World recognized Speakers at ACB 2017


Four pronounced plenary lectures, 10 Keynote speakers and over 20 Invited speakers of world leading scientists will share their experiences at ACB 2017. 



Plenary Speakers

Plenary Lecture I:  Professor Dr. Sang Yup Lee

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)


Topic :  
Systems strategies in biotechnology

Plenary Lecture Il:  Dr. Chaya Chandavasu

PTT Global Chemical Public Company Limited


Topic :  To be informed

Plenary Lecture Ill:  Professor Dr. Guo-Ping Zhao

Chinese Academy of Sciences

PR China

Topic :
To be informed

Plenary Lecture IV:  Professor Dr. Roland Wohlgemuth

European Federation of Biotechnology

TopicHorizons of Systems Biocatalysis and Renaissance of Metabolite Synthesis
 Keynote speakers

Keynote speaker I:  Professor Wen-Yih Chen

National Central University


Topic : Precision medicine - A driving force for biosensor technologies developments and  economics


Keynote speaker II: 

Keynote speaker IIl:  Professor Dr. Teruyuki Nagamune

Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo



Topic : Dynamic micro-patterning and sorting technology for single cell analysis

Keynote speaker IV:  Professor Dr. Ivo Frebort

Centre of the Region Hana for Biotechnological and Agricultural ResearchPalacky University

Czech Republic

Topic : Transgenic barley: A prospective tool for biotechnology and agriculture.



Keynote speaker V:  Professor Dr. Jeong-Woo Choi

President of The Korean Society for Biotechnology and Bioengineering (KSBB) Korea

Topic : Nanobioelectornic Device toward Biosensor and Biocomputing

Keynote speaker VI:  Professor Dr. Fengwu Bai

State Key Laboratory of Microbial Metabolism, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

PR China

Topic : To be informed

 AFOB-EFB joint session I


Keynote speaker I:  Professor Jung Bae Kim

Department of Chemical & Biological  Engineering, Korea University


Topic : Nanobiocatalysis for microbial  decontamination and CO2 

Keynote speaker I:  Professeur Magali Remaud-Simeon

Laboratoire Ingénierie des Systèmes  Biologiques et des Procédés


Topic : Tuning enzyme promiscuity for new pathways and products

Invited speaker I:  Professor Dr. Pimchai Chaiyen

Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of  Science and 

Center for Excellence in Protein and Enzyme  Technology, Mahidol University


Topic : To be informed
   Invited speaker II:  Professor Dr. Dietmar Haltrich

Department of Food Sciences and Technology (DLWT), University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences 

Vienna, Austria

Topic : Turning sugars into electricity: engineering of pyranose oxidase for biofuel cells

Invited speaker III:  Professor Dr. Patrick Shahgaldian

School of Life Sciences Institute of Chemistry and Bioanalytics, University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland

Topic : To be informed

Invited speaker IV:  Professor Dr. Francisc Peter

Faculty of Industrial Chemistry and Environmental Engineering
Biocatalysis Group, University Polytehnika of Timisoara

Topic : Novel bio-based oligoesters by immobilized lipases

AFOB-EFB joint session II

"Plant Biotechnology"

Invited speaker I:  Professor Jihong Liu Clarke

Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO)
Topic : Plant derived vaccines
Invited speaker II:  Mgr. Karel Dolezal, DSc.
Laboratory of Growth Regulators
Palacký University & Institute of Experimental Botany AS CR
The Czech Republic

Topic : Plant Biostimulants
Invited speaker III:  Mgr. Ondrej Novak, PhD
Laboratory of Growth Regulators
Palacký University & Institute of Experimental Botany AS CR
The Czech Republic

Topic : Phytochemical Analysis
Invited speaker IV:  Professor Bui Chi Buu

vice president of Vietnam Academy of Agricultural Sciences, director of the institute of agricultural science for southern Vietnam

Topic : To be informed
Invited speaker V:  Dr.Huynh Huu Duc

Biotechnology Center of HCM 

Topic : To be informed
Young Scientists Session

Keynote speaker I:  Professor Min-Kyu Oh

Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering, Korea University


Topic : Application of synthetic biology for biofuel production
Invited speaker I:  Professor Dr. Liang, Quanfeng
School of Life Science, Shandong University,
PR China

Topic : Development of synthetic biology devices for fine-regulating metabolic flux in biosynthesis pathway
Invited speaker II:  Professor Noriho Kamiya
Department of Applied Chemistry, Kyushu University

Topic : Enzyme-mediated Design of Functional Bioconjugates and Materials
 Bioenergy and biorefinery
 on Sustainable Biorefinery for Secondary Products Session

Invited speaker I:  Professor Shu-Yii Wu

Department of Chemical Engineering, Feng Chia University

Topic : Biological Bioproducts from Biomass Waste


Invited speaker II:  Professor Akihiko Kondo

Department of Chemical Science and Engineering, Kobe University

Topic : To be informed
Invited speaker III:  Professor Suraini Abd Aziz

Faculty of Biotechnology, University Putra Malaysia
Topic : To be informed

Biopharmaceutical and Medical Biotechnology Session

Invited speaker I:  Professor Dr. Prasit Palittapongarnpim
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University and
Executive Vice President, National Science and Technology Development Agency

Topic : To be informed
Invited speaker II:  Professor Guanghui Ma

Director of the State Key Laboratory of Biochemical Engineering in Chinese Academy of Sciences Institute of Process Engineering
PR China 

Topic : Intelligent Particle adjuvants for advanced vaccine formulation
Invited speaker III:  Professor Chi-Tai Yeh
Taipei Medical University-Shuang Ho Hospital, Ministry of Health and Welfare
Topic : To be informed
Systems and Synthetic Biotechnology Session
Invited speaker I:  Professor Ki Jun Jeong
Department of Bio and Brain Engineering, KAIST 

Topic : Metabolic engineering of Corynebacterium for chemicals 
Invited speaker II:  Professor Liu Tiangang
Department: School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Wuhan University  
PR China

Topic : To be informed