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Due to the advisory issued by Govt. of India with regard to avoiding mass gatherings in the wake of COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus disease, the APO Alumni Discussion Meet on 27th March, 2020 stands postponed. The revised date and time shall be communicated later.

International Services

NPC is the Nodal Agency in charge of organizing Indian participation in the training programmes, workshops and seminars offered by APO in Member Countries on different subjects related to productivity. NPC also hosts APO programmes in India every year for participants of Member Countries.

To apply for the training programme (Please download the following PDF).

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S.No. Title Of Programme Venue Start Date End Date NPC Closing Date Target Participant Program Details
1 Workshop on Customer Management Experience Using Data Analytics
22-CP-16-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 20 April 2022 (three days) 22 April 2022 (three days) 1 April 2022 Managers and specialists in SMEs and professionals and associate consultants from National Productivity Organizations involved in customer experience management, data analytics, and digital marketing
2 Workshop on Women\\'s Entrepreneurship in the Digital Economy
22-CL-04-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 11 May 2022 (three days) 13 May 2022 (three days) 15 April 2022 Government officials involved in women’s labor force participation, SME and startup development, and digital innovation policies; entrepreneurs and business executives with experience in digital innovation; and academics and representatives of associations promoting gender inclusion and women’s leadership
MULTICOUNTRY PROJECTS
S.No. Title Of Programme Venue Start Date End Date NPC Closing Date Target Participant Program Details
1 Workshop on Enhancing Employee Productivity in the Digital Workplace
22-CP-14-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 23 February 2022 (three days) 25 February 2022 (three days) 28 January 2022 Policymakers and government officials, consultants or trainers from National Productivity Organizations, and representatives of industrial associations or enterprises working on government policy for human resources development, productivity enhancement initiatives, and human resources management
2 Development of APO-certified Productivity Specialists
22-CP-43-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 7 March 2022 (five days) 11 March 2022 (five days) 25 February 2022 Professional staff or associate consultants of National Productivity Organizations; and productivity practitioners, SME managers, or executives involved in productivity enhancement at firm or organizational level by conducting training, consultancy, research, or promotional activities
3 Workshop on the Internet of Things in Agriculture and Food Supply Chain Management
22-CP-07-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 9 March 2022 (three days) 11 March 2022 (three days) 28 February 2022 Senior government officials, policymakers, executives of agrifood SMEs and associations, senior academics, and consultants in charge of developing and implementing Internet of Things and blockchain systems for agriculture and food supply chains
4 Workshop on Decentralized Governance and Public Accountability
22-IP-20-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 23 March 2022 (three days) 25 March 2022 (three days) 11 March 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of government enterprises, and staff of public organizations involved in work on decentralized governance or improving administrative processes, public management, and/or bureaucratic systems
5 Workshop on Talent Development for the Future of Work
22-CP-32-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 29 March 2022 (three days) 31 March 2022 (three days) 18 March 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of government enterprises, staff of public organizations, and senior members of industry bodies and unions working on labor and employment, human resources development, higher education policy, workforce recruitment and skilling, and other areas related to preparing for the future of work
6 Workshop on Innovative Public–private Partnership Models for Improving the Sustainability of Food Supply Chains
22-IP-09-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 26 April 2022 (three days) 28 April 2022 (three days) 3 April 2022 Policymakers and planners, agricultural professionals, scientists, academics, and agribusiness industry leaders in charge of formulating and implementing policies and programs for agriculture and agrifood business development
7 Workshop on Customer Management Experience Using Data Analytics
22-CP-16-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 20 April 2022 (three days) 22 April 2022 (three days) 1 April 2022 Managers and specialists in SMEs and professionals and associate consultants from National Productivity Organizations involved in customer experience management, data analytics, and digital marketing
8 Workshop on Foresight for SMEs
22-CL-17-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 20 April 2022 (three days) 22 April 2022 (three days) 4 April 2022 Senior representatives of industrial associations, policymakers, managers, consultants, and trainers working on productivity enhancement, strategy formulation, business process innovation, and enterprise development planning
9 Workshop on Climate-smart Agriculture Techniques and Practices
22-CP-08-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 26 April 2022 (three days) 28 April 2022 (three days) 12 April 2022 Senior government officials, policymakers, executives of farmers’ cooperatives and associations, senior academics, and consultants involved in promoting climate-smart agriculture
10 Development of Public-sector Productivity Specialists
