Dare to Collaborate:Expediting Performance Materials Growth with Fusion Innovation
Do not miss this webinar on Thursday, May 7th with Selina Qu, Associate Director of Strategy Development & Realization at Merck China Performance Materials, Steven Zhang, Partner at DUNYU Co., Ltd，Dr. Ning Qiao, CEO and co-founder at SynSense，and Mira Zhang, Senior Manager at Merck Innovation Hub China.
We will discuss how to collaborate and expedite performance materials growth with fusion innovation.
Selina Qu, Associate Director of Strategy Development & Realization, Merck China Performance Materials. She's in charge of the long-term strategic planning and key projects development and realization in Merck China Performance Materials. Before that, she was in charge of the implementation of build up innovation pipeline in China. She holds an MBA degree from Manchester Business School and a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from East China University of Science and Technology.
Steven Zhang holds a Master Degree in Automation and Engineering School of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, P.R.China. He is also an alumnus of CEIBS and ANTAI Business School. He has served as the Chief Architect in Intel Corporation in the fields of wireless, NB-IOT stack, graphic acceleration, and artificial intelligence where he generated a good number of U.S. patents. As one of previous Intel think tank, Steven was responsible for multiple smart edge devices’ design & architect in the collaboration project with Microsoft and Google. Now he joined DUNYU Co., Ltd. and led the team to actively perform in the field of image processing through edge rendering turing and artificial intelligence for digital twins.
Ning Qiao，CEO and co-founder at SynSense.Ning Qiao received the Ph.D. degree in microelectronics from the Institute of Semiconductors, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, in 2012, with a focus on ultra-low-power low-noise mixed-signal circuits in SOI process. He joined the Institute of Neuroinformatics, University of Zurich and ETH Zürich, Switzerland, as a PostDoctoral Researcher, in 2012, where he is involved in leading mixed-signal multi-core neuromorphic VLSI circuits and systems. He is co-founder and CEO of SynSense Technology Co., Ltd. and assistant professor at the Institute of Neuroinformatics, UZH& ETHZ, leading ultra-low power neuromorphic VLSI development and transferring mature neuromorphic computing technology to market for real tasks.
Mira Zhang is the senior manager at Merck Innovation Hub China. She is managing the accelerator and ideation programs in China. Mira had rich experience in startup-corporate collaboration and project management. Prior to joining the Merck Innovation Hub, Mira worked in Merck China healthcare business since 2013. She worked in the executive office and strategy realization office of Biopharma China and APAC, Mira has also an intrapreneurial experience with Merck APAC goes digital initiative in 2016. Mira got her bachelor degree from University of Hull, UK, master degree from Tsinghua University and Executive MBA from INSEAD.