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Activities and Events

Every four years the PSA holds a Pacific Science Congress. Themes for Congresses tend to be broadly based, touching on all regions of the Pacific and many facets of science and technology. View a complete list of PSA Congresses and Inter-Congresses.

Past Pacific Science Congresses:

  • 22nd Pacific Science Congress, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2011
    Theme: Asia-Pacific Science in the 21st Century: Meeting the Challenges of Climate Change and Globalization        
  • 21st Pacific Science Congress, Okinawa, Japan, 2007
    Theme: Diversity and Change: Challenges and Opportunities for Managing Natural and Social Systems in the Asia-Pacific
    Download the U.S. Delegation report on the 2007 Congress (48 KB PDF)
  • 20th Pacific Science Congress, Bangkok, Thailand, 2003
    Science and Technology for Healthy Environments

Pacific Science Inter-Congresses are held between congresses. They are generally schedule in the middle year between Congresses, but there have been exceptions. Compared to the Congresses, Inter-Congresses tend to have a more narrow theme and may be sub-regional in focus. View a complete list of PSA Congresses and Inter-Congresses.

Past Pacific Science Inter-Congresses:

  • 12th Pacific Science Inter-Congress, Suva, Fiji, 2013
    Theme: Science for Human Security and Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific
  • 11th Pacific Science Inter-Congress,Tahiti, French Polynesia, 2009
    Theme: Pacific Countries and their Ocean: Facing Local and Global Changes
  • 10th Pacific Science Inter-Congress, Mangilao, Guam, USA, 2001
    Theme: The Integration of Natural and Social Sciences in the New Pacific Millennium


This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Number IIA-1332689. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.
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