2nd Asia Skin Microbiome Congress


September 22 - 23, 2020



2nd Asia Skin Microbiome Congress
Date: September 22 - 23, 2020
Venue: Singapore
About the postponement or cancellation of conference due to impact of the novel coronavirus infection
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2nd Asia Skin Microbiome Congress

2020 Co-Hosts:                            


Following the success of the recent Asia Skin Microbiome 2.0 Congress in September 2019 in Singapore, Global Engage is pleased to announce the 2nd Asia Skin Microbiome Congress on the 22nd and 23rd of September 2020 in Singapore. This congress is co-hosted with the Agency of Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and Skin Research Institute of Singapore (SRIS).

Access 20+ presentations to discover more about the latest scientific, technological and commercialisation trends and learn how they are driving forward skin microbiome research. Presentations address host-microbe interactionskin diseaseemerging technologiesinterventional and cosmetic advances, and regulatory considerations.

2020 Scientific Advisory Committee

We are grateful to the members of the Scientific Advisory Committee for their expert advice on the content for this congress now in its second year.

2020 Keynote Speaker

How You Will Benefit

How You Will Benefit

This programme creates a collaborative environment in which you can create enduring relationships across the full range of skin microbiome research.

  • Discover the latest research into commensal fungi of the mammalian skin
  • Assess the role of the human skin microbiome in precision health
  • Get the latest insights on successful strategies to commercialise Skin Microbiome Research
  • Discover how electrogenic skin bacteria will become novel probiotics for treatments of human diseases
  • Explore a radical shift in the beauty industry, which is seeking to be increasingly pro-bacterial
  • Learn from research applied to atopic dermatitis, seborrheic dermatitis, fungal-associated diseases and co-infecting microbes that promote chronic wound infection
  • Build on existing partnerships and create new collaborations across industry & academia
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2019 Speakers


The 2020 agenda is currently in production.

The agenda in brief
  • Skin health, wellbeing, and microbiome-associated skin disease
  • Skin immunology / Microbe-host interaction
  • Microbe-based therapies
  • Emerging technologies for skin microbiome research and innovation
  • Cosmetic vs Therapeutic regulatory considerations
  • Case studies / Academic-Commercial partnerships
What you will get
  • +20 presentations from industry and academic leaders
  • 5 hours of dedicated networking time
  • PANEL DISCUSSION: Commercialisation of the Skin Microbiome Research
  • Free entry to the Innovation Challenge
    • Cosmetic design – formulations & ingredients solutions
    • Code for skin – AI, machine learning and technologies in skin space

* The program is subject to change without notice, due to unforeseen reason.


(Hotel to be Confirmed)

Poster Presentations

Poster presentation sessions will take place in breaks and alongside the other breakout sessions of the conference. Your presentation will be displayed in a dedicated area, with the other accepted posters from industry and academic presenters.

We also issue a poster eBook to all attendees with your full abstract in and can share your poster as a PDF after the meeting if you desire (optional).

Whether looking for funding, employment opportunities or simply wanting to share your work with a like-minded and focused group, these are an excellent way to join the heart of this Congress.

In order to present a poster at the forum, you need to be registered as a delegate. Please note that there is limited space available and poster space is assigned on a first come first served basis (subject to checks and successful registration).

Poster Competition 

  1. Submit your entry prior to the closing deadline (1 entry per person)
  2. Two entries will be selected by the judges
  3. The winners of the poster presentation will be given a 15-minute speaking position on the conference agenda and will be notified in advance on the meeting
  4. The judge(s) will make the decision based on the abstract(s) submitted
  5. The winners will also receive a certificate from the organisers
  6. Representatives from solution provider organisations or experts already speaking on the program are not eligible to enter the competition but are welcome to present posters at the meeting as normal


Sponsors and exhibitors at our conferences have the opportunity to meet and form partnerships with delegates on a formal and informal basis in a relaxed and professional atmosphere.

Our sponsorship packages offer a wide range of attendance options to suit your budget and business needs in order to maximise return on investment.

If there is any other way you would like to sponsor or increase branding for your company at the event, please get in touch and we will be able to offer you a bespoke service.

Twenty-Minute Prearranged One-to-One Meetings

Select which delegates you would like to meet in a series of prearranged twenty-minute one-to-one meetings, held during breakout sessions from the main conference agenda. Our conference team will be available at the sessions to ensure all your meetings take place on time. 

Pre or Post Event Workshops

Host your own half or full day pre or post event workshop to a dedicated audience around a subject of your choice. Global Engage will assist with the marketing of your workshop to provide a guaranteed audience.

Pre-Event Marketing & Branding

Market to our event database and / or increase brand awareness through taking a poster position or sponsoring one of the refreshment breaks, lunches, drinks receptions or poster sessions. This can be supplemented by branding options such as placing your logo on the attendee lanyards or conference bags. 


Showcase your technologies and products throughout the conference in the dedicated exhibition areas where all refreshment breaks and lunches take place, as well as the networking drinks reception at the end of day one.

Speaking Opportunities

Options include:

  • 30-minute speaker presentations
  • Chairing / panellist positions during a 30-minute panel discussion
  • Hosting a 1-hour workshop within the conference program
Sponsorship Opportunities

For further details please contact us.

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2nd Asia Skin Microbiome Congress

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Media Partners

  • Global Information
  • Global Bio and Investment
  • MicrobiomePost.com
  • Cosmetics
  • KC Microbiome Communications Group
  • Medical Events Guide
  • Rapid Microbiology
  • Biocompare
  • Pharma Journalist
  • Health and Medical Tourism Directory