Overall Program

Day 1 – Sunday

7:00am – 6:30pm

Arrival of Delegates (various flights)

7:30pm – 10:30pm

Gala Welcome

(Open to all Delegates)


Day 2 – Monday

9:00am – 1:00pm

Working Group Meeting – Seed Banking

Working Group Meeting – Seed Technology & Advances in Research

Working Group Meeting – Seed Security & Food Security

(Open to all Delegates)

9:00am – 1:00pm

Business Matching Session 1

1:00pm – 2:30pm

Lunch – Sustainable Futures

(Open to all Delegates)

2:30pm – 4:30pm

Eminent Person Roundtable

(Open to Full Leaders Delegates & Invited Guests)

8:00pm – 10:30pm (till late)

Working Dinner (Draft Recommendations)

Kuching Night Market Tour

(Open to all Delegates)


Day 3 – Tuesday

9:00am – 10:30am

Key Note Session

11:00am – 12noon

Ministers Panel

12noon – 1:00pm

Special Address

1:00pm – 2:00pm

Lunch – Sponsors Lunch

2:00pm – 3:30pm

Panel Session 1 – Seed Banking

Panel Session 2 – Sustainability

Panel Session 3 – Food Security

(Open to all Delegates)

2:00pm – 3:30pm

Business Matching Session 2

3:30pm – 4:00pm

Networking Break

4:00pm – 6:00pm

Recommendations and Resolutions Session

(Open to all Delegates)


Day 4 – Wednesday

9:00am – onwards

Site Visits

(Open to all Delegates)

Departure of Delegates (various flights)