Member of the Board and Vice-Chairman, Foxconn Technology Group (Hon Hai Precision) 40 Years experiences in industry, government, and academia. Vice Chairman of Foxconn Technology Group.
Currently on leave from Univ. of Cincinnati where he serves as an Ohio Eminent Scholar, L.W. Scott Alter Chair Professor, and Univ. Distinguished Professor. Founding Director, National Science Foundation (NSF) Industry/University Cooperative Research Center on Intelligent Maintenance Systems as well as Industrial AI Center.
Research focuses on predictive big data analytics and cyber-physical systems for intelligent maintenance, prognostics and health management (PHM), and Industry 4.0 systems; Selected one of the 30 Visionaries in Smart Manufacturing in U.S. by SME, Jan. 2016; Selected 20 Most Influential Professor in Smart Manufacturing by SME in June 2020; Board of Governors, Manufacturing Leadership Council, NAM; Co-Founder, Predictronics; Senior Advisor, McKinsey for Industry 4.0 business development; Previously
POSITIONS: Director, Product Development and Manufacturing, United Technologies Research Center (UTRC); Director, IUCRCs, ERCs and Materials Processing & Manufacturing programs, National Science Foundation;
Has delivered over 250 keynote and plenary speeches at international conferences.
FELLOW: ASME, SME, PHM Society; Founding Fellow, International Society of Engineering Asset Management (ISEAM). Recipient of awards and honors, including: Prognostics Innovation Award, NI Week, National Instruments (2012); NSF Alex Schwarzkopf Technological Innovation Prize and Machinery Failure Prevention Technology Society Jack Frarey Award (2014); PICMET Medal of Excellence (2016);
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MEMBER: Global Future Council on Advanced Manufacturing and Production