UGA Global Food Security Summit
Join the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences for a summit on the state of Georgia’s contributions to the advancement of global agriculture and nutrition. The event is free and open to the public.
Key speakers include: Rep. Sanford Bishop; Rep. Austin Scott; Zippy Duvall, president of the American Farm Bureau Federation; Scott Angle, director of the USDA National Institute of Foodand Agriculture; and Maura Barry Boyle, senior deputy assistant administrator, USAIDBureau for Food Security.
Faculty, public officials and representatives from nongovernmental organizations will discuss the importance of U.S. leadership in the fight against global hunger, highlighting advances in nutrition and agriculture made possible by UGA researchers.
Friday, November 8 at 9:00am to 12:00pm
Georgia Museum of Art
90 Carlton Street, Athens, GA 30602