Vice President Prof. Hiromoto Usui (Kobe University,Japan)
Prof.Akihiko Kondo (Biorefinery Center,Kobe University,Japan)
"Construction of consolidated bioprocesses for production of biofuels and chemicals by using cell surface engineered microbial cells"
Prof.Ken-ichi Yoshida (Graduate School of Agricultural Science,Kobe University,Japan)
"Promising applications of inositol catabolism in Bacillus subtilis"
Prof.Colin Webb (School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science,The University of Manchester,UK)
"Platform chemicals from renewable raw materials"
Prof.Pierre Monsan (Department of Biochemical Engineering,INSA Toulouse,France)
"White biotechnology in France:recent developments"
Prof.Lubbert Dijkhuizen, (GBB,University of Groningen,Netherlands)
"Microbial and enzymatic synthesis of bioingredients and biopharmaceuticals,ranging from metabolites to polymers"
Dr.Zoltan Pragai, (DSM,Basel,Switzerland)
"mRNA stabilizing elements for enhancing vitamin production in Baillus subtilis"
Prof.Marin Berovic, (Faculty of Chemistry & Chemical Technology,University of Ljubljana,Slovenia)
"Production of antitumor extra and intacellular fungal polysaccharides of Grifola frondosa by submerged and solid state cultivation"
Prof.Christoph Wittmann (Institut fur Bioverfahrenstechnik Technische,Universitat Braunschweig,Germany)
"Towards next generation bioprocesses - analysis and engineering of metabolic pathway fluxes"
Prof.Hans P.Blaschek (Center for Advanced BioEnergy Research,University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,USA)
"Recent advances in the bio-butanol fermentation"
Dr.David A.Hogsett (Vice President,External Research & Development,Mascoma Corporation,USA)
"Microbial cellulose utilization:fundamentals and biotechnology"
Prof.Hideki Fukuda (Dean of Organization of Advanced Science and Technology,Kobe University,Japan)