Links for ZOOM sessions

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Time   Tuesday, October 20, 2020
11:30am – 1:00pm A1: Food Security

Session Chair: Aziz Bobojonov

11:30am – 1:00pm B1: COVID-19 impacts

Session Chair: Shavkat Hasanov

11:30am – 1:00pm C1: Food Value Chain

Session Chair: Laura Moritz

 1:00pm – 2:00pm BREAK

Session Chair: Nuriddin Muradullaev

Kongratbay Sharipov – Rector of TSUE, Uzbekistan

Jamshid Hodjaev – Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of   Uzbekistan

Friedrich Wacker – Director General, German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture

Ekaterina Krivonos – CGIAR System Organization

Johan Swinnen – Director General, IFPRI, USA

Thomas Glauben – Director, IAMO, Germany

3:00pm – 4:00pm KEYNOTE SPEECH

Session Chair: Lena Kuhn

The effects of COVID-19 on global trade

Josef Schmidhuber – FAO, USA

4:00pm – 4:30pm BREAK
4:30pm – 6:00pm A2: Organised Session 1

Session Chair: Kamiljon Akramov

Gender, Nutrition and Agricultural Trade in Central Asia

4:30pm – 6:00pm B2: Organised Session 2: Agrifood sector development and climate change

Session Chair: Ihtiyor Bobojonov

4:30pm – 6:00pm C2: Public Policies

Session Chair: Ibragim Ganiev


Time   Wednesday, October 21, 2020
11:30am – 1:00pm A3: Water Resources and Agriculture

Session Chair: Nuriddin Muradullaev

11:30am – 1:00pm B3: SLAM: Digital Technologies

Session Chair: Farhod Ahrorov

11:30am – 1:00pm C3: Education and value chain

Session Chair: Mashkhura Babadjanova

 1:00pm – 2:00pm BREAK

Session Chair: Shavkat Hasanov

Uktam Umurzakov – Rector of Tashkent Institute of Irrigation and Melioration, Uzbekistan

Botirjon Sulaymonov – Rector of Tashkent State Agrarian University, Uzbekistan

Zoir Mirzayev – Governor of Kashkadarya Region, Uzbekistan

Qobul Tursunov – Governor of Navoi Region, Uzbekistan

2:45pm – 3:00pm BREAK
3:00pm – 3:45pm KEYNOTE SPEECH

Session Chair: Ihtiyor Bobojonov

CoronAsia – Asia after Coronavirus

Hyun-Hoon Lee – Kangwon National University, South Korea

3:45pm – 4:30pm KEYNOTE SPEECH

Session Chair: Nodir Djanibekov

Higher education and water resource management

Barbara Janusz-Pawletta Institute of Natural Resources, Kazakh-German University, Kazakhstan

4:30pm – 5:00pm BREAK
5:00pm – 6:30pm A4: Organised session

Session Chair: Nodir Djanibekov

5:00pm – 6:30pm B4: Organised session 4: Educaton and Business Integration in Livestock Sector

Session Chair: Shavkat Hasanov

5:00pm – 6:30pm C4: Digital Technologies

Session Chair: Shavkatjon Kodirov


Time   Thursday, October 22, 2020
10:30am – 11:30am A5 SLAM: Food Security 1

Session Chair: Kamola Muhamedjanova

10:30am – 11:30am B5 SLAM: Agribusiness Enviroment/Digital Technologies

Session Chair: Rukhsora Kholikova

10:30am – 11:30am C5 SLAM: Public Policies

Session Chair: Nilufar Allaberganova

 11:30am – 12:00pm BREAK
12:00pm – 1:00pm A6 SLAM: Education and Research

Session Chair: Farhod Ahrorov

12:00pm – 1:00pm B6: ORGANISED session 3 INCEIF

Session Chair: Mohamed Eskandar Shah Mohd Rasid

Ethical Financing to Agricultural Sector


Benchmarking Islamic Rural Development Finance : Lessons Learnt

Ziyaad Mahomed – Associate Dean/ Director, E-Learning & Executive Education, INCEIF (Malaysia)

The Role of Islamic Social Finance in Providing Financial Access to Agriculture Sector

Irfan Syauqi Beik – Institut Pertanian Bogor University, Bogor Indonesia (Indonesia)

Why the Muslim World Must Transform Agriculture for Good

Sayed Azam-Ali – Chief Executive Officer, Crops for the Future, University of Nottingham (UK)

12:00pm – 1:00pm C6 SLAM: Food Security 2

Session Chair: Sarvarbek Eltazarov

1:00pm – 2:00pm BREAK
2:00pm – 3:00pm KEYNOTE SPEECH

Session Chair: Kamiljon Akramov

Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on food systems in the region and trade within the Eurasian Economic Union

Eugenia Serova HSE Moscow, Russia

3:00pm – 3:30pm BREAK
3:30pm – 5:00pm PANEL DISCUSSION

Science-driven Policymaking for Sustainable and Inclusive Agricultural Development

MODERATOR: Aziza Umarova –, Uzbekistan


Kamiljon Akramov – IFPRI, USA 

Adkham Bekmuradov – Executive Director of the “El-Yurt Umidi” Foundation, Uzbekistan

Adrean Neal – Ministry Advisor of the Ministry of Agriculture of Uzbekistan

Shuhrat Amanov – Head of Strategic Department at the Ministry of Agriculture, Uzbekistan

Eugenia Serova – HSE, Moscow, Russia

Erkinjon Turdimov – Governor of Samarkand region, Uzbekistan

Olim Murtazaev – Director of Samarkand branch of TSUE, Uzbekistan