Professor Patrick Then the Director for the Centre for Digital Futures Swinburne Sarawak. Patrick is a strong advocate of R&D and commercialization of innovations in Big Data, Data Mining and Internet of Things.
He has established industry collaboration at national and international levels. He has been leading multiple industry-funded projects in research and development in collaboration with prominent ICT partners such as Sarawak Information Systems Sdn Bhd (SAINS), IDS (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd in Sarawak, and organizations around the world. Patrick has established partnership between Swinburne and international commercial partners such as Fusionex International Ltd, UK, D&J Human Care, South Korea, and Easy Global Market, France.
Patrick has won, and has been managing and leading projects worth millions funded by industry and government agencies at national and international level. He works closely with international researchers, which include Texas A&M University-Commerce (TAMUC), USA, University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), USA, University College of Southeast Norway (USN), Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour (UPPA), France, National University Hospital Singapore (NUHS), and Universitas Sanata Dharma University (USD), Indonesia.
He is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers USA and the Australian Computer Society.
Big Data, Data Mining, Health Informatics, and Internet of Things