Victor Tong Joo Chuan
Director, Social and Cognitive Computing Department, Institute of High Performance Computing
Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
PhD, National Univ. of Singapore. Was the only Asian on the inaugural Senior Innovation Advisory Board, Pfizer, the world's largest research-based pharmaceutical company, New York, USA. Currently, Research Manager, SAP Research Singapore, and Adjunct Assistant Professor, Dept of Biochemistry, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National Univ. of Singapore. Areas of research: business network orchestration, business analytics, computational immunology and combinatorial library design. Recipient: MIT TR35 Award (2008) for the world's top 35 science and technology innovators under the age of 35; Singapore Youth Award (Science & Technology) 2009, the nation's highest accolade for youth excellence below the age of 35.