We are pleased to announce that the 17th SCBA International Symposium will be held on July 24-28, 2019 in Kunming, Yunnan Province, China. The conference website is http://scba.medmeeting.org This symposium is co-organized by SCBA, Yunnan University, and the Genetics Society of China (GSC), and sponsored by Yunnan University. Professor Paul Liu (the President of SCBA), Ke-Qin Zhang (the Chairman of the Academic Committee, and the former Vice President of Yunnan University), and Yong-Biao Xue (the President of GSC), will share executive responsibilities of this symposium. The theme of the 17th SCBA International Symposium is “Bioscience for All, All for Bioscience”, consisting of ten session topics that will focus on the latest updates in biomedicine, biodiversity, agriculture and plant sciences, totaling 1300-1500 participants. A number of world-famous scientists, including winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry Brian Kobilka and members from both the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America will be invited as keynote and plenary speakers. Moreover, the editors-in-chief of several internationally recognized journals, such as Cell, Science, and Cell Research, will be invited to share their skills and experiences relating to writing, submission and publication. Moreover, a special SCBA presidential forum on human genome editing will be held. We sincerely invite you to join us at this premier event to enjoy the outstanding scientific talks that will be given by leading scientists and to share and learn about cutting-edge discoveries in the life sciences.