Good Morning, Silicon Valley- 閱讀看世界
Organizer: Good Morning, Silicon Valley
Co-organizers: Monte Jade West, 今周刊
Date: Tuesday, 10/13/2020
MC：李喬琚(Maggie Li)，Good Morning, Silicon Valley 共同版主、本書共同作者。
Registration: Registration is required. Please join Good Morning, Silicon Valley Facebook group first. The zoom meeting link will be distributed on Facebook prior to the event. If you don’t have a Facebook account, please register to Helen at email@example.com. We will email the meeting link prior to the event.
Contact: Maggie at 408-256-1306
Dr. Hsing Kung (龔行憲)
Hsing is Managing Partner of Acorn Campus Ventures, a technology venture fund and incubator in Silicon Valley and East Asia. Hsing co-founded Pine Photonics in 2000 and was CEO and founder of Luxnet Corp from 1998 to 2000. He has co-founded and led several other optoelectronics companies after beginning his career at Hewlett-Packard in 1974. In recent years, Dr. Kung has devoted his time to promoting civic engagement among the Chinese American community. He serves on the California State University Board of Trustees as well as the boards of Vision New America, 1st ACT Silicon Valley Arts, and former chair of Monte Jade Science and Technology Association.
His passion as a leader and commitment to serving his community can be seen in the work he has done for various organizations. Previously he served on the boards of Fremont Union High School District, American Leadership Forum Silicon Valley, San Jose Repertory Theater, Rotary Club of Cupertino, United Way Silicon Valley and the Asian Pacific Islander American Public Affairs Association.
Dr. Hsing Jien Kung (龔行健)
Dr. Kung is a renowned cancer researcher, he is Academician, Academia Sinica, a Chair Professor, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan, former President, National Health Research Institutes. He is committed to help mentoring next generation cancer biologists and aspiring young faculty in the US, in Taiwan and in China. He has served in several advisory boards or teaching position of NCI-designated cancer centers, consultants for NCI, and am a member of advisory committees for several institutes of Academia Sinica, College of Life-science at National Tsing-Hua University, Cancer Center at Taipei Medical University, National Yang-Ming University.
As Director of Basic Sciences, UC Davis Cancer Center, he directed basic cancer research with specialty in molecular genetics of prostate cancer and viral induced cancers. My current research interests are in the areas of targeted cancer therapies. His lab is involved in developing tyrosine kinase inhibitors and animal disease models as well as identifying mechanisms associated drug resistance. He received many outstanding recognitions, including, NCI MERIT Award, CaP CURE Research Award, American Cancer Society Faculty Research Development Award, Faculty Research Award, Fellow of Leukemia Society of America.
He loves to play piano and Hymnals
龔行健從事癌症研究超過四十年，中央研究院院士，現任教於台北醫學大學，在腫瘤病毒與癌症基因研究有多項重大發現，曾任中華民國國家衛生研究院院長、加州大學戴維斯分校癌症中心基礎研究主任和教授、曾任教於Michigon State, Case Western Reserve。獲多項美國癌症研究機構研究獎。並為清大、交大講座教授、台灣大學畢業、加州理工學院博士，UCSF博士後。