Dr. Sang Yup Lee is Distinguished Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and Dean of KAIST Institutes. He is fellow of Korean Academy of Science and Technology, National Academy of Engineering Korea, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Academy of Microbiology, American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering, World Academy of Sciences, and National Academy of Inventors USA, and foreign member of National Academy of Sciences USA and National Academy of Engineering USA. He is Co-Chair of Global Future Council on Biotechnology at the World Economic Forum.
Samson Prize Winner Emanuel Peled, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry at Tel-Aviv University, received his Ph.D. degree (Summa cum laude) in physical chemistry from the Hebrew