Plenary Speakers

Prof Wong Limsoon

Limsoon currently works mostly on knowledge discovery technologies and their application to biomedicine and data analytics. He is a Fellow of the ACM, inducted in 2013 for his many contributions to database theory and computational biology. He co-founded Molecular Connections Pvt Ltd in India in the early 2000s and served as the company’s chairman for a decade and a half, helped helm the steady growth of the company to over 2000 engineers, scientists, and curators, and some 400x increase in value. Limsoon received his BSc(Eng) in 1988 from Imperial College London and his PhD in 1994 from University of Pennsylvania.

Prof Wong Limsoon

Limsoon currently works mostly on knowledge discovery technologies and their application to biomedicine and data analytics. He is a Fellow of the ACM, inducted in 2013 for his many contributions to database theory and computational biology. He co-founded Molecular Connections Pvt Ltd in India in the early 2000s and served as the company’s chairman for a decade and a half, helped helm the steady growth of the company to over 2000 engineers, scientists, and curators, and some 400x increase in value. Limsoon received his BSc(Eng) in 1988 from Imperial College London and his PhD in 1994 from University of Pennsylvania.

Prof Dr Somashekhar S. P.

Prof. Dr. Somashekhar S. P. is one of the leading doctors for Cancer Care at Manipal Hospital Bengaluru, India. As the Head of Oncology in Manipal Hospital, his area of expertise includes, Surgical Oncology, Gynaecological Oncology, Robotic Surgery, Radio Guided Surgery, HIPEC and Sentinel Node.

Notably, Prof. Dr. Somashekhar is the first to initiate Robotic Scarless Thyroidectomy programme & TORS in India and has performed the highest number of Robotic Complex Oncosurgeries in the country. For his outstanding achievement, he has been awarded the prestigious Dr. DD Patel Gold Medal in Onco-surgery. Besides that, Prof. Dr. Somashekhar have contributed several chapters to various International and National Text book on Oncology.

Prof Dr Somashekhar S. P.

Prof. Dr. Somashekhar S. P. is one of the leading doctors for Cancer Care at Manipal Hospital Bengaluru, India. As the Head of Oncology in Manipal Hospital, his area of expertise includes, Surgical Oncology, Gynaecological Oncology, Robotic Surgery, Radio Guided Surgery, HIPEC and Sentinel Node.

Notably, Prof. Dr. Somashekhar is the first to initiate Robotic Scarless Thyroidectomy programme & TORS in India and has performed the highest number of Robotic Complex Oncosurgeries in the country. For his outstanding achievement, he has been awarded the prestigious Dr. DD Patel Gold Medal in Onco-surgery. Besides that, Prof. Dr. Somashekhar have contributed several chapters to various International and National Text book on Oncology.