International Workshop on Ecological Interactions in a Changing World: Applying Seed Dispersal Processes in Asian Landscapes, 9 - 20 June 2018

Date: 9 -20 June 2018 (12 days)
Venue: Mo Singto Long Term Ecological Research Plot, Khao Yai National Park, Thailand
Organized by: 
  • Khao Yai National Park, Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment
  • National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC), National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA), Ministry of Science and Technology 
In collaboration with: 
National Institute of Technology and Evaluation (NITE), Japan
World Data Center for Microorganisms (WDCM), China
ASEAN Network on Microbial Utilization (AnMicro)
Objectives: The courses will be developed with the following aims: 
  1. Promote an understanding of the critical importance of mutualistic interactions in maintaining ecosystems 
  2. Demonstrate the application of the seed dispersal process to management and conservation 
  3. Teach key techniques to study seed dispersal mutualisms  
  4. Develop a network of potential advisors and mentors for students in their post-graduate studies 
Target group:
Researchers, research assistants and student with background in biology, ecology and forestry
Number of Participants: 25 participants 
Language: The whole course will be given in English without translation. 
Registration Fee:
  • International Delegate         350 USD
  • Thai Delegate                  7,000 THB

The above fees are inclusive of VAT 7% and followings;        

  • Workshop material
  • Roundtrip transportation between Bangkok and Khao Yai National Park
  • Breakfast, lunch, refreshment and dinner during the workshop period
  • Travel Insurance during workshop period (9 – 20 June 2018)
  • Accommodation (Dorm) at Khao Yai National Park during the workshop period (11 nights). Organizers reserve the right to organize the rooms. Male and Female will be allocated separately.
Registration Deadline: 25 May 2018 or when the course is full.
Download Document: brochure l registration form


For further information, please contact:

Technical Training Unit
National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC)
113 Thailand Science Park, Phahonyothin Rd., Khlong Nueng
Khlong Luang, Pathum Thani 12120 Thailand
Phone: (66) 2564 6700 ext. 3379-3382 Fax: (66) 2564 6574
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