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Floriade Dialogues Summit

  • Almere The Netherlands (map)

It’s a pleasure to announce the first international Floriade Dialogues Summit, a summit on green and healthy food cities for all! How do we build these green cities? What is the best way to build and supply our cities with good food? And how does the availability and access to good, healthy food influence what we eat? Expect a lively scientific dialogue alternated with inspiring cases and best practices from international scientists, activists and creatives!

The keynote speakers Raj PatelCharles C. Mann and Adriaan Geuze will shake you up in the morning programme. In the afternoon we serve you the Talks of the Town with many inspiring cases from green and healthy pioneers all over the world: from Zimbabwe and Detroit to Almere!

Date: 28 March 2019, 09.00 – 18.00
Location: KAF, Almere, The Netherlands
Language: English
Registration: Free

We are looking forward to meet you there.

PROGRAMME

Prof. Raj Patel (UK / India)

‘Rockstar’ of social justice and food and award-winning author of 'stuffed and starved'.
Charles C. Mann (USA)

Journalist and award-winning author of The Wizard and the Prophet (2018).

Prof. ir. Adriaan Geuze (NL)

Leading landscape architect, urban designer and founder and owner of West 8.

Nadia Zerouali: live cooking show & lunch

As a resident of Almere, Nadia will tell you more about local flavours and ingredients and of course you get to taste them!

Talks of the Town

What is going on around the globe in terms of green and healthy food cities for all? During the the talks of the town we serve you many inspiring cases from people all around the world! Read all about the Talks of the Town

  • Detroit with fearless farmer Devita Davison

  • Oosterwold with researcher Jan Eelco Jansma & area director Werner Brouwer

  • Trinidad and Tobago with Alpha Sennon, agri-entrepreneur and founder of Whyfarm

  • Amsterdam with researchers Onno van Schayck & Jaap Seidell

  • New York City with health professor Nevin Cohen

  • Turin with professor Egidio Dansero

  • Harare with social entrepreneur and mushroom growing activist Chido Govera

About the Floriade Dialogues Summit

The Floriade Dialogues Summit is an annual conference and an introduction to the Floriade 2022 themed green, food, health and energy. The goal is to create a platform for scientific debate and international exchange. The Floriade Dialogues Summit is an initiative of Floriade B.V, Flevo Campus and the Province of Flevoland.

Earlier Event: March 26
What's Wrong With Food
Later Event: April 1
GFIA Abu Dhabi 2019