Dr Louis Phee is Professor of Mechanical Engineering. He serves as Chair, School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering at NTU. His research interests include Medical Robotics and Mechatronics in Medicine. He had served as the Program Manager of A*STAR’s inaugural MedTech Program. Currently, he is also the CEO of EndoMaster Pte Ltd, a company he co-founded to commercialize a surgical robotic system he developed. Dr Phee was awarded the Young Scientist Award 2006, the Outstanding Young Persons of Singapore Award 2007, the Nanyang Outstanding Young Alumni Award 2011, Nanyang Innovation and Entrepreneurship Award 2013 and the President’s Technology Award 2012. In 2005, he was awarded the Best Paper Award at the prestigious IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation. He has published over 60 international journals and book chapters and has licensed out more than 10 intellectual properties.