BIT’s 5th International Symposium of Enzyme & Biocatalysis 2015
Event Report

BIT's 5th Symposium on Enzymes & Biocatalysis-2014 (SEB-2014), successfully held in Shangri-La hotel Dalian on April 25-27, 2014. Totally, there were nearly 200 participants from more than 30 countries and areas have attended the SEB-2014.

Nobel Laureates-2015

Dr. Bruce A. Beutler,
Director, Center for the Genetics of Host Defense, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center,

Nobel Prize Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, 2011

Dr. Tim Hunt, 
Emeritus Group Leader, Imperial Cancer Research Fund, Clare Hall Laboratories, Cancer Research, UK

Nobel Prize Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, 2001

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Claus Crone Fuglsang,
Vice President of BioEnergy Research
and Development, Novozymes, Inc, Denmark

Dr. Claus Crone Fuglsang
As the Vice President for BioEnergy, Claus Fuglsang is leading Novozymes research in these areas and he oversees a portfolio of projects with more than 150 employees. As such, Claus has played a big part in the development of the first commercial cellulosic ethanol enzymes, Novozymes’ Cellic® CTec range as well as novel products in the existing grain based ethanol industry.

Dr. Tony D’Amore,
AVP, Sanofi Pasteur Bioprocess Research
and Development, Canada

Dr. German Spangenberg,
Executive Director, Department of Environment
and Primary Industries; President, International
Association for Plant Biotechnology , Australia

Dr. Xiucai Liu, Founder,

Chairman & CEO, Cathay Industrial Biotech Ltd., China

Dr. Xiucai Liu
Dr. Xiucai Liu is the chairman of Cathay Industrial Biotech, Ltd. He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Science and Technology of China and went abroad in the 1980s to obtain his Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Wisconsin in the United States, followed by postdoctoral research at Yale and Columbia and then a position as a senior scientist at the Sandoz Research Institute. In 1997 he founded Cathay Industrial Biotech, which developed bioprocess long chain diacids to take over half the world chemical market for that product and achieved large scale commercialization of second generation biobutanol technology. Recently he has led the development of commercial scale technology to produce biobased diamine, launching the world’s first comprehensive biobased polyamide series. Dr. Liu served as the first chairman of the Sino American Pharmaceutical Association, the largest professional organization for overseas Chinese; won the 10 Cutting Edge “Sea Turtle” Returnee Entrepreneurs Award and the Elite Returnee Entrepreneur Award; he was also selected by Biofuels Digest as one of “The Top 100 People in Bioenergy, 2011-2012.”

Program Layout
Cluster 1 Main Conference
Part One: Part Two:
Opening Ceremony and Nobel Laureate Forum Keynote Forum
Cluster 2 Scientific Program
Section 1:
Enzyme Discovery and Engineering
Section 2:
Novel Industrial Enzyme Development
Section 3:
Biocatalysis R & D
Section 4:
Parallel Scientific and Technological Conferences
Section 5:
Young Scientists Forum
Cluster 3 Business Development
• Industrial Sponsored Symposia
• SME’s CEO Forum on Entrepreneurship
• Investor’s Forum
• Project Road Show
• Matchmaking and Biopartnering
• Round Table Discussion
Cluster 4 Posters and EXPO
SEB-2015 provides an ideal platform to showcase your novel technologies and products in China. It is developed to offer comfort to delegates while maximizing exhibitor exposure, the coffee breaks and poster sessions will all take place in the exhibition area promoting frequent repeated opportunities for delegates to visit the exhibits.
Why Reserve a Booth at SEB-2015
To Meet Face-to-Face with the International Movers and Shakers in the Field of Enzymes and Biocatalysts
To Meet with Key Decision Marker around the World
To Explore Business Opportunities in China and beyond
To Spotlight Advanced Technologies and Their Scientific and Commercial Applications
To Take Advantage of the Conference's Captive Audience and Networking Opportunities within the Exhibition Hall
Cluster 5 Social Events
• Culture Activities-Art Performance and Show  
• Cocktail Social Networking
• City Tour As Requested
• Field Trip to Universities/Industries, and Networking Tour

