Agenda

 

Conference sessions

3 October 2012

 

19:30 - 20:30   Session 1: Opening ceremony and welcome: rural and regional development perspective from Russia

 

Chair:

  • Rolf Alter, Director, Public Governance & Territorial Development Directorate, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

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4 October 2012

 

8:30 - 10:30   Session 2: Innovation in the context of rural areas

 

Chair:

  • Joaquim Oliveira Martins, Head of Division, Regional Development Policy Division, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD

Keynote speaker:

Speakers:

  • Grigoriy Tulchinsky, Honoured Scientist of RF, Doctor of Philosophy, Professor, Branch of the National Research University- Higher School of Economics, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
  • Dimitris Diakosavvas, Senior Agricultural Policy Analyst, Environment Division, Trade and Agriculture Directorate, OECD
  • 8th Rural Conf Presentation: Betty-Ann Bryce, Administrator, Rural and Regional Programme, Public Governance & Territorial Development Directorate, OECD
  • 8th Rural Conf Presentation: David Smallbone, President, International Council for Small Business (ICSB), Professor, Kingston Business School, United Kingdom

11:15 - 13:15   Session 3: Modernising rural economies: challenges and opportunities

 

Chair:

  •  William Tompson, Senior Counsellor, Regional Development Policy Division, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD

Keynote speaker:

Speakers:


14:45-16:30   Parallel sessions


Modernising rural 1: Strengthening rural markets 

Chair:

  •  William Tompson, Senior Counsellor, Regional Development Policy Division, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD

Keynote speaker:

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Rural innovation 1: Rural innovation systems and processes

 Chair:

  • Joaquim Oliveira Martins, Head of Division, Regional Development Policy Division, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD

Keynote speaker:

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17:00-19:00   Parallel sessions


Modernising rural 2: Skill building in rural areas 

Chair:

  •  William Tompson, Senior Counsellor, Regional Development Policy Division, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD

Keynote speaker:

Speakers:

 

Rural innovation 2: Innovative governance models

 Chair:

  • Joaquim Oliveira Martins, Head of Division, Regional Development Policy Division, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD

Keynote speaker:

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5 October 2012

 

8:30-10:00   Parallel sessions


Modernising rural 3: Balancing diversification and specialisation 

Chair:

  •  William Tompson, Senior Counsellor, Regional Development Policy Division, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD

Keynote speaker:

Speakers:

  • 8th Rural Conf Presentation: Eleni Papadopoulou, Professor, Dept. of Spatial Planning and Development School of Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
  • Raffaele Trapasso, Administrator, Rural and Regional Programme, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD
  • Dr. Ernan Rustiadi, Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, Bogor Agricultural University (IPB), Jl. Meranti, Darmaga Campus, IPB, Indonesia

 

Rural innovation 3: Stimulating rural innovation

 Chair:

  • Joaquim Oliveira Martins, Head of Division, Regional Development Policy Division, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD

Keynote speaker:

Speakers:


11:15 - 13:15   Session 4: Recap and way forward: a framework for action

 

Chair:

  •  Richard Wakeford, Chair, Working Party on Territorial Policy in Rural Areas, OECD

Speakers: