Program

Workshop: Technological Innovations and Agricultural Micro-insurance Program
Date: October 13th and 14th, 2016
Venue: Washington, DC - IFPRI Headquarters

 

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Time Activities
8:30AM - 9:15AM Breakfast and Registration
9:15AM - 9:30AM Introduction: Expected Outcomes
9:30AM -10:45AM

Session 1: Agricultural Micro-insurance: Challenges, Opportunities, and Limitations

 

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10:45AM -11:00AM Coffee Break
11:00AM -12:30PM

Session 2: Major Micro-insurance Programs

 

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12:30PM -1:30PM Lunch
1:30PM - 4:00PM

Session 3: Satellite Data & Coffee Break

 

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4:00PM - 4:15​PM Day 1 Conclusion and Closing Remarks
6:30PM - 8:00PM Dinner

 

 

Time Activities
8:30AM - 9:00AM Breakfast
9:00AM -10:45AM

Session 4: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) Data     

 

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10:45AM -11:00AM Coffee Break
11:00AM -12:30PM

Session 5: Digital Geo-referenced Photography

 

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12:30PM -1:30PM Lunch
1:30PM - 2:45PM

Session 6: Crop Modelling and Big Data Analysis

 

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2:45PM - 3:00PM Coffee Break
3:00PM - 4:15​PM

Session 7: Workshop Conclusions and Closing Remarks

 

Speakers:

  • Shibendu S. Ray
  • Sudhir Kumar Goel
  • Malay Kumar Poddar
  • Joshua Madson
4:15PM- 4:30PM Closing Remarks

 

 

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