Prof. Cheng-Wei Qiu received his B.Eng. and Ph. D. degree in 2003 and 2007, respectively. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Physics Department in MIT till the end of 2009. Since December 2009, he joined NUS as an Assistant Professor and was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure in Jan 2017. From 1st Jan 2018, he was promoted to Dean’s Chair in Faculty of Engineering, NUS. He was the recipient of the SUMMA Graduate Fellowship in Advanced Electromagnetics in 2005, IEEE AP-S Graduate Research Award in 2006, URSI Young Scientist Award in 2008, NUS Young Investigator Award in 2011, MIT TR35@Asia Award in 2012, Young Scientist Award by Singapore National Academy of Science in 2013, Faculty Young Research Award in NUS 2013, OSA Young Investigator Award 2017, Young Engineering Research Award 2018 in NUS, and SPIE Rising Researcher Award 2018. The projects that he has managed exceed 10 million dollars in total as Lead PI, and 6 million grants as co-PI. His research is known for the structured light for beam manipulation and nanoparticle manipulation. He has published over 170 peer-reviewed journal papers so far, including 1 Science, 3 Science Advances, 2 Nature Photonics, 10 Nature Communications, 14 Advanced Materials, 5 PRL, 5 Light: Sci. Appl., 5 Nano Lett., 5 ACS Nano, etc. He has given quite a few Keynotes in international conferences. He has been serving in Associate Editor for various journals such as EPJ, JOSA B, and Guest Editor for ACS Photonics, and General Chairs, Symposium Chairs, and TPC Chairs in various international conferences.