22-CP-44-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 16 May 2022 (five days) 20 May 2022 (five days) 21 April 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of local government units and government enterprises, and staff from National Productivity Organizations working on public administration, training and educational programs for the public sector, and standards and quality management systems for government
11 Conference on Agricultural Insurance and Farm Risk Management
22-IP-04-GE-CON-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 15 June 2022 (one day) 15 June 2022 (one day) 9 May 2022 Policymakers, senior officials of private and state agricultural insurance companies, researchers, academics, and extension personnel in charge of and providing advisory and consultancy services on agricultural insurance and farm risk management
12 Workshop on Innovative Technologies in Perishable Product Supply Chains for Small Farmers
22-IP-18-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 24 May 2022 (three days) 26 May 2022 (three days) 6 May 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of farmers’/agribusiness organizations, academics, and consultants working on promotion of perishable products, development of perishable product supply chains, and extension of quality control technologies for perishable products
13 Training Course on New Technology for Human Resources Management in the Public Sector
22-CP-11-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 24 May 2022 (four days) 27 May 2022 (four days) 6 May 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of government enterprises, and staff of public organizations working on human resources management and development for the public sector and public service
14 Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Innovative Smart Farming Models for Agriculture 4.0
22-CP-46-GE-OSM-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 29 June 2022 (two days) 30 June 2022 (two days) 15 June 2022 Government officials, policymakers, leaders of farmers’ cooperatives and organizations, academics, representatives of agricultural SMEs, and consultants involved in developing and adopting smart farming
15 Conference on Agrifood Evolution
22-CL-03-GE-CON-A
Digital Multicountry 18 June 2022 5 August 2022 25 July 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of farmers’ groups/agribusiness SMEs, and academics and consultants working on agrifood business, promotion of agrifood business, food security, and consumer protection
16 Training Course on Smart Sustainability Assessmentn Tools and Techniques for Improving Agrifood Industries
22-CP-18-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 20 May 2022 27 June 2022 8 July 2022 Government officials, project planning managers of agribusiness companies, academics, researchers, and consultants in charge of planning/evaluating farm and agribusiness projects
17 Workshop on Productivity-linked Wage Systems in the Service Sector
22-CL-14-GE-WS-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 22 June 2022 25 July 2022 15 July 2022 Government officials, representatives of industry associations, and professionals from National Productivity Organizations working on wage frameworks and policy and providing training and consultancy on productivity measurement
18 Workshop on Demographic Trends and Their Implication\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s for Productivity
22-CL-09-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 18 June 2022 22 Augutst 2022 12 August 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of government agencies and think tanks, and academics working on national statistics accounts, national and local economic development planning, and educational and training programs and skill development
19 Workshop on Performance Management Systems and productivity of the Public Sector
22-CL-15-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 28 May 2022 3 August 2022 25 July 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of local government units and government enterprises, staff of public organizations, and academics working on performance management and quality management systems in the public sector
20 Training Course of Innovative Approaches in Aquaculture
22-CP-47-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 27 May 2022 8 July 2022 28 June 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of aquaculture producers and business associations, academics, and consultants working on the promotion of aquaculture, development of aquaculture technologies, and aquaculture extension
21 Workshop on Digital Transformation for the Public Sector
22-IP-10-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 16 May 2022 4 July 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of government enterprises, and staff of public-sector organizations working on digital government programs, egovernment systems, digital public services, e-governance, management information systems, and ICT
22 Workshop on Developing Healthy Workplaces for SMEs
22-CL-41-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry 25 June 2022 25 July 2022 15 July 2022 Policymakers; representatives of government agencies, academia, and SME associations; and professionals of NPOs responsible for supporting SME development and promoting productivity improvement through health and wellbeing in the workplace
23 Research on the Productivity Employment Index
22-RC-08-GE-RES-B
Digital Multicountry 25 June 2022 29 July 2022 19 July 2022 Policy analysts, academic researchers, or public policy experts specializing in measuring or composing indexes of productive and quality employment with proven research and publication experience, three or more years in the position, and excellent English writing and presentation skills
24 Training Course of Assessors for the Productivity Specialists Certification Program
22-RC-03-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry 25 June 2022 29 July 2022 19 July 2022 Senior professional staff of National Productivity Organizations, certified management consultants, professional auditors, and assessors of personnel certification schemes
