Updated on 4 August 2014
Mr Flores shared his experience and insights on the current opportunities in the global biotech industry and pointed out how Taiwan could seize these growth opportunities. He cited examples of the industry leaders who have recognized Taiwan's rapid growth and advanced in the biotech market.
The conference also featured three power packed talks designed specifically to be - by the industry and for the industry. Dr Guo Yajun, who owns a lab that focuses on experimental cancer immunotherapy and immunogenetherapy, Mr Jiang Xiaoyueh, chairman of Zhejiang Medicine, Dr Zou Xueming, chairman of Alltech Medical System, and Mr Zhang Huawei, chairman of Wego Group all shared their perspective of growth.
Brightest points of the event
• Mindo EEG cap
Developed by the Cross-brain research center, the product drew maximum audience eye balls, with even top CEOs of companies and government officials trying it out. The product entered the event with an estimated $30 billion in business opportunities. Its creators claim that it will be useful in the fields of medicine, education, entertainment and criminal investigation.
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• Wafer inspection technology
Hualian Biotech Research and development of Wafer inspection technology that can detect 350 kinds of genetic diseases