Luis Sison

Director, Technology Transfer and Business Development Office, UP Manila

Luis Sison

Director, Technology Transfer and Business Development Office, UP Manila
lgsison@up.edu.ph

Biography

Luis Sison is a professor at the Electrical and Electronics Engineering Institute of the University of the Philippines Diliman, director of the UP system Technology Transfer and Business Development Office, and the program leader of the DOST-UP Enterprise Center for Technopreneurship. He was vice-chancellor for research and development of UP Diliman from 2006 to 2011 during which he established the Technology Transfer Office. He was awarded by the Philippine Development Foundation in 2010 for his outstanding achievements in Science and Engineering Education, the Gawad Pangulo for Progressive Teaching and Learning by UP in 2015, and his course on innovation and technopreneurship got the Silver Award for Teaching Delivery at the 2016 Wharton-QS Stars Reimagine Education Awards. He was a visiting researcher at the University of California Berkeley as a Banatao Fellow. He holds an MS and PhD EE degree from Purdue University and a BS EE degree from UP Diliman. His research interests are biomedical instrumentation and education technology.

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