TSS KK Talk: An Introduction to the Centre for Ethnobotany, Singapore Botanic Gardens | Thur, 15 Aug 2019
15/08/2019 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Date: Thursday, 15 Aug 2019
Venue: The Secretariat, Sabah Society
Speaker: Dr. S.K. Ganesan
In June 2018, the Centre for Ethnobotany and the complementary approximately 1 hectare Ethnobotany Garden was opened at the Singapore Botanic Gardens. This illustrated talk provides an introduction to this facility. The focus of the centre is primarily South-East Asia including Borneo. Aims, objectives, exhibits and research in the Centre will be covered.
Dr S.K. Ganesan is Principal Researcher (Plant Taxonomy) & Director, Centre for Ethnobotany at the Singapore Botanic Gardens. He holds a PhD in the Plant Sciences from the University of Aberdeen and an MSc (Distinction) from the University of Edinburgh in the Biodiversity and Taxonomy of Plants.