For the cross fertilization of ideas and wider exposure to the members of FMIST, a series of talk programs were organized.
|S.N.||Theme of Talk Program||Speaker||Year of publication of the proceedings|
|1.||Irrigation Management in Asia: Farmer Agency Interface from a Property Rights Perspective||D. J. Bandaragoda, IIMI, Pakistan||1999|
|2.||Empowering People For Natural Resources Management with Reference to Irrigation Management.||Benjamin C. Bagadian, Jr., Asian Institute of Management, Manila, the Philippines.||1999|
|3.||Dynamism of Participatory Interventions in Farmer Managed Irrigation Systems in Northern Thailand.||Ganesh P. Shivakoti, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand||2000|
|4.||Talk program by Dr. Lin Ostrom, Noble Laurate||Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA||2010|