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Enterprises searching for the technical expertise to enhance or complement their in-house capabilities can widen their network and tap into a pool of experienced technical experts from different sectors and domains. Businesses can consult and engage our tech experts to solve technical challenges that are encountered in various stages of their product development journey.   


Dr Seri Lee




Dr Seri Lee has over 20 years of industry experience and previously held positions at Intel Corporation as Senior Thermal Scientist for the Silicon and Platform Solutions Group, Amkor Technology as Manager of Thermal Characterization, Aavid Thermal Technologies as Director of Advanced Thermal Engineering and at the University of Waterloo in Ontario as Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering. Dr Lee has published more than 60 technical papers and holds over 16 patents covering a wide range of thermal issues in electronics. He served as the General Chair for the 1998 IEEE SemiTherm International Symposium. In 2004 he received the best paper award from the ASME Journal of Heat Transfer Division. He was the CTO at Pipeline Micro, Inc where he focused on developing the company's patented micro scale liquid cooling systems, which the company applied to a broad range of semiconductor applications in alternative energy and consumer electronics applications.
Cheong Siah Chong



Mdesign Solutions Pte Ltd

Cheong Siah Chong has 31 years’ experience in product creation process, product costing, financial control and the running of manufacturing, design house and technology start-ups from the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR). His company, MDesign Solutions, was a recipient of the President's Design Award 2009 for a medical device co-designed with Philips Design Singapore. Siah Chong is also a mentor in PIER71, Vice President of the Singapore Industrial Automation Association, committee member of the IOT Asia programme and review panellist in the Diagnostic Development Hub. In addition, he is the Co-chair for Singapore International Robo Expo 2018 (SIRE). Since 2014, he has been mentoring in NUS-Lean Launch Pad, Jump-start for seven seasons with eight teams from NUS, A*STAR and NTU. Siah Chong also has five patents filed under his name up till to date.
Garrick Soon



Protoking Pte Ltd

Garrick Soon is the founder of Protoking. He began his career as an apprentice in a tool and die making company, and later mastered plastic injection moulding from a veteran moulder. He grew to become a prototyping and Design for Manufacturing specialist. Garrick is familiar with different industry standards, as well as various materials and advanced manufacturing techniques. Today, Garrick leads an international team of designers and engineers which seeks to "Empower Ideas". Through Protoking, he offers a range of services from product conceptualisation, industrial design, R&D, to prototyping and manufacturing. His work is based on a practical approach to applying design thinking.
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