Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

08 Dec 2017
  • Seminar :


    Roundtable Session


    “Role of Agricultural Extension in India”

    December 8, 2017, Magnolia Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi


    09:30 – 10:00 am

    Registration / Tea, Coffee

    10:00 – 10:10 am

    Welcome Remarks

    Rajat Kathuria, Director & Chief Executive, ICRIER

    10:10 – 10:20 am

    Opening Remarks

    Ashok Gulati, Infosys Chair Professor for Agriculture, ICRIER

    10:20 – 11:30 am

    Session- 1:

    Chair:   Sanjeev Gupta (IAS), President & Chief Executive Officer, National e-Governance Division (NeGD) and Former Joint Secretary (Agriculture Extension), Ministry of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers’ Welfare

    A. K. Singh, Deputy Director General, Indian Council for Agricultural Research (ICAR)

    Presentation by:

    Ashok Gulati, Chair Professor, ICRIER

    Anisha Samantara, Research Assistant, ICRIER

    Prerna Terway, Research Associate, ICRIER

    Pravesh Sharma, Senior Visiting Fellow, ICRIER


    Siraj Hussain, Senior Visiting Fellow, ICRIER

    Rasheed Sulaiman, Director, Centre for Research on Innovation and Science Policy (CRISP)

    11:30 – 12 noon

    Open Discussion / Q&A

    12:00 – 12:15 pm

    Tea / Coffee Break

    12:15 – 01:15 pm

    Discussion on the experience of the selected states on Agriculture Extension

    Sunil Kumar Singh, Agriculture Production Commissioner, Government of Bihar.

    01:15 pm onwards


  • Place : New Delhi
  • Venue : Magnolia Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road


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