Techfit Workshop

Draft Agenda





Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
am
09:00 Registration

09:30 Introductions

Introductions and expectations (Peter)

icebreaker: Feed technology uptake is limited by ...

10:00 Opening

Welcome: Dr Malavika Chauhan,CEO, Himmotthan

Aims of the workshop - Alan Duncan (ILRI)

Inauguration of the workshop - Mr. Rajiv Gupta, Principal Secretary and Forest and Rural Development Commissioner, Government of Uttarakhand

Remarks from ILRI: Steve Staal
08:30

Group Assignments

3 groups work with specific scenario's - from the field trips to develop their prototype 'techfit' tool.
06:00

Field Trips

Each group visits 'its' site to test their prototype tool


3 groups: More information on the different field trips.
08:30

Plenary reporting back and tool presentation/sharing

Groups present their tool, the process to develop it, the tradeoffs, the learning, ideas for next steps, and further development
break




am
Setting the scene: The problem

Process Introduction (Peter)

Plenary brainstorming to open up discussion and reflection on the problems underlying this meeting and the development of this tool.

Group work
Field Trips
Synthesis

Alan/Padma to moderate

Evaluate progress and learning and results

Plan next steps
lunch
13:00



pm
14:00 Mapping experiences

Diving deeper to better understand specific 'use cases' - when and where are people asked to select technologies, who by, and how is decision making done at present. What shapes the advice provided?

Interviews with participants [Ranjitha]:

  • Nils Teufel
  • Ben Lukuyu
  • Aichi Kitalyi
  • Yashpal Bisht
  • D. P. Tiwari
Group work
Field Trips
Departures
Break




pm
Perspectives on the Issues

Think pieces from:



Discussion leading into the assignments. The idea of the Techfit tool. What we want it to do; who will use it?

Example of the FEAST approach and results - Arindam

Group formation and process next 2 days
Group work

Initial sharing of draft tools and how the groups got to them

Preparing the field trips
Group work

prototype updating and finalising

prepare presentation for thursday

Put together presentation for reporting back the results of the tool development and the experiences gained during the testing of the tool.
The presentation should include an outline of the tool ("the process") and the testing ("field experiences")