It is an honor to invite you for the 9th ARRCN Symposium 2015 in Chumphon and its exciting concurrent events in Thailand.
The 9th ARRCN Symposium (2015) is jointly organized by the Asian Raptor Research and Conservation Network (ARRCN) and the Flyway Foundation in partnership with Chumphon Province, Tourism Authority of Thailand, Ministry of Tourism and Sports, Kasetsart University, Mahidol University, King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi, Kasem Bundit University, the National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA), Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau, and the Bird Conservation Society of Thailand (BCST).
The theme of this year’s symposium is "Global Raptor Migration – Better Monitoring for Conservation" The mission of ARRCN is the exchange of information among its members, to coordinate research on both resident and migratory species, and through training, education and improved public awareness to promote the conservation of raptors.
The 9th ARRCN Symposium 2015 will be held during 21st–25th October 2015 at the Novotel Hotel, Chumphon, Thailand, one of the most favored travel destinations in Asia.
I am confident that Thailand's many attractions, friendly people, high quality facilities and accommodation, the truly spectacular and diverse scientific programs developed by the ARRCN and its partners, and the chance to visit Khao Dinsor, the Hawk Mountain of Asia, will provide you with a most enjoyable and memorable experience.
Secretary of ARRCN Symposium 2015