Dr. Alex Y.M. Peng

Executive Vice President



  • Material Science, Manchester University, UK, M.Sc. & Ph.D


  • 2018 Executive Vice President of Industrial Technology Research Institute

  • 2015-2018 Vice President & General Director of Material and Chemical Research Laboratories, ITRI

  • 2011-2015 General Director, Office of Strategy and R&D Planning, ITRI


Dr. Alex Peng is Executive Vice President of Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI). His fields of focus include Circular Economy, Energy & Electronic Materials, and Strategy and R&D Planning. He has accomplished R&D, technology transfer and commercialization. , is the inventor of 26 patents, winner of R&D 100 Award in 2009、2017 for high safety Lithium ion battery, establishment of 5 successful startup companies. Dr. Peng leads the Advanced R&D Programs and Circular Economy in ITRI. He also actively promotes Open Innovation System Platform (OISP) enabling global collaboration among academia, R&D institutes and industry. Dr. Peng is currently serving as President of Material Research Society-Taiwan and Past Presidents of Taiwan Corrosion & Protection Association & President of Taiwan Battery Association.

Awards & Others:

Fellow, Chinese society for management of technology (2015)

Material Research Society-Taiwan

- Felloe(2015)

- Material Technology Outstanding Contribution Award (2012)

R&D 100 Award by US R&D Magazine for highly safe STOBA Lithium battery (2009,2017)

The excellent project achivement award of MOEA (2004,2006,2008)

Published 76 papers and owned 26 patents

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