Dr. Wong Woei Fuh is the consultant of Education & Research for iGroup Asia Pacific. He has nine years of experience in the information industry. Prior to joining iGroup, he worked in Thomson Reuters for close to 10 years involving in the business of Web of Science and Derwent patents data. By leveraging those professionally indexed contents, Woei Fuh has provided consultancy in areas of research benchmarking, research integrity and technology transfer. He also has more than a decade of experience in corporate engineering business for Weidmuller and Emerson Electrics.
Dr. Wong holds a Ph.D. in Polymer Science & Technology from the University of Manchester. He remains active in the Asia Pacific scientific community, engaging with researchers, research management, and funding agencies on research evaluation and assessment, and dialogues on best practices in driving research excellence.
He was the keynote speaker at the Mahathir Science Awards 2011 held in January 2012. Dr. Wong was also guest speaker at several thought leadership events on topics like technology commercialization, citation index/university rankings, and research collaboration.