List of Speakers 

Plenary Speakers  
James Barber  Imperial College London, UK, The Porter Medal Awardee
Johan Hofkens  KU Leuven, Belgium
Dongho Kim  Yonsei University, South Korea
Frederick Lewis  Northwestern University, USA, The Porter Medal Awardee
Jim Lin  Institute of Atomic & Molecular Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Rudolph Marcus  California Institute of Technology, USA
Hiroaki Misawa  Hokkaido University, Japan
Paul Mulvaney  University of Melbourne, Australia
Gregory Scholes  Princeton University, USA
 Masuhara Lectureship Awardee
Toshinori Suzuki  Kyoto University, Japan
George Thomas  Indian Institute of Science Education and Research TVM, India
Zhong Qun Tian  Xiamen University, China
Vivian Yam  The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
 Masuhara Lectureship Awardee
   
Keynote Speakers  
Jiro Abe  Aoyama Gakuin University, Japan
Ramon Alvarez-Puebla  Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain
Pi-Tai Chou  National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Shunichi Fukuzumi  Meijo University, Japan and Ewha Womans University, Korea
 Winner of the APA Award
Yuan-Pern Lee  National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Xiaogang Liu  National University of Singapore, Singapore
Hiroshi Miyasaka  Osaka University, Japan
J. N. Moorthy  Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India
David Phillips  The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Bin Ren  Xiamen University, China
Chen-Ho Tung  Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, CAS, China
Jianfang Wang  Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Bengang Xing  Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Qihua Xiong  Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Haw Yang  Princeton University, USA
   
Invited Speakers  
Toby Bell  Monash University, Australia
Yin Thai Chan  National University of Singapore, Singapore
Huan-Cheng Chang   Institute of Atomic and Molecular Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Vijila Chellappan  Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Singapore
Haoming Chen  National Taiwan University, Taiwan
I-Chia Chen  National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Kai Chen   Victoria U of Wellington, New Zealand
Yuan-Chung Cheng   National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Myong Yong Choi  Gyeongsang National University, Korea
James Chon   Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
Li-Kang Chu  National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Aloke Das  Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune, India
Jeff Davis    Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
Jyotishman Dasgupta  Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India
Hongjin Fan     Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Cristina Flors      IMDEA, Spain
Malcolm Forbes   Bowling Green State University, USA
Akihiro Furube  Tokushima University/ AIST, Japan
Shuhei Furukawa  Kyoto University, Japan 
Weibo Gao  Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Maxim Gelin  TU Munchen, Germany
Ken Ghiggino  University of Melbourne, Australia 
Atsushi Goto   Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Satoshi Habuchi           King Abdullah Uni of Science & Tech, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Mahesh Hariharan  Indian Institute of Science Education and Research TVM, India
Akiyoshi Hishikawa  Nagoya University, Japan
James Hutchison  University of Strasbourg and CNRS, France
Hiroshi Ikeda  Osaka Prefectural University, Japan
Kohei Imura                 Waseda University, Japan
Taiha Joo  POSTECH, Korea
James Kah  National University of Singapore, Singapore
Youngjong Kang  Hanyang University, Korea
Ryuzi Katoh  Nihon University/AIST, Japan
Tsuyoshi Kawai      Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Tak W Kee  University of Adelaide, Australia
Hwan Kyu Kim  Korea University, Korea
Hyeon-Deuk Kim   Kyoto University, Japan
Sang Kyu Kim  KAIST, Korea
Zee Hwan Kim  Seoul National University, Korea
Vincent Chi-Chiu Ko  City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Takayoshi Kobayashi    The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
Hikaru Kuramochi         RIKEN, Japan
Wai-Ming Kwok     Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Yih Hong Lee  Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Yi Li  Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, CAS, China
Aude Lietard    Korea University, Korea
Yee Fun Lim  Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Singapore
Bin Liu     Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Kenneth Kam-Wing Lo  City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Zhi Heng Loh    Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 
 Winner of the APA Prize for Young Scientists 2015
Hiromitsu Maeda  Ritsumeikan University, Japan
Sudipta Maiti  Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India
Deepak Mathur  Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India
Michel-Beyerle   Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Atsushi Miura  Hokkaido University, Japan
Attila Mozer     University of Wollongong, Australia     
Kei Murakoshi        Hokkaido University, Japan
Takuya Nakashima         Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
 Winner of the APA Prize for Young Scientists 2016
Kaoru Ohta  Kobe University, Japan
Kok How Ong        Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Singapore
Zi-En Ooi  Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Singapore
Matthew Paige  University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Sungnam Park  Korea University, Korea
Xiaojun Peng  Dalian University of Technology, China
Julia Perez-Prieto   Universidad de Valencia, Spain
Biju Vasudevan Pillai     Hokkaido University, Japan
Jerome Plain  University of Technology of Troyes, France
Ken Sakai               Kyushu University, Japan
Masanori Sakamoto   Kyoto University, Japan
Anunay Samanta      University of Hyderabad, India
Sameer Sapra  Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India
Fangwei Shao  Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Yutaka Shibata  Tohoku University, Japan
Michel Sliwa  Université de Lille, France
Trevor Smith  University of Melbourne, Australia
Cesare Soci  Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Han Sen Soo  Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
 Winner of the APA Prize for Young Scientists 2016
Teruki Sugiyama  National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Tze Chien Sum  Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Handong Sun   Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Hitoshi Tamiaki  Ritsumeikan University, Japan
Keiko Tawa  Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan
Nikodem Tomczak  Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Singapore
Tsukasa Torimoto    Nagoya University, Japan
Yasuyuki Tsuboi  Osaka City University, Japan
Kingo Uchida  Ryukoku University, Japan
Hiroshi Uji-I  KU Leuven, Belgium and Hokkaido University, Japan
Kosei Ueno  Hokkaido University, Japan
Tomokazu Umeyama  Kyoto University, Japan  
 Winner of the APA Prize for Young Scientists 2015
Kazuya Watanabe  Kyoto University, Japan
Evan Williams  Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Singapore
Thorsten Wohland   National University of Singapore, Singapore
Keith Man-Chung Wong  South University of Science and Technology of China, China
Qing-Hua Xu  National University of Singapore
Yusuke Yamada  Osaka City University, Japan
Guoqiang Yang   Institute of Chemistry the Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Huiying Yang   Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore
Jye-Shane Yang  National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Ting Yu  Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Noor Idayu Mat Zahid  University of Malaya, Malaysia
Hua Zhang  Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Yong Zhang  National University of Singapore, Singapore
Zhengyang Zhang  Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Yanli Zhao  Nanyang Techonological University Singapore 
 Winner of the APA Prize for Young Scientists 2016
Yong Sheng Zhao  Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Junrong Zheng  Rice University, USA