The president of IALAS accompanied by the vice president attended AFLAS council meeting on the 29th November 2018. The meeting was held during the 8th AFLAS Congress in Bangalore, India, 28th Nov. – 1st Dec. 2018. The council meeting discussed AFLAS updates including preparation of the coming 9th AFLAS congress which will be held on 22 – 26 June 2020 in Chiang Mai, Thailand. KALAS has been elected to host the 10th AFLAS Congress in 2022. During the AFLAS Congress, IALAS also gave presentation on some updates and upcoming programs pertaining to Laboratory Animal Science in Indonesia.