Introduction

Annual Conference 2019 of the Asia Pacific Biosafety Association is going to be organized in Hotel Intercontinental, Dhaka, Bangladesh, on 19 - 20 September. Venue will be decided shortly. More than 100 participants from 50 different countries will participate in this conference.

The annual conference aims at generating a forum to exchange on the various current Biosafety and Biosecurity issues of concern at the global, regional, national and technical level. International biosafety experts and professionals from around the world will be speaking and sharing their knowledge and experiences. The conference is be a valuable opportunity for networking and be updated with the current development on biosafety and biosecurity uniquely in Bangladesh, in the region surrounding Bangladesh, and in the whole world as well.

Who Should Attend

* Agriculturalist, Biochemist, Biotechnologists, Botanists, Clinical Biochemists, Clinical Microbiologists, Clinical Pathologists, Environmentalists, Medical Doctors, Medical Microbiologists, Medical Technologists, Microbiologists, Molecular Biologists, Veterinarians, and Zoologists including all the disciplines of Biological Sciences

* Biosafety Professionals and Practitioners

* Biosafety Managers

* Consultants in relevant areas

* Engineers and Architects working for designing hospitals, laboratories, or related facilities

* Professionals interested in the updates on Biosafety and Biosecurity

* Scientists, Researchers and Laboratory Workers

Register Online

Note: Abstracts not accommodated for oral presentation will automatically be posted for poster presentation

Abstracts submission guidelines

Contribution or advancement in any area of biological sciences prioritizing safety and security or direct contributing in the field of biosafety, biosecurity, biological waste management, will be considered for submission. The priority areas are-

* Biosafety and Biosecurity in microbiological and biomedical research and diagnosis

* Culture free disease diagnosis and effective disease detection and control strategies in Bangladesh

* Biosafety and Biosecurity in agriculture and livestock

* Biosafety and Biosecurity in genetically modified organisms

* Biological waste management

All abstracts must be in ENGLISH, the combined length of the abstract title, list of authors, and body should not exceed 300 words. Please be sure to carefully check your abstract for content errors, spelling, names, etc. before submitting. Abstract is not proofreaded for correct spelling, typographical, grammatical, or scientific errors, nor can changes be made once the abstract is submitted.

* Title should be brief, in bold capital letters at the top of the abstract

* Author(s) should be listed by surname (underline) and initials, with the presenting author’s name underlined 

* The designation and organization should immediately follow the authors’ names (Organization/Institute, department, city, state, country of author)

* Text must be typed single-spaced, font 12 Arial with only the left margin justified

* Leave one line between the title/author/institution and the body  of the abstract

* Each abstract should contain: (a) an introductory sentence indicating the objective of the abstract (b) main content, including methods and results if relevant and (c) conclusions. It is expected that the abstract will include the summary of the original presentation

* Graphs, tables and illustration cannot be included in the abstract

* The abstract document MUST BE in WORD.doc format. Any other file type WILL NOT be accepted

* Abstracts must be submitted ON LINE or as "Microsoft Word" attachment to asadulghani@gmail.com with a cc to bd.bio.safetysecurity@gmail.com

Registration Fees (USD)

Conference

Member (USD)

Non-Member (USD)

International

725

800

National

200

250