Keynote and Invited Speakers

Keynote Speakers

Construction of Novel Metabolic Pathways with Synthetic Enzymes

Professor Dr. Akihiko Kondo
Professor, Department of Chemical Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Kobe University, Japan
1-1 Rokkodai-cho, Nada, Kobe, Hyogo, 657-8501 Japan

Improvement of 3-hydroxypropioninc acid tolerance in Escherichia coli: Identification and use of acid exporter YohJK and its regulator YieP

Professor Dr. Sung-hoon Park
Professor, School of Energy & Chemical Engineering (ECHE) and Life Sciences (SLS)
UNIST (UNIST), 50 UNIST-gil, Ulsan 44919, Republic of Korea
Adjunct Professor, School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Pusan National University, Busan, Republic of Korea

Bioenergy and Biorefinery of Agrowastes Materials toward Zero Wastes

Professor Dr. Suraini Abd-Aziz
Professor, Department of Bioprocess Technology, Faculty of Biotechnology & Biomolecular Sciences
Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) 
43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia

Processing of Natural Resources for Value-Added Products and Organic Waste Valorization

Professor Dr. Wu Jinchuan
Professor & Director, Bioengineering Research Center, Guangdong Academy of Sciences,
Guangzhou, P.R. China

Valorisation of Oil Palm Solid Waste to High Added Value Chemicals

Professor Dr. –Ing. Misri Gozan
Professor, Bioprocess Engineering Program, Department of Chemical Engineering Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Indonesia
Kampus UI Depok 16424

Engineering the EP-Bifido Pathway for Biosynthesis with Low CO2 Emission

Professor Dr. Qingsheng Qi
Professor, State Key Laboratory of Microbial Technology, Shandong University
72 Binhai Road, Qingdao 266237, P.R. China

Biomass Conversion for Green Energy and Zero Waste via Integrated Bioprocessing Techniques

Professor Dr. Madihah Md. Salleh
Professor, Biotechnology, Department of Industrial Biology, Faculty of Science, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia  
81310 UTM Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia

Invited Speakers

Agricultural and Food Biotechnology


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Prisana Suwannaporn

Professor, Department of Food Science and Technology, Faculty of Agro-Industry, Kasetsart University

Environmental Biotechnology


Dr. Natsaran Saichana

School of Science, Mae Fah Luang University

Bioenergy and Biorefinery


Asst.Prof.Dr.Prawit Kongjan

Professor, Department of Science, Faculty of Science and Technology, Prince of Songkla University


Asst.Prof. Dr. Paripok Phitsuwan

School of Bioresources and Technology, King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi

Molecular and Medical Biotechnology


Asst.Prof.Dr. Adisak Romsang

Professor, Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University