Welcome Address

Selamat datang & Welcome

On behalf of the Organizing Committee and The International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP), we are pleased to invite you to participate in the 29th World Congress of the IASP which will be held in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia.

The Organizers have brought together world-renowned figures who are at the cutting edge of research and practice in their fields. The Organizers have planned an exciting scientific programme covering major areas of interest which shall provide up-to-date knowledge to both scientists and practitioners in our field of interest.

The venue for the Congress is the Borneo Convention Centre, Kuching (BCCK), has ample modern facilities. Kuching, on the island Borneo, also the capital of the state of Sarawak, Malaysia is a delightful city. The cultural experience of exotic Borneo is a must and while in Kuching, you will enjoy a level of hospitality unique only to Sarawak.

The Rainforest World Music Festival at the Sarawak Cultural Village, Kuching just precedes the Congress and it will showcase music performed by world-class musicians who congregate from various corners of our planet for a thrilling musical extravaganza.

Selamat datang, Welcome to IASP 2017 Kuching, Malaysia


For further information, please contact:

Congress Secretariat




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