The 50th Anniversary of World Data Center for Microorganisms

6-8 September, 2016
September 7th , 2016
No. 5 Conference Room, Building 8, Beijing Friendship Hotel (友谊宾馆8号楼5号会议室)
Session 4: CBD and Nagoya Protocol, Chaired by Dr. Nelson Lima
9:00-9:30 Keynote Speech: Polymorphisms in microbial whole genome sequence identify classical mutations and may establish geographic origin for the Nagoya Protocol by Prof. Kevin McCluskey, WFCC Executive Board member, Fungal Genetics Stock Center, USA
9:30-9:50 NIEMA: a transfer and exchange system of microbes for microbial resource centers for non-commercial purposes according to the CBD and the Nagoya Protocol by Dr. Ando-katsuhiko, Acting Director-General, NITE Biological Resource Center, National Institute of Technology and Evaluation, Japan
9:50-10:10 Implementation of the Nagoya Protocol in the EU - Guidance on scope and utilization by Dr. Axel Braun, Law Department Officer, F.HOFFMANN – LA ROCHE Ltd., Switzerland
10:10-10:30 Tea Break
Session 5: ISO TC 276 & Quality Control, Chaired by Dr. Erko Stackebrandt
10:30-11:00 Keynote Speech: Standardising Data in Biotechnology: From Community to ISO Standards by Dr. Martin Golebiewski, Convenor of ISO/TC 276 Biotechnology WG5 'Data Processing and Integration', Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies, Germany
11:00-11:30 Keynote Speech: Progress in ISO/TC 276 Biotechnology/WG 2 Biobanks and Bioresources by Dr. Yong Zhang, Convenor of ISO/TC 276 Biotechnology WG2 & WG5 'Data Processing and Integrationtd
11:30-11:50 Quality by Testing and Quality by Design in microbial Biobanks by Dr. Anabela Martins, Quality Manager of Micoteca da Universidade do Minho, Portugal
11:50-12:10 The importance of standardization in biobanking and introduction of KNRRC By Dr. Ki Hyun RYU, President of Korea National Research Resource Center(KNRRC), Korea
12:10-13:30 Lunch
Session 6: The scientific frontier: unlocking the big data era on microorganisms,Chaired by Prof. Kevin McCluskey
13:30-14:00 Keynote Speech: The collaborative working environment-a new level of knowledge transfer and Innovative collaboration by Dr. Erko Stackebrandt, Coordinator of MIRRI, Leibniz-Institut DSMZ- German Collection of Microorganisms and cell cultures Germany, Germany

Participants

1. Dr. Philippe Desmeth, President of World Federation for Culture Collections (WFCC), Belgium
2. Dr. Takashi Gojobori, Vice President of CODATA, Vice-Director of the National Institute of Genetics (NIG), Japan
3. Dr. Dilber Ipek Kurtboke, WFCC Executive Board, Faculty of Science, Health, Education and Engineering University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia
4. Prof. Kevin McCluskey, WFCC Executive Board, Fungal Genetics Stock Center, USA
5. Dr. Kyria Boundy-Mills, WFCC Executive Board, Phaff Yeast Culture Collection, USA
6. Dr. Oleg Stupar, WFCC Executive Board, All-Russian Collection of Microorganisms - VKM, Russia
7. Dr. Nikos C. Kyrpides, Prokaryote Super Program Head, U.S. Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute (DOE JGI), USA
8. Dr. Martin Golebiewski, Convener of ISO TC 276 WG5, Germany
9. Dr. Sugawara Hideaki, Professor of National institute of Genetics, Japan
10. Dr. Alexander VASILENKO, IT specialist in All-Russian Collection of Microorganisms - VKM, Russia
11. Dr. Ando-katsuhiko, Acting Director-General, NITE Biological Resource Center, National Institute of Technology and Evaluation, Japan
12. Dr. Lily Eurwilaichitr, Deputy Executive Director of National center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology and Director of Thailand Bioresource Research Center (TBRC), Thailand
13. Dr. Nelson Lima, President of European Culture Collections' Organization (ECCO), Portugal
14. Dr.Ye Yin, CEO of BGI Genomics Co., Ltd. China
15. Dr. Axel Braun, Law Department Officer, F.HOFFMANN – LA ROCHE Ltd., Switzerland
16. Dr. Yao Su, Vice Director of China Center of Industrial Culture Collection, Director of R&D department of fermentation, China National Research Institute of Food & Fermentation Industries, China
17. Dr. Vincent Robert, Head of Bioinformatics, CBS-KNAW Fungal Biodiversity Center, Belgian
18. Dr. Takashi Itoh, WFCC Executive Board member, JCM of RIKEN BRC, Japan
19. Dr. Cledir Santos, Interim Representative of the Chilean Network of Microbial Culture Collections, Professor of the Universidad de La Frontera, Temuco, Chile
20. Dr.Francisco Matus, Professor of the Universidad de La Frontera, Temuco, Chile
21. Dr. Ki Hyun RYU, President of Korea National Research Resource Center(KNRRC), Korea
22. Dr. Erko Stackebrandt, Coordinator of MIRRI, Leibniz-Institut DSMZ- German Collection of Microorganisms and cell cultures Germany, Germany
23. Dr. Yong Zhang, Convenor of ISO/TC 276 Biotechnology WG2 & WG5 'Data Processing and Integration', China
24. Dr. Anabela Martins, Quality Manager of Micoteca da Universidade do Minho, Portugal
25. Dr. Julie E. Russell Head of Culture Collections National Infections Service, Public Health England (PHE), UK
26. Dr. Jung-Sook Lee, Korean Collection for Type Cultures (KCTC), Korea
27. Dr. Funabiki-rie National Institute of Technology and Evaluation, Japan
28. Dr. David Nobles, Fungal Genetics Stock Center, USA
29. Dr. Musliyana Mansor, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
30. Dr. Supawadee Ingsriswang, National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, National Science and Technology Development Agency (BIOTEC), Thailand
31. Dr. Heena Shah, Public Health England, U.K.
32. Dr. Juncai Ma, Director of World Data Center for Microorganisms, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
33. Prof. Yuguang Zhou, Director of China General Microbiological Culture Collection Center (CGMCC), Institution of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
34. Dr. Linhuan Wu, World Data Center for Microorganisms, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China