Sunday, 13 December 2020

MSAB2020vs is here finally

Finally the day is here MSAB2020vs.

 

Below are some details concerning MSAB2020vs

 

1) Seminar date and time

Date: 15 December 2020 (Tuesday)

Time: 0830 to 1730 hrs (1 hour break included)

 

2) For your information, MSAB2020vs will be using Zoom as our online platform throughout the seminar. Therefore, we would like to suggest you download or update the Zoom application (Version 5.4.6) .

 

3) Please use the suggested username as your username before entering the meeting room (Click here for attachment). This is to prevent any technical errors and ease the approval process to enter the meeting room. 

Suggested Username: e.g  [MSABvs2020-14 NAZLINA IBRAHIM]

 

4) The details for the Zoom Meeting room:

has been emailed to all participants.

 

5) Please enter the main hall by 0850 hrs for the opening ceremony and keynote) and 1645 hrs for the  closing ceremony.

 

6) Two parallel sessions will be in ROOM 1 and ROOM 2 (from 1000 hrs to 1640 hrs). You can choose to be in either room by clicking on the breakout room to join the room that you wish to be in or use the link provided during the meeting. Please be in your rightful room at least 10 minutes before your schedule (refer Technical Session attachment).

 

7) Should you have any inquiries, please contact us  through msabsimposium@gmail.com or send a request to the admin during the Zoom session. T

 

Thank you and stay safe.

 

Regards,

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nazlina Ibrahim

Chairperson,

MSAB2020vs Organising Committee

 

Saturday, 12 December 2020

MSAB2020vs Schedule and video/presentation upload

MSAB2020vs Presentation Schedule

Please click the following link to check the latest schedule of your presentation

MSAB2020vs Presentation Schedule

Guideline for presentation

  1. Participants are given only 5 minutes to give a live oral presentation of their research findings and 3 minutes to answer questions from the audience. Two minutes are given for content sharing to Zoom. Live presentations are also strongly advised to submit their PowerPoint presentation to avoid problems during the sharing process.

  2. Participants must upload their pre-recorded presentation in Powerpoint or YouTube before the seminar. The time limit for the presentation is still 5 minutes.  The link can be pasted on a Microsoft Word  (.doc atau .docx) and this document is uploaded.

  3. Please send your presentation through this link:  https://forms.gle/V6tPkp4hHwUPdT9v8 before 13th December 2020, 5.00 pm

  4. All participants please standby in your scheduled slot to answer the questions that may arise orally or on the Zoom chat.
          
  5. If you need to do any changes to your presentation, just fill in the form again or edit your response.

  6. Thank you and looking forward to see you at the meeting.

MSAB2020vs Countdown and Highlights

 



Keynote title: 
What is the f uture of Applied Biology research post COVID-19 era?

 DATO’ NORHALIM BIN YUNUS

Malaysian Technology Development Corporation 

Biography Dato’ Norhalim holds a Bachelor of Science from the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. He has extensive experience in early stage technology ventures, the commercialisation of research from universities, and venture fund management.in particular for information and communications technology, electronics, biotechnology and advanced material both in Malaysia and globally. In this keynote, he will share some of his views on the current situation of COVID-19 pandemic with regards to future direction of applied biology research. 




Wednesday, 2 December 2020

Seminar Maya 2020 Persatuan Biologi Gunaan Malaysia The Malaysian Society of Applied Biology Virtual Seminar 2020 (MSAB2020vs)

JEMPUTAN KE / INVITATION TO MSAB2020VS

Assalamualaikum dan Salam Sejahtera,

Semua pasti terkesan dengan wabak Covid-19. Nak pergi IABC2020 tak dapat. Simposium dan persidangan lain pun ditangguhkan. Bagi tidak mengecewakan semua, exco MSAB (2020-2022) yang baru terpilih pada AGM lepas bersetuju mengadakan Seminar Maya 2020 Persatuan Biologi Gunaan Malaysia (MSAB2020vs). Tema kali ini Biologi Gunaan dalam Norma Baharu. Dato' Norhalim Yunus, Ketua Pegawai Eksekutif, Malaysian Technology Development Corporation (MTDC) akan menyampaikan ucaptama beliau pada seminar ini. Marilah bersama kami pada 15 Disember 2020 melalui aplikasi Zoom. 

