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Topic of the Speech:
Science and Technology Innovation and Sustainable Pandemic Management and Control

Academician Professor Meifang Zhu
Dean, College of Materials Science and Engineering
Member, Chinese academy of Science
Director, State Key Laboratory for Modification of Chemical Fibers and Polymer Materials
Donghua University, China

Topic of the Speech:

Combatting COVID-19 Pandemic with Science and Technology Innovations


Professor Yi Li
Professor and Chair of Textile Science and Engineering
Chairman, TBIS
Editor-in-Chief, JFBI
Department of Materials, School of Natural Sciences
The University of Manchester, UK

Topic of the Speech:
Mathematical Modelling of Infectious Disease: Myth or Reality?


Dr. Béchir Ben Hadj Yahia
Senior Medical Leader


Topic of the Speech:
Testing for COVID-19 in Patient Identification, Infection Containing, Clinical Surveillance, Pandemic Prediction and Further Prevention


Dr. Liya Ju
PreciMed Platform Europe

Topic of the Speech:
Laboratory Testing of SARS-Cov-2 and its Clinical Significance

Dr. Na Shen
Tongji Hospital
Affiliated to Tongji Medical College
Huazhong University of Science and Technology


Topic of the Speech:
COVID-19 Digital Technologies for Remote Diagnosis, Contact Tracing and Pandemic Control



Professor Xianyi Zeng
The ENSAIT Textile Institute

Topic of the Speech:
Emotion-aware Wearable Computing in the Battle Against the Impact of COVID-19 on Mental Health


Professor Min Chen
Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Topic of the Speech:
Protection against COVID-19 – State-of-the-Art


Professor Jiri Militky
Textile Faculty
Technical University of Liberec
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Topic of the Speech:
The Science of Antibacterial-antiviral Materials for Personal Protection and Infection Control



Professor Weilin Xu
Director of the State Key Lab for New Textile Materials and Advanced Technology

Ministry of Science and Technology
Vice President of China Textile Engineering Society
Wuhan Textile University



Topic of the Speech:
Testing Methods and Standards for PPEs


Dr. Mary Bao
Technical Manager
Global Softlines Development Office
Textiles and Footwear Service in Consumer and Retail
SGS-CSTC Standards Technical Services (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.



Topic of the Speech:
Covid 19, Mathematical Modeling and Some Elemental Discussion

Professor Zongmin Wu
School of Mathematics
Fudan University

Topic of the Speech:
Using Blockchain Technology to Improve Communicable Disease Early Surveillance System


Aris Huang
Senior Software Architect
Hangzhou Gandao Intelligent Technology Co., Ltd


Topic of the Speech:
Reconfigurable Exoskeleton for Effective Rehabilitation Treatment in Residential Settings



Professor Shane Xie
Chair in Robotics and Autonomous Systems
University of Leeds

Topic of the Speech:
Towards a Safe Hospital in Which all its Textiles will be Antibacterial and Antiviral


Professor Aharon Gedanken
Department of Chemistry
Bar-Ilan University

Topic of the Speech:
COVID-19 Personal Protective Equipment Sterilization System

Professor Uwe Reischl
Boise State University


Topic of the Speech:
Product Safety and Sustainable Production of PPE

James Shi Jian
Customer Service – Senior Supervisor
TESTEX (Shanghai) Textile Testing Co., Ltd.


Topic of the Speech:
Impacts of Epidemic Control Measures and Governance on Society and Health



Dr. Jianquan Cheng
Reader of Urban Studies
deputy director of MMU Crime and Well-being Big Data Centre
Manchester Metropolitan University




Topic of the Speech:

Protective Properties and Comfort of Community-Masks


Dr. Simon Annaheim

Scientific Group leader "Body-Materials-Interaction" group

Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology



Topic of the Speech:

Living Silk-Based Hydrogels with Microalgae for Environmental Applications


Professor Xiaoqin Wang

Soochow University



Topic of the Speech:

The Opportunity for More Human-computer Conversations (Using Chatbots) During Social Distancing in a Pandemic


Dr. Raymond Bond 

Reader in Data Analytics

Ulster University



Topic of the Speech:

COVID-19 and U.S. Supply Chain Issues


Professor A. Blanton Godfrey

Joseph D. Moore Distinguished University Professor & Former Dean

Wilson College of Textiles

North Carolina State University

Raleigh, North Carolina, USA










Dr. Shaghaeygh Rezaei Arangdad


Research Assistant Professor

Wilson College of Textiles

North Carolina State University

Raleigh, North Carolina



Topic of the Speech:
Melt Electrospun Fibrous Architectures of Different Geometries


Professor Budimir Mijovic
University of Zagreb


Topic of the Speech:

How to Build Shanghai Fortress in the Late Pandemic Era


Professor Tongyu Zhu 

Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center



Topic of the Speech:

Relationship between Hand of Dress Shirt Fabrics and Price Evaluation by Experts


Dr. KyoungOk Kim  

Faculty of Textile Science and Technology

Shinshu University



Topic of the Speech:

Face Mask and Textile 



Dr. Dana Kremenakova 

Dept. of Material Engineering

Faculty of Textile Engineering,

Technical University of Liberec

Czech Republic