Dr Jordan Nguyen
Biomedical Engineer and Inventor
Dr Jordan Nguyen is a young man on a mission to change the world. He is an acclaimed thought leader on the intersection between technology and humanity.
Upon completing his PhD in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Technology Sydney, Jordan was accepted into the prestigious UTS Chancellor’s List. Now his mission is to improve the lives of as many people as possible. As founder of Psykinetic he designs lifechanging technologies focusing on intelligent, futuristic and inclusive technology.
Drawing on his experience of almost breaking his own neck, Jordan developed a mind-controlled smart wheelchair for people with high-level physical disability.
Nguyen’s work has been featured in a range of TV, radio, magazine and newspaper interviews, including ABC’s Catalyst and Channel TEN’s The Project. Jordan is a NSW State Finalist for Australian of the Year 2017.
This interactive Q&A session with Dr Jordan Nguyen and Dr Fiona Kerr will allow us to all explore these together, delving into your concerns and curiosities with two prominent thought-leaders.
Hear from Dr Jordan Nguyen on automation, robotics and Artificial Intelligence, and the positive opportunities they bring.
In partnership with the Don Dunstan Foundation, the Open State Showcase: Future Us will give you a taste of the Open State festival.