November 29, 2018
11:15  -  12:30

From multi-national corporations to international agencies, government organisations to global innovation networks universities collaborate across sectors, industries and the world. This session will showcase examples of innovative collaboration and explore how WTUN can harness its collective strength for innovation through global collaboration.

Speakers in this session include:

  •  Professor Richard Dashwood, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research), Coventry University, UK: Faculty on the Factory Floor
  • Professor Ajayan Vinu, Global Innovation Chair for Advanced Nanomaterials, University of Newcastle, Australia: Advanced Nanomaterials for Clean Energy and Environment
  • Universiti Teknologi Malaysia: UTM’s collaborative research with Japan
  • Professor Geoff Rodgers, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research & Innovation), Brunel University London: National Structural Integrity Research Centre – a unique model of university-industry interaction
  •  NELCAST, an industry perspective
  •  Professor Abdulla Al-Hawaj, Founding President/Managing Director, Ahlia University, Bahrain: The Premise of International Universities Presence in the Gulf: A Global Collaboration Success
  • Asst.Prof.Dr.Montira Nopharatana, Vice President for Industry and Partnerships, King Mongkutt’s University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand Developing A Platform for University-Industry Partnership
  • Professor Alok Dhawan, Director, CSIR-Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Research Institutes, University and Industry Collaboration

Session Category :  2018