25 Workshop on Enhancing Service-sector Productivity with Cloud Solutions
22-CP-02-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry 25 June 2022 5 August 2022 25 July 2022
26 Impact Evaluation Study
22-IN-08-GE-RES-A
Digital Multicountry 29 June 2022
27 Workshop on Rural Tourism for Sustainable Development
22-CL-11-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 4 July 2022 9 August 2022 29 July 2022
28 Training Course on Food Safety Management Systems: Advanced
22-CP-17-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 8 July 2022 20 August 2022 10 August 2022 Policymakers and government officials, executives of food business associations, food business managers, food safety managers, academics, and consultants working on the food business or food safety
29 e-Course on Green Productivity Tools and Techniques
22-CP-25-GE-DLN-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 13 July 2022
30 Training Course on Data Analysis for Smart Manufacturing
22-CP-13-GE-TRC-B
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 13 September 2022 16 September 2022 16 August 2022 SME executives, representatives of industrial associations, consultants, and productivity practitioners with experience in manufacturing management; and government officials and policy research officers involved in industrial policy and development strategies for the SME and manufacturing sectors
31 Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Enhancing Service SMEs\\' Competitiveness through Digitalization
22-CL-02-GE-OSM-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 25 July 2022 26 August 2022 16 August 2022 Government officials in charge of service-sector productivity policy, consultants, or trainers from NPOs and firms providing consultancy and training for the service sector, and representatives of industrial associations or enterprises in the service sector
32 Workshop on Productivity-linked Wage Systems in the Service Sector
22-CL-14-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 22 June 2022 25 July 2022 15 July 2022 Government officials, representatives of industry associations, and professionals from National Productivity Organizations working on wage frameworks and policy and providing training and consultancy on productivity measuremen
33 Training Course on Strategic Management for Public-sector Productivity Enhancement
22-CP-09-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 25 October 2022 28 October 2022 27 September 2022 Policymakers and government officials; representatives of government agencies; staff of public organizations, think tanks, and stated-owned enterprises; and academics working on organizational strategic planning, public-sector performance management, monitoring and evaluation, quality management systems, and program development and planning
34 Training Course on Productivity Gainsharing in Agribusiness Enterprises
22-CL-16-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 7 November 2022 11 November 2022 30 August 2022 Policymakers, agricultural professionals, CEOs and managers of agribusinesses, and researchers working on inclusive development and productivity gainsharing issues in agriculture
35 Workshop on Business Models for the Recovery Phase in the Service Industry
22-CP-31-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 08 August 2022 12 September 2022 01 September 2022 Government officials in charge of service-sector productivity policy, consultants or trainers from National Productivity Organizations or firms, and representatives of industrial associations or enterprises in the service sector, responsible for developing productivity improvement and business recovery programs
36 Workshop on Efficient Food Storage Technologies and Management Practices
22-CP-06-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 20 September 2022 22 September 2022 12 September 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of farmers\\\\'/food business organizations, academics, and consultants working on food storage management and technology
37 Training of Trainers and Consultants in Green Productivity
22-CP-45-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 26 September 2022 30 September 2022 12 September 2022 Professionals of National Productivity Organizations, associated consultants and trainers, academics, and senior technical executives of enterprises working on cleaner production, resource optimization, waste minimization, energy conservation, and green growth
38 Training Course on Energy Efficiency in SMEs with Special Focus on Electric Motors
22-CP-41-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 11 October 2022 14 October 2022 16 September 2022 Professionals of National Productivity Organizations, associated trainers and consultants, enterprise managers, representatives of industry associations, and technocrats from relevant government ministries working on energy audits, conservation, efficiency and management, resource optimization, and developing regulatory frameworks for the energy sector
39 Research on SME Transformation for Meeting the SDGs
22-RC-09-GE-RES-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 30 August 2022 30 September 2022 20 September 2022
40 Development of APO-certified Productivity Specialists
22-CP-15-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 7 November 2022 18 November 2022 1 October 2022 Professional staff or associate consultants of National Productivity Organizations; and productivity practitioners, SME managers, or executives involved in productivity enhancement at firm or organizational level by conducting training, consultancy, research, or promotional activities
41 Training Course on Innovation Management Standards for Enterprises
22-IP-07-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 11 October 2022 (four days) 14 October 2022 (four days) 21 September 2022 Policymakers and government officials, researchers, academicians, representatives from SMEs, and consultants specializing in innovation management standards and innovation policy-related experience
