Hannah Brown, CNBP researcher, has attended the Global Young Scientists Summit@one-north (GYSS) in Singapore, 17-22 January, 2016.
The Summitt, an international gathering of 300 young researchers from all over the world, is a forum where attendees meet for a week to be inspired by internationally eminent science and technology leaders via plenary sessions, panel discussions, small group sessions and site visits.
This year, twenty one distinguished speakers took part in the 2016 event which included – 13 Nobel Laureates, 4 Turing Awardees, 2 Fields Medalists and 2 Millennium Technology Prize Winners.
Discussions were focused on how research and innovation can be harnessed to address major global challenges. The specific topic focus this year – “Sustainable and Liveable Cities.”
Additional information can be found online at the GYSS web site.