Plenary Speaker (Photo, Name, Affiliation and Short Biography)

Prof. Masateru Taniguchi, Osaka Univ., Japan
An artificial intelligence nanopore platform for infectious virus detection
Masateru Taniguchi, Ph.D., is Professor of Bionanotechnology, the Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Osaka University. He obtained a Ph.D. in structures and physical properties of organic molecular conductors from Kyoto University in 2001. He then became a postdoc in the Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research in Osaka University. In 2002, he became an assistant professor in Osaka University. In 2007, he became a researcher of PRESTO (Precursory Research for Embryonic Science and Technology), Japan Science and Technology Agency. He worked as an associate professor at Osaka University (2008-2011). His current research interests include single-molecule science and single-molecule technologies.
Prof. Patrick Naulleau, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Dr. Vivek Singh, NVIDIA