Assalamualaikum and Greetings,

Most of you must have been affected by the  Covid-19 pandemic. Unable to go to IABC2020. Most symposiums and conferences were postponed. We feel you. The newly appointed MSAB exco (2020-2022) have decided that The Malaysian Society of Applied Biology Virtual Seminar 2020 (MSAB2020vs) will be held. Dato' Norhalim Yunus, CEO of MTDC will deliver a keynote speech in the seminar. The theme is Applied Biology In the New Norm. Come and joint us on 15 December 2020 using Zoom application                                  


         JADUAL PEMBENTANGAN/PRESENTATION SCHEDULE

         JADUAL PEMBENTANGAN/PRESENTATION SCHEDULE

 

BILA?DIMANA?/ WHEN?WHERE 

        TARIKH /DATE: 15 Disember 2020/15 December 2020

        HARI/DAY: Selasa/Tuesday

        MASA/TIME: 8.45 pagi/am-5.00 petang/pm

        TEMPAT/VENUE: Aplikasi Zoom/Zoom Application


SIAPA BOLEH JADI PESERTA?

WHO CAN JOINT AS PARTICIPANT?

Pensyarah, penyelidik, pelajar pascasiswazah daripada semua IPTA/IPTS serta Institut Penyelidikan di Malaysia and luar Malaysia. Wakil syarikat juga akan dijemput menyertai seminar ini.

Lecturers, researchers, postgraduates from IPTA/IPTS, research Institutions in Malaysia and abroad. Company representatives are also invited to the seminar


APAKAH SKOP PEMBENTANGAN DALAM MSAB2020vs?

WHAT ARE THE PRESENTATION SCOPES IN MSAB2020vs?

·         Sains Haiwan

·         Sains Tumbuhan

·         Mikrobiologi

·         Sains Kesihatan

·         Bioinformatik

·         Sains Makanan

·         Sains Sekitaran

·         Animal Science

·         Plant Science

·         Microbiology

·         Health Science

·         Bioinformatic

·         Food Science and

·         Environmental Science


BAGAIMANA HENDAK MENDAFTAR?

Sila isikan maklumat anda menggunakan borang pendaftaran ini.  

Sebelum mendaftar sila sediakan perkara berikut: 

1) Tajuk dan abstrak (maksimum 150 perkataan). Sila ikuti format seperti contoh abstrak ini

2) Sediakan gambar anda (maksimum saiz 500kB)

3) Bukti pembayaran. Sila semak kategori yuran anda dibawah tajuk ADAKAH YURAN DIKENAKAN? BERAPAKAH YURANNYA? 

4) Jika anda adalah pelajar, sila sediakan bukti sah sebagai pelajar berdaftar. 

HOW DO I REGISTER?

Please fill in the information in the registration form  

Before registering, please prepare these items beforehand: 

1) Title and abstract (maximum 150 words). Please follow the format in this abstract example

2) Prepare a photograph of yourself (maximum size 50kB).

3) Proof of payment. Please check your fee category below under the topic WILL PARTICIPATION BE CHARGED/ HOW MUCH IS THE FEE

4) If you are a student, please prepare for valid proof as registered student. 


BAGAIMANA PEMBENTANGAN DILAKUKAN? 

Setiap peserta diberikan 5 minit untuk pembentangan lisan secara langsung dan 3 minit untuk menjawab pertanyaan. Dua minit diberikan untuk urusan berkongsi pembentangan melalui Zoom. 

Peserta boleh menghantar pembentangan  Powerpoint atau Youtube yang direkodkan lebih awal jika tidak mahu membentang secara langsung. Namun, masih terikat kepada tempoh pembentangan 5 minit. Sila muat naik pembentangan anda di pautan ini.

Semua peserta wajib hadir pada slot yang diperuntukkan untuk beliau bagi melancarkan urusan pembentangan dan sesi soal jawab.

HOW DO WE PRESENT?

Participants are given 5 minutes for oral presentation live streaming of their  research findings and 3 minutes to answer questions from the audience. Two minutes are given for content sharing to Zoom.

Participants can alternatively sent their pre-recorded presentation using Powerpoint or YouTube before the date of seminar (10 December 2020). Time limit for presentation is still 5 minutes. Please upload your presentation here.

Participants must be present during his/her allocated slot for smooth flow of presentation and question and answer session


APA YANG AKAN PESERTA DAPAT SELAIN MEMBENTANGKAN KAJIAN MEREKA?

Selain bertemu peserta lain secara maya, setiap peserta akan menerima E-Buku abstrak, surat terima pendaftaran, resit pembayaran dan sijil pembentangan lisan (dihantar melalui Email). Kehadiran ke seminar mestilah sekurang-kurangnya 60% daripada pembentangan untuk melayakkan dapat sijil pembentang. Jika tidak, hanya sijil penyertaan diberikan.

