SATREPS Conference was held at Research Center for Plant Conservation and Botanic Gardens-LIPI, Bogor, Indonesia, which was organized by Research Center for Plant Conservation and Botanic Gardens; Research Center for Biology; Research Center for Biotechnology; Research Center for Chemistry; Center for Science and Technology Utilization and Innovation – LIPI; Kyoto University-Japan; Science and Technology Research, Partnership for Sustainable Development (SATREPS); The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA); The Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST).

This publication covered several subtopics including agriculture and soil microbiology, biotechnology and plant biotechnology, biochemistry and enzymology, ecology and ecosystem restoration, energy and renewable materials, food technology and microbiology, forestry and forest management, general biology and plant diversity, plant taxonomy and plant anatomy, also plant breeding and molecular genetic.