You are invited to attend the palm oil symposium
You are invited to attend the palm oil symposium

'Sustainable Palm Oil Production: A Scientific Perspective'

Please join us for a discussion of the palm oil industry, with a focus on:

  • The current science and sustainability of palm oil production, particularly in Malaysia

  • Sustainability challenges faced by the palm oil industry

  • Showcase UQ strengths and expertise as a collaborative partner in sustainability.

The symposium will be attended by major Malaysian palm oil industry members, including Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC) and Sime Darby, as well as leading researchers in the fields of food security, sustainable agriculture, biodiversity and biotechnology.

When: Thursday 18 February 2016
Time: 8:30am - 4:30pm (lunch and morning tea provided), canapes and refreshments from 4:30pm at Saint Lucy Caffé (Tennis Courts)
Where:  Room 132, Sir Llew Edwards Building

The University of Qld, St Lucia Campus

RSVP: By Monday 15 February
Register online: REGISTER NOW

For further information contact Dr Francois Visser,

Symposium speakers include (brief biographies):

Symposium Program


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