8:00 am - 4:30 pm
J.W. Fanning Building
Training Room Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org 706-542-8084
To bring together faculty with interests related to food systems.8:45 a.m. Tim Griffin, director of the Agriculture, Food and Environmental Program at Tufts University’s Friedman School of Nutrition and Policy, will give the keynote address, "Opportunities and Challenges for an Interdisciplinary Approach," at 8:45 a.m.
10:20 a.m.: Seven faculty members will make presentations during the forum’s morning session
During the afternoon, organizers are inviting all faculty who are currently working on food system topics to give a five-minute, one-slide briefing on their work.The main goal of the symposium is to bring faculty from different departments and colleges together and get them talking about their projects to see how they might work together.News release: http://columns.uga.edu/news/article/spreading-ideas/