42 Workshop on Business Models for the Recovery Phase in the Service Industry
22-CP-31-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 27 September 2022 (three days) 29 September 2022 (three days) 12 September 2022 Government officials in charge of service-sector productivity policy, consultants or trainers from National Productivity Organizations or firms, and representatives of industrial associations or enterprises in the service sector, responsible for developing productivity improvement and business recovery programs
43 International Conference on Productivity Accreditation and Certification
20-IN-60-GE-CON-A-PK01
Islamabad, Pakistan 5 October 2022 (two days) 6 October 2022 (two days) 5 September 2022 Heads of National Productivity Organizations and APO certification bodies, senior NPO officials, policymakers and government officials, and representatives of private organizations, industrial associations, and accreditation and certification bodies
44 Workshop on Energy Efficiency and Management through Energy Analytics
22-CP-23-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 15 November 2022 (three days) 17 November 2022 (three days) 21 October 2022 Consultants and trainers, senior technical executives of enterprises, representatives of industrial associations, academicians, and government officials working on resource conservation, climate change mitigation, sustainability, data analysis, energy conservation, and energy efficiency
45 Workshop on Service Quality and Productivity Gainsharing
22-CL-13-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 28 November 2022 (three days) 30 November 2022 (three days) 5 November 2021 Government officials in charge of productivity promotion policy, private-sector productivity practitioners, and consultants from industrial associations and National Productivity Organizations responsible for developing service quality enhancement plans or providing productivity consultancy and training
46 Workshop on Sustainable Ecotourism
22-CP-28-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 1 November 2022 (three days) 3 November 2022 (three days) 6 October 2022 SME executives, consultants, and productivity practitioners with experience in the tourism sector; government officials and policy research officers involved in tourism and rural development policies; and representatives of NGOs, associations, and academia involved in promoting and developing tourism
47 International Conference on Green Economy Growth: Synergizing Green Productivity and the Circular Economy
20-IN-60-GE-CON-A-TH01
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 20 October 2022 (one day) 20 October 2022 (one day) 14 October 2022 Delegates to the 63rd Workshop Meeting of Heads of NPOs; and policymakers and government officials, executives of industry associations, academics, and consultants working on industrial promotion, regional development, environmental conservation, and Green Productivity and the circular economy in Thailand
48 Training Course on Digitalization of SMEs in the Manufacturing Sector
22-CP-40-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry 8 November 2022 (four days) 11 November 2022 (four days) 14 October 2022 Senior/mid-level managers of SMEs and senior officers and professionals of National Productivity Organizations and SME development agencies responsible for promoting and implementing digitalization or developing programs to support SMEs
49 Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Digital Farming for Small-scale Farmers
22-CL-40-GE-OSM-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 16 November 2022 (two days) 17 November 2022 (two days) 18 October 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of agricultural producers\\' and business associations, academics, and consultants working on the promotion of agriculture, development of agricultural technologies, and agricultural extension
50 Workshop on Innovative Business Models for Rural Tourism
22-CL-20-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 12 October 2022 (three days) 14 October 2022 (three days) 26 September 2022 Policymakers, government officials, and academics; representatives of the tourism industry, NGOs, and associations; and entrepreneurs and young leaders involved in rural development through tourism and promoting/planning rural and village tourism
SELF LEARNING E-COURSES
S.No. Title Of Programme Venue Start Date End Date NPC Closing Date Target Participant Program Details
1 e-Course on Hydroponic Farming
22-CP-36-GE-DLN-A
Digital Learning 29 June 2022
2 APO e-Course on Generating Energy Sustainably
22-CP-35-GE-DLN-A
Digital Learning 26 December 2022 Open
3 APO e-Course on Productivity Measurement in the Service Sector
22-CP-33-GE-DLN-A
Digital Learning 25 January 2023
APO RESEARCH PROJECTS
S.No. Title Of Programme Venue Start Date End Date NPC Closing Date Target Participant Program Details
1 Research on Inclusive Innovation Policies for Economic Growth
22-RC-10-GE-RES-B
Digital 28 May 2022 Policy analysts and academic researchers from institutions specializing in innovation policy, social and environmental challenges, and/or national productivity and economic growth policies with three or more years in the position, excellent English writing and presentation skills, and experience in conducting policy mapping research and interviewing national policymakers
2 Review of Productivity Assessment Tool for the Agriculture Sector
22-RC-12-GE-RES-B
Online (Digital Multi-country) June 2022 December 2022 June 2022 Agricultural policy analysts, agricultural economists, and academic researchers specializing in productivity enhancement for the agriculture and rural development sector with a track record of experience, three or more years in the position, and excellent English writing and presentation skills
3 Research on Productivity of the Informal Sector in APO Members: Issues and Challenges
