Important dates

September 15st, 2016
Deadline of abstract submission for oral presentation
September 30th, 2016
Deadline of abstract submission for poster presentation
August 21st, 2016
Deadline of early registration
November 22th, 2016
Deadline of standard resgistration

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Dear Friends and Colleagues,

It is our great pleasure to invite you to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and to The 1st International Conference on Applied Microbiology (ICAM-VN 2016) on December 7 – 9, 2016, organized by the VNUHCM-University of Science in collaboration with Asian Federation of Biotechnology (AFOB), Center for Bioscience and Biotechnology and Ho Chi Minh City Association of Biology and Biotechnology.

The ICAM-VN 2016 will bring together a diverse range of microbiological activities. The conference aims to facilitate the exchange of the latest basic scientific discoveries with applied emphasis in the field of microbiology. The meeting will also include presentations and discussions to promote international collaboration with special regard to involvement in global microbiological projects.

The Scientific Program includes plenary lectures by distinguished speakers who are leading in applied microbiological research, seven symposia that span all aspects of microbiology with Invited speakers who are world leaders in their fields. There will be 50 talks which are open to all participants.

A reserved meeting for local companies will be organized to discuss issues needed to be developed in Vietnam. The conference will offer an excellent opportunity for interaction between the scientific community and many segments of the microbiological-related industry to provide a platform for exchanging ideas and their applications. The conference will also bring innovative ideas to the attention of the industry.

We look forward to an exciting meeting in December 2016 that promises great scientific debate and enjoyable social interaction. We also hope you will enjoy your visit to the most dynamic city in Vietnam.

 

With best regards,

ICAM-VN 2016 Organizing Committee

COMMITTEE

Organizing committee

 

Prof. Dr. Tran Linh Thuoc,

VNUHCM-University of Science, Vietnam

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Duc Hoang

VNUHCM-University of Science, Vietnam

 

Prof. Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schumann

University of Bayreuth, Germany

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tanapat Palaga

Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

 

Prof. Dr. Wen-Chien Lee

National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Phan Thi Phuong Trang

VNUHCM-University of Science, Vietnam

 

Prof. Dr. Sunghoon Park

Pusan National University, Korea

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Duc Luong

Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Vietnam

 

Dr. Hoang Van Quoc Chuong

Director of The Ajinomoto Bien Hoa Factory, Vietnam

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dong Van Quyen

Institute of Biotechnology, VAST

 

Dr. Nguyen Tri Nhan

VNUHCM-University of Science, Vietnam

Scientific committee

 

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schumann

University of Bayreuth, Germany

 

Prof. Dr. Sung-Hoon Park

Pusan National University, Korea

 

Prof. Dr. Virendra Bisaria

Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi, India

 

Prof. Dr. Wen-Chien Lee

National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tanapat Palaga

Head of department of Microbiology, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dong Van Quyen

Insitute of Biotechnology, Vietnam

 

Dr. Duong Hoa Xo

Biotechnology Center of Hochiminh City, Vietnam

 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Le Hung Anh

Head of Environment Technology Department at the Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh City.

 

Secretary

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Duc Hoang

Email: ndhoang@hcmus.edu.vn

Dr. Tran Van Hieu

Email: tvhieu@hcmus.edu.vn

Dr. Kieu Thi Quynh Hoa

Email: ktquynhhoa@ibt.ac.vn

Phone: +84-936774235

Ms. Nguyen Thuy My Linh

info@icam-vn.com

PLENARY SPEAKERS

Professor
Sunghoon Park

School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Pusan National University, Korea

Professor
Takuya Nihira

Director, International Center for Biotechnology (ICBioTech), Osaka University, Japan

Professor
Kuroda Kouichi

Division of Applied Life Sciences, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Japan

SPEAKERS

Dr. Phat Xuan Dinh

Department of Biotechnology, Nong Lam University, Vietnam

Professor
Virendra S. Bisaria

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India

Professor
Keun Kim

Department of Bioscience & Biotechnology, The University of Suwon, Korea

Professor
Kristian M. Müller

Cellular and molecular biotechnology, Bielefeld University, Germany

Dr. Thi Huong Bui

Department of Post-harvest biotechnology, Vietnam National Institute of Agricultural Engineering and Post-harvest technology.

Professor
Kirill Alexandrov

Institute of Molecular Bioscience, The University of Queensland, Australia

Professor
Chien-Yen Chen

Head of Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

Professor
Yu-Chen Hu

Chairman, Department of Chemical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

Dr. Tran Thi Hong Kim

Pasteur Institute, Hochiminh City, Vietnam.

Professor
Le Hung Anh

Institute of the Environmental Science, Engineering & Management, Industrial University of Ho-Chi-Minh City, Vietnam

Professor
Jean Pieters

Biozentrum, University of Basel, Switzerland

Professor
Ranjita Biswas

Centre for Rural Development and Technology, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India

Dr. Vu V. Van

NTT Hi-Tech Institute, Nguyen Tat Thanh University, Vietnam

Dr. Lejla Imamovic

 Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

Professor
Stephen Baker

Oxford University Clinical Research Unit (OUCRU), Vietnam

Professor
Le Thi Ly

School of Biotechnology, International University – Vietnam National University

Dr. Nguyen Khoi Nghia

College of Agriculture and Applied Biology, Cantho University, Cantho City, Vietnam

Professor
MASAHIRO ITO

Faculty of Life Sciences, Toyo University, Japan

Dr. Hieu Tran-Van

Department of Molecular and Environmental Biotechnology, VNUHCM-University of Science, Vietnam

Dr. Hoang Anh Hoang

Department of Biotechnology, VNUHCM-University of Technology, Vietnam

Professor
Wen-Chien Lee

National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

Professor
Liem Nguyen

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, U.S.A.

