We would like to invite you to the 3rd Anniversary and Scientific Forum of the Center for Biodiversity Research & Extension in Mindanao (CEBREM) to be held in the Farmers Training Center, Musuan, Bukidnon from 17-18 November 2015. The theme of the scientific forum is “Unity in Biodiversity: Challenges for ASEAN Integration”. The keynote address will be presented by Dr. Napoleon K. Juanillo, Jr., Director of Planning, Research, and Knowledge Management of the Commission on Higher Education.
Highlights of the scientific forum will be presentations of two (2) plenary papers, 6 scientific papers, and poster contest. The following are the speakers and their topics:
|1. Dr. Ernelea P. Cao||Biology Education for ASEAN Integration|
|2. Dr. Victor B. Amoroso||Philippine Plant Diversity: From Research to Development|
|3. Dr. Florfe M. Acma||Inventory, Assessment and Monitoring of Flora in Mindanao LTER Sites|
|4. Dr. Alma B. Mohagan||Fauna Diversity and Monitoring in Mindanao LTER Sites|
|5. Prof. Victoria T. Quimpang||Status of Riverine Ecosystems in Mindanao LTER Sites|
|6. Prof. Lalaine G. Sariana||Philippine Bryophytes|
|7. Ms. Maria Judith L. Sablan||Technical Writing for a Refereed Journal|
|8. Dr. Andrea G. Azuelo||Conduct of Science Investigatory Projects: Challenges and Opportunities|
In addition to the aforelisted lectures, a simultaneous lecture-demonstration on biodiversity measurement, species identification and assessment of conservation status and wildlife sampling techniques and protocols for vertebrates and invertebrates will also be conducted.
For further information, attached is the announcement regarding the scientific forum, pre- and on-site registration and confirmation slip.
VICTOR B. AMOROSO