22-RC-17-GE-RES-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) July 2022 December 2022 20 June 2022 Policy analysts or academic researchers specializing in the informal economy with proven research experience, three or more years in the position, and excellent English writing and presentation skills
4 Research on the Productive Employment Index
22-RC-08-GE-RES-B
Digital Multicountry (DMC) June 2022 29 July 2022 22 July 2022 Policy analysts, academic researchers, or public policy experts specializing in measuring or composing indexes of productive and quality employment with proven research and publication experience, three or more years in the position, and excellent English writing and presentation skills
5 Research on Institutional Ecosystems to Drive Productivity
22-RC-19-GE-RES-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 22 June 2022 22 July 2022 15 July 2022 Policy analysts or academic researchers specializing in national innovation system-related frameworks with a track record of experience, three or more years in the position, and excellent English writing and presentation skills
6 Research on National Innovation Systems in Developing APO Members
22-RC-11-GE-RES-B
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 29 July 2022 26 August 2022 16 August 2022
MULTICOUNTRY PROJECTS
S.No. Title Of Programme Venue Start Date End Date NPC Closing Date Target Participant Program Details
1 Workshop on Enhancing Employee Productivity in the Digital Workplace
22-CP-14-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 23 February 2022 (three days) 25 February 2022 (three days) 28 January 2022 Policymakers and government officials, consultants or trainers from National Productivity Organizations, and representatives of industrial associations or enterprises working on government policy for human resources development, productivity enhancement initiatives, and human resources management
2 Development of APO-certified Productivity Specialists
22-CP-43-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 7 March 2022 (five days) 11 March 2022 (five days) 25 February 2022 Professional staff or associate consultants of National Productivity Organizations; and productivity practitioners, SME managers, or executives involved in productivity enhancement at firm or organizational level by conducting training, consultancy, research, or promotional activities
3 Workshop on the Internet of Things in Agriculture and Food Supply Chain Management
22-CP-07-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 9 March 2022 (three days) 11 March 2022 (three days) 28 February 2022 Senior government officials, policymakers, executives of agrifood SMEs and associations, senior academics, and consultants in charge of developing and implementing Internet of Things and blockchain systems for agriculture and food supply chains
4 Workshop on Decentralized Governance and Public Accountability
22-IP-20-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 23 March 2022 (three days) 25 March 2022 (three days) 11 March 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of government enterprises, and staff of public organizations involved in work on decentralized governance or improving administrative processes, public management, and/or bureaucratic systems
5 Workshop on Talent Development for the Future of Work
22-CP-32-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 29 March 2022 (three days) 31 March 2022 (three days) 18 March 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of government enterprises, staff of public organizations, and senior members of industry bodies and unions working on labor and employment, human resources development, higher education policy, workforce recruitment and skilling, and other areas related to preparing for the future of work
6 Workshop on Innovative Public–private Partnership Models for Improving the Sustainability of Food Supply Chains
22-IP-09-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 26 April 2022 (three days) 28 April 2022 (three days) 3 April 2022 Policymakers and planners, agricultural professionals, scientists, academics, and agribusiness industry leaders in charge of formulating and implementing policies and programs for agriculture and agrifood business development
7 Workshop on Customer Management Experience Using Data Analytics
22-CP-16-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 20 April 2022 (three days) 22 April 2022 (three days) 1 April 2022 Managers and specialists in SMEs and professionals and associate consultants from National Productivity Organizations involved in customer experience management, data analytics, and digital marketing
8 Workshop on Foresight for SMEs
22-CL-17-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 20 April 2022 (three days) 22 April 2022 (three days) 4 April 2022 Senior representatives of industrial associations, policymakers, managers, consultants, and trainers working on productivity enhancement, strategy formulation, business process innovation, and enterprise development planning
9 Workshop on Climate-smart Agriculture Techniques and Practices
22-CP-08-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 26 April 2022 (three days) 28 April 2022 (three days) 12 April 2022 Senior government officials, policymakers, executives of farmers’ cooperatives and associations, senior academics, and consultants involved in promoting climate-smart agriculture
10 Development of Public-sector Productivity Specialists
22-CP-44-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 16 May 2022 (five days) 20 May 2022 (five days) 21 April 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of local government units and government enterprises, and staff from National Productivity Organizations working on public administration, training and educational programs for the public sector, and standards and quality management systems for government
11 Conference on Agricultural Insurance and Farm Risk Management
