Life Science Trends to Watch: ASConference 2017 - Current and Emerging Trends in Detection & Diagnostics

Some 600 participants comprising decision makers from industry, academics, graduating students, as well as guests from research institutes, commercial laboratories, and the food, chemical, medical, pharmaceutical, and nutraceutical industries attended the ASConference 2017 organised by the School of Applied Science on 24 Aug.

The theme for this year was Current & Emerging Trends in Detection & Diagnostics. The conference featured eminent speakers who covered a wide range of topics such as novel detection technologies, instrumentation and integration, biosensors, and future products.

Dr Lee Chee Wee, Director, School of Applied Science

Dr Saravanan Padmanabhan, Head, COI, ASC

Dr Parasuraman Padmanabhan, DDHead of Operation, Centre for Neuroimaging Research @NTU (CENReN)

Assoc Prof. Yap Peng Huat Eric, LKC School of Medicine, NTU

Biotechnology graduate & entrepreneur Fan Mingwei speaking on 3D printing

Dr Chong Chee Leong, MD, Aviation Virtual Pte Ltd

Keynote speaker Dr Holden Li

Prof Shabbir Moochhala, Head, CMD, ASC

Mr Darren Thomas, Co-founder & CEO, Double Helix Tracking Technologies

Ms Nichole Lee, Regional Product Manager, ThermoFisher Scientific

Mr Andrew Tjioe (extreme right), Chairman of the School Advisory Committee

PCEO Mr Peter Lam and guests