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Dr. Ted Chang

Quanta Computer Inc., CTO

Taiwan

Dr. Ted Chang is Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Vice President and General Manager of Quanta Computer, known as the world’s biggest ODM and laptop computer maker. Along with his role as CTO, he oversees corporate technology strategy and global research partnership. Dr. Chang takes the lead of Quanta Research Institute (QRI) for advanced technology research and BU12, a business unit dedicated to end-to-end-end IoT and AI solutions for e-Heath, Smart Medicine and Smart Agriculture.

Dr. Chang is appointed as one of the three representatives from Taiwan for APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC). He also serve as board director of Epoch Foundation and EverFortune.AI Inc., member of Innovation Advisory Council for CCABHI (Centre for Aging and Brain Health Innovation) of Canada, and mentor of startup accelerator platforms, 01Booster of Japan and Garage+ of Taiwan. He is member of various advisory committees of Ministry of Economic Affairs (MoEA), Ministry of Science and Technology(MoST), Ministry of Health and Welfare (MoHW) and major universities in Taiwan on innovation and advanced technology.

Dr. Chang holds B.S. (88), M.S. (92) and Ph.D. (96) degrees, all from the Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, National Cheng-Kung University. Dr. Chang’s research interests now focuses on human centric innovation for smarter lifestyle through AIoT (Artificial Intelligence of Things) that integrate IoT, cloud computing, big data analytics and machine learning. He is dedicated to create a sustainable model so that great ideas in research lab can turn into great social impacts through product and business innovation.