Conversations about Food

A year-round event series by Food Tank featuring incredible speakers followed by a delicious reception/networking held in partnership with NYU Steinhardt, the NYC Food Policy Center at Hunter, and

May 14: "Equity in the Food System." Speakers: Joel Berg, CEO, Hunger Free AmericaManny Howard,; Qiana Mickie, Executive Director, Just Food; Danielle Nierenberg, Food Tank; Krishnendu Ray, NYU Steinhardt; Raymond Figueroa, Jr, President, New York City Community Garden Coalition; Chloe Sorvino, Forbes; Noreen Springstead, Executive Director, WhyHunger; and Ellen J. Wulfhorst, Reuters.

June 11: "Good Tech in Good Food."

July 16: "Eating for a Healthier and Sustainable Planet."

August 13: "Healthy Food at Every Age."

In partnership with Great Performances Catering, the events will be followed by networking opportunities as well as some delicious food.

Each of the talks will also be aired as part of a Facebook Live series in partnership with Facebook Community Leadership Program and released on our charting iTunes podcast, “Food Talk with Dani Nierenberg.”

Hurry each event has limited availability! To join the waitlist for a full event, please apply at

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Event Properties

Event Date 5/14/2019
Event End Date 8/13/2019
Individual Price Free