Speakers

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)

Korea


Topic :  
Systems strategies in biotechnology

Plenary Lecture Il:  Dr. Chaya Chandavasu


PTT Global Chemical Public Company Limited

Thailand


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

Taiwan


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

Keynote speaker II:  Dr. Wannop Visessanguan

National Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Center (BIOTEC)

Thailand


Topic : To be informed

Keynote speaker IIl:  Professor Dr. Teruyuki Nagamune

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

Japan 

 

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

"Enzyme/catalysis"

Keynote speaker I:  Professor Jung Bae Kim

Department of Chemical & Biological  Engineering, Korea University

Korea


Topic : Nanobiocatalysis for microbial  decontamination and CO2 
 conversion

Keynote speaker I:  Professeur Magali Remaud-Simeon

Laboratoire Ingénierie des Systèmes  Biologiques et des Procédés

France


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

Thailand


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
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
Romania 

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)
Norway
 
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
Vietnam

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

Biotechnology Center of HCM 
Vietnam

Topic : To be informed
Young Scientists Session

Keynote speaker I:  Professor Min-Kyu Oh

Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering, Korea University

Korea


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
Japan

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
Taiwan

Topic : Biological Bioproducts from Biomass Waste

 

Invited speaker II:  Professor Akihiko Kondo

Department of Chemical Science and Engineering, Kobe University
Japan

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

Faculty of Biotechnology, University Putra Malaysia
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
Thailand

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
Taiwan
 
Topic : To be informed
Systems and Synthetic Biotechnology Session
Invited speaker I:  Professor Ki Jun Jeong
 
Department of Bio and Brain Engineering, KAIST 
Korea

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