The 12 International Symposium on Biocontrol and Biotechnology

Second Announcement
The 12th International Symposium on
Biocontrol and Biotechnology
organized by
King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang
December 11-13, 2014
at King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang,
Prince of Chumphon Campus, Chumphon Province, Thailand
------------We would like to invite you to attend the 12th International Symposium on Biocontrol and
Biotechnology which will be held at King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang,
Prince of Chumphon Campus, Chumphon Province, Thailand during December 11-13, 2014.
This international symposium which runs continuously every year will be a forum for scientists
and researchers from different countries to share their views and discuss on their advanced
research work in these areas.
The intention of organizing the International Symposium on Biocontrol and
Biotechnology was established when the 1st symposium was held in Harbin Institute of
Technology, P.R. China in 2002. Since then the 2nd and 3rd symposia were organized by King
Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang (KMITL), Bangkok, Thailand and Huazhong
Agricultural University, Wuhan, P.R. China, in 2004 and 2005, respectively. The 4th
International Symposium was held by Lady Doak College, Madurai, India in 2006. The 5th
International Symposium was organized by King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang
together with Khon Kaen University, Nongkhai Campus, Thailand in 2007. The 6th International
Symposium was co-organized by Central Luzon State University, Philippines, Harbin Institute of
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Technology and KMITL in 2008. The 7th and 10th International Symposia were organized by
Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China in 2009 and 2012. The 8th International Symposium
was organized by KMITL, Thailand in 2010. The 9th International Symposium was organized by
the Institute of Tropical Biology Technology of Chinese Academy Tropical Sciences, Hainan
University, State Key Laboratory of Agricultural Microbiology and National Engineering
Research Center of Microbial Pesticides, P.R. China in 2011. The 11th International Symposium
was co-organized by Alexandria University, Biblotheca Alexandrina and Egyptian Development
& Technology Transfer Association, Egypt, Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China and
King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thailand in 2013.
The purpose and continuation of this symposium is to provide an opportunity for
researchers and scientists in the fields of Biocontrol and Biotechnology to interact and promote
research on both theory and practice of Biocontrol and Biotechnology.
International Organizing Committee:
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dusanee Thanaboripat, KMITL, Thailand
Prof. Dr. Yang Qian, Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China
Asst. Prof. Dr. Pachernchaiyapat Chaiyasith, KMITL, Thailand
Assoc. Prof. Sakchai Choochote, KMITL, Thailand
Call for paper:
Prospective authors of oral and poster presentations are invited to submit abstracts and full
papers in English for consideration before October 1, 2014 and October 31, 2014, respectively.
Abstracts of less than 250 words should be submitted by electronic mail. Full papers should be
submitted by electronic mail. Please use the format as specified in the KMITL Science and
Technology Journal (http://stj.kmitl.ac.th).
Publication:
Submission of full paper will be reviewed by peer reviewers. The acceptance of full paper will
be published in proceeding. Selected full paper reviewed by Academic Committees will be
published in KMITL Science and Technology Journal.
Authors who wish to publish a full paper should submit via e-mail to Dr. Vorapat
Sanguanchaipaiwong ([email protected], [email protected]).
Important dates:
Submission of abstract
Early registration
until October 1, 2014
until November 30, 2014
Areas of interests:
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Biotechnological approach to biocontrol
Plant pest management
Biodiversity as a source of biocontrol agents
Biotechnology products
Other areas related to biocontrol and biotechnology
Invited speakers:
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Prof. Dr. Helmut Erdmann, Flensburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany
Prof. Dr. B. Kristiansen, Norway
Prof. Per Sunnerhagen, Sweden
Dr. Michael Mattey, Fixed-Phage Ltd., UK
Dr. Paul R. Herron, University of Strathclyde, UK
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Program schedule:
Day 1
At King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Prince of
Chumphon Campus
08.30 - 09.30 hrs.
Registration
09.30 - 10.00 hrs.
Opening session and group photos
10.00 - 10.15 hrs.
Coffee break
10.15 - 12.00 hrs.
Plenary session I
Chairperson: Prof. Yang Qian, Harbin Institute of Technology,
P.R. China
“Analysis of Microbial Contaminants”
by Prof. Dr. Helmut Erdmann, Flensburg University of Applied
Sciences, Germany
“Title……… to be announced…… ”
by Prof. Dr. B. Kristiansen, Norway
12.00 - 13.00 hrs.
