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.
BEXCOO (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.
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.
Professor Jeehee Youn, Ph.D.
College of Medicine, Hanyang University
222, Wangsimni-ro, Seongdong-gu, Seoul 04763, Korea
Professor Sang-Hyun Kim, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology School of Medicine Kyungpook National University
#2-101 Dongin-dong, Joong-gu, Daegu 700-422, Korea
Professor Sin-Hyeog Im, Ph.D.
Division of Integrative Biosciences and Biotechnology
Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)
77, heongam-ro, Nam-gu, Pohang, Gyeongsangbuk-do 37673, Korea
The Korean Association of Immunologists Rm. 701, the Korea Science & Technology Center 7 Gil 22, Teheran-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 135-703, Korea
Web site: www.ksimm.or.kr/eng/
#55 APEC-ro, Haeundae-gu, Busan (Postal Code 48060)