Forum Co-Chairs: Dr. Hey-Kyoung Lee (KWiSE president; Johns Hopkins University) and Dr. Hye-On Yoon (KWE president; KBSI)

The Association of Korean Women Scientists & Engineers (KWSE) and Korean-American Women in Science and Engineering (KWiSE) invite you to participate in the “Joint Forum on BT Convergence.” The main purpose of the forum is to foster collaboration and networking between Korean and Korean-American women in science and engineering fields. This year’s topic is on Biotechnology Convergence, which aims to bring on synergistic interaction between bioscience, data science and nanotechnology. Technical talks are followed by a general discussion, which will allow interaction between the participants to promote collaborations and partnerships.


Thursday, August 15, 2019

August 15 Thursday, 4:00-6:00 PM, Room: Grand Ballroom B
Forum: KWSE-KWiSE Joint Forum on BT Convergence
Chair: Dr. Hey-Kyoung Lee (KWiSE, Johns Hopkins University) and Dr. Hye-On Yoon (KWSE, KBSI)
Time Title and Authors
4:00 PM Title: Introduction

Dr. Hey-Kyoung Lee (KWiSE) and Dr. Hye-On Yoon (KWSE)


4:10 PM Title: Automatized Statistical Monitoring of Staggered Entry Data

Dr. Dong-Yun Kim (National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, NIH)

4:25 PM Title: Bio-Medical Data Visualization

Dr. Jinah Park (School of Computing, KAIST)

4:40 PM Title: Unmasking Molecular Profiles of Urological Diseases

Dr. Jayoung Kim (Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, UCLA)

4:55 PM Title: Bionanotechnology-based Biosensor and Nanosafety Research

Dr. Jinyoung Jeong (Environmental Diseases Research Center, KRIBB)

5:10 PM Discussion

Moderated by Dr. Jungsun Yun (Convergence Service Center, KISTI)