ICT-KM of the CGIAR

Collaborate, Create, Communicate

Author: josienkapma

Fishbowl for sharing group results

On the second and last day of our Maputo workshop we wanted to to hear back from the groups. We used the fishbowl technique: the group listens in as three participants (sitting in the middle of the circle: in the fishbowl) question each other about what was discussed in their groups. Anyone can move to…

Participants speak: Expectations and Evaluations of the Maputo Workshop

On the first day of the workshop participants thought about their expectations for the workshop -and shared them. Nadia captured what people said on post-it notes and slightly grouped them. This was the result. See more pictures here. Expectations Networking New opportunities Meaningful conversations – How to attract investment – Inter-institutionally Needs of all actors…

Chat Show with a few of the institutional players in KM, Education and Learning

Chat show Host: Peter Ballantyne. Guests: Enrica Porcari CGIAR, Krishna Alluri Commonwealth of Learning, Rodger Obubo CTA, Ramani Balasubramanian YPARD, Ralph von Kaufmann FARA. Enrica Porcari (CGIAR): Connections take time. Effective use of technology to connect people beyond and within the CGIAR. We need to celebrate success stories. Adopt new ways and give access. Not…

Question and Answer Session to Lead Speakers (notes)

After the presentations of Steve Song and Prof Adipala at the KM, Education and Learning Workshop in Maputo (see other posts), we had a Q&A session. Herewith the notes. Question: What are the 3 areas of likely greatest impact in terms of advancing knowledge sharing for innovation in agriculture R&D community? E.g. technology gap, organizational…

Ajit Maru explains Knowledge Management in CGIAR (video)

Summary of the 2.41 minute video: In this video Ajit Maru (GFAR) explains his objectives for the Knowledge Management, Education, and Learning (KEL) Workshop in Maputo. He draws a way of looking at CGIAR. The video was shot during the first day of the workshop. Ajit shows CGIAR, its linkages and communication among centres, and…

Reviewing the first morning (video)

Summary of the 1 minute video: In this video Simone Staiger (ICT-KM and lead facilitator) and Peter Ballantyne (Euforic) review the first morning. The video was shot at lunchtime. Simone liked the introductions for the richness and diversity of people. The challenge is to become more concrete in what we want to do together. To…