Theme : Enhancing Farmers’ income through Organic Marketing

Day 2- 19.01.2019
Session III Organic Integrity & Guarantee Systems – For Domestic and Export Markets 10:00AM to 11:30AM
10:00AM – 10:15AM The two systems of Organic Guarantee – Third party Certification (NPOP) and Participatory Guarantee System Chairing and opening remarks – Ms. Neeraja Adidam,   IFS, Jt Secretary, DAC&FW, Govt of India
10:15AM – 10:30AM Key note speaker Mr Tarun Bajaj, General Manager, APEDA
10.30AM – 10.50AM European Regulation on Organic Food Mr. Miguel de Porras, Codirector, FiBL, Brussels
10.50AM – 11.30AM Panel discussion Panel – Mr Tarun Bajaj, General Manager, APEDA; Mr. K Chandra, Director, NCOF, GoI, Mr. Miguel de Porras, Codirector, FiBL, Brussels, MD, KSSOCA, Dr. Srinivas, Executive Director, Centre for Sustainable Development, Bangalore Chamber of Commerce
Session IV Infusing confidence in Organic products in domestic markets 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
11:30AM – 11:50 AM Chairman and Key note Dr S M Acharya, Chairman, Experts Committee on Organics, FSSAI
11:50 AM- 12:10 PM Local marketing of Organic Produces- case study Mr Bablu Ganguly, Timbaktu Organics, Andhra Pradesh
12:10 PM- 12: 20 PM Small-scale farmers  in transition to organic millets farming –  challenges and opportunities Ms. Edith van Walsum
12:20 PM – 01:00PM Panel discussion Dr Khurana, FSSAI, Mr Bala N, CEO, Sresta Natural Products Pvt Ltd, Mr. Rohit Malhotra, Mr. Surya Shastry, Shri. Pankaj Kumar Prasad,MD,NERAMAC, Guwahati,Mr Arvind Mediratta, CEO and MD, Metro Cash and Carry India Pvt Ltd,Mr. Chakib Azizi (Vice President, Bianca International Organic) Canada,
LUNCH 1:00 PM- 1:45 PM
Session V Organic Exports Markets- Panel Discussion 1:45 PM to 03:30PM
Panel Discussion Moderated by Mr. Manoj Kumar Menon, ED, ICCOA
1:45 PM – 02:05PM India Organic – Growth and policy perspectives Ms. Magdalena Diaz, Executive Director, Chile-India Chamber of Commerce, Chile
2:05 PM- 2:25 PM Potential for Organic exports from NER Shri. Pankaj Kumar Prasad,MD,NERAMAC, Guwahati
02:25PM –  03:30 PM Panel discussion Mr. Surya Shastry, Director, Phalada Agro, Bangalore, Mohamed Sohel, Managing Director,  Organic Farms, UAE, Mr. Chakib Azizi (Vice President, Bianca International Organic) Canada, Mr Oswel, Netherland, Md Sohel, UAE, Ms.Amala Menon, Singapore, Mr Dharmesh Patel, MD, Geo Fresh, Delhi (and other exporters from the audience),
Session VI
TIME Advances in Organic Agriculture across the World 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Presentations and Panel Discussion Moderated by Dr Gurbir Singh, FiBL, Switzerland
3:30 PM- 3:45 PM Chairman address/presentation Dr. Gurbir Singh, Scientist, FiBL
3:45PM – 4.00PM Impact of Organic food in Human Health- Case study in Poland Mrs Żaneta Geltz, founder of HAPPY EVOLUTION GLOBAL ASSOCIATION Publisher of health magazines, Poland
4:00 PM- 4:15 PM Advanced techniques of Organic farming of Cashew/ Mango /Sésames/  in the case of Burkina Faso , West Africa Mr Kiendrebeogo Adrien
4:15 PM- 4:30 PM Scientific studies and results from Organic research in Karnataka Dr Devkumar, Dean College of Agriculture, Hassan
Session VII Public Private Partnership for Integrated Agriculture Development 04:30 PM to 06:00PM
Presentations and Panel Discussion Chaired & Moderated by Mr PC Ray I.F.S, Commissioner Watershed Development Department , GoK
4:30 PM-4:45 PM Public Private Partnership for Integrated Agriculture Development (PPPIAD) frame work and initiatives taken in Karantaka Mr Prabhash Chandra Ray I.F.S, Commissioner Watershed Development Department , GoK
04:45PM to 05:00PM Scope for Public Private Partnership in Organics and Millets Mr. Manoj Kumar Menon,  ICCOA
05:00PM to 05:30PM Public Private Partnership for Intergated Horticulture Development (PPPIHD)  expereinces in Karantaka Mr. Y.S Patil Director, Horticulture Department, GoK
05:30PM to 06:00PM Integrated value chain for fresh produce- A success story of Farmfolks in PPPIHD. Mr. Lakhmi Priyan, MD Farmfolks.