2020 Symposium Agenda

Symposium Schedule – Tentative Virtual Schedule

**Please note all times are listed as Central Standard Time (CST)**

Wednesday, October 7

10:00 – 11:00 am 

Keynote Dr. Jess Halliday – Climate Impacts on Regional Food Systems – LIVE

11:00 – 11:45 am 

Community and Economic Development

11:45 am – 12:00 pm 

Virtual Break

12:00 – 12:45 pm

Food Systems Policy and Advocacy

12:45 – 1:00 pm

Virtual Break

1:00 – 1:45 pm

Extension and Outreach in Urban Food Systems

1:45 – 2:00 pm

Virtual Break

2:00 – 2:30 pm

Poster Session

Wednesday, October 14

10:00 – 11:00 am 

Invited Speaker Dr. Charles Rice – LIVE

11:00 – 11:45 am 

Urban Food Production Systems

11:45 am – 12:00 pm 

Virtual Break

12:00 – 12:45 pm

Climate Change and Environmental Aspects in Urban Agriculture

12:45 – 1:00 pm

Virtual Break

1:00 – 1:45 pm

Challenges of Growing in Urban Areas

1:45 – 2:00 pm

Virtual Break

2:00 – 2:45 pm

Poster Sessions

Wednesday, October 21

10:00 – 11:00 am 

Invited Speaker Dr. Elizabeth Campbell – The Role of Urban Farming in Nutrition Security – LIVE

11:00 – 11:45 am 

Training for Urban Farmers

11:45 am – 12:00 pm 

Virtual Break

12:00 – 12:45 pm

Nutrition, Human Health and Consumers

12:45 – 1:00 pm

Virtual Break

1:00 – 1:45 pm

Private Sector Impacts on the Food System

1:45 – 2:00 pm

Virtual Break

2:00 – 2:45 pm

Poster Session

Wednesday, October 28

10:00 – 11:00 am 

Invited Speakers Dr. Jill Clark – Topic TBA – LIVE

11:00 – 11:45 am 

Urban Planning and Development

11:45 am – 12:00 pm 

Virtual Break

12:00 – 12:45 pm

Urban Food Distribution Systems

12:45 – 1:00 pm

Virtual Break

1:00 – 1:45 pm

Food Security in Cities

1:45 – 2:00 pm

Virtual Break

2:00 – 3:00 pm

Invited Speaker Mark Winne – The Hydra-Headed Food System: Imagining the Whole and Connecting the Dots – LIVE

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UFSS LOCATION

Marriott Country Club Plaza
4445 Main Street
Kansas City, MO

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