The two-week Winter Enrichment Program (WEP) will return in 2020 from January 12 to 23 under the theme
Meet the confirmed speakers of WEP 2020
Dr Elsa Sotiriadis, aka The Biofuturist, is a synthetic biologist turned biotech VC turned futurist, SF author and...cyborg.Read More
Bioethicist and Research Professor at Dalhousie University, USA. Professor Baylis' work is at the intersection of applied ethics...Read More
Professor of Chemistry Research Chair in DNA Nanoscience at McGill University, Canada. Hanadi Sleiman works on new...Read More
Dr Ian Campbell is Interim Executive Chair at Innovate UK. He works on funding and connecting with UK business to drive sector growth.Read More
Ajay K. Royyuru
Dr. Ajay Royyuru leads Healthcare & Life Sciences research at IBM. He is engaged in research that will advance personalized, information-based medicine...Read More
Rifat Atun is Professor of Global Health Systems at Harvard University and the Director of Global Health Systems Cluster at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.Read More
Nobel Prize for Physics 2014 for the invention of efficient blue light-emitting diodes, which has enabled bright and energy-saving white light sources. Shuji Nakamura...Read More
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Timeline of past events
Time to get excited with next year's WEP 'Personalized Medicine'
Schedule for WEP 2020
Under the umbrella of the VP for Academic Affairs, WEP puts on events designed to enrich and inspire participants through lectures, workshops, entrepreneurial, and cultural activities not typically found in academic programsView Schedule
Find out more about our programs and events
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KAUST Associate Professor Niveen M. Khashab to chair University’s 2020 Winter Enrichment Program
L'Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science Award in the field of physical science for her research in organic chemistry...
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Innovation for the future
What is innovation and how do you do it? This is the million dollar question for most growing...
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You are what you eat and when
We've all heard the saying "you are what you eat," but an increasing body of cutting-edge..
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