22-IP-04-GE-CON-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 15 June 2022 (one day) 15 June 2022 (one day) 9 May 2022 Policymakers, senior officials of private and state agricultural insurance companies, researchers, academics, and extension personnel in charge of and providing advisory and consultancy services on agricultural insurance and farm risk management
12 Workshop on Innovative Technologies in Perishable Product Supply Chains for Small Farmers
22-IP-18-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 24 May 2022 (three days) 26 May 2022 (three days) 6 May 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of farmers’/agribusiness organizations, academics, and consultants working on promotion of perishable products, development of perishable product supply chains, and extension of quality control technologies for perishable products
13 Training Course on New Technology for Human Resources Management in the Public Sector
22-CP-11-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 24 May 2022 (four days) 27 May 2022 (four days) 6 May 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of government enterprises, and staff of public organizations working on human resources management and development for the public sector and public service
14 Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Innovative Smart Farming Models for Agriculture 4.0
22-CP-46-GE-OSM-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 29 June 2022 (two days) 30 June 2022 (two days) 15 June 2022 Government officials, policymakers, leaders of farmers’ cooperatives and organizations, academics, representatives of agricultural SMEs, and consultants involved in developing and adopting smart farming
15 Conference on Agrifood Evolution
22-CL-03-GE-CON-A
Digital Multicountry 18 June 2022 5 August 2022 25 July 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of farmers’ groups/agribusiness SMEs, and academics and consultants working on agrifood business, promotion of agrifood business, food security, and consumer protection
16 Training Course on Smart Sustainability Assessmentn Tools and Techniques for Improving Agrifood Industries
22-CP-18-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 20 May 2022 27 June 2022 8 July 2022 Government officials, project planning managers of agribusiness companies, academics, researchers, and consultants in charge of planning/evaluating farm and agribusiness projects
17 Workshop on Productivity-linked Wage Systems in the Service Sector
22-CL-14-GE-WS-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 22 June 2022 25 July 2022 15 July 2022 Government officials, representatives of industry associations, and professionals from National Productivity Organizations working on wage frameworks and policy and providing training and consultancy on productivity measurement
18 Workshop on Demographic Trends and Their Implication\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s for Productivity
22-CL-09-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 18 June 2022 22 Augutst 2022 12 August 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of government agencies and think tanks, and academics working on national statistics accounts, national and local economic development planning, and educational and training programs and skill development
19 Workshop on Performance Management Systems and productivity of the Public Sector
22-CL-15-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 28 May 2022 3 August 2022 25 July 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of local government units and government enterprises, staff of public organizations, and academics working on performance management and quality management systems in the public sector
20 Training Course of Innovative Approaches in Aquaculture
22-CP-47-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 27 May 2022 8 July 2022 28 June 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of aquaculture producers and business associations, academics, and consultants working on the promotion of aquaculture, development of aquaculture technologies, and aquaculture extension
21 Workshop on Digital Transformation for the Public Sector
22-IP-10-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 16 May 2022 4 July 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of government enterprises, and staff of public-sector organizations working on digital government programs, egovernment systems, digital public services, e-governance, management information systems, and ICT
22 Workshop on Developing Healthy Workplaces for SMEs
22-CL-41-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry 25 June 2022 25 July 2022 15 July 2022 Policymakers; representatives of government agencies, academia, and SME associations; and professionals of NPOs responsible for supporting SME development and promoting productivity improvement through health and wellbeing in the workplace
23 Research on the Productivity Employment Index
22-RC-08-GE-RES-B
Digital Multicountry 25 June 2022 29 July 2022 19 July 2022 Policy analysts, academic researchers, or public policy experts specializing in measuring or composing indexes of productive and quality employment with proven research and publication experience, three or more years in the position, and excellent English writing and presentation skills
24 Training Course of Assessors for the Productivity Specialists Certification Program
22-RC-03-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry 25 June 2022 29 July 2022 19 July 2022 Senior professional staff of National Productivity Organizations, certified management consultants, professional auditors, and assessors of personnel certification schemes
25 Workshop on Enhancing Service-sector Productivity with Cloud Solutions
22-CP-02-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry 25 June 2022 5 August 2022 25 July 2022
26 Impact Evaluation Study
22-IN-08-GE-RES-A
Digital Multicountry 29 June 2022
27 Workshop on Rural Tourism for Sustainable Development
