Professor William Chen

The Michael Fam Chair Professor and Director, NTU Food Science and Technology Programme
Co-Director, Future Ready Food Safety Hub @ NTU
Consultant, Asian Development Bank


Professor William Chen is the Michael Fam Chair Professor, Director of Food Science & Technology Programme with Nanyang Technological University Singapore, and Host Principal Investigator with Future Ready Food Safety Hub Singapore. Prof. Chen’s food tech innovations and opinions on food security have been extensively covered by local and international media. The ‘Going Green’ programme by CNN in 2019 described Professor Chen as a Game-Changing Leader in the green revolution of the food system. Professor Chen is advisor/consultant to government agencies, World Health Organization, Asian Development Bank, food industry, and overseas universities on matters related to food technology and food security