APAARI Organized and Co-Organized events from 1990 – till date:

  1. First General Assembly of the Asia-Pacific Association of the Agricultural Research Institutions (APAARI), Bangkok, Thailand, 11-14 December 1990, FAO
  2. The Second Meeting of the General Assembly of the Asia-Pacific Association of Agricultural Research Institutions (APAARI), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 17 December 1992
  3. Third General Assembly of the Asia-Pacific Association of Agricultural Research Institutions and Expert Consultation on NARS Vision towards future challenges and opportunities for Sustained and Enhanced Productivity and Food Security in the Asia-Pacific Region at PCAARRD, Los Banos, Philippines, 22-25 November 1994
  4. NARS-CGIAR Partnership for Agricultural Research and Development, February 1-2, 1996, New Delhi, India
  5. Expert Consultation on Research Priority Setting by NARS in the Asia-Pacific Region and Fourth General Assembly of APAARI, New Delhi, November 25-26, 1996
  6. Asia-Pacific Regional Consultation on Plant Genetic Resources, 27-29 November 1996, IARI, New Delhi
  7. The Fourth Executive Committee Meeting and Expert consultation on Management and Strengthening of Research Networks in the APR, Tehran, Iran, October 19-21, 1997
  8. The Fifth General Assembly of APAARI and Expert Consultation on Research Management Mechanisms of NARS, Suwon, Republic of Korea, 13-15 October 1998
  9. Expert Consultation to Develop APAARI Vision 2025 and Fifth Executive Committee Meeting of APAARI, Bangkok, Thailand, 29 November – 1 December 1999
  10. Expert Consultation on the Development of an Asia-Pacific Agricultural Research Information System (APARIS), Chiang Rai, Thailand, 6-7 November 2000
  11. The Sixth General Assembly of APAARI and Expert Consultation on Strategies for Implementing APAARI Vision 2025: Agricultural Research for Development in the Asia-Pacific Region, Chiang Rai, Thailand, 8-10 November 2000
  12. Expert Consultation on Regional Priority Setting for Agricultural Research for Development in the Asia- Pacific Region and Sixth Executive Committee Meeting of APAARI, Bangkok, Thailand, 12-14 November 2001
  13. FAO-APAARI Expert Consultation on the Status of Biotechnology in Agriculture in Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, 21-23 March 2002
  14. ICT Expert Consultation on the Development of Second Phase of APARIS, Bangkok, Thailand, 24-25 October 2002
  15. The Seventh General Assembly of APAARI and Expert Consultation on Strengthening of Research Partnerships through Networks and Consortia, Penang, Malaysia, 2-4 December 2002
  16. Brainstorming Session on ‘Enabling Regulatory Framework and Procedures for Promoting Agricultural Biotechnology in the Philippines, Los Baños, Philippines, 19 November 2003
  17. Expert Consultation on Strengthening Regional Agricultural Information System, Role of ICT in ARD, Session on the Status of Regional Research Networks, Special Session on Establishment of Asia-Pacific Consortium on Agricultural Biotechnology (APCoAB), Bangkok, Thailand, 1-4 December 2003
  18. Training Workshop on Capacity Building for Developing National Agricultural Information Systems (NAIS), Bangkok, Thailand 3-12 August 2004
  19. Research Needs Assessment and Agricultural Research Priorities for South and West Asia, Hyderabad, India, 7-8 October 2004
  20. Expert Consultation on Post-Harvest Technologies for Ensuring Food Security and Value Addition for Enhanced Income and Eight General Assembly Meeting of APAARI, Bangkok, Thailand, 1-3 December 2004
  21. Brainstorming Session on Public-Private Partnership in Agricultural Biotechnology, New Delhi March 14, 2005
  22. Research Needs Assessment in South-East Asia, Los Baños, Laguna,Philippines, 27-28 October 2005
  23. High Level Policy Dialogue on Biotechnology for Food Security and Poverty Alleviation: Opportunities and Challenges, Bangkok, Thailand, 7-9 November 2005
  24. Roundtable Meeting on the Implementation of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA), Bangkok, Thailand, 10 November 2005
  25. Asian Contact Group on SMTA meeting, Bangkok, Thailand, 5-6 April 2006
  26. Asia-Pacific Global Partnership Program on Linking Farmers to Markets, Bangkok, Thailand, 6-7 June 2006
  27. Workshop on Advocacy and Inter-regional Cooperation for Information & Communication Technologies/Management in Agricultural Research for Development Organized by Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) – Extension, Bangkok, Thailand 3-4 July 2006
  28. Workshop on ‘Biosafety Regulations for Transgenic Crops and the Need for Harmonizing them in the Asia-Pacific Region, Patancheru, India, 31 July 2006 – 2 August 2006
  29. Workshop on Regional Synthesis of Research Needs, Bangkok, Thailand, 18-19 August 2006
  30. Expert Consultation on Agricultural Innovations: Linking Farmers to Markets, New Delhi, India, 6- 7 November 2006
  31. Ninth General Assembly Meeting (GAM), New Delhi, India 7 November 2006
  32. National Dialogue on Farmer-led Innovations towards Plant Variety Improvement and Conservation: Protecting Farmers’ Rights, New Delhi, India, 12-13 November 2006
  33. Brainstorming Session on Models of Public-Private Partnership, New Delhi, India, 7 April 2007
  34. Expert Consultation on Biofuels, Los Banos, Philippines, 27-29 August 2007
  35. Sensitization and Awareness Building Workshop on Information and Communication Technologies and Management (ICT/ICM), Manila, Philippines, Manila, Philippines, 30 August 2007
  36. Expert Consultation to Review Progress of Agricultural Research Networks and Consortia in Asia- Pacific, Hyderabad, India, 8-9 October 2007
  37. Technical Workshop on Development and De-centralized Management of ARD Information Resources, Bangkok, Thailand, 19-20 April 2008
  38. Asia-Pacific Regional Workshop on Agricultural Research for Development, Bangkok, Thailand, 17-18 April 2008
  39. Expert Consultation on Agricultural Biotechnology for Promoting Food Security in Developing Countries, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 20-22 August 2008
  40. Tenth General Assembly Meeting (GAM), International Congress Center, Tsukuba, Japan, 20 October 2008
  41. Symposium on Global Climate Change: Imperatives for Agricultural Research in Asia-Pacific, Tsukuba, Japan, 21-22 October 2008
  42. Regional Consultation on Crops for the Future: Towards Food, Nutritional, Economic and Environmental Security in the Pacific, Nadi, Fiji Islands, 21-22 September 2009
  43. Expert Consultation on Biopesticides and Biofertilizers, Taichung, Chinese Taipei, 27-29 October 2009
  44. Expert Consultation on Agricultural Research for Development in Asia and the Pacific – the Way Ahead, Bangkok, Thailand, 30-31 October 2009
  45. International Consultation on Agricultural Research for Development and Innovation: Addressing Emerging Challenges and Exploiting Opportunities through Information and Communication Technologies, Andra Pradesh, India, 7-11 December 2009
  46. Workshop on ICT/ICM for National Agricultural Research Information Systems in the Asia-Pacific Region, AIT, Bangkok, Thailand, 14-16 September 2010
  47. AgriDrupal Technical Workshop, AIT, Bangkok, Thailand, 16-17 September 2010
  48. Eleventh General Assembly Meeting (GAM), ITCC, Rural Development Administration, Suwon, Republic of Korea, 12 October 2010
  49. International Symposium on Sustainable Agricultural Development and Use of Agrobiodiversity in the Asia-Pacific Region, Suwon, Republic of Korea, 13-15 October 2010
  50. Expert Consultation Meeting on Post-harvest and Value Addition of Horticultural Produce, Kuala Lumpur, 29 November – 2 December 2010
  51. Regional Consultation Workshop on Supporting Southern-European Alliances/ Platforms on ARD, Bangkok, Thailand, 16-17 March 2011
  52. Workshop on Coherence in Information for Agricultural Research for Development (CIARD) and Strengthening RAIS in the SAARC Countries, SAARC Agriculture Centre, Dkhaka, Bangladesh, 10-12 May 2011
  53. Stakeholders’ Interface on GM Food Crops, New Delhi, India, 19 May 2011
  54. Workshop on Rapid Bioassay for Pesticide Residues (RBPR) on Fruits and Vegetables for Market Inspection and Farm Education, Taiwan Agriculture Research Institute, Taichung, Chinese Taipei, 27 June-1 July 2011
  55. Fifth World Congress on Conservation Agriculture, Brisbane, Australia, 26-29 September 2011
  56. Workshop on Information and Communication Management for Agricultural Innovation in Southeast Asia, AIT, Bangkok, Thailand, 27-29 September 2011
  57. Expert Consultation on Agricultural Biotechnology, Biosafety and Biosecurity, Taichung, Chinese Taipei, 27-28 October 2011
  58. Regional Dialogue on Conservation Agriculture, New Delhi, India, 1-2 November 2011
  59. Regional Workshop for Implementation of Suwon Agrobiodiversity, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 4-6 November 2011
  60. International Conference on Innovative Approaches for Agricultural Knowledge Management: Global Extension Experiences, New Delhi, India, 9-12 November 2011
  61. Special Session on Openness in Agricultural Information and Knowledge Sharing, New Delhi, India, 10 November 2011
  62. Workshop on Moving Beyond Strategy to Improve Information and Knowledge Management for Agricultural Development in the Pacific Islands Countries and Territories, Nadi, Fiji Islands, 21-24 November 2011
  63. Workshop on Agricultural R&D in the Asia-Pacific Region: The Need to Monitor Investments, Capacities and Institutional Changes, Bangkok, Thailand, 16-17 February 2012
  64. First Global Conference on Women in Agriculture (GCWA), New Delhi, India, 13-15 March 2012
