Expert Group Meeting - Thailand 2004

Expert Group Meeting on
Biotechnology Information Network for Asia (BINASIA)
29-30 April 2004
Bangkok, Thailand

Organised by

United Nations Asian and Pacific Centre for Transfer of Technology
(APCTT), New Delhi, India
and
Korea Research Institute of Bioscience & Biotechnology
(KRIBB), Korea

In cooperation with

National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology
(BIOTEC), Thailand

Programme

29 April 2004
09.00 – 09.20 hrs.
Registration

Inaugural Session
Chairman:
Dr. Sang Ki Rhee, KRIBB

09.20 – 09.40 hrs.
Welcome address
Adoption of Agenda
09.40 – 10.00 hrs.
Introduction to BINASIA – Dr. Sang Ki Rhee, KRIBB
10.00 – 10.30 hrs.
Introduction to EGM – Mr. N. Srinivasan, APCTT
10.30 – 11.00 hrs.
Tea/Coffee break
Session I
Country paper presentation
Chairman:
Prof. Ranjan Ramaswamy, Sri Lanka
Rapporteur:
Dr. Sheikh Riazuddin, Pakistan
11.00 – 11.20 hrs.
Dr. Tsendsuren Oyunsuren, Centre for Biotechnology,
Mongolian Academy of Sciences, Ulaanbaatar
Mongolia
Word Document                         Presentation
11.20 – 11.30 hrs.
Discussion
11.30 – 11.50 hrs.
Mr. U.N. Behera,
Joint Secretary, Department of Biotechnology,
New Delhi, India
Word Document                         Presentation
11.50 – 12.00 hrs.
Discussion
12.00 – 12.20 hrs.
Dr. Leonardus B.S. Kardono, Indonesian Institute of
Sciences, Research Centre for Chemistry, Head of Natural Products, Food and Pharmaceuticals, Indonesia
Word Document
12.20 – 12.30 hrs.
Discussion
12.30 – 12.50 hrs.
Dr. Mohammad Hossein Sanati, Director,
National Research Center for Genetic, Engineering and
Biotechnology, Tehran, Islamic republic of Iran
Word Document
12.50 – 13.00 hrs.
Discussion
13.00 – 13.30 hrs.
Lunch
Session II
Country paper presentation
Chairman:
Mr. U.N. Behera, India
Rapporteur:
Ms. Sonny P. Tababa, Philippines
14.30 – 14.50 hrs.
Mr. Mohamad Yusof Radzuan Bin Saad, Senior Officer,
National Directorate Biotechnology (BIOTEK), Malaysia
Presentation
14.50 – 15.00 hrs.
Discussion
15.00 – 15.20 hrs.
Prof. Sarbajna Man Tuladhar, Research Centre for Applied
Science & Technology (RECAST),
Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal
Word Document                         Presentation
14.50 – 15.00 hrs.
Discussion
15.30 – 15.50 hrs.
Dr. Sheikh Riazuddin, Director, Centre for Applied Molecular Biology (CAMB), Lahore, Pakistan
Word Document
15.50 – 16.00 hrs.
Discussion
16.00 – 16.15 hrs.
Tea/Coffee break
16.15 – 16.35 hrs.
Ms. Sonny P. Tababa, Network Administrator,
Biotechnology Information Center,
SEAMEO SEARCA, Philippines
16.35 – 16.50 hrs.
Discussion
16.50 – 17.10 hrs.
Professor Ranjan Ramasamy, Chairman, National Science
Foundation, Sri Lanka
17.10 – 17.20 hrs.
Discussion
30 April 2004
Session III
Country paper presentation
Chairman:
Mr. Md. Yusof Radzuan Bin Saad, Malaysia
Rapporteur:
Dr. Md. Hossein Sanati, Iran
09.30 – 09.50 hrs.
Dr. Morakot Tanticharoen, Director, National Center for
Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Pathumthani,
Thailand
Presentation
09.50 – 10.00 hrs.
Discussion
10.00 – 10.20 hrs.
Mr. Thai Anh Hong Le, Deputy Director,
Agricultural Genetics & Biotechnology Organization,
National Institute of Agricultural Genetics & Biotechnology,
Ha Noi, Vietnam
10.20 – 10.30 hrs.
Discussion
10.30 – 10.50 hrs.
Dr. Sang Ki Rhee, Ph.D., Chief,
Metabolic Engineering Laboratory Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Korea
Presentation
10.50 – 11.00 hrs.
Discussion
11.00 – 11.15 hrs.
Tea/Coffee break
11.15 – 12.30 hrs.
Brain storming on BINASIA Portal and IT-based services
12.30 – 14.00 hrs.
Lunch
Session IV
Recommendations
Chairman:
Mr. N. Srinivasan, APCTT
14.00 – 15.00 hrs.
Presentation and adoption of EGM recommendations
Word Document
15.00 – 15.15 hrs.
Concluding remarks:
Mr. N. Srinivasan, APCTT
15.15 – 15.30 hrs.
Vote of thanks
Dr. Sang Ki Rhee, Korea

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