• Keynote Speaker

    Prof. Dame Xiangqian (Jane) Jiang

    University of Huddersfield, UK

    Dame Xiangqian (Jane) Jiang DBE, DSc, FREng is a Professor of Precision Metrology at the University of Huddersfield’s Centre for Precision Technologies. She is the Director of the EPSRC Future Metrology Hub and is the Renishaw/Royal Academy of Engineering Chair in Precision Metrology. In 2017 she was recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours list and was made a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire for services to Engineering and Manufacturing.

    Prof. Sugita Naohiko

    The University of Tokyo, Japan

    1. Custom-made knee prosthesis design

    2. Brain Machine Interface

    3. Skull base surgery

    4.Medical Digitalization(Me-DigIT)

    Prof. Hanry Yu

    National University of Singapore,Singapore

    Editor of Biomaterials; invited to publish more than 180 lectures, more than 180 journal articles and more than 250 conference papers, applied for more than 50 patents, and co-founded 6 companies

    Prof. Dichen Li

    Xi 'an Jiaotong University, China

    Vice President, Professor and Doctoral Supervisor of Xi'an Jiaotong University School of Mechanical Engineering. He presided over the National Natural Science Foundation of China, replacing the laser with a violet light as a light-curing source. The research has been industrialized and listed in the National Torch Program, a high-tech promotion project, with sales of more than 10 million yuan, making 50 The newly added output value of the enterprise is 200 million yuan. In 2000, it won the National Science and Technology SME Innovation Fund. In 2001, it won the outstanding achievements of the national key scientific and technological research projects of the Ministry of Science and Technology in the Ninth Five-Year Plan. In 2000, it was awarded the first batch of outstanding young teachers and research incentive funds of the Ministry of Education; it was included in the backbone of the Ministry of Education.

    Prof. Tao Xu

    Tsinghua University, China

    Title: 3D Bioprinting for Precision and Regenerative Medicine

    Dr. Xu obtained his Ph.D. in Bioengineering from Clemson University, SC, USA in 2005 and had worked as Research Scientist at Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, NC, USA from 2005 to 2008. Before moved back to China, Dr. Xu had been appointed as a tenure-track Assistant Professor at University of Texas at El Paso from 2008-2013, and also been served as Adjunct Professor at Wake Forest University and Texas Tech University from 2010-2013.

    As one of the pioneers to develop cell and organ printing, Dr. Xu owns the first patent of inkjet printing of viable cells (US7051654) which had been indexed in Wikipedia, and published the first article on cell inkjet printing, which was reported by Science as a major breakthrough in the field. Besides, Dr. Xu has obtained various supports from U.S. and China federal agencies, such as US NSF, NIH, and Chinese High-Tech 863 Program.Dr. Xu has published over 200 peer-reviewed articles and abstracts, and owned 53 licensed US, Europe, China and other international patents. Moreover, Dr. Xu has successfully commercialized a series of regenerative medical devices including the dural repair patch, which was approved by CE, Chinese FDA, Korean FDA and has been applied clinically in over 60 countries with more than 200,000 patients.

    Prof. Wenguo Cui

    Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China

    Title: Electrospun Hydrogel Fibrous Scaffolds for in vivo Rapid Vascularized Skin Flap Regeneration

    Wenguo CUI is a full professor in the Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine. He received his Ph.D degree from Southwest Jiaotong University in 2009 and continued research for regenerative medicine & materials at Harvard Medical School in 2013. Prof. CUI’s research focuses on the development of novel electrospun fibers and nanomaterials for tissue regeneration, drug delivery and disease treatment. He worked as PI for four projects of National Natural Science Foundation of China and eight other grants in Shanghai. He has published more than 140 SCI papers (H=37, Citation>4700), 13 granted patents and 9 book chapters as first or corresponding author. He is the Associate Editor for Mater Sci Eng:C and BMC Mater, and Editor for Mater Today Adv. He is now serving as the specialized member in China Society for Biomaterials for bone regeneration and China Anti-Cancer Association for nanooncology. He is also the youth committee member in Chinese Association of Rehabilitation Medicine for restoration surgery and Chinese Medical Association for orthopedics. He has won the prize of Fundamental Bone Research Scholar in Chinese Medical Association, first prize of Scientific and Technological Progress (4th) of Shanghai, second prize of Outstanding Achievement Award in Science Research in the Ministry of Education twice and Chinse Medicine Award and Huaxia Medicie Award.

    Prof. Zhanqiang Liu

    Shandong University, China

    Mainly engaged in cutting theory and cutting tool technology and other aspects of research

    The winner of the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars, the Distinguished Professor of Shandong Province “Taishan Scholars”, and the State Council Special Allowance Specialist. He is the recipient of the Outstanding Youth Fund of Natural Science of Shandong Province and the Young Teachers Fund of the Huo Yingdong Education Foundation. He was selected as one of the first batch of New Century Excellent Talents Support Program of the Ministry of Education and an outstanding postdoctoral fellow of Shandong Province. He is currently the deputy director of the Ministry of Education of the Ministry of Education, Shandong University, and the director of the Academic Committee of the School of Mechanical Engineering of Shandong University. He is also a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and the executive director of the China Machinery Industry Metal Cutting Tools Association. He is mainly engaged in cutting theory and tools. Research work in technology and other aspects, the main research results won the second prize of national defense science and technology progress, Shandong Province Science and Technology Progress Second Prize and other provincial and ministerial awards.