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Who's Attended
Past Year's Event
Executive Director, CRIBIQ
CEO, PomBioTech GmbH
President, PerkinElmer
CEO, W42 Consulting GmbH
Section Manager, Ajinomoto Co., Inc
Senior Principal Researcher, Kao Corporation
Professor, University of California
Professor, University of Cergy-Pontoise
Professor, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
Professor, McGill University
Senior Scientist, Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research
Chief Scientific Officer, METabolic Explorer
Senior Scientist, Industrial Research Ltd
Vice President, Kemin Industries (Asia) Pte Ltd
Professor, University of Tokyo
Head, c-LEcta GmbH
Professor, University of Zurich
Director, R&D China, Novozymes China
Professor, Nanyang Technological University
Professor, Qingdao University of Science and Technology
Bioinformatics Scientist, Codexis Inc
Director, PUCV-CREAS
Director, Biorefinery of Dupont Industrial Bioscience Division
Technical Director, Biocatalysts Ltd
Professor, University of Technology
Director, Bio-Prodict BV
Distinguished Professor, Jiangnan University
Professor, University of Parma
Director & Professor, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Vice President, Janssen Research and Development
Professor & Chair, University Indianapolis
Managing Director, ChiralVision
Professor, Shantou University Medical College
Distinguished Professor, Washington State University
Head, Private Clinic of Dermatovenereology
Associate Professor, Jilin University
R & D Engineer, Dalian medical biological co., LTD
Basic R & D Manager - Asia Pacific, Puratos
Senior Engineer, CNPC Ec0nomics &Tecnology Research Institute
General Manager, Robustnique Corporation Ltd
Senior Scientist, Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ)
Senior Scientist, New England Biolabs Inc
Emeritus Professor, Imperial College London
Professor & Head, Australian National University
R&D, Suzhou Kaiyuan Minsheng Sci & Tech Corp. Ltd
Professor, University of La Reunion
Engineer, Zhejiang Hisun Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd
Principle Investigator, National University of Singapore
President, BioEnergy Society of Singapore (BESS)
Investigator, CIATEJ
Product R&D Engineer, Wilmar (Shanghai) Biotechnology Research & Developme
Professor, Lincoln University
Director, Biortus Biosciences
Founder & CEO, Syncore Laboratories (Shanghai) Co. Ltd
Professor, De Montfort University
Professor, University of Warsaw
Senior Marketing Manager, BBI Holdings Ltd
Professor, Chalmers University of Technology
Researcher, China Shijiazhuang Pharmaceutical Group Co
Senior Scientist, Dupont
Director, Buckman International
Manager, Nansei Environmental Laboratory, Co. Ltd
Director, Grenoble University-CNRS
R & D Director, Guangxi COFCO biomass energy Co., Ltd
R&D Manager, BBI Enzymes SA (Pty) Ltd
Director and Distinguished Investigator, National Health Research Institutes 
Engineer, Zhejiang Hisun Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd
R&D, Shanghai Diazyme Co., Ltd
Engineer, Sunson Industry Group Co., Ltd
Boffin, DSM (China) Limited
Science Manager, Novozymes A/S
Executive Fellow, Ajinomoto Co., Inc
Vice President, Novozymes A/S
Head of R&D Biotechnology, Evonik Industries AG
Knowledge Management Scientist, Merck Serono
Principal Scientist, Hoffman-La Roche Ltd
Chief Operating Officer, Verenium Corporation
Research Advisor, Pfizer Inc
Chair Professor and President, I-Shou University
CEO, Metabomics, Inc
R&D Scientist, Materia Nova R&D Centre
General Manager, Weihaibiological Technology Co., LTD
Research & Development Manager, BBI Enzymes
CEO, Advanced Enzymes
Engineer, Ningbo Medicalsystem Biotechnology Co.,Ltd
Head, SternEnzym GmbH & Co. KG
Professor, University of Warsaw
Senior Vice President, Codexis Inc
Senior Scientist, DSM Food Specialties
Senior Principal Scientist, Eisai Inc
VP, CSPC Hebei Zhongrun Pharmaceutical Co.,Ltd
Technical Service Manager, Amano Enzyem Inc
Vice-President, Shaanxi University of Science and Technology
President & CEO, Tianjin Robustnique Corporation Ltd
Hosting Organizations

China Council for the Promotion of International Trade

Nanjing Municipal Government

Supporting Organization

Information Research Center of International Talents, SAFEA

Operating Organizations
Economic Information Department,
China Council for the Promotion of International Trade

Nanjing Economic and Information Commission

The Bureau of the Nanjing Food and Drug Administration

Nanjing Municipal Investment Promotion Commission

Nanjing Municipal Health Bureau

China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, Nanjing Sub-Council

Zhen-Ao Group

BIT Group Global
Official Travel Agency

BIT World Travel Service, Inc.


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