International Workshop for The “next” Biobank and Bioresource Standards, 21-23 March 2018

Lecture Session:
The “next” Biobank and Bioresource Standards
Date:    21 March 2018
Venue:  Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Bangkok, Thailand 

Laboratory Session:
1. Identification of Mitosporic Fungi 
Date:    22-23 March 2018
Venue:  Thailand Science Park, Pathum Thani, Thailand
2. Effective and Reliable Method of Microbial Biotyping by MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry 
Date:     22 March 2018
Venue:   Thailand Science Park, Pathum Thani, Thailand
Organized by: 
Thailand Bioresource Research Center (TBRC)
National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC)
National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA)
Ministry of Science and Technology, Thailand (MOST) 
In collaboration with: 
National Institute of Technology and Evaluation (NITE), Japan
World Data Center for Microorganisms (WDCM), China
ASEAN Network on Microbial Utilization (AnMicro)
Under Patronage of:
United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Asia and Pacific Regional Bureau for Education, Bangkok, Thailand
  1. To identify the key roles and management systems of bioresource research centers 
  2. To update the new knowledge and technology on microbial utilization
  3. To provide and disseminate information on International Standard for biobanks 
  4. To train wide-range concepts such as the technical and morphological skills which is required for fungal morphological identification for the participants
  5. To provide basic knowledge and offer tools to not only to the beginner but also to the intermediate mycologist or researcher based on preliminary molecular identification
Target group:
• Lecture session – scientist, researcher, student, others who may interest in bioresources management and utilization
• Workshop session – scientist and researcher who may interest in mitosporic fungi identification technique for Workshop I and MALDI-TOF identification technique of microorganisms for Workshop II
Number of Participants:
• Lecture session – 80 participants
• Workshop session 1 – 12 participants
• Workshop session 2 – 20 participants
Language: All lectures will be given in English without translation. 
Registration Fee:
For those who would like to attend laboratory session are required to attend the lecture session. 
• Lecture session – General:   1,500 Baht 
• Lecture session – Student:   1,000 Baht
• Laboratory session I:           2,500 Baht
• Laboratory session II:          2,000 Baht
These fees are inclusive of 7% VAT, lunch and refreshment each day. However, all of the participants must be responsible for their own accommodation and transportation.
Registration Deadline: 28 February 2018
Download Document: brochure l registration form


For further information, please contact:

Technical Training Unit
National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC)
113 Thailand Science Park, Phahonyothin Rd., Khlong Nueng
Khlong Luang, Pathum Thani 12120 Thailand
Phone: (66) 2564 6700 ext. 3379-3382 Fax: (66) 2564 6574
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