Conferences related to food systems and/or community development.
Conference: [Food + Beverage] Collider: A Conference on Climate Risks & Opportunities
Date: October 23, 2018 (culinary field trips offered October 22nd)
Climate Data Hackathon: Disruptions to Global Coffee Supply
Location: Asheville, NC
The food and beverage industry is uniquely susceptible to the impacts of a changing climate. [Food + Beverage] Collider convenes business leaders, specialty food companies, sustainability managers, and climate scientists to showcase how leading food and beverage companies identify and address climate risk, to discuss emerging climate adaptation strategies, and to help attendees forecast resilience game plans.
Conference Topics include:
-Using climate data for
-Understanding climate impacts at the producer level
-Emerging adaptation and resilience solutions
-Hackathon results: adaptation solutions for coffee production
More conference information and speaker lineup: https://thecollider.
Hackathon information: https://
About The Collider:
The Collider is a nonprofit innovation center for climate companies creating data-driven solutions that enable humanity to adapt and thrive in a changing climate. Learn more at thecollider.org.
For additional information contact Leah Quintal: lquintal@thecollider.
|Event End Date||10/23/2018|
Conference Title: Regenerate: Nurture Diversity, Build Resilience
Location: Hotel Albuquerque, Albuquerque, New Mexico
For the first time ever, the Quivira Coalition, Holistic Management International, and the American Grassfed Association will collaborate to convene ranchers, farmers, environmentalists, land managers, students, teachers, and others for a three-day conference October 31 to November 2, 2018 in Albuquerque, New Mexico to to explore ideas of regeneration.
More information and registration can be found at https://quiviracoalition.org/regenerate/
|Event End Date||11/2/2018|
Millennium Harvest House Boulder
1345 28th Street
Boulder, CO 80302
The 7th annual NIFTI National Field School supports professional development and network building for Incubator Farm Project staff from across the country. The Field School is intended to provide interactive workshops, facilitated resource review sessions and regional networking and goal-setting opportunities. Farm tours and site visits of incubator farm projects and farmer training programs and initiatives in the Boulder/Denver area will be incorporated into the Field School experience. We will also have a reception at the Denver Botanic Gardens.
|Event Date||11/5/2018 10:00 am ET|
|Event End Date||11/7/2018 7:00 pm ET|
2018 Cornell Agribusiness Strategic Marketing Conference: Developing Your Brand and Marketing Strategies to Increase Sales
Date: November 7-8, 2018
101 Olympic Drive
Lake Placid, NY 12946
More information can be found here.
|Event End Date||11/8/2018|
|Cut off date||10/31/2018|
|Individual Price||Includes lunch on Nov. 7 and breakfast Nov. 8 with refreshment breaks during the conference|
- March 2 9AM - 5:30 PM
- Dartmouth College, Filene Auditorium, Moore Psychology Building
- 3 Maynard St, Hanover, NH 03755
Calling all farmers and eaters! Enjoy a day of TED-style talks from some of best organic farmers in the country! With the many challenges and opportunities facing organic farmers today, hear passionate speakers from across the fields of farming, policy, science, and activism offer their takeaways and ideas for action. The Real Organic Project is hosting a day-long symposium at Filene Auditorium at Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH on March 2nd from 9 am to 5:00 pm. Speakers will include farmers Jean-Paul Courtens, Emily Oakley, Paul Muller of Full Belly Farm, Francis Thicke of Radiance Dairy, Dave Chapman, and many others. Our keynote speakers are Eliot Coleman and author Anne Biklé. Eliot will describe 50 years of organic farming at Four Seasons Farm and why real organic is important to all of us. Anne will talk about the powerful connection between soil health and human health. Seventeen speakers will describe how they farm and why they are participating in the Real Organic Project.
|Event Date||3/2/2019 9:00 am ET|
|Event End Date||3/2/2019 5:30 am ET|