Asia-Pacific Consortium on Agricultural Biotechnology and Bioresources

Upcoming Events

6TH ANNUAL SOUTH ASIA BIOSAFETY CONFERENCE

Date: September 15-17, 2018
Location: Dhaka (Bangladesh)
Organizer: South Asia Biosafety Program, Biotech Consortium India Limited, ILSI Research Foundation

Under the auspices of the South Asia Biosafety Program (SABC), the ILSI Research Foundation and Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL) are pleased to invite you to the 6th Annual South Asia Biosafety Conference which will be held 15-17 September 2018 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. This conference is the premier biosafety meeting in South Asia, and provides an essential forum to hear from leading scientists representing regulatory agencies, public sector research institutions, and the private sector in South Asia and internationally.

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WORKSHOP ON UNDERUTILIZED ANIMAL RESOURCES OF ASIA-PACIFIC AND THEIR AMELIORATION

Date: to be confirmed
Location: to be confirmed

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SYMPOSIUM/SEMINAR/WORKSHOP AT COA

Date: November 12-14, 2018
Location: Taipei (Taiwan)

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INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PLANT GENETICS AND GENOMICS, “NEXT GEN CROPS FOR SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE”

Date: July 19-20, 2018
Location: Chandigarh (India)
Organizer: SELECTBIO

The conference will focus on Genetic & Omics Technologies for Crop Improvement & Immunity. It will highlight Advanced Techniques for Plant Profiling, Sequencing & Editing including Analytical techniques, Genomics assisted Breeding, High Throughput techniques, Gene mapping, High Performance Computing, GWAS, NGS, CRISPRs, TALENs & ZFNs and others. The meeting will also discuss about Agronomics aspects & Beneficial Plant-Microbe Interactions to gain insights into Soil Chemistry & Plant Physiology for Improved Agricultural Production.

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8TH WORLD CONGRESS ON PLANT GENOMICS AND PLANT SCIENCE

Date: August 10-11, 2018
Location: Osaka (Japan)
Organizer: Conference Series

Plant Genomics 2018 brings together domain experts, researchers, clinicians, industry representatives, postdoctoral fellows, and students from around the world, providing them with the opportunity to report, share, and discuss scientific questions, achievements, and challenges in this field.
The event focuses on aspects such as breeding, molecular marker development, crop/ trait improvement, disease resistance, epigenetics, evolution studies and pathology as well understanding tools to overcome barrier and enable successful data analysis and management. Presentations concentrate not only particular to plant genomics but also crop and forestry research ranging from wheat, barley, maize and rice to potato, tomato, Arabidopsis, biofuels and various fruits.

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30th INTERNATIONAL HORTICULTURAL CONGRESS (IHC2018)

Date: August 12-16, 2018
Location: Istanbul (Turkey)
Organizer: International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS)

IHC2018 provides a platform for scientists, technicians, students, consultants, engineers, extension agents, growers, industry, trade and consumer organisations, policy makers and many other professionals having an interest in horticulture. It is heavily focused on research and innovation and will have training components related to various fields of horticulture. The motto of IHC2018 is decided as ‘Bridging the World through Horticulture’. 

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SLCARP INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM

Date: August 13-14, 2018
Location: Colombo (Sri Lanka)
Organizer: Sri Lanka Council for Agricultural Research Policy (SLCARP)

This is the second International Research Symposium organised by SLCARP. It will be held at the Sri Lanka Foundation, Colombo, and will cover a wide range of themes, from crop production technologies to plant protection, forestry, aquatic resources, biotechnology, food science and many more.

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ASIAN SHORT COURSE ON AGRIBIOTECHNOLOGY, BIOSAFETY REGULATIONS AND COMMUNICATION

Date: August 13-17, 2018
Location: Bandar Sunway (Malaysia)
Organizer: Monash University Malaysia, MABIC, PTraD Initiative, Sanaci Universitesi, Universiteit Gent, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

This Asian regional short course is designed to enable participants to better understand 
•the entire value chain related to research, development, commercialisation and trade of LMOs; 
•national and international legal instruments related to LMOs; and 
•effective communication of agri-biotechnology and biosafety regulation.
This short course will serve as a capacity building platform for Asian scientists, regulators, enforcement officers and policymakers in these areas to enable them to make informed decisions on LMOs and products derived from LMOs.

