13:30 – 14:30Introduction of FAW Regional WebinarsModerator:  Kris Wyckhuys
  • Short Opening Statements (5 mins., total)
Yubak Dhoj GC/FAO, Marut Jatiket/ Thai Education Foundation
 Kris Wyckhuys, Chrysalis
 Buyung Hadi/ FAO-HQ
 Jean Rwaburindi/ FAO-HQ
 Alison Watson/ Grow Asia
14:30 – 15:30Status and Innovations in FAW IPM and Biological Control in Asia:  Development of IPM strategy and use of Bio Control for FAWModerator:  Kris Wyckhuys
 Ms. Wilma Cuaterno, BPI Crop Protection, John Paul D. Maminta,  CPMD-Bureau of Plant Industry, Ivan James S. Pintokasan, Regulatory Division,DA-RFO 12
 N. Bakthavatsalam, ICAR –
Bangalore National Bureau of Agric. Insect Resources
 Wang Zhenying, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
15:30 – 15:45Summary of the Grow Asia/CABI Webinar series on FAW biological controlAllison Watson/ Grow Asia, Malvika Chaudhary/ CABI
15:45 – 16:00Q&A and ways forward 
13.30 – 13.45Recap and Session Introduction: Getting strategies out in the field and Used by FarmersModerator: Jan Willem Ketelaar
13:45 -15:00Experiences from selected Asian countries on field implementation of national FAW-IPM/Bio control R&D and Training programmes 
 Kris Wyckhuys, Chrysalis
 Thailand: by Woranad  Khokyen, Siros, Suwanmanee, Sunisa Pewrumpai, DoAE-Thailand
 Laos: Dr. Pheophanh (NAFRI)
 Bangladesh: Timothy Joseph KRUPNIK
  • Q&A (15 minutes)
15:00 – 16:15

Panel Discussion: Getting the FAW Management strategies out to the field

With discussion focused on the following themes/questions:

Moderator: Marjon Fredrix
  • Training in times of COVID: online and field-based learning in FFS. Experiences, challenges, finding the right kind of mix
  • What do farmers need to manage FAW? Differences between place of maize in farming system: commercial (contract) growing of maize, maize for food production? Implications for training strategies?
  • Gaps related to making biocontrol work for farmers? This could include issues of availability, access, reliability, efficacy, costs, etc)

Panel members:

Pheareak Chinh, Cambodia, Wilma Cuaterno, Philippines,

Kris Wyckhuys, Vietnam and Andrew Bartlett from Laos.

16:15 – 16:30Session Conclusion/Wrap Up and getting ready for 3rd and final webinar session #3Jan William Ketelaar
13:30 – 15:00Training strategies and activities (incl. TOT and FFS), curricula and support learning materials for ecological FAW managementModerator: Dada Abubakar
  • Introduction to session (10 mins.)
 Anne Sophie Poisot, FAO
 Paul Van Mele, Access Agriculture
  • Break out group discussions: Training strategies and activities, curricula and support learning materials for ecological FAW management (15 mins.)
  • Plenary: Report out on outputs of group discussions (15 mins.)
  • Introduction to available guidance and FFS materials on FAW at global and regional levels and exploring what more is needed (5 mins.) + VN materials
  • Summary (5 mins.)
15:00 – 16:30Moving forward 
 Moderator:  Anne Sophie Poisot