SCHEDULE
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Time Event Location(s)
15:30 – 20:30  Workshop Onsite Registration  Test
16:00 – 18:00  SNU Campus Tour (optional)   
18:30 – 20:30  Welcome Mixer & Reception   
Friday, October 25, 2019
Time Event Location(s)
08:30 – 09:00  Workshop Onsite Registration  
09:00 – 10:30  Opening Ceremony, Welcome Remarks & Asian Deans’ Forum  

Plenary Remarks

Prof. Jung-Hye Roe
President of the National Research Foundation of Korea
Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, College of Natural Sciences
Seoul National University
 
10:30 – 11:00  Coffee Break   
  Theme: Becoming a Faculty Member    
11:00 – 11:15  Keynote I – Preparing Your Application

Prof. Kyoko Ishizaka
Professor, Department of Applied Physics and Quantum-Phase Electronic Center
The University of Tokyo
 
11:15 – 11:30  Keynote II – Preparing and Conducting Job Interviews & Presentations 

Prof. Penny Martens
Associate Dean of PG Research and Training
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
UNSW Sydney
 
11:30 – 12:45  Panel Discussion I   
12:45 – 13:45  Lunch   
13:45 – 14:00  Keynote III – Personal Experience as a Young Faculty 

Prof. Anna Lee
Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)
 
14:00 – 15:00  Panel Discussion II 

Panel Speakers:

Dr. Winnie Leung
Teaching Faculty
Division of Integrative Systems and Design
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 
15:00 – 15:30  Coffee Break   
15:30 – 17:00  Participants’ Elevator Pitch    
17:00 – 18:45  Poster Session & Meetings with Deans / Department Heads of Engineering of Organizers (by invitation)   
19:00 – 21:00  Workshop Dinner   
Saturday, October 26, 2019
Time Event Location(s)
  Theme: Thriving in Academia  
09:00 – 09:15 Keynote IV – How to Become a Great Educator

Prof. Yuanchun Shi
Professor, Department of Computer Science and Technology
Tsinghua University
 
09:15 – 09:30  Keynote V – Building a Strong Research Group

Prof. Anqi Qiu
Dean's Chair Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
National University of Singapore
 
09:30 – 10:45 Panel Discussion III – Senior Faculty Panel

Panel Speakers:

Prof. Hsu-Chun Hsiao
Assistant professor, Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering
Graduate Institute of Networking and Multimedia
National Taiwan University
 
10:45 – 11:15  Coffee Break  
  Theme: Individual & Society   
11:15 – 11:30  Keynote VI – Work-life Balance

Prof. Wei-Fang Su
Distinguished Professor, Department of Material Science and Engineering
National Taiwan University
 
11:30 – 11:45  Keynote VII – Knowledge Transfer

Prof. Pascale Fung
Ph.D., FIEEE, FISCA
Professor, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Director, Center for Artificial Intelligence Research (CAiRE)
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 
11:45 – 12:45  Panel Discussion IV  
13:00 – 14:00  Lunch  
14:00 – 16:00 Mentoring Sessions

Prof. Akiko Kumada
Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Systems
The University of Tokyo

Prof. Anna Lee
Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)

Prof. Penny Martens
Associate Dean of PG Research and Training
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
UNSW Sydney

Prof. Lucy Marshall
Associate Dean of Engineering (Equity and Diversity)
Associate Professor, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
UNSW Sydney
 
16:00 – 18:00  Meetings with Deans / Department Heads of Engineering of Organizers  (by invitation) 
& Poster Session or extended Mentoring Sessions
 
18:00 – 18:30  Closing Remarks & Feedback  
Sunday, October 27, 2019
Time Event Location(s)
9:00 – 11:00 SNU Campus Tour (optional)
Meetings with Deans / Department Heads of Engineering of Organizers (by invitation)
 
12:00 End of the Workshop