24 September – 2 October. 'Eat, Love and Pray: Health and Self-medication Practices of Filipino Seafarers', AHOY Training Course of the International Christian Maritime Association (ICMA), Waterfront Manila Pavilion, Manila, (Turgo, N.)
3 October. 'Knowledge sits in places: The vernacularity and emplacement of fish markets', Bulwagang Bonifacio, Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP), Sta Mesa, Manila, (Turgo, N.)
4 October. 'The everyday life of a fishing community: Focus on the production of knowledge', Dept of Filipino and Phil Literature, College of Arts and Letters, UP Diliman, (Turgo, N.)
4 October. 'The Researcher and the sea: Doing fieldwork on-board merchant vessels', College of Social Sciences and Philosophy, UP Diliman, (Turgo, N.)
19 April. ‘Future manpower to shipping – emerging challenges and solutions’, address at international conference on IMO 2016 Theme of ‘Shipping Indispensable to the World’, AMET University, Chennai, (Turgo, N.).