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      May 2, 2019

      Thursday   5:30 PM

      215 Garden Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850
      Ithaca, New York 14853

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      Reducing Campus Food Waste: Innovations and Ideas

      This two day event, "Reducing Campus Food Waste: Innovations and Ideas" brings together community members, academics, and policy makers to engage with the Cornell and Ithaca community on an important, but often overlooked, sustainability issue.

      On Thursday May 2nd, at 5:30pm in Call Auditorium in Kennedy Hall, Tristram Stuart (an international award-winning author, speaker, campaigner and expert on the environmental and social impacts of food) will be speaking on his advocacy, social enterpreneurship, and activism.

      Following Tristram Stuart, Gabe Kennedy (celebrity chef, business person, and Cornell alumni) will be hosting a catered reception in Call Auditorium.

      On Friday May 3rd, from 9am to 5pm in the Africana Studies and Research Center Multipurpose Room, workshops and panels with representatives from think tanks, NGOs, and academia will be engaging on topics including:

      "Feeding Hungry (And Thirsty) People: New Ideas"

      Ciara Low, Uproot Colorado
      Dan Kurzrock, ReGrained
      Rachel Landis, The Good Food Collective
      Ben Chesler, Imperfect Produce
      Sam Alcaine, Cornell University
      Domonique McMillan, Food Recovery Network

      "Local Initiatives"

      Meaghan Sheehan Rosen, Friendship Donations Network
      Mark Darling, Ithaca College
      Shakima CLency, Cornell University

      "Feeding Food Scraps to Animals"

      Tara Pike, University of Nevada-Las Vegas
      Tom Il Grande, Northstar Recycle

      "Innovating for Source Reduction"

      Hannah Semler, Whole Crops
      Brian Lipinski, World Resources Institute

      "Transforming Ideas Into Action"

      Ellen Meyer, Environmental Protection Agency

      With support from Cornell Dining, the Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, The Polson Institute for Global Development, Engaged Cornell, Regrained, and Entrepreneurship at Cornell.

      Cost: Free -

      Categories: Conferences & Tradeshows | Education

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.