2012 IEEE Life Sciences Grand Challenges Conference Presentations
Introductory and Keynote Addresses
The Conference was fortunate to have well-known and respected speakers to provide keynote and introductory talks.
by Peter Staecker, Ph.D.
President-Elect of IEEE
Keynote Lecture #1 ‘Convergence as the Third Revolution’,
by Phillip A. Sharp, Ph.D.
Nobel Laureate, Physiology or Medicine
National Medal of Science Laureate
Institute Professor, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Keynote Lecture #2 ‘Technological Innovation and Serving the Globe’,
by Charles M. Vest, Ph.D.
National Medal of Technology Laureate
President, National Academy of Engineering
President Emeritus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology