Exploring the CGIAR digital strategy - 2020 Convention session

Exploring the CGIAR digital strategy – 2020 Convention session

The CGIAR has an emergent focus on digital and the role that it plays in research and agriculture. This session showcases findings from focus groups and looks at the trends in digital ag and strategy. We arejoined by regional experts…

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Digital dynamism & the data - 2020 Convention session

Digital dynamism & the data – 2020 Convention session

There is a pressing need for transparency and accountability in food systems – ensuring that they are sustainable for our planet and population. How do we operationalize sustainability aims and existing data to create trusted, timely, actionable and credible information…

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Big data to scale: A reality check - 2020 Convention session

Big data to scale: A reality check – 2020 Convention session

Approaches to scaling have evolved from a focus on “just more” to a focus on sustainable systems change at scale. This has implications on the way projects are designed, implemented and monitored. In this session, David Guerena and Marshall Burke…

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CGIAR's management of data assets - 2020 Convention session

CGIAR’s management of data assets – 2020 Convention session

Managing data assets to industry standards is critical for digital dynamism and adaptive food systems. Strong policies, strategies, and assessments to help improve the ability of institutions to comply with standards are part of the foundation to enable this. In…

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Generalized Planetary Remote Sensing  - 2020 Convention session

Generalized Planetary Remote Sensing – 2020 Convention session

Numerous global challenges require a globally comprehensive observation of many variables simultaneously. Combining satellite imagery with machine learning presents an opportunity for assembling such observations. Current solutions require custom systems, extensive expert knowledge, access to imagery, and major computational resources…

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Next steps in socio-economic data interoperability - 2020 Convention session

Next steps in socio-economic data interoperability – 2020 Convention session

Speaker: -Gideon Kruseman: CIMMYT, Foresight and Ex-Ante Research Leader

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Connecting ontologies and thesauri for Agrifood data annotation - 2020 Convention session

Connecting ontologies and thesauri for Agrifood data annotation – 2020 Convention session

This session broaches the topic of linking ontologies and thesauri to support the annotation of both data and publications. AGROVOC is a popular multi-lingual thesaurus with a wide coverage, mainly used in metadata of publications stored in repositories and databases…

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CGIAR Data Science Showcase Part 3 - 2020 Convention session

CGIAR Data Science Showcase Part 3 – 2020 Convention session

This plenary showcases agricultural data science applications from CGIAR researchers and discuss how best their work can be supported by the Platform and partners. Speakers: -Jawoo Koo: Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI, CoP: Geospatial Data, CGIAR Platform for Big Data in…

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CGIAR Data Science Showcase Part 2 - 2020 Convention session

CGIAR Data Science Showcase Part 2 – 2020 Convention session

This plenary showcases agricultural data science applications from CGIAR researchers and discuss how best their work can be supported by the Platform and partners. Speakers: -Jawoo Koo: Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI, CoP: Geospatial Data, CGIAR Platform for Big Data in…

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CGIAR Data Science Showcase Part 1 - 2020 Convention session

CGIAR Data Science Showcase Part 1 – 2020 Convention session

This plenary showcases agricultural data science applications from CGIAR researchers and discuss how best their work can be supported by the Platform and partners. Speakers: -Jawoo Koo: Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI, CoP: Geospatial Data, CGIAR Platform for Big Data in…

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