ICOBM 2016

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

 

Abdul Salam bin Babji (Malaysia)

Professor, School of Chemical Sciences and Food Technology, Faculty of Science and Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia

Title
Microbiological Quality and Bioactive Components of Hydrolysed Edible Bird Nest

 

Alexander Haslberger (Austria)
Professor, Department of Nutritonal Sciences, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Title
Diets May Affect Epigenetic Regulation of Inflammation Via Short Chain Fatty Acids of GI Microbiota

 

 

 

 

Angel Hui Xian Chong (Malaysia)
Aqurate Ingredients Intl (M) Sdn. Bhd., Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Title
Probiotic Regulation Update in Malaysia

 

Chandrika Balachandrun (Thailand)
Regulatory Manager Asia Pacific, Human Health and Nutrition, Chr. Hansen, Denmark
(Supported by Dutch Mill Co., Ltd., Bangkok, Thailand)

Title
Health Supplements: ASEAN Harmonization and AEC

 

Dzung B Diep (Norway)
Professor, Department of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway

Title
What Is The Nature That Defines a Bacteriocin's Inhibitory Spectrum?

 
 

Gwénaël Jan (France)
INRA, Rennes, France

Title
Peculiar Properties of Propionibacteria Lead to Unexpected Probiotic Properties With Opportunities For Digestive Cancer And For IBD

 
Heping Zhang (China)

Professor of Chang Jiang Program
Director, Key Laboratory of Dairy Biotechnology and Engineering, Ministry of Education, P.R.China
Director, Dairy Product Processing Laboratory of National Dairy Industry and Technology System, P.R.China
Vice Dean, College of Food Science and Engineering, Inner Mongolia Agricultural University, Huhhot, Inner Mongolia, P.R.China

Title
Effect of Probiotic Lactobacillus casei Zhang on the Prevention of Colon Carcinoma

 

Hiroshi Ohno (Japan)
Group Director of the Laboratory for Intestinal Ecosystem at RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences (IMS), Japan. 
Professor of the Division of Immunobiology, Department of Medical Life Science, Graduate School of Medical Life Science, Yokohama City University

Title
Integrated Multi-Omics Approach For Understanding The Gut Ecosystem

 

Jin-Zhong Xiao (Japan)
General Manager, Next Generation Science Institute, Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd

Title
Insight into the Ecology and Potential of Health Benefits of Human-Residential Bifidobacteria

 

Justin Van Rooyen (USA)
Vice President, Business Development, Lallemand Biofuels and Distilled Spirits, USA

Title
The Keys to the Successful Implementation of Industrial Biotech at Full Scale

 

Kamariah Long (Malaysia)
Director General Office, Malaysia Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MARDI), Malaysia

Title
MARDI’s Red Yeast Rice – A Future Alternative Therapy for Hyperlipidemia?

 

Koen Venema (Netherlands)
Beneficial Microbes® Consultancy, Wageningen, the Netherlands

Title
Towards Personalized Prebiotics: Opportunities and Challenges

 

Lee Yuan Kun (Singapore)
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, National University of Singapore

Title
Regionalized and Personalized Probiotics

 

 

Mitsuo Maruyama (Japan)
Department Head of Mechanism of Ageing Research Institute, National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology, Japan

Title
Improvement of Immunity In The Elderly By Probiotic Bacteria

 

Saehun Kim (Korea)
Professor, College of Life Science and Biotechnology, Korea University, South Korea

Title
Probiotic Interventions for Inflammatory Metabolic Disorders

 

Sejong Oh (Korea)
Professor, Division of Animal Science, Chonnam National University, Gwangju, Korea

Title
Animal Probiotics vs Plant Probiotics

 

Simon Grimley (Thailand)
Regional Representative, EURAXESS Links ASEAN, Bangkok, Thailand

Title
EURAXESS: Bridging Global Research with Europe

 

Sudesh Kumar (Malaysia)
Professor, School of Biological Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia

Title
A Novel Process for the Efficient Production and Recovery of Polyhydroxyalkanoates by Using Single Cell Protein Approach

 

Sunee Nitisinprasert (Thailand)
Associate Professor, Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Agro-Industry, Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand

Title
Keratinase, A Bioactive Compound For Production of Feather Meal Wsed As A Protein Source In Feed Industry

 

Svetoslav Dimitrov Todorov (Brazil)
Associate Professor, Universidade Fedeal de Vicosa, Departamento de Veterinaria, Campus UFV, Vicosa, MG, Brasil

Title
Safety aspects of application of Lactic Acid Bacteria

 

Tiong Chia Yeo (Malaysia)
Chief Executive Officer, Sarawak Biodiversity Center, Sarawak, Malaysia

Title
Bioprospecting the Rainforest in a Meaningful Way

 

Wilhelm Holzapfel (Korea)
Professor, Advanced Green Energy & Environment Institute, School of Life Sciences, Handong Global University, Pohang, South Korea.
President, International Committee on Food Microbiology and Hygiene (ICFMH)

Title
Biodiversity and Beneficial Features Of The Lactic Acid Bacteria

 

Yong-Ha Park (Korea)
Professor, School of Biotechnology, Yeungnam University, Republic of Korea
Probionic Institute, Daejeon, South Korea

Title
A Comparative Analysis of Anti-Inflammatory Therapeutic Activity of Lactobacillus sakei Probio-65 in TNBS-induced Colitis Mice Model

 

Byong Lee (Canada)
Professor, Department of Food Science and Biotechnology, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon, South Korea
Professor, Department of Microbiology/Immunology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Title
Overproduction of Bioactive Molecules By Probiotics And Their Derived Enzymes

 

 Dae-Kyung Kang (Korea)

ProfessorDepartment of Animal Resources Science, Dankook University, Korea.

Title
Changes in the Diversity and Composition of Fecal Microbiota by the Administration of Probiotics in Pigs

 

Hyune Lee (Korea)
Professor, Department of Bioscience and Biotechnology, College of Natural Sciences, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Kyunggi-Do, South Korea

Title
Metabolic Engineering For The Enhanced Biosynthesis Of γ-Aminobutyric Acid (GABA) And α-Ketoglutarate In Corynebacterium glutamicum

 

Nam-Soo Han (Korea)
Professor, Department of Food Science and Biotechnology, Chungbuk National University, Chungbuk, South Korea

Title
Biotechnological Application of Lactic Acid Bacteria to Produce Bioactive Compounds

 

Shinji Fukuda (Japan)
Associate Professor, Institute for Advanced Biosciences, Keio University, Yamagata, Japan
Graduate School of Media and Governance, Keio University, Kanagawa, Japan

Title
Gut Microbiota-Derived Metabolites Shape Host Physiological Homeostasis

 

Tadaaki Miyazaki (Japan)
Professor, Department of Probiotics Immunology, Institute for Genetic Medicine, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan

Title
Prevention of The Infectious And Autoimmune Diseases By Lactic Acid Bacteria

 

Tony Mutukumira (New Zealand)
Associate Professor, Institute of Food Nutrition & Human Health, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand

Title
Antimicrobial Potential of L. reuteri Cell-Free Supernatant- New Zealand Blend Honey

 

Widodo Hadisaputro (Indonesia)
Associate Professor, Faculty of Animal Science, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Title
Studies on Antihyperglycemia and Antihypercholesterolemia in Rats (Rattus norvegicus) using Intestinal-origin Probiotics Strains

 

Ying-Chieh Tsai (Taiwan)
Professor, Institute of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

Title
Microbiota-Gut-Brain Axis and Psychobiotics: Lactobacillus plantarum PS128 as an example

 

 

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