The Asian Society of Developmental and Comparative Immunology (ASDCI) is a welcoming and friendly scientific society. It serves to promote the academic communication and cooperation between Asian countries. It is also crucial in promoting interests in developmental and comparative immunology worldwide. The Congress of ASDCI will be held every two years. Members of the society conduct research on all aspects of natural and acquired immune systems in animals throughout the phylogenetic spectrum, including invertebrates and both lower and higher vertebrates.The first ASDCI Congress was be held in Dalian, China in 2019.