AUSTRALIAN BIOSPHERE CONFERENCE PROGRAM

The inaugural Australian Biosphere Reserves Conference endeavours to champion and encourage UNESCOs Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Program to establish a scientific basis for the improvement of relationships between people and their environments.

Launched in 1971, UNESCO’s MAB s an Intergovernmental Scientific program comprising of 686 biosphere reserves in 122 countries including 9 within Australia representing a unique tool for international co-operation through sharing knowledge, exchanging experiences, building capacity and promoting best practices.

Queensland’s Great Sandy Biosphere will be the host of the Australian Biosphere Conference, a thriving example of the MAB ethos using ‘interdisciplinary approaches to understand and adapt to changes and interactions between social and ecological systems, including conflict prevention and management of biodiversity the solutions reconciling the conservation of biodiversity with its sustainable use’.

It is anticipated that over 400 delegates from all Australian States and Territories, along with International guests will attend. An organising committee comprising of UNESCO delegated Great Sandy Biosphere Reverse Management group, Burnett Mary Regional Group, Queensland Parks and Wildlife, University of Sunshine Coast; Sustainability Research Centre, Regional Council representatives from Fraser Coast, Bundaberg and Gympie, and Traditional Owner Groups represented within the Biosphere Reserve.

For more information on the MAB program and other designated biosphere reverses, visit: http://www.unesco.org/new/en/natural-sciences/environment/ecological-sciences/man-and-biosphere-programme/

AUSTRALIAN BIOSPHERE CONFERENCE TICKETS

See us at the Australian Great Sandy Biosphere’s first ever conference event at the Brolga Theatre and Convention Centre from 13 – 15 March, 2019 in Maryborough, Queensland.

From the development and coordination of a Worldwide Biosphere Network to the application of citizen science and advance in understanding of interactions between people and the surrounding environment, this event offers three days of information sharing and business networking.

Australian Biosphere Conference offers a unique platform offering the opportunity to share knowledge, exchange experiences, building capacity and promoting best practices not only within our region, but across the work network of biosphere reserves.

The Australian Biosphere Conference has attracted a unique opportunity to bring together eminent Professionals, Scientists, Researchers, Catchment Authorities, Local Governments, Traditional Owner Groups, Academicians and Industry Representatives from across the country to participate and share their research advancements, best practice applications and new technologies.

This interdisciplinary approach provides the opportunity to discover the interconnectedness of the Biosphere functions, conservation, development and logistic support and identify innovative methodologies for sustainable development and your organisations future growth.

Tickets are $395 per person and includes access to the all planned activities across the conferences three-day program.

Here is a detailed downloadable version of the program.

DOWNLOAD THE PROGRAM

TOURS

Nullam convallis, orci in congue aliquet, diam mauris cursus urna, id maximus lectus magna maximus tellus ut posuere

TOURS

Nullam convallis, orci in congue aliquet, diam mauris cursus urna, id maximus lectus magna maximus tellus ut posuere

TOURS

Nullam convallis, orci in congue aliquet, diam mauris cursus urna, id maximus lectus magna maximus tellus ut posuere

TOURS

Nullam convallis, orci in congue aliquet, diam mauris cursus urna, id maximus lectus magna maximus tellus ut posuere

BOOK NOW!

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Praesent ac nibh vestibulum, laoreet ipsum quis, vestibulum nisi. Curabitur non mi et turpis pharetra vulputate. Ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Praesent ac nibh vestibulum, laoreet ipsum quis, vestibulum nisi.Curabitur non mi et turpis pharetra vulputate. Cras consequat, risus nec commodo vehicula, nisi est laoreet leo, ac convallis nisi nibh id velit.

CONFIRM YOUR SPOT TODAY

This conference is not to be missed.

DETAILED PROGRAM
BOOK NOW