T. T. Chao Symposium on Innovation: Instruments and Informatics—Seeing Bodies in Their Environments

Conferences & Symposia
Thursday, April 27, 2017
1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. CDT (UTC -5)
University of Houston, Bert F. Winston Band and Performance Complex
3780 Cullen Blvd.
Houston, TX 77004
United States

The T. T. Chao Symposium on Innovation brings together established and emerging leaders in the technical, entrepreneurial, and policy arenas to think constructively about how Houston’s industrial and entrepreneurial heritage can address society’s needs in the 21st century.

This year’s event will focus on how new technologies of visualization and data management are giving different meanings to bodies and environments.

Conference Schedule

1:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m. Symposium

4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Reception


Ioannis Kakadiaris
Professor of Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering, University of Houston

Petra Wilder-Smith
Director of Dentistry, Beckman Laser Institute, University of California, Irvine

Baraquiel Reyna
Deputy Manager, Exploration Medical Capability, NASA Johnson Space Center

William Buras
Director, Life Sciences R&D, Tietronix Software

Dorit Donoviel
Director, Biomedical Innovation Lab, Center for Space Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine

More Information

For more information, please contact program assistant Zackary Biro at 215.873.8203 or zbiro@sciencehistory.org.

The T. T. Chao Symposium on Innovation is made possible through the generosity of the Ting Tsung and Wei Fong Chao Foundation.

This event is produced in collaboration with the University of Houston.