    Prof. Qiang Zhao

    Nankai University, China

    In the field of biomaterials, Biomaterials, J Control Release, etc. published more than 40 papers in SCI (accumulated impact factor >170), and participated in the preparation of a book. Member of the China Biomaterials Society Regenerative Materials Branch, Member of the American Chemical Society (ACS), BioMed Research International Guest Editor, Journal of Analytical & Molecular Techniques, Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering, Austin Journal of Biomedical Engineering , as well as reviewers of several international academic journals.

    Prof. Jiankang He

    Xi'an Jiaotong University, China

    Research direction: 1. Micro-nano 3D printing process and equipment 2. Biological 3D printing process and equipment

    Prof. Guoqing Pan

    Jiangsu University, China

    Title: Mimicking the Dynamic of Extracellular Matrix (ECM) at Biomaterial Interfaces

    Guoqing Pan received his Ph.D. degree (2011.6) in polymer chemistry and physics from Nankai University (China). He entered the Orthopedic Institute of Soochow University (China) as a lecturer in 2011. Then he joined in the group of Prof. Kenneth J Shea in the department of Chemistry in University of California, Irvine (CA, USA) as a visiting scholar in 2014. He was then supported by the European Union "Horizon-2020" action, as an Individual Fellowship of Marie Skłodowska-Curie in Prof. Börje Sellergren’s group in Malmö Universitet, Sweden. Now he is a full professor in the Institute for Advanced Materials, Jiangsu University (China). His research interests encompass biomimetic dynamic biointerfaces, molecular imprinting, smart hydrogels, polymer chemistry as well as functional and intelligent nanomaterials for biomedical applications. He has been in charge of over 10 research projects from China and EU. He was a guest-editor for "Frontiers in Chemistry" during 2017 and 2018. In addition, he has published over 60 peer-reviewed scientific papers (H-index=25, Citation>2200 from Google Scholar) in leading journals of chemistry and materials such as Acc. Chem. Res., Chem. Soc. Rev., Angew. Chem., J. Am. Chem. Soc., Adv. Funct. Mater., Small, Biomaterials and so on.

    Prof. Shuqi Wang

    Zhejiang University, China

    Doctoral supervisor, Distinguished researcher
    1. State Key Laboratory of Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, the First Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University
    2. Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases
    3. Zhejiang University Institute of Translational Medicine

    Prof. Ming Zhang

    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China

    Musculoskeletal system and human support biomechanics, computational biomechanics, prosthetics and orthopedic bioengineering, ankle biomechanics and footwear design, skin and soft tissue biomechanics, human motion analysis, biomechanics of biological tissues and biomaterials, bone and Joint biomechanics, plant interventional design, etc.

    Prof. Barbara Pui Chan

    University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

    Prof. Barbara Chan obtained her B.Sc. in Biochemistry and Ph.D. in Surgical Science (Faculty of Medicine) at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). She received her first postdoctoral fellowship in the Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology at CUHK. She joined the Innovation and Technology Commission of the government and participated in the operation of the Innovation and Technology Fund. She then received her second postdoctoral fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital of the Harvard Medical School. She has joined the Biomedical Engineering Programme at the University of Hong Kong since 2003. Her research interest are tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, biomaterials, stem cells, mechanoregulation, multiphoton biofabrication and laser medicine.

    A.Prof. Wai-kwok Kelvin Yeung

    University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

    Deputy Director of Shenzhen Key Laboratory for Innovative Technology in Orthopaedic Trauma
    The University of Hong Kong Shenzhen Hospital

    Deputy Master
    Lap-Chee College, The University of Hong Kong

    A.Prof. Zongli Zheng

    City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

    Research Interests: Gene rearrangement in cancer; Molecular epidemiology; Next generation sequencing; CRISPR genome editing; Biotechnology

    A.Prof. Zhilu Yang

    Southwest Jiaotong University, China

    The winner of the Sichuan Outstanding Youth Fund, the reserve candidate for academic and technical leaders in Sichuan Province, and the “Yanghua Scholar” of Southwest Jiaotong University. The main research direction is based on plasma polymerization technology and catechol-inspired chemistry, combined with micro-pattern manufacturing and bio-functional molecular modification to construct a polymeric coating with endothelial function bionics for cardiovascular implantation and surface modification of interventional instruments. Applied basic research; in addition, based on catechol-inspired chemistry, combined with functional bionic design, engaged in the synthesis of organic crystals, multifunctional hydrogels and nanoparticles and its exploration in anticoagulant materials, oncology treatment and cardiovascular implant devices Basic research on application.