ISC Global Knowledge Dialogue “Asia and the Pacific”

The ISC Global Knowledge Dialogue for Asia and the Pacific will take place on 5 – 6 October 2023 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The Global Knowledge Dialogue (GKD) is a unique platform that brings together leading experts, researchers, and policymakers from diverse fields to exchange ideas, insights, and experiences on pressing global challenges. The GDK for Asia and the Pacific promises to be an intellectually stimulating event with an array of engaging discussions and interactive sessions.

The Global Knowledge Dialogue Asia-Pacific will be held on 6 October 2023 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre during the 2023 International Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition & Conference (IGEM) with pre-events held on 5 October.

Through dynamic panel discussions, workshops, and networking opportunities, participants will have the chance to share their valuable insights, learn from esteemed thought leaders, and forge meaningful connections with fellow participants. The outcomes from the various sessions will inform programs and activities of the ISC Regional Focal Point for Asia and the Pacific and help to identify regional priorities, opportunities, and challenges with a particular focus on how we fund and undertake science for sustainability now and into the future.

The event is for ISC Members only however AASSREC members are welcome to attend as part of the AASSREC delegation, provided they can self-fund their travel and accommodation expenses.  Registration for the event is free of charge.

If you are interested in attending as part of the AASSREC delegation, please contact AASSREC Secretary-General Michelle Bruce ( by 10 September to enable your registration prior to the 15 September deadline.

Further information on the GKD is available here.