EiB Virtual Meeting 2021

Date: 
November 16, 2021 to November 24, 2021

EiB Virtual Meeting 2021:
Inspire » Implement » Impact

Following last year’s EiB Virtual Meeting 2020: Sharing Excellence, CGIAR Excellence in Breeding invites you to VM2021! 

Join EiB and partners as we:

  • FRAME THE FUTURE: Help guide and inspire CGIAR breeding and reform within One CGIAR as we strive to meet six funder requests
  • SHARE SOLUTIONS: Case examples of centralization / modernization successes that can be adapted by others
  • HIGHLIGHT PARTNERS: Sharing successes and impacts, and learning from others

 

To join / view session recordings

Sessions have wrapped up. But you can watch recordings of main event sessions and Stories of Excellence on EiB's YouTube channel

  

Participants

CGIAR breeding leaders, breeders, staff. NARES. Donors. Private sector. Other partners and interested experts.

 

Agenda 

We hoped you joined us for these sessions. See EiB's YouTube channel for recordings

Date and calendar links Agenda

Tues, Nov 16

1 hour (+45 minute Module Open Houses)

Global session: 7:00 CST / 14:00 CET / 16:00 EAT / 21:00 PHT. 

Global Session: Inspiring Implementation

  • Welcome
  • Six requests. EiB within One CGIAR Genetic Innovations: Michael Quinn, Barbara Wells 
  • Module spotlight presentations: EiB module leads
  • Module Open Houses #1: breakout rooms for discussion with module leads (45 mins)
  • PowerPoints (PDF):

Wed, Nov 17

2.5 hour sessions in two time zones (select one)

Asia/AM Africa: 7:00 WAT / 9:00 EAT / 11:30 IST / 14:00 PHT / (00:00 CST).

Americas/PM Africa: 7:00 PST / 9:00 CST / 15:00 GMT / 16:00 WAT / 18:00 EAT. 

Regional Sessions: Driving Implementation

Thurs, Nov 18

1 hour (+45 minute Module Open Houses)

Global session: 7:00 CST / 14:00 CET / 16:00 EAT / 21:00 PHT. 

Global Session: Transforming for Impact

Tues, Nov 23 / Wed, Nov 24 

Session 1: Asia/AM Africa: Tues, Nov 23: 7:00 WAT / 9:00 EAT / 11:30 IST / 14:00 PHT / (00:00 CST).

 

Session 2: Americas/PM Africa: Wed, Nov 24: 7:00 PST / 9:00 CST / 15:00 GMT / 16:00 WAT / 18:00 EAT.

 

Watch the videos: on EiB's Story of Excellence YouTube playlist

Webinars: Stories of Excellence from breeding partners

Presentations/discussion from CGIAR/NARES and other breeding partners on breeding innovations, program achievements and results - selected from top vote getters. 

Session 1: Asia/AM Africa:

  • Scalable management system for market-oriented variety development in Cassava - IITA
  • Costing of Breeding programs: Results and Perspectives from African NARES
  • 7 Habits for a Highly Effective Breeding Program – IRRI’s Continuous Improvement Approach
  • + Q&A

Session 2: Americas/PM Africa: 

  • Modernizing CIP’s potato breeding program
  • Genetic Gains Analysis: Current baseline from African NARES programs 
  • Putting gender and social inclusion at the heart of plant breeding
  • + Q&A

 

Get involved:

Thanks to those who submitted Story of Excellence ideas. Voting is closed. See EiB's YouTube channel for Story of Excellence recordings.

 

For updates:

Please check back here for agenda and joining info. Also follow:

 If you are having trouble with the calendar links above or you have questions or suggestions, please contact: a.hunt (a) cgiar.org

 

Thank you to partners and supporters:

 

Short description: 
Following last year’s EiB Virtual Meeting 2020: Sharing Excellence, CGIAR Excellence in Breeding invites you to: Inspire » Implement » Impact: EiB Virtual Meeting 2021