ICOBM 2018

International Conference on Beneficial Microbes: Microbes for the Benefit of Mankind


All participants are required to register via our online form

Participants who are presenting (poster or oral) are required to submit a 200-word abstract. All presentations must be related to the aspects of beneficial microorganisms under the tracks of:

i) Food Microbiology, Science & Technology

ii) Agri- & Aquaculture

iii) Medical & Health

Please register and submit abstract HERE


Categories Fee (RM) Inclusive of
Students Early bird: 700 (Malaysian); 1000 (International)
Normal: 1000 (Malaysian); 1300 (International)
1. Conference package (all conference tracks, morning, and afternoon tea, and lunch)
2. Conference materials
Participants Early bird: 1500 (Malaysian); 1800 (International)
Normal: 1800 (Malaysian); 2100 (International)
1. Conference package (all conference tracks, morning, and afternoon tea, and lunch)
2. Conference materials
3. One (1) official conference dinner
4. One tour 
  1. All Participants are entitled to one (1) tour. We will visit the Sarawak Cultural Village. Please visit  here for more information.
  2. Registration fee must be paid before 1 July 2018, to secure the selected tour. If payment is received after 1 April 2016, and if a certain tour maximum number has been reached, you will be informed and requested to choose another tour.
  3. You may book additional tour options (Eg., an additional different tour or for accompanying guests), subjected to availability. Kindly contact us should you have special requests.


Please note that payment made ON or AFTER 1st July 2018 will not be considered for early bird registration. 

Kindly proceed with one of the following methods for payment:

  1. Bank Transfer
    - Payment must be made to the account with details shown below:

    Account name/holder



    Account number




    Bank's Address



    Swift Code



    - Once payment is made, kindly email the payment slip to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The ICOBM secretariat will confirm your registration upon receiving your email.

  2. On-site Payment
    - This is only allowed in cash-term, and the early bird rate is no longer applicable
    - Please note that information on participants could no longer be included in the Program and Abstract Book