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[Arabidopsis] Tues. April 9th: UC Global Food Systems Forum- Live Webcast

Joanna Friesner via arab-gen%40net.bio.net (by jdfriesner from ucdavis.edu)
Mon Apr 8 13:51:17 EST 2013


UC Global Food Forum to air live, free webcast
 
The University of California, through its Division of Agriculture and 
Natural Resources (ANR), will bring together some of the world’s leading 
experts on Tuesday, April 9, in Ontario, Calif., for a Global Food Systems 
Forum. 

The program will address how to sustainably feed 8 billion people by 2025. 
Panelists include researchers, policymakers, economists, farmers, 
environmentalists and geopolitical experts.
 
Some program highlights are:
9:15 a.m., keynote speaker, Mary Robinson, former president of Ireland and 
president of the Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice
 
9:35 a.m., Global Panel, moderated by New Yorker correspondent Michael 
Specter
 
2:30 p.m., California panel, moderated by California author Mark Arax
 
Media and the general public also are encouraged to view the free, live 
webcast and join the conversation on Twitter by following #Food2025.

To learn more about the UC Global Food Systems Forum and view the webcast, 
visit http://food2025.ucanr.edu.



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