Busan is Asia's 14th best convention city as shown in the latest UIA global meetings statistics. It is Korea's second largest city boasting picturesque mountains and beaches existing harmoniously with sprawling urbanity. Busan has successfully hosted various types of business events from high-level meetings to large scale incetives. Busan is also known for being the largest logistics port city in Korea.





BEXCO the venue for FIMSA2021

BEXCO (Busan Exhibition and Convention Center), a proud landmark convention center of Busan, is located in the heart of the Haeundae convention district. As the world's 3rd most surprising convention centers of rapid growth' in the past ten years (UIA, 2011), BEXCO boasts its world class facilities in harmony with outstanding natural environment.

About FIMSA Congress

What is FIMSA and FIMSA2021?

The Federation of Immunological Societies of Asia-Oceania (FIMSA) is a non-profit organization founded in 1992 to advance the science of immunology in the Asia-Pacific region. Current members include Australia & New Zealand, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, India, Iran, Japan, Korea, Papua New Guinea, Singapore, Thailand, and Sri Lanka. The FIMSA Congress is an international conference organized by FIMSA members every 3 years with the aim of getting immunologists of the member countries together for updating on current research on immunology.

FIMSA2021 is the 8th FIMSA Congress which will be hosted by The Korean Association of Immunologists (KAI).

Aims and Objectives of FIMSA

FIMSA aims to promote close contact and interaction between immunological societies of the Asian and Oceania regions and facilitate the exchange of scientific information and personnel by:

1. Promoting communication and collaboration between immunologists in the region.
2. Organizing workshops and conferences in the field of immunology.
3. Conducting educational programmes, training courses and promote exchange of scientists in the overall interest of the advancement of Immunology in the region.
4. Facilitate the exchange of technologies and reagents within the region.
5. Supporting the publication of journals, monographs etc.

Contact Us


Professor Jeon-Soo Shin, Ph.D.
College of Medicine, Yonsei University
50-1 Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul 03722, Korea
Office: +82-2-2228-1816

Head of the International Cooperation Committee:

Professor Sin-Hyeog Im, Ph.D.
Integrative Biosciences & Biotechnology,
Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)
77 Cheongam-ro, Nam-gu, Pohang 37673, Korea
Office: +82-54-279-2356

Vice chair of International Cooperation Committee:

Professor Sang-Hyun Kim, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine,
Kyungpook National University
680, Gukchaebosang-ro, Jung-Gu, Daegu 41944, Korea
Office: +82-53-420-4838

Professor You-Me Kim, Ph.D.
Graduate School of Medical Science and Engineering,
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 34141, Korea
Office: +82-42-350-4861

Permanent Secretariat:

The Korean Association of Immunologists Rm. 701, the Korea Science & Technology Center 7 Gil 22, Teheran-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 135-703, Korea
Tel: +82-2-797-0975
Fax: +82-2-797-0976
Web site:

FIMSA2021 Secretariat: People-x, Inc.

1F, Haeoreum B/D 16, Yeoksam-ro 17 gil, Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 06246, Korea
Tel: +82-2-566-6031
Fax: +82-2-566-6087

Venue Address

#55 APEC-ro, Haeundae-gu, Busan (Postal Code 48060)