Tentative Program as on 15th November, 2018

Session Event
9.00-10.00 am Registration
IS
10.00-11.30
Inaugural Session
Presidential Address: Dr Ramesh Chand, Member, NITI Aayog
Inaugural Address: Chief Guest (to be decided)
11.30-12.00 Inaugural tea
SS-1
12.00-1.00pm
Special Session
2nd Dr. GK Chadha Memorial Lecture
1.00-2.00pm Lunch Break
TS-1, TS-2, TS-3
2.00-3.30 pm
Technical Sessions: Presentation of Conference Papers (3 parallel sessions)
3.30-4.00 pm Tea Break
TS-4, TS-5, TS-6
4.00-5.30 pm
Technical Sessions: Presentation of Conference Papers (3 parallel sessions)
7.00 pm onwards Musical Evening and Conference Dinner

Tentative Program as on  16th November, 2018

8.00-9.00 am Visit to NDRI Campus
 

SS-2
9.30-11.00 am

Special Session
Speakers: Dr. Uma Lele, President, International Association of Agricultural Economists
Dr. Tom Reardon, Professor, Michigan State University
11.00-11.30 am Tea Break
SS-3
11.30-1.00 pm
Special Session “Farmers’ Field is Our Lab; Approaches and Techniques”

Speakers: Avinash Kishore Devesh Roy and Vartika Singh, IFPRI

1.00-2.00pm Lunch Break
TS-7, TS-8, TS-9
2.00-3.30 pm
Technical Sessions: Presentation of Conference Papers (3 parallel sessions)
3.30-4.00 pm Tea Break
TS-10, TS-11, TS-12
4.00-5.30 pm
Technical Sessions:  Presentation of Conference Papers (3 parallel sessions)
5.30 -6.30 pm Executive Committee Meeting
6.30 pm onwards Alumni meet and Special Dinner

Tentative Program as on  17th November, 2018

SS-4, SS-5

9.00-10.00 am

10.00-11:30 am

 

Special Session: Panel discussion
I: Climate Smart Agriculture and SDGs (sponsored by ICRISAT)

II: Human Resource Development for Prolific Agricultural Growth: Innovations and Reforms in Higher Education (sponsored by IFPRI)

11.30-11.45 am Tea break
VS
11:45-12:30 pm
Plenary Session
12.30-1.30 pm

1.30-2.30 pm

General Body Meeting

Lunch