Standing Committee for International Trade & Quarantine


Time Agenda
13.00 – 13.05 Opening Remarks​
Dr Mary Ann Sayoc, Member, APSA Standing Committee for International Trade & Quarantine 
13.05 - 13.35 Investment opportunity in Thailand
Mr. Patipol Kornkamonpruk, Senior Investment Promotion Officer, the Board of Investment of Thailand (BOI)
13.35 – 13.50 ePhyto & lab accreditation in Thailand: update and way forward
Mr. Chaisak Ringluen, Senior Agricultural Research Specialist, Agricultural Regulatory Office, Deparement of Agriculture (DOA) Thailand 
13.50 – 14.10 International Efforts on Seed Health
Dr Rose Souza Richards, Seed Health Manager, Internetaion Seed Federation (ISF)
14.10 – 14.25 Strengthening phytosanitary compliances and public private partnership for enhancing seed trade for the Asia Pacific region
Dr. Shivendra Bajaj, member of APSA ITQ committee and Executive Director of FSII 
14.25 – 14.50 Plant Breeding Innovation (PBI): Global view on policy and position from Seed sector
Dr Szabolcs Ruthner, ISF Regulatory Affairs Manager 
14.50 – 15.10 Enabling environment for seed sector development
Ms Alice Ingabire, Lead Access to Seeds Index, World Benchmarking Alliance 
Ms Aarti Misal, Senior Researcher Access to Seeds Index, World Benchmarking Alliance 
15.10 – 15.15 Session wrap-up and closing remarks​
Dr. Sumitra Kantrong, Member, APSA Standing Committee for International Trade & Quarantine