Workshop on "Biorefinery Enzymes for Renewable Chemicals: From Discovery to Industrial Applications”, 26-30 November 2018

Date: 26 - 30 November 2018
Venue: Lecture 2, 1st Floor, Sirindhorn Science Home, Thailand Science Park, Pathum Thani, Thailand
Organized by: 
  • National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC)
  • National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA)
  • Ministry of Science and Technology 
In collaboration with: 
University of Sheffield, UK
Supported by: 
Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)
• Up-skilling and developing early career researchers from Thailand and Southeast Asian countries, for technologies related to discovery and engineering of enzymes for biorefinery application through lectures and workshop.
• Providing a multi-faceted training, which incorporates theory, practice, computer-aided learning, site visit, social and networking.
• Adding knowledge and technologies in enzyme technology and biorefinery for regional industries, particularly those who are investing in biomanufacturing.
• Strengthening academic-industrial partnership among ASEAN regional R&D in waste management and waste valorization.
• Creating a platform for exchanging knowledge in biorefinery enzyme engineering and applications.
Number and Targeted Participants:
Lecture (26 – 27 NOV 2018)              50 participants
Lecture + Site Visit + Laboratory (26 – 30 NOV 2018)          30 participants
Language: The whole course will be given in English.
Registration Fee:
• Lecture (26 – 27 NOV 2018) Student/General 3,000 Baht
• Lecture + Site Visit + Laboratory (26 – 30 NOV 2018) Student/General 8,000 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: 31 October 2018 or until the course is fully booked
Payment method is
transfer, please make a payment to;
Bank Name: Bangkok Bank 
Branch: Thailand Science Park
Savings Account Name: BIOTEC - National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology
Account No.: 080-000280-0 
Bank Code: 0080
Swift Code: BKKBTHBK 
Bank Address: 111 Phahonyothin Road, Khlong Nueng, Khlong Luang, Pathum Thani 12120
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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