The second day opened with the fourth plenary session with the theme “Biotechnology and Biodiversity Use” featuring speakers from BRIN, Universitas Udayana, KBI, Rutgers University, and PT Hartech Indonesia. This session discussed a lot about bioprospecting for plants that have medical benefits and the use of biotechnology to maximize their potential.
After the break, the conference agenda continued with parallel sessions consisting of presentations from offline and online speakers. The parallel sessions were divided into several rooms according to the chosen theme guided by the moderators. The speakers, who had previously gone through a selection process, were students and researchers from various universities and research institutions from both domestic and abroad.
The series of events continued with discussions that lasted until 17.00 WITA and closed with the presentation of the conference conclusions presented by Prof. Enny Sudarmonowati as a member of the steering board.