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TSB International Forum 2014 (Sep 16-19, 2014)

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 TSB International Forum 2014 “Green Bioprocess Engineering”

September 16-19, 2014

1. Organizers:

Asian Federation of Biotechnology (AFOB)

Thai Society for Biotechnology (TSB)

Chemical Engineering Department, Kasetsart University (ChE)

Biotechnology Department, Kasetsart University (Biot)

Venue: BITEC Bang Na EH101-102, Bangkok, Thailand

3. Objective of the international forum:

  1. To be the international forum to share the research advancement and experience among scientist in biotechnology and related areas
  2. To strengthen and enlarge the AFOB member and network

Organizing Committee:

Assoc.Prof.Dr. Penjit Srinophakun (President of TSB & Vice President of AFOB)

Assoc.Prof.Dr. Apinya Duangchan (Head of ChE-KU)

Assoc.Prof.Dr. Suttipun Kaewsompong (Head of Biot-KU)

Prof.Dr. Jian Jiang Zhong (AFOB general secretary)

Prof.Dr. Yoon-Moo Koo (AFOB Korea)

Prof.Dr. Prof. Feng-Wu Bai (AFOB China)

Prof.Dr. Virendra S. Bisaria (AFOB, India)

Prof.Dr. Yu-Kaung Chang (AFOB, Taiwan)


5. Scientific Committee:

AFOB board members of Bioprocess and Bioseparation Engineering division

TSB committee members

ChE faculty members

Biot faculty members

Forum Session:

  1. Agricultural and Food Biotechnology
  2. Applied Microbiology
  3. Biopharmaceutical and Medical Biotechnology
  4. Biocatalysis and Biotransformation
  5. Bioprocess Engineering, Bioseparation and Purification
  6. Bioenergy, Biorefinery and Environmental Biotechnology
  7. Molecular Biotechnology and Nanobiotechnology
  8. Tissue Engineering and Biomaterials
  9. Other related areas


7. Symposium Secretariat:

Miss Duangporn Lakasong (TSB)

Phone: +66 2 644 8150 ext 81859

Mobile: +66 81 584 2969
FAX: +66 2 644 8079


8. Registration and registration fee:

a.      The deadline:


Dead line


1. Abstract/full paper submission

July 1, 2014

2. Abstract/full paper notification

August 1, 2014

3. Payment

August 15, 2014

4. Final paper submission (after correction)

August 22, 2014

Note: participants can choose to submit either the abstract or full paper.


b.   Abstract or full paper should be submitted to Miss Duangporn Lakasong at

                       c. Registration fee is as following.


Registration fee


1 International participant

   -US$ 280 (non-AFOB member)

   -US$ 250 (AFOB member)

   -US$ 180 (student)


This fee will include:

- Forum proceeding

- Lunch during the symposium

- Asiatique the riverfront (

2 Thai presenter participant

   -2,500 Baht (non-TSB member)

   -2,000 Baht (TSB member)

   -1,500 Baht (Student)

This fee will include:

- Forum proceeding

- Asiatique ticket can be purchased at the conference room.


Tentative program:




September 16


September 17

September 18

September 19



Registration & Poster setting








Invited Speakers (2)

Invited Speakers (2)

Invited Speakers (1)

Oral presentations (6)



Oral presentations (4)

Oral presentations (4)



Lunch & Poster display



Invited Speakers (2)

Invited Speakers (2)


Oral presentations (10)


Pre-registration (AFOB board members only)

Oral presentations (8)

Oral presentations (8)


AFOB Meeting

(Division: Bioprocess Engineering)

Asiatique the riverfront

(only international participants)



List of Invited Speakers:

Professor Dr. Virendra Bisaria, Department of Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India

Title “Process Development for Bio-fertilizer Production

Professor Jian-Jiang Zhong, State Key Lab. of Microbial Metabolism, and School of Life Sciences & Biotechnology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), China  

Title: Innovative Bioprocess Engineering for Efficient Manufacturing of Value-Added Bioproducts

Professor Yang-Chun Yong, Biofuels Institution of Jiangsu University, Jiangsu University, China     

             Title: Engineering bacterial electron transfer for efficient energy harvesting and biosensing

Professor Hideki Aoyagi, Life Science and Bioengineering, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan

             Title: to be informed

Professor Kow-Jen Duan, Head of Innovation Incubation Center, Department of Bioengineering, Tatung University, Taiwan (in the process of inviting)

Professor Yung-Chuan Liu, Chemical Engineering Department, National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan (in the process of inviting)


Asian Federation of Biotechnology