Scientific Program Committee


The scientific program organising committee is responsible for planning the program for the biennial scientific meeting.

The committee is made up of a number of members, and is represented by additional members of the host country for the meeting.

The 2023 – 2024 Scientific Program Organising Committee is currently represented by the following persons:

  • Noriyuki Namba CHAIR (Japan)
  • Vijayalakshmi Bhatia (India)
  • Anju Seth (India)
  • Kenichi Kashimada (Japan)
  • Rakesh Kumar (India)
  • Maria Craig (Australia)
  • Ben Wheeler (New Zealand)
  • Noor Shafina (Malaysia)
  • Alexia Pena Vargas (Australia)
  • Hae Sang Lee (Sth Korea)
  • Prapai Dejkhamron (Thailand)

If you would like to join this subcommittee, a call for Expressions of Interest will be sent to all APPES members every 2 years (every even numbered year) – so watch out for member newsletters with information.