Claire Biot, Vice President Life Sciences & Healthcare Industry, Dassault Systèmes, was awarded a Doctor of Science degree, honoris causa, from Long Island University during its annual commencement ceremony on May 5, 2023 in Westbury, NY.
Long Island University President Kimberly R. Cline presented Biot with the honorary doctorate in recognition of her distinguished academic and professional achievements as well as her commitment to improving the patient experience in the age of precision health, in her current role at Dassault Systèmes.
The honorary degree is also testimony to the long-standing partnership between Long Island University and Dassault Systèmes in life sciences research and innovation. The partnership is providing students with hands-on experience using cutting-edge artificial intelligence and digital engineering technologies that can accelerate the digital transformation of industry.
In her speech, Biot referred to the importance of such partnerships, as they contribute to ecosystems that empower the workforce of the future with new ways of working and lifelong learning to achieve sustainable innovations.
Watch the full ceremony here, including the presentation of Biot’s degree starting at 00:33:00: https://liu.edu/post/commencement