WHAT WILL PARTICIPANT RECEIVE APART FROM A CHANCE TO PRESENT THEIR FINDINGS? 

Apart from meeting other participants virtually, each participants will receive abstract e-book, registration confirmation letter, fee receipt and certificate of oral presentation (by email). Certificate of presentation will be issued to participation to 60% of the presentations. If not, only certificate of participation will be issued.


ADAKAH YURAN DIKENAKAN? BERAPAKAH YURANNYA? 

Yuran pendaftaran dikenakan bagi menghadiri MSAB2020vs kerana ianya merupakan aktiviti persatuan. Aplikasi Zoom dan internet perlu dilanggan. Urusan pentadbiran dan teknikal juga memerlukan sedikit kewangan. Namun kami menawarkan yuran yang rendah dan berpatutan agar semua dapat membentangkan penyelidikan masing-masing.

WILL PARTICIPATION BE CHARGED/ HOW MUCH IS THE FEE

 Registration fee is imposed to participate in MSAB2020vs. This an event by the society thus we need to subscribe to Zoom and internet connection. There is also some administration dan technical allowances that needs to be covered. However, we still offer a very low fee and reasonable to allow everyone showcasing their research.   

 

KATEGORI / CATEGORY

YURAN/FEE

Ahli MSAB / MSAB Member*

RM 50.00

Bukan Ahli MSAB / Non MSAB Member

RM 70.00

Pelajar  Belajar Di Malaysia/ Students  Studying In Malaysia (Bukti Sah Sebagai Pelajar Diperlukan/ Proof Of Studentship Must Be Supplied)

RM 30.00

Peserta Luar Malaysia / Overseas Participants

USD 20.00

Pelajar Luar Malaysia/ Overseas Students (With Proof Of Studentship)

USD 10.00

*Ahli MSAB biasa perlu memastikan yuran tahunan 2020 telah dibayar.

MSAB ordinary member must make sure that 2020 member fee has been paid.   

 

Maklumat akaun untuk pembayaran secara atas talian/

Payment can be made by online banking 

Nama Bank/Bank Name: CIMB Bank Berhad

Nama Akaun/Account name: SIMPOSIUM BIOLOGI GUNAAN MALAYSIA

Nombor Akaun/Account Number: 80-0222978-5

Kod Swift/Swift code: CIBBMYKL

Sila muat naik bukti pembayaran dalam borang pendaftaran/

         Please upload the proof of payment transaction in the registration form.

 

Adalah dimaklumkan bahawa pembayaran secara tunai, arahan rasmi atau pesanan rasmi tidak dapat diterima atas kekangan yang kami hadapi.

          We are sorry that we are unable to entertain cash, local orders or purchase orders due to constraints                      in processing the items. 


TARIKH/TARIKH PENTING/IMPORTANT DATES         

 Pendaftaran/Registration

Mula/Start

4 November 2020

Tutup/Close

5 Disember 2020

 

 

Penghantaran pembentangan pra-rekod/   

Pre-recorded presentation submission

Mula/Start

4 November 2020

Tutup/Close

10 Disember 2020

Mula/Start

MSAB2020vs 15 Disember 2020


PROGRAM TENTATIF/TENTATIVE PROGRAM

15 Disember 2020/

15 December 2020

Bilik 1/

Room 1

Bilik 2/

Room 2

08.30 –09.00

Attendance Registration 

09.00-09.15

Opening ceremony

09.15 –09.45

Keynote – Forum

9.45- 9.50

Photo session

10.00 –12.30

Oral presentation (Presenters 1-15)

Oral presentation 

 (Presenters 16-30)

12.30- 14.00

Lunch and Zohor prayers

14.00-16.30

Oral presentation (Presenters 31-45)

Oral presentation 

 (Presenters 45-60)

16.30-17.00

Closing ceremony


MSAB 2020vs URUSETIA/ ORGANISING COMMITTEE

Patron

Prof. Madya Dr. Abdul Munir Abdul Murad

Chairperson

Prof. Madya Dr. Nazlina Ibrahim

Treasurer

Dr.  Haza Fazlin Hashim

Secretariat

Dr. Izwan Bharudin

Dr. Chew Bee Lyn

Scientific

1. Assoc. Prof.  Dr. Nazlina Ibrahim  (Head)
2. Dr. Wahizatul Afzan Azmi
3. Pauline Liew

Finance and Sponsorship

Dr. Jong Bor Chyan

Publicity

Mohd Fareed Mohd Sairi (Head)

Dr. Lisa Ong Gaik Ai

Social and Public Relation

Dr. Mohd Shukri Baba (UIAM)

Technical and Logistic

Dr. Mohd Shazrul Fazry Sa’ariwijaya

Monday, 16 March 2020

ANNOUNCEMENT OF POSTPONEMENT


ANNOUNCEMENT OF POSTPONEMENT



Due to the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic outbreak, Malaysia Society of Applied Biology (MSAB) has decided to postpone INTERNATIONAL APPLIED BIOLOGY CONFERENCE 2020 (IABC2020) which is scheduled to take place on 26-28th June 2020 at Hatten Hotel, Melaka.

