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  Tradeoff Analysis Program / Kenya Agricultural Research Institute 

East Africa Tradeoff Analysis Workshop
ILRI, Nairobi, Kenya
September 6-10, 2004

PROGRAM

Day 1: Monday, September 6, 2004

Tradeoff overview

8:30-9:30

Opening session

9:30-10:00

Introduction of participants, workshop goals

10:00-10:30

Coffee

10:30-11:15

TOA conceptual framework (presentation)

11:15-12:15

Illustrative results from other case studies (presentation)

12:30-13:30

Lunch

13:30-15:00

Machakos tradeoffs - scenarios (breakout groups)

15:00-15:30

Coffee

15:30-16:00

Reports from breakout groups

16:00-17:00

Machakos scenarios and results

Details can be found in the on-line course Section 1

Day 2: Tuesday, September 7, 2004

The Tradeoff Analysis software

8:30-9:30

The conceptual framework of agricultural systems (presentation)

9:30-10:00

Breakout groups

10:00-10:30

Coffee

10:30-11:15

Reports from breakout groups

11:15-12:15

Demonstration of the tradeoff analysis software

12:30-13:30

Lunch

13:30-17:00

On-line introductory course

Details can be found in the on-line course Section 2-8

Day 3: Wednesday, September  8, 2004

Disciplinary data and models  

8:30-17:00

Two disciplinary groups are set up and hold separate sessions on items below: 

Biophysical group (introductory powerpoint)

  GIS tools for data analysis

  DSSAT crop model

  Nutmon toolbox

  Analysis of spatial variance

Economics group

Designing and Implementing econometric-process simulation    models

  Using the econometric-process simulation models with the      TOA software

Details can be found in the on-line course Section 9

Day 4: Thursday, September  9, 2004

Disciplinary data and models Continued

8:30-12:30

Disciplinary group meetings continue

Applying the TOA approach and models for Machakos

14:00-14:15

Introduction to the scenarios

14:15-16:00

Running Machakos scenarios (individuals and/or groups)

16:00-17:00

General discussion

Details can be found in the on-line course Section 10

Day 5: Friday, September, 2004

Design Of Applications

8:30-12:30

Breakout groups for application development

12:30-13:30

Lunch

14:30-15:00

Group reports on applications

15:00-16:00

Workshop evaluation and closing ceremony

Details can be found in the on-line course Section 11-12

   

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