September 23 and 24I took part in the organization of the second expert consultation on Information Systems in Agricultural Science and Technology was hold in Rome at FAO HQ.
A very interesting part of the conference were country reports from (among others) Egypt, Peru, Madagascar and Thailand.
The photo shows Aree Thunkijjanuki from the Thai AGRIS centre, who showed the impressive steps that the centre had made in managing agricultural knowledge for Thailand. Aree participated also in the 8th Agricultural Ontology Service workshop.
Reports and Results from the workshop will be published at http://www.fao.org/kce/consultations/iisast.html.