NGC 2017 - Post-Conference Field Trip and Training Workshop on “Geohazards and Disaster Risk Reduction: Communicating with Stakeholders”

    From October 11, 2017 07:30 until October 12, 2017 14:00
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    The post-conference field trip and training workshop on “Geohazards and Disaster Risk Reduction: Communicating with Stakeholders” is held in conjunction with the National Geoscience Conference 2017. The field excursion will start from Kuala Lumpur (which serves as starting and finishing points for the field trip) towards Tambun, Gunung Pass, and Cameron Highlands. The focus will be on geohazards occurrence and geoheritage sites of interest. A half-day training workshop on communication for Geohazards and Disaster Risk Reduction will be held after the field work on the second day at Heritage Hotel in Cameron Highlands. The organisers will apply for CPD points for trainees registered with the Board of Geologists through IGM. More information is enclosed in the enclosed brochure and additional information on NGC 2017 is available at

    The fee is RM350 for GSM members & RM400 for non-members (Inclusive of meals, accommodation and transportation). For further information, contact: Ms Anna Lee (Email: , Tel.: +603 7957 7036). The deadline for registration is 5 October 2017.

    Please send completed Registration Form with payment to:

    Geological Society of Malaysia
    c/o Department of Geology
    University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur
    Tel.: +603 7957 7036 Fax: +603 7956 3900