General Information

The 65th Annual Meeting of the Society for Biotechnology, Japan

Dates September 18 (Wed)20 (Fri), 2013
Venue International Conference Center Hiroshima
(1-5 Nakajima-cho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan)

Important Dates

Online Abstract Submission May 7 (Tue)–12 noon on May 28 (Tue), 2013 (JST)
Online Registration May 7 (Tue)–12 noon on August 20 (Tue), 2013 (JST)
Publication date of the Meeting Abstracts August 25, 2013 (tentative)


  September 18 (Wed) September 19 (Thu) September 20 (Fri)
Award Ceremony/
Award Lectures
Topics Workshop
Topics Workshop
Lunch Break
Luncheon Seminars Luncheon Seminars  Luncheon Seminars
Poster Session
Poster Session,
KSBB Invited Presentations
Poster Session,
KSBB Invited Presentation
Award Lectures/
International Symposium
"New Stages of Phage Biocontrol:
Challenge of Red Queen"
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Symposia Symposia
18:30– Banquet
Young Researchers Committee
for Biotechnology


  Registration Fee Banquet Fee
Advance Registration
(Before August 20)
On-site Advance Registration
(Before August 20)
Active members 10,000 JPY 12,000 JPY 8,000 JPY 10,000 JPY
Student members 6,000 JPY 8,000 JPY 4,000 JPY 5,000 JPY
Non-members 14,000 JPY 16,000 JPY 10,000 JPY 12,000 JPY

(Consumption tax included.)

  • The Meeting Abstracts and Attendee Pass will be sent when payment is confirmed after August 25, 2013.
  • PDF version of the Meeting Abstracts will be available on this site for participants who complete payment by due date. (for three months from early September, 2013)

Award Ceremony and Award Lectures

Date: September 18, 2013  9:30–11:45, 15:45–17:30
Place: Room A (Phoenix Hall)


Date: September 18, 2013 18:30–20:30
Place: ANA Crowne Plaza Hiroshima (7-20 Nakamachi Naka-ku, Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima,730-0037, Japan)
10 min walk from the meeting venue

Poster Presentation

Schedule (Classifications and Presentation numbers)

  • A member in good standing can make one presentation.⇒more information
  • The board size is 0.9 m wide and 2.1 m high (from top to the floor).

KSBB Invited Presentations

4 speakers from the Korean Society for Biotechnology and Bioengineering will make presemtatoions in the psoter sessions.⇒more information

  • 2P-073  Prof. Dong-Myung Kim (Chungnam National University)
  • 2P-090  Prof. Byung-Gee Kim (Seoul National University)
  • 2P-091  Prof. Seung Pil Pack (Korea University)
  • 3P-238  Prof. Soonjo Kwon (Inha University)

Topics Wokshop

The meeting committee has selected 22 presentations as meeting topics. Workshops will be held on September 19 and 20 for further discussions on those selected topics. Presenters of the selected topics will be required to make an oral presentation in the workshop in the morning as well as poster presentation in the afternoon.


21 topics have been proposed by SBJ members for symposium session.⇒Symposium Topics

International Symposium "New Stages of Phage Biocontrol: Challenge of Red Queen ",  September 18, 2013, 15:45-18:00, International Conference Center Hiroahima, B2F Room F (Ran)International Symposium entitled "New Stages of Phage Biocontrol: Challenge of Red Queen" will be organized by Prof. Takashi Yamada (Hiroshima Univ.) and Dr. Orawan Chatchawankanphanich(NSTDA, Thailand) .
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  • Date: September 18, 2013 15:45~18:00
  • Place: International Conference Center Hiroshima, B2F Room F (Ran)
  • Fee: Free
  • Registration: On-site registration is required for those who attend the international symposium only. Please come to the symposium registration desk to receive an admission pass.
    Participants who have registered for the 65th SBJ meeting can join the international symposium without the registration.

NOTE: To attend the award cecermony, award lectures, poster session, other symposia, or exhibition, symposium participants must pay for the registration fee of the 65th SBJ meeting.

Luncheon Seminars

Date: September 18–20, 2013  12:15–13:15
Place: Room B (Dahlia 1), Room C (Dahlia 2), Room D (Cosmos 1), Room F (Ran)

Pre-registration is required. Please bring the printed copy of the confirmation email you received after the online registration. You need to get a ticket at the registration each morning.


Please visit the FAQ page before you make inquiries.

SBJ Meeting 2013 Secretariat
Graduate School of Advanced Sciences of Matter
Hiroshima University
1-3-1 Kagamiyama, Higashi-hiroshima
Hiroshima 739-8530, Japan
Fax: +81-82-424-7047

For inquiries regarding membership or online registration, contact:

The Society for Biotechnology, Japan
Business Office

c/o Faculty of Engineering, Osaka University
2-1 Yamadaoka, Suita
Osaka 565-0871, Japan
Tel: +81-6-6876-2731
Fax: +81-6-6879-2034

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