The Department held the inaugural BME Showcase on 9th May 2017, at NUS Residential College 4. Organised by the Biomedical Engineering Industry Alliance (BMEIA) and the Department of Biomedical Engineering, the event serves to showcase the research, entrepreneurial activities and academic achievements of Biomedical Engineering staff and students, and foster interaction with industry.
Final year students showcased their FYP research through poster presentation to the professors and industry guests. Through these interactions, students were able to meet potential employers or attain prospective internship opportunities.
A series of short talks were presented by industrial guests and NUS staff over dinner and wine reception. Among the industry guest that were in attendance, Dr. Shamira Perera, Adjunct Associate Professor from the Singapore National Eye Centre, encouraged students to join the medical industry by sharing about engineers' potential to contribute to medicine and healthcare.