Professor Wai-Yeung Wong (FRSC, CChem) is a Professor of Chemistry at the Hong Kong Baptist University. His research interests are in the area of synthetic inorganic, organometallic and polymer chemistry with specific focus on functional materials for optoelectronic and photonic applications. Currently, he has a distinguished record of some 300 scientific publications in leading journals to date.
Professor Alaa Abd-El-Azizis is Professor of Chemistry, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Prince Edward Island, Canada. His work includes development of new synthetic methodologies for organic and organometallic polymers; electrochemical studies of organometallic oligomeric and polymeric materials; and the investigation of structural variations on the thermal properties of polymers.