22-CL-11-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 4 July 2022 9 August 2022 29 July 2022
28 Training Course on Food Safety Management Systems: Advanced
22-CP-17-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 8 July 2022 20 August 2022 10 August 2022 Policymakers and government officials, executives of food business associations, food business managers, food safety managers, academics, and consultants working on the food business or food safety
29 e-Course on Green Productivity Tools and Techniques
22-CP-25-GE-DLN-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 13 July 2022
30 Training Course on Data Analysis for Smart Manufacturing
22-CP-13-GE-TRC-B
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 13 September 2022 16 September 2022 16 August 2022 SME executives, representatives of industrial associations, consultants, and productivity practitioners with experience in manufacturing management; and government officials and policy research officers involved in industrial policy and development strategies for the SME and manufacturing sectors
31 Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Enhancing Service SMEs\\' Competitiveness through Digitalization
22-CL-02-GE-OSM-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 25 July 2022 26 August 2022 16 August 2022 Government officials in charge of service-sector productivity policy, consultants, or trainers from NPOs and firms providing consultancy and training for the service sector, and representatives of industrial associations or enterprises in the service sector
32 Workshop on Productivity-linked Wage Systems in the Service Sector
22-CL-14-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 22 June 2022 25 July 2022 15 July 2022 Government officials, representatives of industry associations, and professionals from National Productivity Organizations working on wage frameworks and policy and providing training and consultancy on productivity measuremen
33 Training Course on Strategic Management for Public-sector Productivity Enhancement
22-CP-09-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 25 October 2022 28 October 2022 27 September 2022 Policymakers and government officials; representatives of government agencies; staff of public organizations, think tanks, and stated-owned enterprises; and academics working on organizational strategic planning, public-sector performance management, monitoring and evaluation, quality management systems, and program development and planning
34 Training Course on Productivity Gainsharing in Agribusiness Enterprises
22-CL-16-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 7 November 2022 11 November 2022 30 August 2022 Policymakers, agricultural professionals, CEOs and managers of agribusinesses, and researchers working on inclusive development and productivity gainsharing issues in agriculture
35 Workshop on Business Models for the Recovery Phase in the Service Industry
22-CP-31-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 08 August 2022 12 September 2022 01 September 2022 Government officials in charge of service-sector productivity policy, consultants or trainers from National Productivity Organizations or firms, and representatives of industrial associations or enterprises in the service sector, responsible for developing productivity improvement and business recovery programs
36 Workshop on Efficient Food Storage Technologies and Management Practices
22-CP-06-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 20 September 2022 22 September 2022 12 September 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of farmers\\\\'/food business organizations, academics, and consultants working on food storage management and technology
37 Training of Trainers and Consultants in Green Productivity
22-CP-45-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 26 September 2022 30 September 2022 12 September 2022 Professionals of National Productivity Organizations, associated consultants and trainers, academics, and senior technical executives of enterprises working on cleaner production, resource optimization, waste minimization, energy conservation, and green growth
38 Training Course on Energy Efficiency in SMEs with Special Focus on Electric Motors
22-CP-41-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 11 October 2022 14 October 2022 16 September 2022 Professionals of National Productivity Organizations, associated trainers and consultants, enterprise managers, representatives of industry associations, and technocrats from relevant government ministries working on energy audits, conservation, efficiency and management, resource optimization, and developing regulatory frameworks for the energy sector
39 Research on SME Transformation for Meeting the SDGs
22-RC-09-GE-RES-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 30 August 2022 30 September 2022 20 September 2022
40 Development of APO-certified Productivity Specialists
22-CP-15-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 7 November 2022 18 November 2022 1 October 2022 Professional staff or associate consultants of National Productivity Organizations; and productivity practitioners, SME managers, or executives involved in productivity enhancement at firm or organizational level by conducting training, consultancy, research, or promotional activities
41 Training Course on Innovation Management Standards for Enterprises
22-IP-07-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 11 October 2022 (four days) 14 October 2022 (four days) 21 September 2022 Policymakers and government officials, researchers, academicians, representatives from SMEs, and consultants specializing in innovation management standards and innovation policy-related experience
42 Workshop on Business Models for the Recovery Phase in the Service Industry