MSAB takes zero risks in matters concerning the well-being of each of you, your families, our partners/ sponsors, the event team and the Malaysian public at large.

A
proposed date for IABC2021 tentatively will be in 
June 2021.

We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused and thank you for your kind support, understanding and patience through this difficult period for the global community.

IABC2021 Committee

Tuesday, 21 January 2020

SECOND ANNOUNCEMENT: INTERNATIONAL APPLIED BIOLOGY CONFERENCE 2020 (IABC2020)


SECOND ANNOUNCEMENT:
Sustainable Development Goals through Applied Biology

26th-28th JUNE 2020, Hatten Hotel, Melaka, Malaysia




The  Malaysian Society of Applied Biology (MSAB) is proud to announce that we will be organizing THE INTERNATIONAL APPLIED BIOLOGY CONFERENCE 2020 (IABC2020). The conference is scheduled on 26th - 28th JUNE 2020 at Hatten Hotel, Melaka, Malaysia under the theme ‘Sustainable Development Goals through Applied Biology’. Selected papers will be published in Malaysian Applied Biology Journal (MAB), a Scopus indexed journal. We are working hard to make this conference as an enjoyable and fruitful event. These are several important information and dates that we would like to bring to your attention:

INVITED SPEAKERS:



SCOPE OF CONFERENCE: 





REGISTRATION FEES
EARLY BIRD RATE (Before 15 March 2020)

LATE REGISTRATION FEES BY 1st JUNE 2020  

Student (Malaysia) 
RM 600 
Student (Malaysia) 
RM 650 
MSAB Member (Malaysia)
RM 700 

Non-MSAB Member (Malaysia)
RM 800
MSAB Member (Malaysia)
RM 750 

Non-MSAB Member (Malaysia)
RM 850
International participant
USD 200 (Student) / USD 300 (Researcher)
 *Please provide your student ID as a proof


IMPORTANT DATES
Abstract submission  
15th March 2020  
Full Paper Submission Deadline*  
15th March 2020  
Extended abstract/ Deadline for Early Payment  
30th April 2020  
Deadline for Payment: 1st June 2020  
 *Extended abstract and full paper should follow the Instruction to Author of Malaysian Applied Biology Journal (MAB). MAB is a Scopus indexed journal of the Malaysian Society of Applied Biology 


MSAB TRAVEL GRANTS AWARD

FOUR travel grants award of RM300 each will be awarded to the successful applicants for the conference

ELIGIBILITY
·        The Student/supervisor is an active member of the Malaysian Society for Applied Biology.
·        Registered student (proof of student ID must be accompanied)
·        Successfully-submitted abstract prior to filling out travel grant application (supported with an acceptance letter from secretariat IABC2020).
·        Applicants with sufficient additional funding resources to cover the remainder of the meeting registration, lodging and travel expenses.
·        Applicants whose abstracts show scientific merit to application reviewers in applicable fields.
·        Grant funds will be dispersed to awardees after the meeting.

REQUIREMENTS:
·        Only applicants that have been accepted for ORAL presentation, will be eligible for the MSAB travel grant award
·        Recommendation letter from the supervisor.
·        Brief CV.
·        A short description of why you are eligible for the award.
·        Only complete applications will be considered. Please submit your application no later than 15th March 2020.

Interested applicants may apply by completing this form. Click here
  


For more information on the symposium, please contact:

Dr. Nurul Hikma Mohd Isa
School of Biosciences and Biotechnology,
Faculty of Science and Technology,
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia,
43600, Selangor
Telephone: +603-89215879 Facsimile: +603-89252698



Seminar Maya 2020 Persatuan Biologi Gunaan Malaysia The Malaysian Society of Applied Biology Virtual Seminar 2020 (MSAB2020vs)

JEMPUTAN KE / INVITATION TO MSAB2020VS Assalamualaikum dan Salam Sejahtera, Semua pasti terkesan dengan wabak Covid-19. Nak pergi IABC2020 t...