Rayleigh Ping-Ying Chiang

Prof. Dr. med. Chiang is the director in Sleep Technology Special Interest Group (SIG) of the Center of Innovation and Synergy for Intelligent Home and Living Technology (INSIGHT) at National Taiwan University in Taipei, Taiwan.

He is the current president of International Sleep Science and Technology Association (ISSTA) in Berlin Headquarter after the 4-year-turn of secretary general during which he launched the “Global Sleep Technology Industry Standards Establishment” and “APEC Sleep Technology Agenda Proposal”. In June 2010, he got the honor of “Investigator Award” from American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). In addition to the invitation as a visiting professor of University of Washington, Seattle and Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, U.S.A. in 2011, Dr. Chiang also chief edited the textbook - “Introduction to Modern Sleep Technology” which defined the brand-new field “Sleep Technology” with Springer in the Netherlands in the end of 2012.

Till now, Dr. Chiang is the only Asian scholar who got the honor from ESRS (European Sleep Research Society) Board Certificated Grandparent Somnologist and therefore is joined by the company of 121 other world class sleep experts in the year of 2012 and 2013.

Being an alumnus of Stanford University, Prof. Chiang is now the board of directors of Stanford-Taiwan Club and was also contributing to the Asia-Silicon Valley Project for Taiwan.