SCAAST inaugural thematic innovation forum (InnovForum)

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On October 5, 2019, SCAAST successfully organized the inaugural thematic innovation forum (InnovForum) at the NUS Kent Ridge Campus. This time the theme was MedTech with a focus on healthcare and AI. The forum attracted more than 30 attendees including researchers, investors and public servants from local and China. Professors and researchers from NUS and NTU shared the recent development and applications of 13 projects on surgical robots, rehabilitation robotics, AI, VR/AR, flexible electronics, advanced material, Radar, WPT, etc. to healthcare. Investors like Mr. Stanley Zhang, Founding & Managing Partner of the Jubilee Capital Management, Mr. Gary Yang, Founding Partner of the Sky Saga Capital, and Ms. Helen Lian, Vice President of The Carlye Group interacted with the speakers warmly. Representatives from NUS ILO, A*STAR A*ccelerate, and Tianjin, Qingdao and Nanjing from China attended as well. SCAAST will organize more thematic InnovForums regularly.

2019年10月5日,新加坡-中国科学技术交流促进协会(新中科促会)在新加坡国立大学肯特岗校区成功地举办了首届主题性创新论坛。本届论坛以“医疗技术”为主题并聚焦“大健康”和“人工智能”,吸引了30余位参与者,包括业内著名的专家学者和活跃在新中两国的投资人。来自新加坡国立大学和南洋理工大学的多位教授和研究人员分享了手术和康复机器人、人工智能、虚拟/增强现实、柔性电子、先进材料、雷达技术和无线输能等方面的13个项目的发展及其在大健康上的应用。劼羿资本创始人张向东先生、星瀚资本创始人杨歌先生、星瀚资本合伙人孙允和先生以及凯雷集团副总裁连海伦女士与教授学者们展开激烈的对话和讨论。本次活动也有来自新加坡国立大学知识产权管理与工商联络处、新加坡科研局产业转化、天津、青岛和南京浦口高新区的代表等参加。未来新中科促会将定期举办更多的主题性创新论坛.