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INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR PLANT BIOTECHNOLOGY CONGRESS

Date: September 19-24, 2018
Location: Dublin (Ireland)
Organizer: International Association for Plant Biotechnology

A truly vibrant, scientifically challenging and socially engaging meeting where colleagues can meet and discuss the latest developments in the area of Plant Biotechnology. In addition to keynotes (morning and afternoon) and concurrent sessions, there will be poster sessions including one session for the oral presentation of a limited number of posters. There will also be dedicated industry sessions which will allow researchers to interact with and experience the latest technologies in a workshop format.

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13TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON AGRICULTURE & HORTICULTURE



Organizer: Conference Series LLC

Theme: Recent innovations and implementation of modern technologies in Agriculture
Agri 2018 will provide an exceptional opportunity to interact with world-class Agriculture science and Plant science Experts in the field creating a channel for collaborations and partnerships.
Key sessions: Agriculture Engineering, Agriculture & Food Security, Plant Science, Agricultural Production Systems & Agribusiness, Agricultural Biotechnology, Agriculture & Environment, Agroforestry & Landscaping, Livestock/Animal Farming, Agronomy & Crop Science, Soil Science & Water Management, Crop Protection & Entomology, Fertilizers & Pesticides, Food Science, Rice & Wheat Research, and Greenhouse & Horticulture.

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THE VIII INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC AND PRACTICAL CONFERENCE “BIOTECHNOLOGY AS AN INSTRUMENT FOR PLANT BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION (PHYSIOLOGICAL, BIOCHEMICAL, EMBRYOLOGICAL, GENETIC AND LEGAL ASPECTS)”

Date: October 01-05, 2018
Location: Yalta (Russia)
Organizer: Federal Agency for Scientific Organisations, The Russian Academy of Sciences, International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS)

The work of the conference will include scientific sessions, discussions in the format of the “round tables” and seminars. The program of the conference includes the following topics for discussion: Investigations of plant biodiversity in vitro, in situ and ex situ; clonal micropropagation of plants, creation of in vitro plant collections, methods for germplasm conservation; molecular genetics techniques for plant biodiversity studies; biochemical studies of plant germplasm; and many more.

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13TH WORLD CONGRESS ON AQUACULTURE & FISHERIES

Date: November 12-13, 2018
Location: Melbourne (Australia)
Organizer: Conference Series LLC

Theme: Global Initiative In Aquaculture and Fisheries
Aqua 2018 focus on different areas of Aquaculture such as Aquaculturists, Aquaculture Technologists, Aquaculturists and Fisheries departments etc.12th World Congress on Aquaculture & Fisheries offers an exclusive opportunity for investigators across the globe to meet, network, and perceive new scientific innovations. This international Aquaculture Congress also encourages the active participation of young student researchers through a Poster Award Competition and Young Research Forum at the conference venue.

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22ND WORLD CONGRESS ON BIOTECHNOLOGY



Organizer: Conference Series LTD

Biotechnology 2018  welcomes all to attend the 22nd World Congress on Biotechnology covering the Future Advancements in the Biotechnology industry professionals and academic communities worldwide. Biotechnology brings its major share of delegation from the industry and the academia. The Biotechnology Conferences 2018 covers a wide range of topics related to the advancements in the field of Biotechnology.
Scientific tracks: plant and agricultural biotechnology, food and nutritional biotechnology, animal biotechnology, aquaculture and marine biotechnology, nano biotechnology, genomics and proteomics, environmental biotechnology, biochemistry, bio engineering, cell biology and immunology, medical biotechnology & biomedical engineering, pharmaceutical biotechnology, genetics, bioinformatics and biosensor , applied biotechnology & microbiology, biomaterials and regenerative medicine, industrial biotechnology and fermentation techniques, and biosciences

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INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIA ON HORTICULTURE (ISH 2018)

Date: November 27-30, 2018
Location: Kuta Bali (Indonesia)
Organizer: ICHORD

The Theme of International Symposia on Horticulture is Emerging Challenges and Opportunities in Horticulture Supporting Sustainable Development Goals which will provide a discussion forum for policy makers, scientists, practitioners, extension agents, students and other professionals to address the challenges of horticulture innovation.

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14TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON CROP SCIENCE AND AGRICULTURE



Organizer: Conference Series LLC

Theme: Discovering Natural Resources through Agriculture and Crop science.
 Crop science and Agriculture conference is a common platform for deans, professors, scientists, students, research scholars, directors, and other participants like consultant, economist, project manager from business and industrial sectors to establish a scientific relationship between academic experts and other participants through sharing informations. This is an open event; we welcome and invite you to participate in this prestigious agriculture and crop science conference to make an event as the best event in Bali, Indonesia. Our conference programs aim to give delegates the intellectual stimulus and opportunity to plan the next steps for their organization, departments, and careers.

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