Rui Zheng is SVP of Innovation at IsoPlexis. Since joining in 2016, Rui has been the lead systems engineer for IsoPlexis’ IsoLight automation platform. 10+ years biomedical chemistry / instrumentation R&D experience including 5 years with Life Technology / Thermo Fisher’s Ion Torrent product development team, where he was the key design engineer of multiple commercialized Next-Gen Sequencing consumables and automation platforms. Rui was the inventor of the product enabling patents of the ION CHEF system. He also supported a number of manufacturing automation projects and cross department innovation programs. He was a core member of the Ion Torrent Innovation Trust Team and Life Technologies’ top talent pool program. Rui holds a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from University of Toledo.