Ecology, Genomics and Biodiversity 2018 (EGB 2018)
Organizer: Biodiversity Research Center, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Coorganizer: Ministry of Science and Technology Research Promotion Center for Life Sciences
Sponsor: Genomics BioSci & Tech. Co., Ltd. & Smartec Scientific Corp. & Biotools Co., LTD.
Venue: Biodiversity Research Center, 1/F auditorium, Cross-disciplinary Building, Academia Sinica.
Time: 9-10 March, 2018 (Friday and Saturday)
The Biodiversity Research Center, Academia Sinica, Taiwan (BRC) and The School of Life Science, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (CUHK) has strong research expertise in ecology, biodiversity and genomics studies. An Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between the Biodiversity Research Center, Academia Sinica and School of Life Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2017. From this MOU, the two partners would like to exchange research ideas and enhance collaborations. In 2018, BRC would like to organize a bilateral conference to invite the scientists who works on ecology, biodiversity and genomics from School of Life Science, CUHK to Taiwan. This conference will be composed of presentations from colleagues from CUHK and invited colleagues including Academia Sinica, National Taiwan Normal University (PIs in TIGP Ph.D. programme) and Tunghai University in Taiwan. The objective of this conference is to exchange research fields and attempts to start up collaborations between Taiwan and Hong Kong. We also organize a special section focus on Taiwan Biogenome project and gather experts from the field of genomics for research exchanges.
All colleagues working in the field of ecology, biodiversity and genomics in Taiwan are welcome to join and give presentations in this conference.