The Taiwan Expo USA 2022 is underway in Washington D.C., and U.S.–Taiwan biotech partnership and innovation are on full display at the Taiwan Healthcare Pavilion, which has the theme MEDICINE X TECH: BLUEPRINT OF THE NEAR FUTURE.
“The biotech and healthcare pavilion is where we are showcasing the best of Taiwanese biotech startup companies,” said James Huang, Chairman of the Taiwan External Trade Development Council. “And we are joined by many famous hospitals who are engaged in developing smart A.I. technologies for smarter healthcare in Taiwan.”
The pavilion notably displays smart medical consultation and telemedicine scenarios that highlight the advantages of three major areas: medical imaging, big data, and A.I., combined with Taiwan’s ICT software and hardware integration. Each exhibit showcases Taiwan’s leadership in the high-quality precision medical sector.
“We are looking forward to more cooperation between U.S. and Taiwan [biotech] industries,” said Chen Chien-jen, the former vice president of Taiwan. “I think this can accelerate innovation a lot.”
The Taiwan Expo USA demonstrates technologies for new drug development, vaccine production, testing reagents, and CDMO (Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization), which highlights Taiwan’s manufacturing capabilities in biotech field.