A set-up seminar for the Project Conviviality and Contention in Southern Kyrgyzstan: An Infrastructural Approach was conducted at Aigine CRC on August 28-31, 2015. The seminar was led by Madeline Reeves, the Project Director (U of Manchester). The seminar brought together students and alumni from AUCA, KRSU and IUK. During the seminar, the participants got exposed to field research methods and ethics. The project’s next stage is conducting the field studies in Andarak, Leilek and Batken.