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6th WORLD CONFERENCE
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WCMB 2023 in Penang, Malaysia

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2-5 JULY 2023
6th WORLD CONFERENCE
ON MARINE BIODIVERSITY
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The 6th World Conference on Marine Biodiversity is being organized by Universiti Sains Malaysia from 2nd to 5th July 2023 in Penang, Malaysia. The tri-annual global conference will for the FIRST TIME be brought to Malaysia, and also the first time in ASEAN, where distinguished scientists from across continents discuss and share their findings on marine biodiversity in relation to the changing climate and conservation – topics crucial to conserving the World’s Hotspot in Biodiversity, located in the region. All the topics to be presented and discussed will be relevant to the region’s needs and will benefit the countries in ASEAN and Asia, being in the BIODIVERSITY HOTSPOT of the world.

THEMES

01
Benthic Ecology
02
Biodiversity in Coral Reefs
03
Biogeography and Distribution
04
Climate Change and Impacts to Biodiversity
05
Deep Sea Diversity and Ecosystem
06
Emerging Technologies for Marine Biodiversity Survey
07
Fisheries and Future Food Security
08
Marine Birds
09
Marine Debris and Pollution
10
Marine Macrophytes and Blue Carbon
11
Marine Policy and Law
12
Marine Protected Areas and Conservation
13
Systematics, Taxonomy and Phylogenetics
SPEAKERS

meet our keynote speakers

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SCHEDULE

WCMB 2023
CONFERENCE

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09 : 00 AM - 09: 30AM

WORKSHOP REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST

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09 : 30 AM - 11 : 30 AM

PLAN & CONDUCT USER RESEARCH

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11 : 30 AM - 13 : 00 PM

Q&A FOR SPEAKER

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13 : 30 PM - 14 : 00 PM

LUNCH BREAK

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14 : 00 PM - 16 : 00 PM

RESEARCH FOR THE RIGHT THING

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INFORMATION

REGISTRATION

TYPE OF PARTICIPATION

Deadline for Early-Bird Registration:

Before 15th February 2023

Deadline for Regular Registration:

15th February  – 31st May 2023

Late/On-site Registration:

After 31st May 2023

EARLY BIRD
REGULAR
LATE/ON-SITE
LOCATION

Jen Penang georgetown by shangri-la

Magazine Rd, George Town, 11900 George Town, Pulau Pinang.

Papers based on presentations given at the 6th World Conference on Marine Biodiversity can be submitted to the “WCMB Collection” in the prestigious international journal PeerJ Life & Environment. Both oral and poster presentations are equally eligible.

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