ANRRC 2021

PROGRAM

BEYOND COVID-19

Sustainable Research Resources Management for
Bio-Circular-Green (BCG) Economy

October 26, 2021 | 09:00 – 17:00
(Bangkok Time UTC+7)
ONLINE Meeting hosted by NSTDA, Thailand

9:00 – 9:05

Welcome Remark
By representatives from National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA), Thailand


Special Session by Former ANRRC Presidents

9:05 – 9:25

The history of ANRRC from the start to the present and what’s been done by ISO TC276
By Dr. Yeonhee Lee, Founder and Former President of ANRRC, Korea


Keynote Session

9:25 – 9:55

Keynote Speaker I:
Synthetic Biology for Carbon Neutrality
By Prof. Yin Li, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IMCAS), CHINA


9:55 – 10:25

Keynote Speaker II:
ABS update: challenge and opportunity for Biobank

By Dr. Philippe Desmeth, Belgian Science Policy Office (BELSPO), BELGIUM


10:25– 10:30

Technical Break

Session 1

Envisioning Microbial Resources Centers in the Post-Pandemic World

Chair: Dr. Maria Auxilia T. SIRINGAN


10:30-10:45

Sustainable development of JCM as a microbial resource center over the pandemic era
By Dr. Moriya Ohkuma, Japan Collection of Microorganisms, RIKEN, JAPAN


10:45-11:00

How Microbes support BCG Economy?
Dr. Verawat Champreda, National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC), NSTDA, THAILAND


Poster Session (5 selected posters)


Moderator introduce the session (5 min)


11:05-11:45

Flash talk (5 mins talk and 3 mins Q&A)


11:45-13:30

Lunch break


INVITED ONLY

12:00-13:30

Executive Board Meeting

Session 2

Bioinformatics and Data Sciences: Unlocking challenges and opportunities

Chair: Dr. Yuji KOHARA


13:30 – 13:35

Introduction of the session


13:35– 13:50

Development of BRSO: Biological Resource Schema Ontology and its application to bio-resource databases
By Dr. Shoko Kawamoto, National Institute of Genetic (NIG), JAPAN


13:50 – 14:05

Towards the Asian comprehensive catalogue of biological resources in the post pandemic Era
By Dr. Juncai MA, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IMCAS), CHINA

Session 3

How Plant Research Resources Support BCG Economy

Chair: Dr. Masatomo Kobayashi


14:05 – 14:10

Introduction of the session


14:10 – 14:25

Development of an agricultural pest repellent started from Arabidopsis resources

By Dr. Hiroshi Abe, RIKEN BioResource Research Center (BRC), JAPAN


14:25 – 14:40

Development of molecular genetic research tools of wild Oryza
By Dr. Yutaka Sato, National Institute of Genetic (NIG), JAPAN

Session 4

Human Research Resources in the Post COVID-19 Era

Chair: Jane Carpenter


14:40 – 14:45

Introduction of the session


14:45 – 15:00

Human health biobanking during the COVID-19 pandemic: challenges and opportunities
By Prof. Jennifer Byrne, NSW Health State-wide Biobank, AUSTRALIA


15:00– 15:15

Virus pathogen resources: management and support for infectious disease research
By Dr. Kyungsook Ahn, Resources & Innovation Coop., KOREA

Session 5

Animal Research Resources: Forefront and Diversity

Chair: Dr. Atsushi Yoshiki


15:15– 15:20

Introduction of the session


15:20 – 15:35

Advancing mouse resources for studies of health and disease
By Dr. Atsushi Yoshiki, RIKEN BioResource Research Center (BRC), JAPAN


15:35 – 15:50

Introduction of National Primate Research Center in Korea
By Dr. Jae—Won Huh, National Primate Research Center, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology (KRIBB), KOREA

Session 6

Laws and Regulations: Standardization and Harmonization of Research Resources Centers

Chair: Dr. ShyamKumar SHARMA


15:50 – 15:55

Introduction of the session


15:55 – 16:10

Accessing genetic and genomic resources in India: Vista of regulatory framework and opportunities
By Dr. Sunil Archak, ICAR-National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources, INDIA


16:10-16:25

Digital Sequence Information (DSI)
By Dr. Mutsuaki Suzuki, National Institute of Genetic (NIG), JAPAN


16:25 – 16:35

Break

Poster Awards Presentation and Closing Session


16:35 – 16:45

Poster Awards Presentation


16:45 – 17:00

Closing Remark
By Dr. Toshihiko Shiroishi, Director of RIKEN Bioresource Research Center (BRC), JAPAN


17:00

End of the program