The 50th Anniversary of World Data Center for Microorganisms

6-8 September, 2016
September 7th , 2016
14:00-14:20 Actinomycetes and bacteriophages: powerful tools for biotechnology and biodiscovery by Dr. Dilber Ipek Kurtboke, WFCC-(ex-officio) EB Member, University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia
14:20-14:40 Global mapping transcriptional start sites indicated prevalent post-transcriptional regulation in the cold adaptation of methanogenic archaea by Prof. Xiuzhu Dong, Deputy Director-General, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
14:40-15:00 The European Culture Collections' Organisation: How to promote training and education innovative approaches by Dr. Nelson Lima, President of European Culture Collections' Organization (ECCO), Portugal
15:00-15:30 Tea Break
Session 7: Bioinformatics & Big Data, Chaired by Prof. Oleg Stupar
15:30-16:00 Keynote Speech: Data associated with yeast culture collections: Challenges and opportunities by Dr. Kyria Boundy-Mills, WFCC Executive Board member, Phaff Yeast Culture Collection, USA
16:00-16:20 Bioinformatics for culture collections at the era of Big Data by Dr. Vincent Robert, Head of Bioinformatics ,CBS-KNAW Fungal Biodiversity Center, Belgian
16:20-16:40 Co-creating IT innovation to unlock microbial Big data by Dr. Lily Eurwilaichitr, Deputy Executive Director and Director of The National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC), Thailand
16:40-17:00 Life science databases and possible interconnection with mBRC Data by Dr. Alexander VASILENKO, IT specialist in All-Russian Collection of Microorganisms - VKM, Russia
17:00-17:20 Industrial microbial resources informatization and sharing platform in China by 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
18:00-19:00 Dinner

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