LSGCC 2013

2013 IEEE Life Sciences Grand Challenges Conference (LSGCC)


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Monday, December 2, 2013

Welcome Remarks


Plenary Talks – Biomedical Research: Knowledge, Inspiration and Science

Frontiers of Medical Robotics

  • Paolo Dario, Ph.D., Director, The BioRobotics Institute and Polo Sant’Anna Valdera Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna Pisa” Italy Abstract
  • Sunil K. Agrawal, Ph.D., Columbia University, USA Abstract

Frontiers of Bio-Nanotechnology

  • Luke Lee, Ph.D., Arnold and Barbara Silverman Distinguished Professor, University of California, Berkeley, USA Presentation
  • Jing Cheng, Ph.D., Tsinghua University, Chinese Academy of Engineering, Director of National Biochip Research and Engineering Center, Beijing, China Abstract

Neuro Night – Symposium on Frontiers of Human Brain

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Frontiers of Computational Medicine

Frontiers of Imaging

Frontiers of Bioengineering

  • Shuming Nie, Ph.D., Wallace H. Coulter Distinguished Chair Professor in Biomedical Engineering at Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA Presentation,
  • Rashid Bashir, Ph.D., Abel Bliss Professor and Head of Bioengineering Department, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL, USA Abstract

Solutions to Global Health

Innovations and Entrepreneurship
Panel moderator: Tan Sze Wee, A*STAR BMRC