Presented By:

The Esca Bona Story Stage

  • