Chapters - Asia Pacific

Upcoming Chapter Meetings

Oct 2019

Conference Dates: October 14-17, 2019
Conference Location: Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
Conference Chair: Prof. Yin Xiao and Prof. Justin Cooper-White

Sep 2020

Conference Dates: September 21-24, 2020
Conference Location: Istana Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
Conference Co-Chairs: Dr. Thamil Selvee Ramasamy, Dr. Angela Ng Min Hwei and Dr. Badrul Hisham Yahaya


The TERMIS-AP Council would like to announce the solicitation of proposals to host the 2022 TERMIS-AP Chapter Conference.

If you are interested in hosting the 2022 TERMIS-AP conference, please submit your request to Sarah Wilburn at You will be provided with a meeting host form that asks detailed questions about the meeting organizers, location/venue, program, and meeting financials. When proposals are submitted, they are reviewed and selected and reviewed by the TERMIS-AP Council.

The deadline for submitting proposals for the 2022 TERMIS-AP conference is Thursday, August 1, 2019.

To request a meeting host application form or a sample meeting contract, please contact Sarah Wilburn at



Foundation of TERMIS-AP Chapter

In July 2005, the TERMIS-AP Chapter was established at the Catholic University of Korea, Medical School, Seoul. Representatives from countries within the Asian-Pacific region invited to attend were: Prof. Teruo Okano (Japan), Asst. Prof. Jan-Thorsten Schantz (Singapore), Prof. Gin-Ho Hsiue (Chinese, Taipei), Prof. Ahnond Buynyaratvej (Thailand), Prof. Geoff McKeller (Australia), Prof. Ruszymah Bt Hj Idrus (Malaysia), Prof. Yilin Cao and Wei Liu (China), Prof. Minoru Ueda (Former President of ATES), Prof. Allan J. Russell (President of TERMIS), and Prof. Jöns Hilborn (President-Elect of TERMIS).


TERMIS-AP Continental Council

TERMIS-AP Committees

Nominating Committee

  • Tony Weiss (Chair)
  • Kee Woei Ng (Singapore)
  • Mime Egami (Japan)
  • Akon Higuchi (Taiwan)
  • Jin Ho Lee (Korea)
  • Chengtie Wu (China)
  • Ika Dewi Ana (Indonesia)

Finance Committee

  • Yasuhiko Tabata (Chair)
  • Tony Weiss (Chair-Elect)
  • Kee Woei Ng (Treasurer)
  • Mime Egami (Secretary)
  • Yin Xiao (2019 AP Program Chair)
  • Selvee Thamil Ramasamy (2020 AP Program Chair)

Awards Committee

  • Yasuhiko Tabata (Japan) (Chair)
  • Yumin Yang (China)
  • Yu-Chen Hu (Taiwan)
  • Grace Lim (Korea)
  • Yin Xiao (Australia)

Industry Committee

  • Tony Weiss (Chair)
  • Mime Egami
  • Noboru Yamaji

Meetings Committee

  • Yasuhiko Tabata (Chair)
  • Yumin Yang (China)
  • Yu-Chen Hu (Taiwan)
  • Grace Lim (Korea)
  • Yin Xiao (Australia)


TERMIS-Asia Pacific Awards Program

Membership Dues

Award recipients

  • Hai Bang Lee – Excellence Achievement Award
  • Hsing-Wen Sung – Outstanding Scientist Award
  • Yilin Cao – Excellence Achievement Award
  • Wei Liu – Outstanding Scientist Award
  • Teruo Okano - Excellence Achievement Award
  • Yasuhiko Tabata - Outstanding Scientist Award



TERMIS-AP Chapter Meetings

  • TERMIS-AP 2017
    Nantong, China
    September 21-24, 2017
    Conference Chairs:  Xiaosong Gu, Xiaobin Fu and Yilin Cao
    Program Chairs:  Fei Ding and Wei Liu
  • TERMIS-AP 2016
    Tamsui, Taipei
    September 3-6, 2016
    Conference Chair:  Yu-Chen Hu
  • TERMIS-AP 2014
    Daegu, South Korea
    September 24-27
    Conference Chairs: Prof. Jin Ho Lee and Byung-hyun Min
  • TERMIS-AP 2013
    Wuzhen, China
    October 23-26
    Meeting Chairs: Dr. Yilin Cao and Dr. Wei Liu
  • TERMIS-AP 2011
    August 3-5, 2011
    Meeting Chair: Prof. James Goh
  • TERMIS-AP 2010
    Sydney, Australia
    September 15-17, 2010
    Meeting Chair: A/Prof. Geoffrey McKellar
  • TERMIS-AP 2008
    Taipei, Taiwan
    November 6-8, 2008
    Meeting Chairs: Professor Ging-Ho Hsiue and Professor Sheng-Mou Hou
  • TERMIS-AP 2007
    Tokyo, Japan
    December 3-5, 2007
    Grand Prince Hotel Akasaka
    Meeting Chair: Dr. Teruo Okano