5th Public Talk under Research for Intensified Management of Bio-Rich Areas (RIMBA) Platform

Sarawak Forestry Corporation

5th Public Talk under Research for Intensified Management of Bio-Rich Areas (RIMBA) Platform

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Bukit Tebu 1, Level 1 Harbour View Hotel, Kuching[/vc_column_text][vc_separator type=”transparent” up=”20″ down=”20″][vc_column_text]

PROGRAMME 
2.30 pmArrival and registration of participants
3.00 pmOpening remarks by Mr. Oswald Braken Tisen General Manager, Sarawak Forestry Corporation
3.15pmTitle: Quantitative assessments of plant diversity in Southeast Asia and Iriomote Island, Japan, by Dr. Hironori Toyama
4.00 pmQuestion & Answer (Q&A) Session
4.15 pmPresentation of Mementos to speaker

Group photo
4.30 pmLight Refreshments
5.00 pmEnd
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The Speaker

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Dr. Hironori Toyama
Project-Based Assistant Professor for the Tropical Biosphere Research Center at the University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa, Japan

[/vc_column_text][vc_separator type=”transparent” up=”20″ down=”20″][vc_column_text]Dr. Toyama has a wide field experience in conducting quantitative assessment of the plant diversity in SEA, mainly in Vietnam and Cambodia. His works basically important measure to describe spatial patterns and temporal trends of plant diversity as well as documenting new species discovery.

His discoveries including:[/vc_column_text][unordered_list style=”circle” animate=”no”]

  • Garcinia hopii (Clusiaceae), a new species from Bidoup Nui Ba National Park, southern Vietnam
  • Glycosmis suberosa (Rutaceae), a new species from Khao Luang National Park, Thailand

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Field sampling[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_separator type=”transparent” up=”20″ down=”20″][vc_row_inner row_type=”row” type=”full_width” text_align=”left” css_animation=””][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”2520″ img_size=”large” alignment=”center” qode_css_animation=””][vc_separator type=”transparent” up=”20″ down=”20″][vc_single_image image=”2524″ img_size=”large” alignment=”center” qode_css_animation=””][vc_column_text]Glycosmis suberosa (Rutaceae), a new species from Khao Luang National Park, Thailand[/vc_column_text][vc_separator type=”transparent” up=”20″ down=”20″][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”2522″ img_size=”large” alignment=”center” qode_css_animation=””][vc_column_text]Garcinia hopii (Clusiaceae), a new species from Bidoup Nui Ba National Park, southern Vietnam[/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation=”” row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” angled_section=”no” text_align=”left” background_image_as_pattern=”without_pattern”][vc_column][vc_separator type=”transparent” up=”20″ down=”20″][/vc_column][/vc_row]

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