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Envisioning a Future Food: Security Agenda for the Americas

Event Date
2020-10-05
City
San Jose, Costa Rica
Country

Descripcion

This IICA dialogue series with universities across the Americas will debate these issues as they focus on the continent’s future food security, be it issues of food quality, safety, affordability, health, sustainability, resiliency, policy, technology, and acting climate smart

 

Program

Date - Time Activity Panelists
Monday, October 15th - 11 a.m. (Costa Rica Time) Opening and Remarks Jean-Charles Le Vallee, Representative, IICA Canada.
Introduction of the moderator and speakers Moderator: Manuel Otero, Director General of the IICA.
Dialogue and debate Evan Fraser, Director, Arrell Food Institute, Guelph University; Cassio Luiselli, Research Associate of the Universidad Autonoma de Mexico; Marcos Jank, Professor of Global Agribusiness and Coordinator of the center “ Insper Agro Global”, Instituição Insper – Insper, Brazil; Juan Rafael Vargas, Professor and Chair of Economics, University of Costa Rica.
Closing remarks Manuel Otero, Director General of the IICA and Jean-Charles Le Vallee, Representative, IICA Canada.

Speakers

Panelists:

  1. Evan Fraser, Director, Arrell Food Institute, Guelph University.
  2. Cassio Luiselli, Research Associate of the Universidad Autonoma de Mexico.
  3. Marcos Jank, Professor of Global Agribusiness and Coordinator of the center “ Insper Agro Global”,  Instituição Insper – Insper, Brazil.
  4. Juan Rafael Vargas, Professor and Chair of Economics, University of Costa Rica. 

Moderator:

  • Manuel Otero,  Director General of the IICA.

Presentations

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