Bogor, 10 February 2023 - Today, SEAMEO BIOTROP welcomed delegations from Seoul National University (SNU) and the International Collaboration Office of IPB University for a visitation. The delegation comprised several prominent professors and leaders from SNU's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Veterinary Medicine, Bio Science and Technology Institute, Graduate School of International Agricultural Technology, and the Asia Forest Institute.
The visit was marked by welcoming remarks by the Deputy Director for Administration of SEAMEO BIOTROP, Dr Perdinan, followed by introductions and remarks from the delegations. The primary purpose of the visit was to discuss potential collaboration between the two institutions, particularly in the areas of scholarship and collaborative research.
The delegations then took a tour of SEAMEO BIOTROP's facilities, including the Aquatic Laboratory, Stingless Bee Garden, and Sensory Garden.
This visit marked a significant step in the collaboration between SEAMEO BIOTROP, SNU and ICO IPB University. Both parties are excited about the potential for future partnerships and the exchange of knowledge and expertise.
The delegations from Seoul National University (SNU), including (1) Prof. Yun Cheolhul from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, (2) Prof. Seo Kangmoon from the College of Veterinary Medicine, (3) Prof Im Jeongbin as Director General, Institut of Bio Science and Technology, (4) Prof. Suh Kyi, and (5) Prof Kim Jukon as Dean from Graduate School of International Agricultural Technology. From Asia Forest Institute: Ms Kwon Huiyeon, Ms Puput and Ms Karima from the International Collaboration Office of IPB University. (hcn, sa).