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Cambridge Global Food Security

A Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge

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Global Food Security Annual Symposium 2017

This year's annual Symposium will be held on Wednesday 6th September, 2017, at Murray Edwards College Cambridge.
When Sep 06, 2017
from 09:00 AM to 05:30 PM
Where Murray Edwards College, Cambridge
Contact Name
Contact Phone 01223 333925
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Keynote address: Professor Tim Benton, University of Leeds

Confirmed Speakers:

Dr Tina Barsby, CEO of NIAB

Dr Jean Adams, Senior University Lecturer in Dietary Public Health Research, CEDAR, Cambridge

Dr Jagit Srai, Head of Centre of International Manufacturing, Cambridge

Dr Andrew Grant, Senior University Lecturer in Bacterial Pathogenesis, Vet School, Cambridge

Professor Chris Gilligan, Head of Epidemiology & Modelling Group, Department of Plant Sciences, Cambridge

Professor Howard Griffiths, Professor of Plant Ecology, Department of Plant Sciences, Cambridge

Interactive afternoon sessions will enable information sharing and discussion around key challenge areas for the Initiative, focused on:

EIT Food Led by Dr Shima Barakat, Head of Entrepreneurial Learning Programmes and Engagement, Cambridge Judge Business School

GCRF Led by Dr Lara Allen, Director of the Centre for Global Equality

and more...

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The Symposium is aimed at members or prospective members of the Initiative. Registration will be opening in July.