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23rd International Seaweed Symposium

23rd International Seaweed Symposium

April 28 (Sun) - May 3 (Fri), 2019

International Convention Center Jeju (ICC Jeju), Jeju, Korea


“Seaweeds: from Tradition to Innovation”

The 23rd International Seaweed Symposium will convene April 28 - May 3, 2019 in Jeju Island, South Korea. The Symposium will follow the traditional program, with a mix of plenary talks, symposia devoted to particular topics, sessions of contributed papers, and poster sessions. Diverse topics of symposia and sessions will include, but not limited to taxonomy, biodiversity, ecology, climate change, genomics, seaweed aquaculture, industrialization, and cutting-edge technologies for medicine, cosmetics, and biofuel developments. The chairperson of the National Organizing Committee, Prof. Jeong Ha Kim (Sungkyunkwan University) and the committee members are more than happy to help you with any questions about the symposium. Please visit the conference website,, for detailed information about the symposium