Event: 2015 Symposium : Neurodegenerative Disease & Cloud Computing

2015 Symposium

Our 2015 Symposium was a great success. We would like to thank everyone who attended our symposium and contribute their time and knowledge to this event. We look forward to seeing everyone again soon. FullSizeRender(13)-S

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Due to limited seating for this FREE Public Event, we only accept online registration and reservation! Thank you!


Neurodegenerative Disease and Cloud Computing


11/6/2015 7:30am – 1:00pm


Banner Sun Health Research Institute / 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Building B, Sun City, AZ 85351 (Map)

Event Detail:

This symposium is to facilitate the discussion and idea exchanges between scientists and business leaders from both Taiwan and Arizona on their views and visions of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), its risks and prevention strategies to work together, with advanced technologies, to end AD without losing another generation .

The goal is to create a platform so that people from Taiwan and Arizona can work together on research projects and joint business ventures related to AD and other common area of interest.


  • Angela Yin Cesal – Event Host (bio)
  • Director Chang – Honorable Host (bio)
  • Dr. Eric M Reiman, MD – Keynote speaker
  • Dr. Thomas Beach, MD – Speaker
  • Dr. Chris Lee, Ph.D – Speaker (bio)


  • Dr. Kewei Chen (bio)


7:30 – 7:50: Breakfast & Social

7:50 – 7:55: Opening / Angela Yin Cesal (AZ-TW Chairwoman)

7:55 – 8:10: Director Richard Chang (Taipei Economic and Culture Office in Los Angeles)

8:10 – 9:00: Dr. Eric M Reiman (Banner Health)
Topic: Ending Alzheimer’s together

09:00am – 09:50am : Dr. Thomas Beach (Banner Health)
Topic: Brain and Body Donation Program Impact on Neurodegenerative Disease Research

09:50am – 10:10am : Break

10:10am – 11:00am: Dr. Chris Lee (NCKU of Taiwan)
Topic: Intelligent Cloud Computing for Biotechnology via Deep Learning

11:00am – 11:30am : Panel discussion and Banner Research/NCKU collaboration signing ceremony.

11:30am – 12:00pm : Tour to Dr Thomas Beach Lab (Brain & Body Donation Program)

12:00pm – 01:00pm : Lunch / Closing

Banner Sun Health Research Institute / 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Building B, Sun City, AZ 85351

Free Parking


Sponsored by

Republic of China (Taiwan)

Co-organized by