Forthcoming Events

As part of our collaborative research programme at the Stability of Altered Forest Ecosystems (SAFE) project in Sabah the LOMBOK team are also organising networking and training events to help bring together researchers interested in the environmental sustainability of oil palm. We are also consulting directly with stakeholders in the oil palm industry to help us better link environmental science to practitioner needs.

Events include:

 

ATBC 2018 Symposium: Managing oil palm plantations to enhance sustainability: linking science to policy and practice across the tropics

A symposium led by Matt Struebig and Eleanor Slade

1-5th July 2018, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia

Register here

 

KNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE WORKSHOP ON THE BENEFITS OF RIPARIAN BUFFERS IN SABAH

26th June 2018, 8.30am to 4.30pm

Le Meridien Hotel, Kota Kinabalu

Jointly Organised By

Environment Protection Department Sabah (EPD),

Department of Irrigation and Drainage Sabah (DID),

Department of Agriculture (DoA) Sabah,

LOMBOK Project (Land-use Options for Maintaining BiOdiversity & eKosystem functions) of the Human Modified Tropical Forests (HMTF) Programme

& SE Asia Rainforest Research Partnership (SEARRP)

 

Newton-Ungku Omar Fund Early Career Researcher meeting, Kota Kinabalu, November 2016

Developing a research agenda to enhance the environmental sustainability of oil palm

A 3 day networking event organised by Matt Struebig, Eleanor Slade, Jen Lucey, Agnes Agama, Zoe Davies, Charles Vairappan & Glen Reynolds.

2nd-4th November 2016, Kota Kinabalu.

Registration for the event is now open. Sign up here!

Application deadline 10th September 2016

 

International Conference on Heart of Borneo (HoB)

Enabling and Empowering Conservation Through Science-Policy Interface, Conservation Finance and Community Engagement

8-9th November 2016, Kota Kinabalu

A SEARRP symposium led by Agnes Agama, Katie King, Eleanor Slade & Glen Reynolds

Register here

 

The Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation Asia-Pacific chapter, Singapore, July 2016

A symposium led by Matt Struebig and Eleanor Slade

29th June-2nd July 2016

 

Tropical Ecology meeting in Goettingen, February 2016

A symposium led by Becky Morris and Yit Arn Teh

23rd-26th February 2016

 

Check the news feeds on the LOMBOK pages for announcements.

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LOMBOK researchers teaching local school children about insects

 

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LOMBOK researchers teaching local school children about insects

 

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Drones at Friends of Borneensis event

 

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Drones at Friends of Borneensis event