JASTIP Bioresources and Biodiversity Kick-off Symposium ”Bioresources and Biodiversity Studies for the ASEAN Region”


JASTIP will hold two symposia in Jakarta on 10-11 June.

10 June: JASTIP Bioresources and Biodiversity Joint Laboratory Kick-off Symposium

    ”Collaborative Bioresources and Biodiversity Studies for the ASEAN Region “

JASTIP Joint Laboratory at LIPI, Indonesia, was set up to promote the multilateral collaboration among ASEAN countries and Japan in bioresources and biodiversity studies. In the symposium, the bilateral collaborative studies between Kyoto University, Research Center for Biomaterials, and Research Center for Biology, LIPI, will be introduced and the potentiality of multilateral scientific and technological collaboration among ASEAN and Japan using the platform will be discussed.
Prospective guest speakers are from, National Science Technology Development Agency, Thailand, Chulalongkorn University, Kasetsart University, Kagoshima University and Hokkaido University.

Please see below for the details.

11 June: 2nd JASTIP Symposium

    ”Bioresources and Biodiversity Studies in ASEAN
    –Contribution to Our Sustainable Future– “

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Please register from the form below for both days.
Registration will be closed on 5 June.

The certificate will be published on 10 June.


Japan-ASEAN Science, Technology and Innovation Platform (JASTIP)
The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI)
Kyoto University


National Science Technology Development Agency (NSTDA)
Chulalongkorn University
Kasetsart University


Map of PDII
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Date and time

10 June 2016 (9:00-16:45)


The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (Lembaga Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia or LIPI) , Jakarta


9:00–9:10 Opening Address

    Prof. Enny Sudarmonowati, Deputy for Science of LIPI
9:10 – 9:30 Mission of JASTIP Work Package 3 Bioresources and Biodiversity Studies

    Prof. Mamoru Kanzaki, Kyoto University
    Prof. Takashi Watanabe, Kyoto University
9:30 – 9:45 JASTIP Joint Laboratory in LIPI

    Prof. Sulaeman Yusuf, LIPI
    Prof. Wijaksono, LIPI
9:45 – 11:00 Session 1: Research Topics on Biodiversity Studies and Multilateral Collaboration

    “Bioprospecting of Plant Resources in South East Asia to Produce Highly Value-added Products“
      Dr. Andria Agusta, LIPI
    “Genetic Diversity of Lacquer (Gluta spp.) Clones in Northeastern Thailand Using by Start Codon Targeted (SCoT) Markers“
      Dr. Wichan Eiadthong, Kasetsart University
    “Plant Diversity of Kalimantan: Profiling and Mapping of Habitat Loss“
      Dr. Ruliana Susanti, LIPI
    “Genome Resource Bank Centre as the Backbone of Future Indonesian Wildlife“
      Dr. Gono Sumiadi, LIPI
    “Conservation of Biodiversity in Asia using Genetic Information from NGS (Next Generation Sequencer)“
      Prof. Yuji Isagi, Kyoto University
11:00 – 11:15 Session 2: Research Topics on Innovation

    ”Development and Diffusion of Innovation for Conservation and Sustainable Utilization of Peat Lands in Indonesia: An Ecosystem-Based Approach“
      Prof. Dr. Ir. Bambang Subiyanto M. Sc., LIPI
      Drs. Manaek Simamora M. B. A, LIPI
11:15 – 12:45 Intermission
12:45 – 14:30 Session 3: Research Topics on Bioresources Studies

    ”Searching and Characterization of Economically Potential Utilizations of Tropical Wood Species“
      Dr. Ir. Wahyu Dwianto, M.Agr., LIPI
    ”Development of Particleboard using Bamboo and Waste of Corn and Citric Acid Adhesive“
      Prof.Dr.Ir Subyakto, M.Sc., LIPI
    ”High Durable Wood Structure and Low Cost Wooden House: Mechanical Properties and Connection Perfomance of Bamboo Zephyn Composite (year 1)”
      Agung Sumarno, S.T., LIPI
    ”Development of Enzymatic Reactor for Textile and Batik Industrial Waste Water Treatment in Pekalongan, Central Java, Indonesia“
      Dr. Dede Heri Yuli Yanto, S.Si., M.Agr., LIPI
    ”Functionalization of Isolated Lignin from Acacia mangium Black Liquor by Polimer Blends and Grafting”
      Dr. Widya Fatriasari S. Hut., M. M., LIPI
    ”Potency of Wood- Decay Fungi as Bioattractant for Controlling Wood-Attacking Insect“
      Deni Zulfiana, M.Si., LIPI
    ”Study of Plants-Derived Biochemical Resource for Attractants’ of Wood Attacking Beetle“
      Dr. Titik Kartika S. SI., LIPI
14:30– 15:00 Intermission
15:00 – 16:40 Session 4: Multilateral Collaboration and Synergy

    ”Project for Producing Biomass Energy and Material through Revegetation of Alang-alang Imperata cylindrica Fields”
      Prof. Toshiaki Umezawa, Kyoto University (SATREPS)
    ”Introduction of JASTIP-WP2 and Possible Collaboration in Bio-resource and Biomass Utilization Studies”
      Prof. Ohgaki Hideaki, Kyoto University
    “Microbial Resource Management and Utilization for Bioeconomy Development in Thailand“
      Lily Eurwilaichitr, NSTDA
    “Exploration of Industrial Relevant Enzymes from Uncultured Microbial Bioresources Using Metagenomic approaches“
      Verawat Champreda, NSTDA
    “Prospects of Using Tropical Plant Biomass Resources for the Potential Benefits in Sustainable Biotechnology“
      Prof. Hunsa Punnapayak, Chulalongkorn University
16:40 – 16:45 Closing Address

    Prof. Takashi Watanabe, Kyoto University