The 3rd President and Secretary General of AFOB

Professor George Fu Gao (Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences) and Professor Yoon-Mo Koo (Inha University) have been appointed as the 3rd President and Secretary General respectively. They will serve as the President and Secretary General of AFOB from 1st October 2016 to 30th September 2018.

– Secretariat (Asian Federation of Biotechnology) –

For more information, please refer to AFOB website



Workshop on Harnessing Microbes for Sustainable Wastewater Treatment

Date: April 11-13, 2018
Venue: Faculty of Biosciences and Medical Engineering, University Technology Malaysia (UTM) Johor, Malaysia

For more information, please check attachments.

2 Brochure AFOBMC

Location of the workshop


10th AFOB Regional Symposium (ARS 2018)

Date: January 27-29, 2018
Venue: Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh

For more information, please check attachments.
 10th ARS 2018 First Announcement (Final) date amended.pdf (745.4 KB)
 10th ARS Scientific Program (tentative)Details.pdf (574.2 KB)


23rd Symposium of Young Asian Biological Engineers’ Community (YABEC 2017)

Date: October 18-20, 2017
 Venue: Xi’an, Chna

*Please note that only participants who pre-registered in June are able to register for full symposium.
For more information, please http://www.yabec-cn.org

For other information, please refer to the AFOB website