Dec 1, 2021, 1:45 pm2:30 pm


Event Description

This discussion, led by industry executive Jeff Wilke of Re:Build Manufacturing, examined the impact artificial intelligence and machine learning are likely to have on bioengineering in the future. Faculty participants include professors Cliff Brangwynne, executive director of the new Princeton Bioengineering Initiative, and Olga Troyanskaya, a researcher in computer science and genomics.

This session was part of Engage 2021, Princeton University's 2nd annual innovation and entrepreneurship conference. The conference was live streamed December 1-2, 2021. Engage brings together researchers, innovators, entrepreneurs, industry, government and stakeholders from throughout the innovation ecosystem to catalyze the transformation of research into innovations that impact the world. Engage 2021 was hosted by Princeton Innovation and organized by the Office of Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations.

Princeton Innovation is the University’s campus-wide initiative to extend the benefits of Princeton discoveries into the world to create solutions for humanity. Princeton Innovation emerges from the University’s commitment to service, research and education.


Session Date and Time: Wednesday, December 1, 2021, 1:45 PM-2:30 PM ET


Speakers: Clifford P. Brangwynne - June K. Wu '92 Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering; Director, Princeton Bioengineering, Princeton University

Olga Troyanskaya - Professor of Computer Science and the Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton University

Jeff Wilke - Chairman, Re:Build Manufacturing


This session was organized by the School of Engineering and Applied Science.