Come and learn from the sessions and activities highlighting the first-hand experiences and conservation initiatives of divers in the Asia Dive Expo community.

Photo : Alex Lindbloom

Diving with and protecting threatened dugongs

12th June 2020
8:00am to 8:50am (Singapore/Kuala Lumpur)
1:00am to 1:50am (London)

Dr Christina Shaw, CEO of the Vanuatu Environmental Science Society and Director of Sea Shaw – Veterinary and Conservation Service

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Timor-Leste Hope Spot Special Showcase

12th June 2020
9:00am to 10:20pm (Singapore/Kuala Lumpur)
2:00am to 3:20pm (London)

Dr Sylvia Earle’s Mission Blue, international marine conservation non-profit, has recognized the northern waters of Timor-Leste in the newly designated Ombai-Wetar Strait Hope Spot.

Moderator: Tracey Morgan, British Honorary Consul Timor-Leste    

Panel:

H.E. Owen Jenkins – British Ambassador to Timor-Leste/Indonesia

Demetrio do Amaral de Carvalho, Secretary of State for the Environment for Timor-Leste

Professor Karen Edyvane, President of ATM-TL

Bernadette Oermans, Ekipa Tasi Mos Atauro, Atauro Island, Timor-Leste

Simon Christopher, TimorBlue/BluHope

Cassion Schumacher, Compass Diving, Timor-Leste

Hugo Lapeyronnie, Reverse Freediving, Timor-Leste

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Sabah Marine Showcase

12th June 2020
12:30pm to 1:20pm (Singapore/Kuala Lumpur)
5:30am to 6:20am (London)

Marvel at Sabah (part of the Coral Triangle) amazing biodiversity.

Participants:

1) David Powell, British Consul, Sabah (moderator)

2) Datuk Pang Yuk Ming, ex. Assistant Sabah Tourism Minister

3) Clement Lee, Borneo Divers co-founder, Sabah

4) Simon Christopher, Scubazoo/TimorBlue founder, BluHope

5) Richard Swann, DownBelow Marine and Wildlife Adventures, Sabah

6) Dave McCann, SEAS/ScubaJunkie, Sabah

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Inside the Inspirational Ocean Cinematography

12th June 2020
9:30pm to 10:20pm (Singapore/Kuala Lumpur)
2:30pm to 3:20pm (London)
UW360

Panelist:
– Evan Sherman (Backup)
– Christian Dimitrius
– Bart Lukasik (Backup)
– Florian Fisher
– Diego Crassia (Backup)
– Claudia & Hendrik Smith (Backup)
– Adriane Gittus (Backup)
– Richie Kohler
– Howard & Michlle Hall
– Becky Kegan
– Craig Leeson

Moderator: TBA