Symposium Information

Date and Venue

The Symposium will be held on Friday & Saturday, December 13 & 14, 2013 in the Cheung Kung Hai Conference Centre, William MW Mong Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong


Official Language

The official language of the Symposium is English.

Deadline for Registration

November 29, 2013

Early registration is encouraged. If the number of registrations received before the deadline exceeds the capacity of the venue, the deadline for registration may be advanced and the online registration system would be closed without prior notice. On-site registration may NOT be accepted.

Registration Fee

HK$100 inclusive of coffee/tea and a sandwich for lunch. Please send a cheque made payable to "The University of Hong Kong" to the Symposium Secretariat. The registration fee is waived for staff and students of the UGC-funded universities and staff of HA hospitals.

Free car parking may be provided on a first come, first served basis subject to availability.

Certificate of Attendance

Certificate of attendance will be available upon request. Please indicate your request on the Registration Form.  Certificates of attendance, if requested, will be available for collection at the Registration Counter on the day of the Symposium.


Participants will be provided with badges which should be worn for admission to the meeting venues.


The University of Hong Kong Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine
6/F, William MW Mong Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong

Tel : (852) 2819 9333
Fax : (852) 2818 4913
E-mail : fbmr@hku.hk


Frontiers in Biomedical Research, HKU 2013 is sponsored by the Croucher Foundation, Abcam (HK) Ltd., Bio-Rad Pacific Ltd., Carl Zeiss Far East Co., Ltd., Eastwin International Trading Limited, Eppendorf China Ltd., GE Medical Systems Hong Kong Ltd., Gene Company Limited, Genetimes Technology, Gold Pacific Enterprises, Illumina Hong Kong Ltd., Life Technologies Limited, Merck Limited, Mettler-Toledo (HK) MTCN Ltd., New England Biolabs (Beijing), Ltd., QIAGEN Hong Kong PTE. Ltd., Sartorius Hong Kong Limited, Seahorse Bioscience/Bio-Gene Technology Ltd., Techcomp Limited and Tin Hang Technology Limited.