22-CP-31-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 27 September 2022 (three days) 29 September 2022 (three days) 12 September 2022 Government officials in charge of service-sector productivity policy, consultants or trainers from National Productivity Organizations or firms, and representatives of industrial associations or enterprises in the service sector, responsible for developing productivity improvement and business recovery programs
43 International Conference on Productivity Accreditation and Certification
20-IN-60-GE-CON-A-PK01
Islamabad, Pakistan 5 October 2022 (two days) 6 October 2022 (two days) 5 September 2022 Heads of National Productivity Organizations and APO certification bodies, senior NPO officials, policymakers and government officials, and representatives of private organizations, industrial associations, and accreditation and certification bodies
44 Workshop on Energy Efficiency and Management through Energy Analytics
22-CP-23-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 15 November 2022 (three days) 17 November 2022 (three days) 21 October 2022 Consultants and trainers, senior technical executives of enterprises, representatives of industrial associations, academicians, and government officials working on resource conservation, climate change mitigation, sustainability, data analysis, energy conservation, and energy efficiency
45 Workshop on Service Quality and Productivity Gainsharing
22-CL-13-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 28 November 2022 (three days) 30 November 2022 (three days) 5 November 2021 Government officials in charge of productivity promotion policy, private-sector productivity practitioners, and consultants from industrial associations and National Productivity Organizations responsible for developing service quality enhancement plans or providing productivity consultancy and training
46 Workshop on Sustainable Ecotourism
22-CP-28-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 1 November 2022 (three days) 3 November 2022 (three days) 6 October 2022 SME executives, consultants, and productivity practitioners with experience in the tourism sector; government officials and policy research officers involved in tourism and rural development policies; and representatives of NGOs, associations, and academia involved in promoting and developing tourism
47 International Conference on Green Economy Growth: Synergizing Green Productivity and the Circular Economy
20-IN-60-GE-CON-A-TH01
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 20 October 2022 (one day) 20 October 2022 (one day) 14 October 2022 Delegates to the 63rd Workshop Meeting of Heads of NPOs; and policymakers and government officials, executives of industry associations, academics, and consultants working on industrial promotion, regional development, environmental conservation, and Green Productivity and the circular economy in Thailand
48 Training Course on Digitalization of SMEs in the Manufacturing Sector
22-CP-40-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry 8 November 2022 (four days) 11 November 2022 (four days) 14 October 2022 Senior/mid-level managers of SMEs and senior officers and professionals of National Productivity Organizations and SME development agencies responsible for promoting and implementing digitalization or developing programs to support SMEs
49 Multicountry Observational Study Mission on Digital Farming for Small-scale Farmers
22-CL-40-GE-OSM-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 16 November 2022 (two days) 17 November 2022 (two days) 18 October 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of agricultural producers\\' and business associations, academics, and consultants working on the promotion of agriculture, development of agricultural technologies, and agricultural extension
50 Workshop on Innovative Business Models for Rural Tourism
22-CL-20-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 12 October 2022 (three days) 14 October 2022 (three days) 26 September 2022 Policymakers, government officials, and academics; representatives of the tourism industry, NGOs, and associations; and entrepreneurs and young leaders involved in rural development through tourism and promoting/planning rural and village tourism
Workshops
S.No. Title Of Programme Venue Start Date End Date NPC Closing Date Target Participant Program Details
1 NPC Certification of Productivity Specialist
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Online 14 February 2022 28 February 2022 28 February 2022 Practitioners, trainers, consultants, National Productivity Organization (NPO) professionals, managers and executives of SMEs, and representatives of industry associations working on waste minimization, resource conservation, sustainable development, resource conservation, lean, and MFCA
2 Training Course on Green Productivity
22-CP-26-GE-TRC-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 23 May 2022 (five days) 27 May 2022 (five days) 6 May 2022 Professionals of National Productivity Organizations, associated consultants and trainers, technocrats from government agencies and ministries, academics, and senior technical executives of enterprises working on sustainability, climate change mitigation, resource management and conservation, and green growth
3 Workshop on Building Robust Public Policy Ecosystems through Behavioral Insights
22-IP-02-GE-WSP-A
Digital Multicountry (DMC) 22 June 2022 (three days) 24 June 2022 (three days) 3 June 2022 Policymakers and government officials, representatives of government enterprises, staff of public organizations and regulatory agencies, and staff from National Productivity Organizations working on regulatory issues, reform, and legislation across different sectors
SELF LEARNING E-COURSES
S.No. Title Of Programme Venue Start Date End Date NPC Closing Date Target Participant Program Details
1 e-Course on Hydroponic Farming
22-CP-36-GE-DLN-A
Digital Learning 29 June 2022
2 APO e-Course on Generating Energy Sustainably
22-CP-35-GE-DLN-A
Digital Learning 26 December 2022 Open
3 APO e-Course on Productivity Measurement in the Service Sector
22-CP-33-GE-DLN-A
Digital Learning 25 January 2023

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