TropLinks International Symposium

The TropLinks International Symposium was held between 21st - 24th August 2010.

The Symposium included:

Please see the powerpoint presentations from our TropLinks Business Forum posted below. If you have any questions, please call our office on +61 (7) 4041 0955. Reports from the Torrid Zone II, Neglected Tropical Diseases Roundtable and the Australiasian Tropical Life Sciences Investment Forum will be posted as soon as they become available.

Agency Presentations:

 Advance Cairns



Australian Institute of Commercialisation

Australia Paupa New Guinea Business Council

Australian Tropical Expertise Consortium

Cairns Chamber of Commerce

Cairns Regional Council


Regional Development Australia

Townsville City Council

Townsville Enterprise


Australian Managing Contractor Presentations

Graham Poon - TropLinks

Clare Woolsey - JTA International

Peter Goldsworthy - Trade & Investment Queensland

Guam Presentations

Michael Cruz - Guam Economic Development Authority

James Martinez - Guam Contractors Association

John Bent - Guam Consultant

PNG Presentations

David Conn - Port Moresby Chamber of Commerce and Industry

The Pacific Islands Presentations

Tony Neil - Pacific Power Association

Kevan Dacey - Austrade

Email subscription links suggested by Kevan Dacey:

Pacific Islands Report, the daily online news publication of the Pacific Islands Development Program at the East-West Center in Honolulu -

Radio Australia -

Cultural Awareness and Business Ettique Presentations

Olive Davis - MediaMark Communications

Growing Tropical Economies