Agri-Fisheries Confab Set Feb. 6-8, 2013

A National Conference on Agriculture and Fisheries Information Knowledge Management (IKM) will be held on Feb. 6-8 at Hotel Kimberly in Tagaytay City.

The event is organized by the Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) in cooperation with the Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR) of the Department of Agriculture.

The event will convene the agricultural and fisheries IKM community to draft terms of reference of information and knowledge management staff, propose information and knowledge management staffing policies, and validate and finalize a capacity development program on IKM.

Expected to attend are regional managers and information officers/technical staff from the DA-BAR, Regional Integrated Agricultural Research Centers (RIARCs), Regional Fisheries Research and Development Centers (RFRDCs), and the DA bureaus and attached agencies.

They will take off from the outputs of a series of training activities and consultative workshops held last year in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao to arrive at a conceptual definition of and an approach to IKM that could apply to the agriculture and fisheries sector.

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