Dr Paulina Yenbic Chan
Principal & CEO,
Global Mutual Innovation Consortium
Imperial College Ambassador (2014-16),
Imperial College London
Vice Chair (2016-present), IEEE – Women In Engineering HK
PhD, DIC (EEE) Imperial College London
MSc (Resources & Manpower Planning) Birkbeck College, U of London
PhD (honoris causa) International Open University - WHO/UNICEF Alma-Alta Declaration
Focus on applications and translational technologies into commercial products and services in STEM & M(Management), Paulina directs and works with multidisciplinary professionals across continents to foster collaborations in innovative technologies, intelligent infrastructures and green energies. She is a strong advocator of entrepreneurship and Women In STEM.
Dr Chan’s career includes Managing Directors of AT&T/Lucent Technologies in the US, Asia/Pacific Region (expatriate) and the EU (expatriate); Project Director of Exxon/Mobil Corporation Headquarters, New York NY; China Regional General Manager (expatriate) of ICO Global Communications London and Beijing; and Senior Adviser of the EU for Hungary.
Paulina has chaired many programmes and technical session committees of major national and international conferences, including the IEEE (Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineer) - ICC, GLOBCOM, NTC, DSP and INFOCOM. She is also the Champion of the Imperial College London Mentoring Programme to guide young scientists / technologists / engineers / managers-in-training to develop career paths and personal growth.
Skype: paulina.chan1 / +852 9527 1128
Type: Hong Kong Regional Board