The speakers dream of building a rocket for Taiwan technological advancement is now being realized. He talks about his childhood and the experiences he had that lead to him to be in the forefront of space and rocket technology of Taiwan.
Dr. Yen-Shan Chen is involved in the National Space Organization in Taiwan ROC, and is one of the lead proponents of the Advanced Rocket Research Center, ARRC, Taiwan. Dr. Chen, started out as a little boy curious about how a harbor ship moves through its propellers. This lead him to dream big especially that of building a rocket for Taiwan.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx