Bio Networking with MyEMBS
Siti Anom Ahmad, Chair for IEEE Malaysia EMBS Chapter
In conjunction with EMB DAY 2022, IEEE Malaysia EMBS Chapter (MyEMBS) has successfully conducted a bio networking event on 23rd March 2022. This event was in collaboration with University Kuala Lumpur and University Malaysia Kelantan. The objective of the program was to bring enhanced value to IEEE-EMBS members and non-members, and to promote EMB to greater biomedical researcher community. The program includes a forum on “Linkage and Grant: Towards Industry-Driven Research” and a mini workshop on “Edge Computing Embedded AI”. About 80 participants registered for the event. The Chapter will also be organizing our flagship conference IECBES2022 on 7th – 9th December 2022. All are invited to participate and submit your paper. For further information on MyEMBS, please visit https://embs.my/ or follow our Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/myembs.
Robotics in Healthcare
M.K.A. Ahamed Khan, Chair for IEEE Malaysia RAS Chapter
Since 2010, the demand for industrial robots has accelerated considerably due to the ongoing trend toward automation and the continued innovative technical improvements in industrial robots. In the last 10 years, the uptake of surgical robots throughout the world especially in US, Europe, UK and Australia is extensive. In Asia, these machines are becoming popular with the hospitals in major cities and the usage is progressively increasing. The international webinar on “Robotics in Healthcare” was held on 29th April 2022. The webinar started by a welcoming speech by the event coordinator Dr. G. Kulanthaivel, Head, Center for International Affairs, National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research, Ministry of Education, Chennai, India. During his speech he introduced to the audience the main speaker Dr. M.K.A. Ahamed Khan, Chair for IEEE Malaysia RAS Chapter, who is currently working as Assistant Professor in UCSI University, Malaysia about his profile and the topic of interest. Almost 200 participants were present.