9th Asian Community of Glycoscience and Glycotechnology Conference

17 - 20 December 2017

The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

The 9th Asian Community of Glycoscience and Glycotechnology Conference (ACGG) will be held in Hong Kong on December 17–20, 2017.


ACGG was started as Asian Communities of Glycobiology and Glycotechnology in 2009, and changed its name to Asian Community of Glycoscience and Glycotechnology in 2013 at the 5th Annual Conference.  Glycoscience is a new scientific area with huge potential.  This conference has been organized by scientists from China, India, Korea, Singapore, Hong Kong, Thailand, Japan and Taiwan, will take place in Hong Kong in 2017.  It aims to serve as a platform for collaboration or researchers in Asian countries to share information on updated technological developments,resource management for the purpose of advancement in glycoscience research, and also for early career scientists and postgraduate students to have scientific discussions with experts. This conference will not only enhance interactions between research communities but also bring together cutting-edge research findings that will stimulate more future collaborations in this field.


ACGG Steering Community

China                    India                                     Korea                             Singapore

Biao Yu                  Siva Kumar Nadimpalli         Yong Sam Kim                Zhiwei Song

Cheng Jin              Surolia Avadhesha                Yong II Park                     Xuewei Liu

Kan Ding               Swamy Musti J.                     Jae Kyung Sohng            Peiqing Zhuang


Hong Kong           Thailand                               Japan                            Taiwan

Xuechen Li             Sopit Wongkham                  Hisashi Narimatsu         Kay-Hooi Khoo

                               Voraratt Champattanachai    Yukishige Ito                   Chun-Hung Hans Lin

                               Peraphan Pothacharoen       Jin-ichi Inokuchi              Shih-Hsiung Wu


ACGG Local Organizing Committee

Xuechen Li @ Department of Chemistry, The University of Hong Kong

John M. Nicholls @ Department of Pathology,  The University of Hong Kong




We are looking forward to welcoming you at the conference in Hong Kong.





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