Lunch
13.00 - 15.00 hrs.
Plenary session II
Chairperson: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Dusanee Thanaboripat, KMITL,
Thailand
“Stress Responses in Eukaryotic Micoorganisms – Possible Implications
for Biotechnology”
by Prof. Per Sunnerhagen, Gothenborg University, Sweden
“Biocontrol with immobilised bacteriophages ”
by Dr. Michael Mattey, Fixed-Phage Ltd., UK
“Antibiotic Discovery and Genomics”
by Dr. Paul R. Herron, University of Strathclyde, UK
15.00 - 15.30 hrs.
Coffee break
15.30 - 17.00 hrs.
Campus visit
18.00 - 20.00 hrs.
Welcome reception at Novotel Chumphon Beach Resort and Golf
Day 2
At Novotel Chumphon Beach Resort and Golf
08.30 - 10.30 hrs.
Oral session I
Room 1 Chairperson: Dr. B.J.B. Wood
Room 2 Chairperson: Assoc. Prof. Niphon Visarathanon
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10.30 - 10.45 hrs.
Coffee break
10.45 - 12.00 hrs.
Oral session II
Room 1 Chairperson: Dr. B.J.B. Wood
Room 2 Chairperson: Asst. Prof. Dr. Ammorn Insung
12.00 - 13.00 hrs.
Lunch
13.00 - 15.00 hrs.
Oral session III
Room 1 Chairperson: Dr. Nattawut Rungjindamai
Room 2 Chairperson: Dr. Khanuengkan Klanbut
15.00 - 15.15 hrs.
Coffee break
15.15 - 16.00 hrs
Oral session IV
Room 1 Chairperson: Asst. Prof. Dr. Nattaya Montri
Room 2 Chairperson: Dr. Kamonwan Chucheep
16.00 - 18.00 hrs
Poster session
18.30 - 20.30 hrs
Award of best poster presentation and announcement of the host
for the 13th ISBB, Closing ceremony and Dinner
Day 3
Optional trips
Registration fee:
Thai participant
Foreign participant
Thai student
Foreign student
Early registration
before November 30, 2014
3,000 Baht
Late registration
after November 30, 2014
3,500 Baht
250 US $
300 US$
1,500 Baht
2,000 Baht
150 US$
200 US$
Note Registration fee will cover proceedings of abstract and program, coffee break, lunch and
welcome reception. Optional trip or city tour will not be included.
Accompanying person: 1,000 Baht or 30 US$ (include welcome reception)
Payment: Kindly transfer your registration fee to the following Account name: ISBB 2014,
Account no.: 088-257799-8, Bank name: Siam Commercial Bank Public Company Limited,
King Mongkut’s Institute Branch, Swift Code: SICOTHBK. Please send a copy of transferred
slip together with registration form to Dr. Vorapat Sanguanchaipaiwong after the payment.
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Accommodation:
Please fill in the registration form with details if you wish to reserve the room from the following
hotels. Please inform us if you request other type of accommodation.
Novotel Chumphon Beach Resort and Golf
Website: www.novotel-chumphon.com
Optional hotels (in case the rooms of Novotel Chumphon Beach Resort and Golf are fully
booked.)
Chumphon Cabana Resort and Diving Hotel
Website: www.cabana.co.th
Nana Buri Hotel
Website: www.nanaburihotel.com
General information:
Chumphon province is located half way down the Isthmus of Kra: Andaman Sea on the west and
the Gulf of Thailand on the East. With 200 kilometers of coastline, Chumphon features many
beautiful beaches and islands particularly Koh Tao where is one of the best diving and
snorkeling on the gulf coast.
website: http://thai.tourismthailand.org
Optional trip:
Interested parties wish to join a trip, please book the ticket at the registration desk.
Contact person:
Dr. Vorapat Sanguanchaipaiwong
The 12th International Symposium on Biocontrol and Biotechnology
King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang
Chalongkrung Road, Ladkrabang District
Bangkok 10520, Thailand
Tel nos: 662-329-8400-11 ext. 3583, 6282
Fax no: 662-329-8412
Email: [email protected], [email protected]
Web site: http://www.isbb2000.com
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