  65. Workshop on Climate-Smart Agriculture in Asia: Research and Development Priorities, Bangkok, Thailand, 11-12 April 2012
  66. Regional Consultation on Improving Wheat Productivity in Asia, Bangkok, Thailand, 26-27 April 2012
  67. Global Workshop on Genetically Engineered Crops to Meet Future Challenges, Bhubaneswar, India, 28- 31 May, 2012
  68. Policy Dialogue on Prioritizing Demand-driven Agricultural Research in Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 23 June, 2012
  69. Policy Dialogue on Prioritizing Demand-driven Agricultural Research for Development in India, NASC Complex, New Delhi 2 July, 2012
  70. Policy Dialogue on Prioritizing Demand-driven Agricultural Research for Development in Nepal, Kathmandu, Nepal, 26 July,
  71. Regional Consultation on Agricultural Research for Development, Bangkok, Thailand, 10-11 September 2012
  72. Stakeholders’ Interface on Genetically Modified Crops, Manila, Philippines, 27 September 2012
  73. Expert Consultation on Managing Trans-Boundary Diseases of Agricultural Importance, New Delhi, India, 10-12 October 2012
  74. Twelfth General Assembly Meeting (GAM) NASC Complex, Pusa Campus, New Delhi, India, 12 October 2012
  75. International Symposium on Epidemiology and Management of Citrus Huanglongbin Disease, Chinese Taipei, Taipei, 5-10 November, 2012
  76. Regional Consultation on “Collective Actions for Opening Access to Agricultural Information and Knowledge in the Asia-Pacific Region”, Thimpu, Bhutan, 13-15 December 2012
  77. Global Consultation on Use and Management of Agrobiodiversity for Sustainable Food Security, New Delhi, India, 12-14 February 2013
  78. National Workshop on Foresight and Future Pathways of Agricultural Research Through Involvement of Youth in India, New Delhi, India, 1-2 March 2013
  79. Stakeholder’s Dialogue on Biosafety Regulations on the Asia-Pacific Region, Bangkok, Thailand, 16-17 April 2013
  80. Asian Food and Agribusiness Conference 2013: Biotechnology and Global Competitiveness, Taipei, Chinese Taipei, 15-18 July 2013
  81. Training Workshop on Open Access Publishing Using Open Journal Systems, TOT Nonthaburi, Thailand, 26-30 August 2013
  82. National Workshop on Outscaling Farm Innovation, New Delhi, India, 3-5 September 2013
  83. Asia-Pacific Symposium on Molecular Breeding, Tainan, Chinese Taipei, 1-3 October 2013
  84. NARS-CGIAR Interactive Session for Strengthening Partnership in South Asia, Islamabad, Pakistan, 22 October 2013
  85. Regional Workshop on Youth and Agriculture: Challenges and Opportunities in Asia-Pacific Region, Islamabad, Pakistan, 23-24 October 2013
  86. Expert Consultation on Promotion of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants in the Asia-Pacific Region, Bangkok, Thailand, 2-3 December 2013
  87. Expert Consultation on Strengthening Linkages between Research and Extension to Promote Food and Nutrition Security, Bangkok, Thailand, 11-12 December 2013
  88. International Training Course on In Vitro and Cryopreservation Techniques for Conservation of Plant Genetic Resources, New Delhi, 17-28 February, 2014
  89. Expert Consultation on Assuring Food Safety in Asia-Pacific, JIRCAS, Tsukuba, 4-5 August, 2014
  90. Training on Analytical Techniques in Nutrition, Food Safety and Biosafety, ICRISAT, Patancheru, India, 1-14 September, 2014
  91. 12th Asian Maize Conference and Expert Consultation on Maize for Food, Feed, Nutrition and Environmental Security, Bangkok, Thailand, 30 October – 1 November 2014
  92. APAARI 13th General Assembly Meeting, Bangkok, Thailand, 1 November 2014
  93. 2014 International Conference on Avian Influenza Prevention and Control, Animal Health Research Institute, New Taipei City, Chinese Taipei, 18-19 November 2014
  94. Capacity Development Workshop on Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Towards Measuring Impacts, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 3-7 August 2015
  95. Multi-Country Observational Study Mission on Revitalizing Rural Economies for More Inclusive Development, Chinese Taipei, 14 -18 September 2015
  96. Development of Communication Strategies for Adoption of Agri-Biotechnology in the Asia-Pacific Region, Chiang Rai, Thailand, 28-29 September 2015
  97. Regional Consultation on Agroforestry: The Way Forward, NASC Complex, New Delhi, India, 8-10 October 2015
  98. International Conference on Prevention and Control of Avian Influenza, Chinese Taipei, 21-22 October 2015
  99. High Level Policy Dialogue on Investment in Agricultural Research for Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand, 8-9 December 2015
  100. The Training Program on Technological Intervention and Best Practices for Rice and Vegetable Production in Thailand, Mahanakorn University of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand, 31 March – 6 April 2016.
