APA President and Chair of the Local Organizing Committee

Dr. Charles Bucagu, Deputy Director General of Agriculture Research and Technology Transfer


Tel: 0788305182 

Co-Vice Chair

Dr. Kirimi Sindi Country Manager /Value Chain Expert at International PotatoCenter (CIP)
Email: k.sindi@cgiar.org
Tel: +250787113357, +250733113357

Program and Abstract Committee (Chair)

Dr. Damien Shumbusha, Associate Research Fellow at RAB
Tel: +250788459957

Program and Abstract Committee

Dr. Christine Mukantwali, Senior Research Fellow 


Tel: +250788445328 

Field Trip Committee(Chair)

Dr. Rukundo Placide, SeniorResearch Fellow/ RAB 


Tel: +250 786 112423 

Program and Abstract Committee

Dr.  Bigirimana Vincent De Paul,   UR-CAVM-HoD 

Email: bigirimanavp@gmail.com

Tel: +250783147949


Posters and Proceedings (Chair)

Dr. Svetlana Gaidashova, Senior Principal Research Fellow       


Tel: +250781161071 

Posters and Proceedings

Dr. Esperance Munganyinka, Assistant Research Fellow 


Tel: +250788630366 

Posters and Proceedings

Dr. AthanaseNduwumuremyi, Assistant Research Fellow. Head of cassava research and technology transfer program at RAB 

Email: nduwatha@gmail.com

Tel: +250732690741

Communication and Website (Chair)

Mr. Peter Badege, Research Fellow 

Email: badegep@gmail.com 

Tel: +250783434885 

Communication and Website

Ms Batamuriza Gloria, Public Relations and Communication Officer/ RAB 


Tel: +250788402087 

Communication and website

Ms Marie Goretti, Public Relation and communication Officer/ MINAGRI 

Email: nujfr@yahoo.fr 

Tel: +250788673779 

Field Trip Committee

Mr. NdacyayisengaTheophile, AssistantResearch Fellow

Email: theophilo@yahoo.fr

Tel:  +250788613113

Resource Mobilization and Finances within Rwanda (Chair)

Mr. Jean Ndirigwe, Senior Research Fellow 

Email: ndrick3@gmail.com

Tel:  +250732800154/+250788527320

Resource Mobilization and Finances within Rwanda (Chair)

Dr. NdabamenyeTelesphore, Embedded Advisor 

Email: ndabaphore@yahoo.fr 

Tel: +250788442105 

Serikali Silver

Dr. Serikali N. Silver, Research Fellow. Senior Scientist in soil and water management and environmental chemistry expert at RAB.


Tel: +250788410742 

Resource Mobilization and Finances

Mr. Yassin Iyamuremye, Director General of Corporate Services Manager/ MINAGRI 

Email: yiyamuremye1@gmail.com /


Tel: +250788357581

Resource Mobilization and Finances, donors outside of Rwanda

Dr. Jan Low, Principal Scientist, CIP 

Email:  j.low@cgiar.org

Office Phone:  254-20-422-3601;  Cell:  254-705-813707

Skype:  janhigh3

APA Vice- Chair

Agnes Mukayiranga. Crop Research Coordination Specialist at RAB.

Email: agnesmukayiranga@gmail.com

Tel: +250789296716/+250732195843

Logistics Manager

Jamila Makii. Logistics Manager at CIP

Email: j.makii@cgiar.org

Tel: +250785474216/+254722296828