Joint Meetings: Abcam Epigenetics Conference and 14th Asia Epigenome Meeting (AEM) / 3rd Taipei Epigenetics and Chromatin Meeting (TECM)

Three days looking at the latest discoveries within epigenetics research

Venue       Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan

Date          October 16 - 18 2019       


The Asia Epigenome Meeting is an annual event that rotates in South Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan, Singapore and India. It is to engage world leading scientists and outstanding Asia researchers to promote Asia science in the field of epigenetics, in particular, epigenetic regulation in development and disease. Across the three days, starting with the Abcam Epigenetics Conference, there will be discussions on the cutting edge research of epigenetic mechanisms and epigenetic impact in embryonic development, cell differentiation and reprogramming, cancer, aging and neurodegenerative disease, etc. Prizes will be given to the top three posters.

The meeting will be split into the Abcam Epigenetics Conference taking place on October 16 followed by the 14th AEM/3rd TECM taking place on October 16-18. The Abcam Epigenetics Conference includes a registration fee.

Discussion topics will include:

  • Histone, RNA and DNA modification
  • Chromatin dynamics
  • X inactivation
  • Epigenetics and disease
  • Non-coding RNA
  • Epigenetics in embryo, stem cell and reprogramming


Abcam Epigenetics Conference (Wednesday October 16) 

Confirmed Speakers


​​The registration fee includes:

  • Attendance to the conference scientific sessions on October 16
  • This registration will also include automatic registration for the 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM days October 16 & 18
  • Conference materials for all three days
  • Refreshments and lunches during the conference for all three days.

* The 'Taiwan' rates are only available to people who work/live in Taiwan. People who do not work/live in Taiwan should register at the 'delegate' or student' rate.​

** All rates are shown and charged in US dollar. 

Early bird (before May 24)Standard (before July 19)


(before Sept 13)

Delegate - local (Taiwan)*$295$395$495
Student - local (Taiwan)*$100$150$395

Confirmation note: All registered attendees will receive an email confirmation from within 48 hours of registering. If you do not receive this confirmation, please contact the Abcam Events Team to confirm your registration.

The 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM  (Wednesday 16 - Friday 18 October)


  • Academia Sinica, Taiwan
  • Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan
  • Taiwan Society for Stem Cell Research
  • Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou
  • National Yang-Ming University
  • The Chinese Society of Cell and Molecular Biology

Confirmed Speakers


This meeting is free to attend, however you are still required to register in advance.

The registration includes:​

  • Attendance to the 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM scientific sessions only. (Abcam epigentics conference not included)
  • 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM materials only
  • Refreshments and lunches during the 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM only.

Confirmation note: All registered attendees will receive an email confirmation from within 48 hours of registering. If you do not receive this confirmation, please contact the Abcam Events Team to confirm your registration.


Scientific organizers

Local organizing committee


Call for abstracts

Short talk and poster presentation places are available. Abstracts can be submitted during online registration.

  • Talk deadline: May 24, 2019
  • Poster deadline: July 19, 2019

Download abstract guidelines



​​Abcam Epigenetics Conference

Start: October 16, 2019 - 9:00am    Finish: October 16, 2019 - 4:00pm

14th AEM/ 3rd TECM

Start: October 16, 2019 - 4.00pm    Finish: October 18, 2019 - 5.00pm

*Note, these times are provisional and are subject to change.


The full three days will take place at the International Conference Hall, ​Humanities/Social Sciences Building at Academia Sinica in Taipei, Taiwan.

  • Address: No. 128, Section 2, Academia Rd, Nangang District, Taipei City, 11529, Taiwan



For discounted hotels listed below (arranged by taxi time), please contact Mr. Ming-Lun Kng​. Direct booking by delegates can not get discounted price​​​:

*Important Note*
Abcam does not have an affiliated hotel agency for this event. Please be careful of direct approaches from companies offering hotel reservations for thi event. Reservations made by unaffiliated organizations may appear to be for lower rates, however they may be illegitimate. have unreasonable cancelation or change penalties, or be completely non-refundable. Please be aware of, and report any unauthorized solicitation to Abcam.

​Terms and conditions

  • ​​Delegates are advised to ensure they have the required visa for nationals of their country, plus adequate travel insurance to cover their attendance of the conference in case of incident, or cancellation due to circumstances beyond Abcam's control.
  • All fees payable to Abcam are non-refundable.

Frequently asked questions

  • ​​Do I need to register for the Abcam epigenetics conference and 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM separately?

If you register for the Abcam  epigenetics conference you will automatically be registered for the 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM. If you wish to register for just the 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM, you will need to register through the separate booking link provided.

  • ​How can I submit an abstract?​

Abstracts can be submitted through the online registration process.

  • What happens if I've registered but cannot attend?

Substitute delegates can be nominated at any time by contacting the Abcam Events Team.

  • Do I need insurance? 

 As before any travel, delegates are strongly advised to ensure they have adequate medical and travel insurance.

  • What do I need to get into the country?

Please ensure you have an up-to-date passport before booking travel and are aware of any visa requirements which may be in operation for nations of your country.

  • Are there exhibition and/or sponsorship opportunities?

Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities are available for this conference. If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting, please email the Abcam Events Team for more information.

​​Have a question?

Please contact the Abcam Events Team.

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