Professor
Vannajan Sanghiran Lee

Center of Theoretical and Computational Physics, Faculty of Science, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Professor
Hitoshi Nakamoto

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Saitama University, Japan

Dr. Nguyen Thi Tuyet Nhung

Institute of Biotechnology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, Hanoi, Vietnam.

Dr. Surapong Koonpaew

National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC), Thailand

Dr. Huy Thuan Nguyen

Center for Molecular Biology, Institute of Research and Development, Duy Tan University, Danang, Vietnam.

Professor
Seiji SHIBASAKI

Hyogo University of Health Sciences, Japan

Dr. Tran Van Tuan

Department of Microbiology, VNUHN-University of Science, Vietnam

Professor
Nguyen Duc Hoang

VNUHCM-University of Science, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

PhD student
Vo Tri Nam

VNUHCM-University of Science, Vietnam

Dr. Kim Hanh Nguyen

Institute of Oceanography, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, Vietnam.

Professor
Tanapat Palaga

Faculty of Science and Center of Excellence in Immunology and Immune-mediated Diseases, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

PhD student
Yusuke Sasaki

Division of Applied Life Sciences, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Japan

Professor
Wolfgang Schumann

Institute of Genetics, University of Bayreuth, Germany

Dr. Sailesh Malla

The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability, Technical University of Denmark

Dr. Nguyen Bao Quoc

Research Institute for Biotechnology and Environment, Nong Lam University, HCMC, Vietnam

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REGISTRATION

Preferred session names

Recombinant therapeutic proteins and vaccinesIndustrial and Environmental MicrobiologyProtein production and protein engineeringProtein production and Expression systemsMetabolic engineering and biofuelsInfectious Diseases and Epidemiology

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CONFERENCE PROGRAM

  • Day 1 – Dec 6, 2016: Fourth parallel events
    Day 1 – Dec 6, 2016: Fourth parallel events
    6 December, 2016
    8:30
    REGISTRATION:

    1/ DAAD Alumniworkshop: Life Science and Biotechnology
    2/ Visiting Ajinomoto factory in Bien Hoa (for Vietnamese)
    3/ Event for Students and Professors: Opportunities for postgraduate study
    4/ The 10th Hallym – Vietnam National University Joint Symposisym: Life Science and medical studies
    18:00 – 20:30
    Social Meeting/Dinner

    Speakers:

  • Day 2 – Dec 7, 2016: Main day of the conference
    Day 2 – Dec 7, 2016: Main day of the conference
    7 December, 2016
    8:00 – 9:00
    Registration
    9:00 – 9:40
    Opening ceremony (photography and souvenirs for sponsors)
    9:40 – 10:40
    Plenary lecture 1
    10:40 – 11:00
    Outside photography and coffee break
    11:00 – 11:30
    Poster and discussion
    11:30 – 13:00
    Lunch
    13:00 – 15:15
    Parallel sessions 1 and 2
    18:00 – 20:30
    Social Meeting/Dinner
    15:15 – 15:45
    Coffee break, poster and discussion
    15:15 – 17:30
    Parallel sessions 3 and 4
    18:00 – 20:30
    Social meeting/Dinner

    Speakers:

  • Day 3 – Dec 8, 2016: Main day of the conference
    Day 3 – Dec 8, 2016: Main day of the conference
    8 December, 2016
    8:30 – 10:00
    Session 5 and 6
    10:00 – 10:30
    Coffee break, poster and discussion
    10:30 – 11:30
    Session 5 and 6 (continue)
    11:30 – 13:00
    Lunch
    13:00 – 14:00
    Plenary lecture 2
    14:00 – 14:30
    Coffee break, poster and discussion
    14:30 – 15:30
    Plenary lecture 3
    15:30 – 15:45
    Poster awards
    15:45 – 16:00
    Closing and remarks
    16:00 – 17:30
    Meeting for entrepreneurs and scientists (Vietnamese language)
    17:30 – 21:00
    Social meeting/Dinner

    Speakers:

  • Day 4 – Dec 9, 2016: One-day tour to the Mekong Delta
    Day 4 – Dec 9, 2016: One-day tour to the Mekong Delta
    9 December, 2016

    – A one-day tour to the Mekong Delta (paid by participants)

    Speakers:

  • Visiting Ajinomoto factory for Vietnamese participant
    Visiting Ajinomoto factory for Vietnamese participant

    Speakers:

  • DAAD Alumniworkshop on Life Science and Biotechnology
    DAAD Alumniworkshop on Life Science and Biotechnology
    Tuesday, 06/12/2016, 8:00 - 20:30

    - Page: DAAD Alumniworkshop

    PROGRAMME
    8:00 – 8:30
    Registration
    8:30 – 8:45
    Opening the DAAD Alumniworkshop
    8:45 – 9:15
    Lecture from Prof. Wolfgang Schumann
    9:15 – 10:15
    Group pictures, Coffee break
    10:15 – 11:30
    Lecture from Prof. Kristian Mueller and Alumni talks
    11:30 – 13:30
    Lunch and discussion
    13:30 – 15:00
    Introduction of participant research profile/topics and topics that need the collaboration
    15:00 – 16:00
    Coffee break and poster sessions (for personal contacts)
    16:00 – 16:30
    Introduction of participant research profile/topics
    16:30 – 17:00
    Closing the meeting and remarks; Dr. Annette Klosa (DAAD Information Centre)
    17:30 – 20:30
    Dinner

    Speakers:

  • Opportunities for Postgraduate study
  • Day 4
    Day 4
    Friday, December 9th, 2016

    – A one-day tour to the Mekong Delta (paid by participants)

    Speakers:

Conference Location

VNUHCM-University of Science

227 Nguyen Van Cu, Ward 4, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

 

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