Special Interest Group (SIG) Symposium of "Mycobiomics"

  • Special Interest Group (SIG) Symposium of the H2020-MSCA-RISE project “Mycobiomics”, kindly sponsored by the European Commission
Time Title Speaker Chair
15:30 ’10 Welcome address and general introduction Prof. Marc Stadler (HZI, Germany),
Prof. Hyang Burm Lee (CNU, Korea)
Prof. Janet Jennifer Luangsa-ard (BIOTECH, Thailand)
15:40-15:55 ’15 The evolution of lifestyles in Fusarium and allied genera Prof. Pedro Crous (WFBI, Netherlands)
15:55-16:10 ’15 Coprophilous fungi as a source of new bioactive compounds Dr. Yasmina Marin-Felix (HZI, Germany) Prof. Marc Stadler (HZI, Germany)
16:10-16:25 ’15 Antibacterial and antibiofilm activities from Insect-pathogenic fungal extracts against Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae causing blight disease of rice Dr. Donnaya Thanakitpipattana (BIOTEC, Thailand)
Break (10 min)
16:35-16:50 ’15 Native and forage grasses – Reservoir of new Fusarium species Dr. Marileide Costa (WFBI, Netherlands) Prof. Pedro Crous (WFBI, Netherlands)
16:50-17:05 ’15 Investigating genetic diversity and population structure in Trichophyton mentagrophytes complex using RADseq Ms. Michaela Svarcova (Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic)
17:05-17:20 ’15 Fungal biodiversity in soil samples at Buffelskloof Nature Reserve in South Africa Dr. Hazal Kandemir (WFBI, Netherlands)
Break (10 min)
17:30-17:50 ’20 Panel meeting All speakers, participants Prof. Marc Stadler,
Prof. Janet Jennifer Luangsa-ard
  • Place: Room 321 (third floor), BEXCO Exhibition Center 2, Busan, Korea; Time: from 3:30 pm to 5:50 pm on 12th October.

Workshop on Freshwater and Marine Fungi (organized by NNIBR and IMFMS)

  • Workshop on freshwater and marine fungi in AMC2023 organized by IMFMS (International Marine and Freshwater Mycology Symposium) and NNIBR (Nakdonggang National Institute of Biological Resources, Sangju, Korea)
15:10-15:20’10Welcome address and general introductionProf. Kevin D Hyde (MFU, Thailand), Prof. Hyang Burm Lee (Chonnam National University, Korea)Dr. Namil Chung (NNIBR, Korea)
15:20-15:35’15What further research needs doingProf. Kevin D Hyde (MFU, Thailand)Dr. Wei Dong (Zhongkai University of Agriculture and Engineering, China), Prof. Hyang Burm Lee (Chonnam National University, Korea)
15:35-15:50’15Unveiling Asian freshwater ecosystems: Insights into the recent classification and abundance of freshwater fungiProf. Mark S Calabon (UP Visayas, Phillipines)
15:50-16:05’15Passports for dark aquatic taxaDr. Christian Wurzbacher (Technical University of Munich, Germany)
Break (10 min)
16:15-16:30’15Fungal biodiversity in beach sand and recreational water – potential impact on human healthProf. Wieland Meyer
(Westerdijk Fungal Biodiversity Institute, The Netherlands)
Prof. Mark S Calabon (UP Visayas, Phillipines), Dr. Jae Dok Goh (NNIBR, Korea)
16:30-16:45’15Biomass and community structure of pelagic fungi across the Atlantic OceanMrs. Eva Breyer (University of Vienna, Austria)
16:45-17:00’15To what extent can we claim a comprehensive understanding of the diversity and distribution of freshwater DothidiomycetesDr. Wei Dong (Zhongkai University of Agriculture and Engineering, China)
Break (10 min)
17:10-17:25’15Degradation of agricultural wastes by freshwater fungi and its application as bioresourcesDr. Sang Kyu Park (NNIBR, Korea)Dr. Hye Yeon Mun (NNIBR, Korea)
17:25-17:40’15Fungi, metals and minerals: pollutant transformations and bioremediationProf. Geoffrey M Gadd (Dundee Univ, UK)
Break (5 min)
17:45-18:00’15Panel meetingAll speakers, chairs, participants and members of NNIBR & IMFMSProf. Kevin D Hyde, Prof. Hyang Burm Lee, Dr. Namil Chung
  • Place: Room 324 (third floor), BEXCO Exhibition Center 2, Busan, Korea; Time: from 15:10 pm to 18:00 pm on 12th October.

Workshop on Food and Indoor Fungi (organized by ICFM and RDA)

Registration TypeWorkshop Registration
Workshop on Food and Indoor Fungi (organized by ICFM and RDA)250 USD
(330,000 KRW)
Workshop on Food and Indoor Fungi (organized by ICFM and RDA) with 3 days guest house280 USD
(370,000 KRW)
  • Title: The 4th workshop on Food and Indoor Fungi
  • Organizers: National Institute of Agricultural Science (NAS), The International Commission of Food Mycology (ICFM), The Korean Society of Mycology (KSM)
  • Date / Place: 15. Oct. – 17. Oct. 2023 / NAS (Jeonju, Korea)
  • Attend: max. 30 persons. The workshop is open for a broad audience, such as scientists and technicians from food companies, universities, research institutes.
  • Participation fee:
    • 250 USD: Book (Food and Indoor fungi), 2 dinners, 3 lunches, snack and drinks, incl. bus from Busan to Jeonju (Saturday, Oct. 14).
    • Optional: 3 days guest house (without breakfast), 30 USD.
  • Workshop is given in English, with support in Korean.
  • Contact person: Daseul Lee (
Time Title Instructor
(Sat. 14. Oct.)
  Busan to Jeonju (Bus by NAS) SB Hong
1st day (15. Oct.)
8:30 Welcome and general introduction SB Hong
9:00 Taxonomy: classification, nomenclature and identification Jos Houbraken
10:00 Fungal chemotaxonomy Jens Frisvad
11:00 Mycotoxins TBA
12:00 Lunch
13:00 Detection, isolation and identification of food and indoor fungi Jos Houbraken
14:00 Taxonomy of Mucoromycota SB Hong
15:00 Hands on training: Mucoromycota (microscopic observation) SB Hong
2nd day (16. Oct.)
8:30 Taxonomy of Aspergillus Jos Houbraken
9:30 Hands on training: Aspergillus (microscopic observation) Jos Houbraken
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Taxonomy of Penicillium, Talaromyces and Paecilomyces Jos Houbraken
14:30 Hands on training: Penicillium, Talaromyces and Paecilomyces (Microscopic observation) Jens Frisvad & Jos Houbraken
18:00 Dinner Daseul Lee
3rd day (17. Oct.)
8:30 DNA sequence alignment and tree building YJ Choi
9:30 DNA sequence alignment and tree building YJ Choi
12:00 Lunch
13:00 Molecular based identification of Fungi Jos Houbraken
14:00 General discussion SB Hong
14:20 Closing ceremony (certificate provision) Seungdon Lee
NAS to Jeonju Bus terminal (Bus) Daseul Lee


  • To be announced!