The Malaysian Rubber Board is organising a
MRB-IRRDB International Workshop on Soil Fertility, Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) and Productivity on 9th - 10th April 2019 (Tuesday)
at the Mahkota Hotel, Melaka.

Background

The MRB-IRRDB International Workshop on soil fertility, good agricultural practices (GAP) and productivity is scheduled to be held in Melaka from 9th to 10th April 2019. The workshop is a platform for knowledge sharing, dissemination of information and new discoveries, especially in the area of soil, GAP and productivity for rubber plantation. The workshop is a gathering or researchers, academicians, implementing agencies, students and rubber industry players to discuss issues and challenges faced by them. Participants will be provided with expert analysis as well as having interactive sessions to discuss new technologies to address the issues and challenges

Objectives

  • To increase participants’ knowledge and understanding of research findings and latest technologies especially in the field of soil, GAP and productivity for rubber trees.
  • To provide relevant exposures and experiences to participants in the field through presentations and interactive discussions with researchers.
  • To provide an opportunity for participants to gain knowledge and experiences particularly form IRRDB member countries.

Programme

Date Programme
9th April 2019 (Tuesday) Keynote Session
  • Sustainability of the NR Industry through Soil Fertility Management
  • Facing Challenges In Rubber Industry
Session 1
  • Soil Fertility
Session 2
  • Harvesting Technology
Session 3
  • Forum Discussion on Sustainable of NR Productivity through Precision GAP
DINNER
10th April 2019 (Wednesday) Field Visit

Programme Date

  • Date : 9th - 10th April 2019 (Tuesday)
  • Venue: Mahkota Hotel, Melaka


Dateline

  • Dateline for reservation is on 30th March 2019.

Registration fees

Inclusive of SST
Participant Fees
Local MYR 350
Oversea USD 150


If you have any inquiries about the workshop, please do not hesitate to contact secretariat at:

Mr Muhammad Zahidin bin Razman or email zahidin@lgm.gov.my +6012 698 6398
Dr Nadia Aziz/Pn Noraini Saad or email to admin@theirrdb.org +603 4252 1612

Payment

Payment can be made by cheque/bank draft/bank transfer for local participants and bank transfer/bank draft for international participants. Full payment must be received with your registration form. You need to attach proof of payment in the registration form. Registration without proof of payment will not be processed.

Below are the particulars of our banker for bank purposes :

Company Name LEMBAGA GETAH MALAYSIA
Company Reg. No. / Bank ID Check LEMBAGAGETAH
SST No. W10-1901-32000006
Account name LEMBAGA GETAH MALAYSIA-WORKING ACC
Company Address LEMBAGA GETAH MALAYSIA
ACCOUNT AND FINANCE UNIT
260, JALAN AMPANG,
50450 KUALA LUMPUR
Bank Name STANDARD CHARTERED BANK MALAYSIA BERHAD
Bank Address 36, JALAN SULTAN ISMAIL,
50250 KUALA LUMPUR
Account No. 312100899704


If you have any difficulties in transmitting funds, please do not hesitate to contact :

Nurul Aisyah Zainal Abidin (aisyah@lgm.gov.my) +603 9206 2069
Hazwani Nor Rasmi (hazwani@lgm.gov.my) +603 9206 2000 ext 2261