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 (Registration closed due to overbooked registrants)
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

Organizes by
Thailand Bioresource Research Center (TBRC), Thailand
National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC), Thailand
National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA), Thailand
Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), Thailand

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

All lectures will be given in English without translation.

Registration Deadline
28 February 2018

Registration Fees
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.

Document Download: Brochure; Registration form

For more information please contact:
Technical Training Unit, BIOTEC
113 Thailand Science Park, Phahonyothin Rd., Khlong Nueng, Khlong Luang, Pathum Thani 12120
Tel: (66) 2564 6700 ext 3379 – 82 Fax: (66) 2564 6574 E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.