SPEAKERS

 

Dr Jordan Nguyen

eminent biomedical engineer designing life-changing technologies Representing our Event Partner New Horizons

 Dr. Jordan Nguyen is a man on a mission. To improve the lives of as many disabled people as possible through technology. An eminent Biomedical Engineer, Jordan is at the forefront of technological developments. As founder of Psykinetic, he designs life-changing technologies focusing on intelligent, futuristic and inclusive technology.

Drawing on his experience of almost breaking his own neck, Jordan developed a mind-controlled smart wheelchair for people with high-level physical disability.

Jordan is representing disability support provider and event partner, New Horizons for the second time this year. Together they want to support and improve the lives of people with disabilities and support them to realise their opportunities.

Upon completing his PhD in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Technology Sydney, Jordan was accepted into the prestigious UTS Chancellor’s List. His amazing work has been featured in a range of TV, radio, magazine and newspaper interviews, including ABC’s Catalyst and Channel TEN’s The Project.

As this year’s keynote speaker, Jordan will be talking on the impact and potential of technology to improve lives.

With the ability to translate highly technical concepts and future trends into easy to understand ideas Jordan’s talk will be relevant to any person or organisation looking to proactively embrace and adapt to technological change. Don’t miss it!


Jordan Nguyen's Website

New Horizons Website


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Appearances coming up: BEYOND SUPERHUMAN
// Time: 9:45am Date: Day One, Thursday 22 June 2017

   
   
   

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