Sea turtle symposium at the IMCC5

The Turtle Working Group is organising a symposium titled “Sea turtle conservation in Southeast Asia: where we are and how do we move​ ​forward?” ​at the 5th International Marine Conservation Congress (IMCC), which will be held as follows:

Date: 24-29th June 2018
Venue: Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia

This symposium​ ​provides a platform for sea turtle communities in Southeast Asia to identify common threats, to build network and foster future collaborative efforts and research to protect sea turtle​ ​populations.

The symposium will last 2 hours in total. There will be 8-10 presenters, and each oral presentation will be 10-12 minutes with time reserved at the end for discussion. Please let us know​ ​if you are interested to speak at the symposium​, and provide us with a title of your presentation. We will then email you the symposium code, which you will provide when you submit the abstract on the IMCC5 website.

The call for Abstracts is now open, and will close on 16th March 2018. You will need to sign up for an account to submit your Abstract.

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