THE SEVENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON VETIVER (ICV7)

The third announcement has been made on the ICV7  website  for this conference, to be held in Chiang Mai Thailand from May 29 to June 1 2023, organized  by the Chaipattana Foundation & the Office of the Royal Development Projects Board (ORDPB). The main theme is Vetiver for Soil and Water Conservation, and the conference will commemorate the very important role that His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great played in the world wide development of the Vetiver Grass Technology and its applications. Specific details under the announcement can be found hereThere is no registration fee, nor there are fees for the post conference tour.

INTERNATIONAL HANDICRAFT TRAINING COURSE
Associated with ICV-7, a free-of-charge international vetiver handicraft training course will be held on 29 – 31 May 2023 , all day, at the Shangri – La Hotel, Chiang Mai,
Thailand. The training course is opened to all of those who work in the handcraft industry
or simply interested in using vetiver leaves in handicraft – making and applying this initiative in their countries .

I would encourage you to attend this conference, where you can learn about some of the new vetiver research and development that has taken place world wide since ICV6 in 2015.