MARRIOTT MARQUIS BANGKOK QUEEN'S PARK, THAILAND
03 - 06 NOVEMBER 2019

RT17 Programme


Updated as at 19 September 2019
The Organiser reserves the right to change the conference date, speakers, programme content and event venue should circumstances so require.
Sunday, 03 November 2019
TIME
EVENT
  VENUE
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration Opens
Thai Chitlada Ballroom Foyer, Level 2
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Welcome Reception
Pool House, Level 4
Monday, 04 November 2019
TIME 
EVENT
 VENUE
 8:30am
Preparatory Cluster 1
Natural Processes, Technological Advancement, or Both?
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 1
 8:30am
Preparatory Cluster 2
Assurance - Keeping You in Check
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 2 & 3
10:00am
Coffee Break
Thai Chitlada Ballroom Foyer
10:30am
Preparatory Cluster 3
Moving Towards Deforestation Free Supply Chain in India and China
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 1
10:30am
Preparatory Cluster 4
RSPO Implementing No Deforestation
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 2 & 3
12:00pm
Lunch
Thai Chitlada Ballroom Foyer
1:30pm
Preparatory Cluster 5
Coffee with Complaints Panel: What’s Brewing?
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 1
1:30pm
Preparatory Cluster 6
Bridging the Gap Between Smallholders and Markets
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 2 & 3
3:00pm
Coffee Break
Thia Chitlada Ballroom Foyer
3:30pm
Preparatory Cluster 7
Our Shared Planet
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 1
3:30pm
Preparatory Cluster 8
How to Create RSPO ‘Norm’ 
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 2 & 3
5:00pm
Preparatory Cluster 9
You, Me & Them: Championing Rights
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 1
5:00pm
Preparatory Cluster 10
The Next Decade: Palm Oil & Certified Sustainable Palm Oil
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 2 & 3
6:30pm
RT17 Day 1 Ends
Tuesday, 05 November 2019
TIME
EVENT
 VENUE
8:15am

9:15am

9.30am

9:45am
RT17 Opening Ceremony

Welcome Address

Speech by Guest of Honour

Keynote Paper: Feeding 9.5 Billion People Sustainably by 2050
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 

Thai Chitlada Ballroom 

Thai Chitlada Ballroom 

Thai Chitlada Ballroom 
10:30am
Coffee Break
Thai Chitlada Ballroom Foyer
11:00am
Plenary Session 1: Achieving Shared Responsibility
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 
12:30pm
Lunch
Goji & Pagoda
2:00pm
Plenary Session 2: Driving Uptake: Action-Oriented Commitments
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 
3:30pm
Coffee Break
Thia Chitlada Ballroom Foyer
4:00pm
Plenary Session 3: RSPO Jurisdictional Transformation
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 
5:30pm
RT17 Day 2 Ends

Wednesday, 06 November 2019
TIME
EVENT
 VENUE
 9:00am
Plenary Session 4: Using Evidence to Drive Change
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 
10:30am
Coffee Break
Thai Chitlada Ballroom Foyer
11:00am
Plenary Session 5: RSPO ISH Standards Galvanising Independent Smallholders to Jump on the Bandwagon
Thai Chitlada Ballroom 
12:30pm
Closing Address
Thai Chitlada Ballroom
1:00pm
Lunch
Goji & Pagoda
3:00pm
RSPO General Assembly 16 (GA16)
Thai Chitlada Ballroom
6:00pm
GA16 Ends