Dear NIH-KSA scientists,

We are delighted to announce that the 13th ABES (Annual Bioscience and Engineering Symposium) event will be held on October 28, 2023 hosted by NIH-KSA.

The location is the Montgomery College at Rockville Campus (Address: 51 Mannakee St, Rockville, MD 20850).

The ABES event will take place in parallel with the 7th KAPAL Annual conference (KAC) and will proceed as follows (to be updated later according to the abstract submission).

At this event, Dr. Lim Jong-sik Award will be awarded to excellent abstracts and presenters, and abstract awards will also be awarded to some who submitted abstracts.

As you can see below, the ABES schedule will include research presentations (3 short talk) and 5 keynote sessions.

If you would like to participate as a speaker, please submit your abstract to XXX no later than October 16th.

Please note that some of the schedules below may change if the number of abstract submissions is added.

Time: October 28, 2022 Friday (09:00AM – 04:00PM)

Place: Montgomery College at Rockville Campus (Address: 51 Mannakee St, Rockville, MD 20850)

ABES Schedule (Expectation)

Here is an additional information about the career development and Job fair sessions that will follow our ABES event. If you are interested in this session, please bring your CV.


You can register for this event through the link below and enter ‘NIHKSA’ in the promo code to change the price of your ticket for free (For postdoc and students only).

We will let you know if there is a change in the ABES schedule. if you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us.

For more KAC information, please go to the registration link or KAPAL website (