  101. Inception Meeting on APAARI Strategic Planning, Bangkok, Thailand, 21-22 March 2016
  102. Expert Consultation on Best Practices in Agri-food Innovations in Asia and the Pacific, Taichung City, Taiwan, 1-3 November 2016
  103. APAARI 14th General Assembly Meeting, Taichung, Taiwan, 3 November 2016
  104. 1st Master Class in Agricultural Research Leadership and Management Training at WorldFish Centre, Penang, Malaysia, 6-12 November 2016
  105. Workshop on e-Business Modelling for Women Entrepreneurs, Taipei, Taiwan, 19-23 June 2017
  106. 2nd Master Class in Agricultural Research Leadership and Management in Penang, Malaysia, 29 October to 04th November 2017
  107. Regional Expert Consultation on Underutilized Crops for Food and Nutritional Security in Asia and Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand, 13-15 November 2017, Bangkok, Thailand
  108. Webinar with Universities on Capacity Development for Agricultural Innovation Systems (CDAIS) – Bringing System-wide Change in Asia-Pacific with TAP, GCHERA, FAO-Bangladesh:
  109. ASTI Implementation and Training Workshop for Southeast Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand, 12-14 December 2017
  110. International Conference on Social and Sustainability Science in ASEAN (Co-organized with Chulalongkorn University), Bangkok, Thailand, 23-25 January 2018
  111. The CryoSymp 2018 (Co-organized with Mahidol University), Bangkok, Thailand, 26-28 March 2018
  112. Regional Expert Consultation on Agricultural Biotechnology – Scoping Partnership to Improve Livelihoods of Farmers in Asia-Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand, 29-31 May 2018
  113. Regional Training on the use of Drones, Satellite Imagery and GIS for Agriculture in the Asia Pacific (Co-Organized with FAO-RAP), AIT, Bangkok, Thailand, 4-8 June 2018
  114. Analytical Research Agenda Workshop (Co-organized with International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) in collaboration with the Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development (IAARD)) in Bogor, Indonesia, 9-10 July 2018
  115. APAARI-ICARDA-DOA, Thailand, Mung Bean Field Study (Chai Nat, Saraburi, Lopburi, Phitsanulok) Thailand, 25-31 August 2018
  116. Motivating and Attracting Youth in Agriculture, New Delhi, India, 30-31 August 2018
  117. 6th Annual South Asia Biosafety Conference (SABC) with ILSI Research Foundation, USA; BCIL; APAARI/APCoAB at Dhaka, Bangladesh, 15-17 September 2018
  118. Regional Workshop on Knowledge Management for More Effective Agricultural Innovation Systems, Lao PDR, 18-19 October 2018
  119. Seminar on the ASTI project at MAF, Fiji, 29-31 October 2018
  120. 3rd Master Class in Agricultural Research Leadership and Management at Penang, 11-16 November 2018
  121. E-Agriculture Solutions Forum 2018 with FAO and ITU at Beijing, China, 15-17 November 2018
  122. Regional Conference of Diverse Experts on Soil and Plant Health in Asia-Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand, 21-23 November 2018
  123. Sustainable Food Digital Agriculture Innovation Management Seminar with IAAS and SMU at Singapore, 27 November 2018
  124. Two Day IITB-APAARI-NABARD Workshop on ‘Food Systems and Nutrition Security’ at IITB, Mumbai, India,7 December 2018
  125. Webinar with Universities on Capacity Development for Agricultural Innovation Systems (CDAIS) with TAP and GCHERA, 30 November 2018 – Online
  126. International Seminar on Conservation and Prospecting of Bioresources in Asia-Pacific Region with COA at Taipei, Taiwan, 18-20 December 2018
  127. APAARI 15th General Assembly Meeting, Taipei, Taiwan, 21 December 2018
  128. Training on Transformation of Agricultural Education through Knowledge Management and Capacity Development for More Effective Agricultural Innovation System (AIS), Coimbatore, India, 23-25 January 2019
  129. Regional Workshop on Underutilized Animal Genetic Resources and their Amelioration, Selangor, Malaysia, 4-6 March 2019