Videos

One CGIAR (EiB Virtual Annual Meeting 2020)

Webinar recording | 11/11/2020

CGIAR breeding programs are embarking on an important transition to a more integrated global breeding network that supports farmers to meet the challenges of this century. In this address to the EiB Virtual Annual Meeting 2020, Michael Quinn describes how EiB will support this transition.

Partner perspectives (EiB Virtual Meeting 2020)

Webinar recording | 11/11/2020

In the closing plenary of the Virtual Meeting 2020, Joyce Malinga (KALRO), Hugo Campos (CIP), Nora Lapitan (USAID) and Gary Atlin (Gates Foundation) provide their thoughts as key stakeholders in EiB and the modernization of CGIAR-NARS breeding networks.

Optimization of the KALRO Highland Maize Program (Story of Excellence)

Webinar recording | 11/11/2020

In this Story of Excellence, presented at the EiB Virtual Meeting 2020, Dickson Ligeyo discusses improvements in demand-driven breeding, costing, data management, genetic gains assessment and digitization.

Shared services (EiB Virtual Meeting 2020)

Webinar recording | 10/11/2020

In this video, EiB's Gustavo Teixeira, Liz Jones and Eduardo Covarrubias describe plans for shared services to level up and streamline breeding activities across CGIAR and national agricultural research systems.

Nextgen cassava: Actionable breeding targets that meet diversity and demand

Webinar recording | 10/11/2020

Customer profiles are the missing piece needed to guide the development of improved varieties for different markets. In this Story of Excellence, Hale Ann Tufan (Cornell University) discusses the achievements and challenges to collect, combine and put into action new sources of information about smallholder farmers in collaboration with NextGen Cassava, the Gender in Breeding Initiative and EiB.

Bioinformatics and data management breakout session, Day 1 (EiB Virtual Meeting 2020)

Webinar recording | 9/11/2020

An update and discussion from EiB's bioinformatics/data module lead Young Wha Lee, and an overview of services offered.

Genotyping / sequencing tools and services breakout session, Day 1 (EiB Virtual Meeting 2020)

Webinar recording | 9/11/2020

Here's an overview of genotyping tools and services from EiB's Eng Hwa Ng and Ana Oliveira, plus Q&A with breeding partners and experts.

Product design and management breakout session, Day 1. (EiB Virtual Meeting 2020)

Webinar recording | 9/11/2020

Breakout Session of Sharing Excellence: EiB Virtual Meeting 2020. Join Peter Coaldrake, interim lead of the product design and management module for an overview of EiB initiatives to improve the targeting and development of more impactful crop varieties.

Breeding scheme optimization breakout session, Day 1 (EiB Virtual Meeting 2020)

Webinar recording | 9/11/2020

Breeding scheme optimization module lead Eduardo Covarrubias and team update on progress, and services offered. Followed by Q&A.

Opening Plenary (Americas) EiB Virtual Meeting 2020

Webinar recording | 9/11/2020

Second opening plenary of Sharing Excellence: EiB Virtual Meeting 2020. Watch Deputy Platform Director Jan Debaene for a program overview, reflection on our breeding program improvement mandate, and discussion.