2009 US-Taiwan Biomedical Engineering Forum (I)

Sponsored by National Science Council, Taiwan, R.O.C.

Goal:      To provide introductory information for professional engineers to consider a possible different career path in biomedical engineering

Time:      Saturday, June 27, 2009, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm 

Location:     Silicon Valley Conference Room 
                   5201 Great America Parkway 
                   Santa Clara, California, USA 95054 

Fee:      FREE Admission with pre-registration 
On-line registration: http://www.eventbee.com/view/cieshortcourse/event?eventid=59301 

     1:00 pm - 1:30 pm Registration 
     1:30 pm - 1:40 pm Welcome Remarks 
     1:40 pm - 2:25 pm Medical Technology - Past, Present and Future 
     2:25 pm - 3:05 pm Career in Biospace 
     3:05 pm - 3:30 pm Break 
     3:30 pm - 4:15 pm Biomaterials and SJSU Medical Device Curriculum 
     4:15 pm - 5:00 pm Path to Become a Medical Device Engineer 

Distinguished Speakers: 

Mr. Mir Imran, Founder, InCube Laboratories 
"Medical Technology - Past, Present and Future" 

Dr. Henry Wachob, Founder and President, Bio2Device Group, 
"To Be or Not To Be - Is Biospace Your Long Term Career Goal?" 

Prof. Guna Selvaduray, Associate Dean for Research and Professor, Materials Engineering, Davidson College of Engineering, San Jose State University 
"Engineering's Contributions to the Quality of Life and SJSU Biomedical Devices Curriculum" 

Dr. Chung-Chu Chen, Stanford-Taiwan Biomedical Fellowship Program 
Center for Cardiovascular Technology, School of Medicine, Stanford University 
"My Path to Become a Medical Device Engineer"