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Sunday, January 12, 2020

Microbes Exhibition

Location: Campus library

Immerse yourself at the ‘Microbes’ exhibition inspired by the amazing and often magnificent microscopic organisms such as bacteria and viruses that live within us. Take a selfie with &ldqu ... more

‘Inside You’ Exhibition

Location: Spine

A secret world lives on, in, and all around you. Meet the human microbiome  Your body is home to trillions of bacteria, viruses, and other microbes. Many of us think of microorganisms as the &ld ... more

KAUST SCIENTIFIC ILLUSTRATIONS

Location: Campus library

Digital Exhibition This digital exhibition showcases illustrations by KAUST’s scientific illustrators who collaborate with KAUST faculty members to translate complex scientific concepts into in ... more

Transcription Factors

Location: Building 9 Lecture hall 1

By Mark Ptashne

Lecture by Mark Ptashne, Ludwig Chair of Molecular Biology at Memorial Sloan–Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. ABOUT THIS LECTURE Mark Ptashne had a good fortune, early ... more

Design and Build Medical Devices- Group A 1/5

Location: Innovation Cluster, Level 0, Prototyping Core Lab

By Ali Alfrshuti | Tamer Shahin | Yasser Al-Omrany

An offering with a pre-selection process Objectives: Participants will be organized in teams where they will apply the basics of design skills, problem-solving, and workshop skills to make a prototy ... more

Design and Build Medical Devices - Group B 1/5

Location: Innovation Cluster, Level 0, Prototyping Core Lab

By Ali Alfrshuti | Tamer Shahin | Yasser Al-Omrany

An offering with a pre-selection process Objectives: Participants will be organized in teams where they will apply the basics of design skills, problem-solving, and workshop skills to make a prototy ... more

Transcriptional Control of Neuronal Identity

Location: Building 9 Lecture hall 1

By Oliver Hobert

Lecture by Oliver Hobert, Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics at Columbia University and Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. ABOUT THIS LECTURE Ol ... more

Targeting Tumor Microenvironment to Improve Therapy 1/2

Location: Building 9 Lecture hall 1

By Leaf Huang

Lecture by Leaf Huang, Fred Eshelman Distinguished Professor, Division of Pharmacoengineering and Molecular Pharmaceutics in the Eshelman School of Pharmacy, the University of North Carolina at C ... more

Welcoming / Opening Remarks and Keynotes

Location: Bldg 20

By Ian Campbell | Nicholas Peppas

  2:00 - 2:15 P.M. WELCOMING ADDRESS   Dr. Tony Chan President, KAUST   2:15 - 5:00 P.M OPENING KEYNOTE LECTURES   Introdu ... more

Med Tech Global Exhibition - Day 1

Location: Bldg 19 Exhibit Halls 1,2,& 3

The “Global Health and MedTech Exhibition” will be held as part of WEP 2020 on January 12 and 13, 2020. This exhibition will provide an opportunity for global businesses to present their t ... more