Invited Speaker

Keynote Speaker
Sang Yup Lee
KAIST, Korea
Title : Systems and synthetic biotechnology
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- Life Science and Bioengineering
- Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
- Bio and Brain Engineering
- Biological Sciences
- Bioprocess Engineering
- Bioinformatics
- Systems and Synthetic Biotechnology
- Metabolic Engineering- Position
2002-present, Professor, Dept. Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2003-present, Adjunct Professor, Dept. Bio and Brain Engineering, KAIST
2004-2010, LG Chem Chair Professor
2004-present, Honorary Professor of University of Queensland
2005-present, Adjunct Professor, Australian Institute of Bioeng. & Nanotehnology
2005-present, Special Advisor, Bioprocessing Technology Institute, Singapore
2006-present, Co-Director, Institute for the BioCentury
2007-present, Distinguished Professor
2007-present, Director, Center for Systems and Synthetic Biotechnology
2008-present, Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Biological Sciences, KAIST
2008-present, Dean, College of Life Science and Bioengineering, KAIST
Invited Speaker
> Daehyun Baek
Seoul National University, Korea
Title : Determinants of MicroRNA Targeting
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2010-Present Assistant Professor of School of Biological Sciences at Seoul National University

2007-2010 Postdoctoral Fellow at Whitehead Institute / MIT / HHMI

2000-2007 Ph.D. in Bioengineering at University of Washington

1993-1999 B.S. in Electrical Engineering at KAIST

Daehee Hwang
POSTECH, Korea
Title : A systems approach to mitochondrial disorders
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- Systems Biology, computational biology
- Innate immune system, cancer, bioinformatics, plant, cardiac hypertrophy
- 2010.8-Present : System Bio-dynamics National Core Research Center, Pohang, Korea
School of Interdisciplinary Bioscience and Bioengineering, Director
- 2006.8-Present : Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, Korea
School of Interdisciplinary Bioscience and Bioengineering & Chemical Engineering, Professor
- 35 publications.
Katsuhiko Shirahige
The University of Tokyo, Japan
Title : HDAC8 mutations in Cornelia de Lange Syndrome provide insight into the cohesin acetylation cycle.
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  - Computational Biology
  - Protein Function Analysis
Kuo-Bin Li
National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Title : Data representation in computational sequence analysis: learning with ready-made features or prior knowledge
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- Computational Biology
- Protein Function Analysis
- 32 Publications.
Sung Wing Kin Ken
Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore
Title : Application of next generation sequencing to extract structural variations in our genomes
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Francois Taddei
INSERM/CRI, China
Title : Co-evolution of information transfer and cooperation i
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- Evolutionary Systems Biology of Innovation and Degeneracy in Microbes
- Challenges and Chances of Education in the 21st century
- Awards
The 2003 INSERM award for fundamental research
The Liliane Bettencourt award for life sciences 2004
European Young investigator (EURYI) award 2005
Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) award 2006
- 47 Publications.