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The 9th International Congress of Asian Society of Toxicology(ASIATOX-IX) Third Announcement
Publisher:CST Date:2021-09-23 10:34:21

The 9th International Congress of Asian Society of ToxicologyASIATOX-IX

Third Announcement

We are pleased to announce that the preparations for 9th International Congress of Asian Society of Toxicology are going very smoothly, the congress is going to be held as planned on 20-23 October 2021, in a combination of virtual and on-site in Hangzhou, China. ASIATOX-IX will be organized in conjunction with the 8th CST Youth Forum of Science and Technology. The theme of the Congress is “The Asia Toxicology in Big Data Era: from Public Health to Environmental Safety”. Due to the situations of COVID-19 pandemic and the uncertainty of international travel, the delegates from outside mainland China will join in the congress online, which will be connected through ZOOM Meeting system. The Organizers, Chinese Society of Toxicology and Asian Society of Toxicology are warmly welcome you to register and participate in the Congress either on-line or on-site in Hangzhou, China.

nCongress Lectures

The congress will proceed through a series of plenary lectures, symposia/ workshops as well as poster presentations. Many distinguished toxicologists and leading researchers will be invited to give lectures on the cutting-edge science & technology in toxicology and related areas.

1. Plenary Lectures

Prof. Tetsuo Satoh 

Chiba University, Chiba

Toxicology in Asia-Past, Present, and Future 

Dr. Li-Jie Fu

The Chinese Society of Toxicology, Beijing

Certification and Recognition of Toxicologists in China

Prof. Feng-Cai Zhu

Jiangsu Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Nanjing

The Progress of Clinical Trials of COVID-19 Vaccine

Prof. Zhong-Ze Gu

School of Biological Science and Medical Engineering, Southeast University, Nanjing

Human Organs-on-a-chip: a New Trend of Toxicity Testing Alternatives

Prof. Yoshito Kumagai

Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba

Adaptive Response and Protection against Electrophilic Stress

Prof. Hoonjeong Kwon

Department of Food and Nutrition, Seoul National University, Seoul

Evolution of Food Risk Assessment: From Public Policy Making to Personal Healthy Choice

Prof. Meei-Ling Sheu

College of Life Sciences

National Chung Hsing University, Taichung

Advanced Glycation End Products and Diabetic Retinopathy: The Possible Molecular Mechanisms Involved in Angiogenesis Effects

Dr. Lalit Verma

Director, Non-Clinical safety Data Sciences R&D at Janssen.

Data driven candidate-drug safety assessment in large pharma – challenges and opportunities

2.Session Topics of Symposia/Workshops/Forums

The congress will also proceed with a series of attractive sessions of symposia, workshop and forums, the sessions’ topics are as following list.

nICH M7 Principals and Nitrosamines

nReproductive and Developmental Toxicology

nClinical Toxicology

nOrgan Chips and Organoids in Toxicology

nCOVID-19 Vaccines and Therapeutics: from Industry to Regulatory Perspectives

nPredictive and Computational Toxicology

nNonclinical Safety Testing Strategy of Novel Therapies

nAlternative Toxicity Testing

nChemical Stewardship through Sustainability Lenses


nToxicology & Epigenetics Biomarkers and Cancer

nGut Microbiota and Toxic Effects of Pollutants

nThe 8th CST Youth Forum of Science and Technology (On-site only)

nForum on Respiratory Toxicology (On-site only)

nForum on Veterinary Toxicology (On-site only)

nWorkshop of Zhejiang Society of Toxicology (On-site only)

3.Oral presentation

All oral presentations from outside of Mainland China will be Video pre-recorded, with a real-time introduction and open discussion. Speakers are required to submit the digital file of their recorded video presentations to the congress secretariat (Email: prior to the deadline, 8 October 2021. A technical instruction on how to record using PowerPoint and submit will be sent to the speakers via email, along with a formal Invitation Letter soon after.

nCongress Schedule Outline

October 20

Registration, Exhibition Set-up from later afternoon (18:00 pm)

October 21

Morning: Opening Ceremony, Plenary Lectures

Afternoon: Symposia, Workshops & Forums

October 22

Symposia, Workshops & Forums

October 23

Morning: Plenary Lectures & Closing Ceremony

nCongress Awards

The Congress Committee will select excellent paper and poster awards at the Closing Ceremony. The Award Certificate will be issued by the ASIATOX and the CST, and/or other sponsoring Societies.

The Chinese Society of Toxicology will also award its awards and certificates including "CST Outstanding Contribution Award on Toxicology", "CST Alternative Toxicology Development Award", “CST Campus Science Popularization Competition Award”, and present Diplomat of Certified Toxicologist, CST.


1. The participants are required to register the congress online.

The conference website has already opened the online registration.

The congress website:

Registration types

Early-Bird (By August 31)

Standard (After September 1)

Regular Offline on-site participant

$ 450 USD

$ 500 USD

Student Offline on-site participant

$ 200 USD

$ 240 USD

Online participant

$ 260 USD

2. Registration payment

1) Online payment on conference website  After logging into the conference system, you can pay your registration fee online.

2For bank transfer, the detail as:

Name of Account Holder

Chinese Society of Toxicology

Street Address of Account Holder

27 Taiping Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100850, P.R China

City, Postal Code, and Country


Bank Account Number


Bank ID, e.g. Clearing Number or Sort Code (for all other residents)


Swift Code


Bank Name

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Yongding Road Sub-branch

Bank Address

27 Taiping Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100850, P.R China

Bank City, Country

Beijing, China

VAT or Individual Tax ID


nCongress On-site Venue and Hotel Booking

1. Congress Venue

The Hangzhou Blossom Water Museum Hotel. Hotel address: 118 Shuibo Road, Xiaoshan District, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China. Hotel website: 

2. Hotel Booking

Hotel reservation has been opened at the congress website (

3. Hotel room rents

Single room or standard double room: 450 RMB/room per night.

nGuideline for Attending the Congress

1. Participate online

When you registered to attend the congress virtually, you will receive an instruction with the congress code & password, guiding you to connect the ZOOM meeting system of ASIATOX-IX. You are required to pre-install the ZOOM software in your computer.

2. Participate on-site

The on-site registration desk will be located in the Hangzhou Blossom Water Museum Hotel.

All the on-site participants must strictly follow the rules and regulations of COVID-19 in China. You’re the Health QR /mini-program Health Kit (Jiankang Bao) and Trip Track Code (Xinchen Ma) must be presented when Check-in. Make sure that you are not from the medium and high-risk and lockdown areas. You should wear face mask and have your temperature check during the congress.

nContacts us

Scientific issues:

Yi Tie, +8610 68183899, 

Hua Guan, +86 13521333496, Email:

Ru Bai, +86 10 82545526, Email:

Organizing and logistics:

Yuehua Xie, +8610 68183899, Email:

Yang Yang, +86 13911234726, Email:

Yangpeng Miao, +86 13621108832, Email:


Xiangying Kong, +86 10 68183899, 136 9318 1962, Email: