Victor Tong Joo Chuan
Director, Social and Cognitive Computing Department, Institute of High Performance Computing
Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
Victor Tong Joo Chuan is a Senior Scientist with A*STAR's Institute of High Performance Computing. His research interests include social innovation, biomedical informatics, transportation and logistics, mobile technologies and integrated city planning. Tong is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Department of Biochemistry of the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine at the National University of Singapore. He previously served as a Senior Innovation Advisory Board Member of Pfizer and was the pioneering Research Manager in charge of ramping up SAP Research headquarters for the APJ region in Singapore. Tong has received numerous awards for his work, including the MIT TR35 Award and the Singapore Youth Award for Science & Technology. He has a PhD in from the National University of Singapore.