Program

Day 1: Tuesday 5 December 2017

 
09:00-09:15 Registration  
09:15-09:45 1. Opening and introduction
  • Welcoming remarks by IOC/WESTPAC
  • Opening remarks by CEMACS
  • Participants self-introduction
 
09:45-10:00 2. Setting the scene
  • Brief on the workshop objectives and expected outputs and outcomes
  • Conduct of the workshop
 
10:00-10:30 Group photo & coffee break  
10:30-12:30 3. Harmful jellyfish blooms: overview, cause, consequence and countermeasure

4. Serious concerns about jellyfish and our changing seas
 
12:30-14:00 Lunch  
14:00-15:00 5. Clinical management of jellyfish sting and envenoming

(https://prezi.com/e9wqyx4jxe4p/clinical-management-of-jellyfish-envenoming/)
 
15:00-15:30 Coffee break  
15:30-17:30 6. Ten-year experience on jellyfish issues in Thailand  

Day 2: Wednesday 6 September 2017

 
09:00-12:30 7. Country reports on harmful jellyfish research status  
12:30-14:00 Lunch  
14:00-16:00 8. Field sampling  
16:00-16:30 Coffee break  
16:30-17:30 9. Laboratory analysis  
  10. Sampling nematocysts from jellyfish sting wound

(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-pfGhr5au84&feature=youtu.be)
 

Day 3: Thursday 7 December 2017

 
09:00-10:30 11. Plenary Discussion on the way forward
  • Brainstorming and discussion on the way forward to develop a regional collaborative research and monitoring for harmful jellyfish
  • Synthesize feasible approaches on regional collaborative research and monitoring for harmful jellyfish
  • Constructions of the actionable workplan and approaches for regional harmful jellyfish research and monitoring
 
12:30-14:00 12. Conclusions, next steps and closing  

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