Friday, October 21, 2016

Workshop @ GIDR

A Workshop on 

The Role of Differential Subsidy Policy in the Adoption of Micro-Irrigation Systems (MIS) in Gujarat 

Date: 25 October 2016

Time: 2.00 PM – 6.00 PM

Venue: Lakdawala Hall, GIDR 




2.00 PM – 2.10 PM


Prof. R. Parthasarathy


Prof. Tushaar Shah, Principal Scientist, IWMI, Anand


2.10 PM – 2.40 PM

Adoption of Micro-Irrigation Systems in India: An assessment with special reference to Gujarat

Dr. P. K. Viswanathan

2.40 PM – 3.20 PM

Incentives, Diffusion of Micro-Irrigation Technologies and Resource Utilization: Evidence from Water Scarce Regions of Gujarat, India

Dr. Chandra Sekhar Bahinipati

3.20 PM – 4.00 PM



4.00 PM – 4.15 PM

High Tea and Photo Session


4.15 PM-5.45 PM

Panel Discussion:


"The Long-term Effect of Policy on Micro-irrigation Technologies on Sustainable Water Conservation: Perspectives and way forward"


-       Prof. Tushaar Shah (IWMI, Anand)

-       Mr. R.K. Sugoor, IFS (Joint Managing Director, GGRC, Vadodara)

-       Mr. Dhimant Vyas (GWRDC, Government of Gujarat, Gandhinagar)

-       Mr. Mohan Sharma (DSC, Ahmedabad)

-       Prof. S. S. Kalamkar (Director, AERC, Anand)



Prof. R Parthasarathy

5.45 PM-6.00 PM

Concluding Remarks and Vote of Thanks

Dr. P.K. Viswanathan

No comments:

Post a Comment

Contact us for Media Publicity

Coordinating a conference/seminar/workshop is a strenuous task for organizers as it demands a huge amount of organizers time in promoting the event for its success.
Not to worry anymore as we are here to make things easy for you. We pledge to simplify your task of coordinating conference/seminar/workshop through proper and systematic publicity for its wider reach and participation.
Our website with a nominal charge will take care of publicizing the event more effectively, ensuring an overwhelming participation for the event around the world, without making organizers to spend time on promoting the event. Those who are interested can contact us at