BIT's 9th World Gene Convention-2018 (WGC-2018)
Introduction to WGC-2018

BIT's 9th World Gene Convention-2018 (WGC-2018) will be held during November 13-15, 2018 in Singapore. WGC-2018 is a dedicated event where you will have the opportunity to learn about new developments in the field of gene, biotechnology and life sciences, share aspects of your own work by submitting a oral presentation or poster. With the participation of outstanding international experts, we hope productive discussions would stimulate new creative ideas to translate new discoveries into better practice and application. We hope your participation would contribute to your professional development and relationships. Wish you enjoy the conference.

Highlights

• 400+ Oral Presentations Covering the Hot Topics and Cutting-Edge Technology in the Field of Biotechnology and Life Sciences
• 50+ Posters Demonstrating
• Cutting-Edge Keynote Addresses by Prominent Leaders from All Over the World
• Creating a Harmonious Environment for Project Matchmaking and Promotion
• Opportunities to Visit Singapore Natural and Humanistic Landscapes

Program Layout
Part 1: Opening Ceremony Part 2: Keynote Forum
Theme 1: Frontiers in Genetics & Genomics Theme 6: Emerging Topics of Life Sciences
Theme 2: Latest Research of DNA, RNA and Nucleic Acid Theme 7: Biocity Development and Bio Industry
Theme 3: Spotlights on Gene Theme 8: Emerging Areas for Medicine Applications
Theme 4: Highlights of Omics and Biology Research Theme 9: New Biotherapy Discovery
Theme 5: Incredible World of Molecular & Cell Theme 10: Robust Technology Development
Past Renowned Speakers
Dr. Lingwen Zeng, Director, Institute of Environment and Safety, Wuhan Academy of  Agriculture Sciences, China Dr. Jeffrey L. Bennetzen, Professor, Anhui Agricultural University, China; University of Georgia, USA Dr. Sushanta K. Mitra, Professor, York University; Executive Director, Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology, Canada
Dr. Stefan Gluck,Vice President, Celgene Corporation, USA Dr. Philipp Kapranov, Professor & Director, Hua Qiao University, China Dr. Mariusz Z. Ratajczak, Professor & Endowed Chair, University of Louisville, USA
Dr. Bruce D. Given, Chief Operating Officer, Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals, Inc., USA Dr. Tamara Maes,Chief Scientific Officer & Vice-President, Oryzon Genomics S.A., Spain Dr. Christophe Thiriet, Principal Investigator, University of Nantes, France
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image002.jpg Dr. Ilan Chet, 
Professor, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem,
Israel
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image004.jpg Dr. Eugene Howard
 Seymour, 
CEO, NanoViricides, Inc, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image006.jpg Dr. Richard M. 
Weinshilboum,

