Programme
Day 1: 18th August, 2018 (Saturday)

Programme information is subject to changes

 
Charles K. Kao Auditorium
 
Conference Hall 4-6
 
Conference Hall 7
10:00 – 10:30 Morning Tea
10:30 – 12:30
  Biomedical Innovations – From Research to Clinical
The Clinician perspective

The Engineer perspective
Samuel AU
The Clinical perspective

The Capitalist perspective -
Hong Kong: A Commercialization Hub for Biomedical Innovations

Ian HUEN
The Industry perspective
Simon DIMAIO

Panel Discussion
Abstracts Poster Session


12:45 – 13:45
  Lunch Symposium  


14:00 – 15:45
Opening Plenary Lecture

Therese P F Chow Lecture: How AI Redefines the Role of Doctors
Joseph SUNG

How Robots Redefine the Role of Therapists
Robert RIENER
EMedIC Global Awards Presentation
(Live Broadcast)
Opening Plenary Lecture

EMedIC Global Awards Presentation
 
15:45 – 16:00 Tea Break
16:00 – 17:40
Parallel Thematic Sessions 1
Medical Robotics I
The Cybathlon Promotes the Development of Biomedical Assistive Technology for the Disabled
Robert RIENER

Exoskeleton Robotics for Stroke Rehabilitation
Raymond TONG


(Lecture information to be updated)



(Lecture information to be updated)

Panel Discussion
Nanomedicine & Biosensing I
Robotics for Cell Surgery
Dong SUN


Emerging Plasmonics: Light Switching for Super-localized Biomedical Imaging and Sensing
Donghyun KIM

Diagnostics of Infectious Diseases via a New Biomarker: the Activity of Essential Pathogen Specific Enzymes
Megan HO

Lecture by Marten BRELEN

Panel Discussion
Abstracts Poster Session