Professor, Mayo Clinic, USA
http://img.zwbk.org/baike/spic/2011/05/06/20110506113814788_9340.jpg Dr. Xin-Yuan Liu,
Professor, Chinese 
Academy of Sciences, 
China
Shu-Hui Liu Dr. Shu-Hui Liu, 
Director, Pfizer, USA
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http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image014.jpg Dr. Douglas T Carrell, Professor, University of
Utah School of
Medicine, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image016.jpg Dr. Daniel Scherman,
Professor, CNRS
UMR8258 - Inserm
U1022, France
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image018.jpg Dr. Francisco M. Goycoolea, Professor, Westfaelische Wilhelms Univeristaet Muenster, Germany
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image020.jpg Dr. Richard Wang, 
Chief Operation 
Officer, CBMG, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image022.jpg Dr. Alexander Kharazi,
CTO, Stemedica, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image024.jpg Dr. Sayandro Versteylen,
Vice President, Paper Pak
Industries, USA
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http://ose-immuno.com/site/wp-content/uploads/Bernard-Vanhove-300x300.jpg Dr. Bernard Vanhove, Professor, OSE Immunotherapeutics, France http://www.omicsgroup.com/conferences/ACS/conference/photos/BioChem-2016-Henry-M-Sobell-3597.png Dr. Henry M. Sobell, Emeritus Professor, University of Rochester, USA Dr. Bhanu P. Jena, Distinguished Professor, Wayne State University, USA
https://www.uclahealth.org/pictures/PNRS/Ming-Guo.jpg Dr. Ming Guo, Professor, UCLA School of Medicine, USA jdsmall Dr. Judah A. Denburg, Professor, McMaster University/AllerGen NCE, Canada http://file.scirp.org/image/2013053017035956.jpg Dr. Jeffrey Pudney, Professor,Boston University Medical Centre, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image026.jpg Dr. Andrzej Kloczkowski,
Professor, Nationwide
Children's Hospital, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image028.jpg Dr. Joseph Purita,
Director, IRMO, USA
http://h.hiphotos.baidu.com/baike/pic/item/f9198618367adab4a5b535478fd4b31c8701e449.jpg Dr. Weiying Lin,
Dean and Professor,
University of Jinan, China
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Associate Director, Roche - Genentech, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image034.jpg Dr. Samir Sukkar,
Professor, Università
di Genova, Italy
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image036.gif Dr. Erdogan Ceylan,
Research Director, Silliker
Food Science Center, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image038.jpg Dr. Hui Li,
Professor and Director, University of Virginia, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image040.jpg Dr. Yves Durocher,
Research Officer, National
Research Council Canada, Canada
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image042.jpg Dr. Jian-Dong Li,
Professor and Director, Georgia State University, USA
https://media.licdn.com/mpr/mpr/shrinknp_200_200/p/1/000/199/227/29a72df.jpg Dr. Naoki Sugimoto, Professor and Director, Konan University, Japan http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image046.jpg Dr. Steven E Wilson,
Professor, Cole Eye
Institute, The Cleveland
Clinic, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image048.jpg Dr. Emily M. Leproust,
CEO, TwistBioscience,
USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image050.jpg Dr. Ben Chih,
Scientist, Genentech Inc., USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image052.gif Dr. Hartmut Juhl,
Professor, Indivumed
GmbH, Germany
https://media.licdn.com/mpr/mpr/shrinknp_200_200/p/4/000/186/078/37b7787.jpg Dr. Felix Schiele,
Principal Scientist, Boehringer Ingelheim Pahrma GmbH & Co.
KG, Germany
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image056.jpg Dr. Songyan Zheng,
Senior Research Investigator, Bristol-Myers Squibb, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image058.jpg Dr. Liewei Wang,
Professor, Mayo
Clinic, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image060.jpg Dr. Alexandre Fontayne,
Head of Biotherapeutics
Engineering, LFB-Biotechnologies, France
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image062.jpg Dr. Yue Yun,
Pioneer Hi-Bred International Inc, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image064.jpg Dr. Joseph Seckbach,
Professor, Retired Hebrew
University, Israel
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image065.jpg Dr. Naotaka Furuichi,
Professor, Niigata
University, Japan
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image067.jpg Dr. George Acquaah,
Dean, Bowie State
University, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image069.jpg Dr. Xiaoqiang Yan,
Chief ScientificOfficer,
Generon (Shanghai)
Corporation, China
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image071.jpg Dr. Yingli Sun,
Professor, Beijing
Institute of Genomics,
Chinese Academy of
Sciences, China
http://depts.washington.edu/compmed/directory/images/Ladiges.gif Dr. Warren C Ladiges, Director, University of Washington, USA http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image075.jpg Dr. Yuyou Duan,
Professor, UC Davis
Medical Center, USA
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image077.jpg Dr. Katrin Bach,
Professor, Food
Technology & Nutrition
(MSc), Austria
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image079.jpg Dr. Richard Green,Professor, University of California, USA http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image081.jpg Dr. Madeleine Chagnon,
Adjunct Professor,
Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Canada
http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2016/images/p/clip_image083.jpg Dr. Martin Fluck,
Professor, University
of Zurich, Switzerland
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http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2015/images/pro/Untitled-1_clip_image042.jpg Dr. Joseph Orban, Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Sciences and Director, Office of Biomedical Research Development, Southern University, USA http://www.bitcongress.com/wgc2015/images/pro/Untitled-1_clip_image044.jpg Dr. Johan van Rooyen, Professor, Stellenbosch University, South Africa http://www.bitcongress.com/uploadfile/2015031213163673499.jpg Dr. Jaroslaw Roznowski, Managing Director, NZOZ Twój Lekarz, Poland
http://www.bitcongress.com/uploadfile/2015031009240373499.jpg Dr. Peter Wight, Head of Regulatory Affairs, Marks & Spencer, UK http://www.bitcongress.com/uploadfile/2015031611300273499.jpg Dr. Adam Hyland, Principal, Franke Hyland, Australia http://www.bitcongress.com/uploadfile/2015031610383773499.jpg Dr. Kurt-Peter Raezke, Senior Director Food Safety, Food Services, Intertek Food Services GmbH, Germany
Introduction to Singapore

Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is an island country located at the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula. Though physically small, Singapore is an economic giant. It has been Southeast Asia's most modern city for over a century. Its unique ethnic tapestry affords visitors a wide array of sightseeing and culinary opportunities from which to choose. A full calendar of traditional festivals and holidays celebrated throughout the year adds to its cultural appeal. The country includes the island of Singapore and 63 smaller islands. Because of its efficient and determined government, Singapore has become a flourishing country that excels in trade and tourism and is a model to developing nations.

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Exhibition and Poster

WGC-2018 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.

 

Exhibition Date:
Set-up date: November 12, 2018
Show dates: November 13-15, 2018 09:00-18:00
Place: Singapore


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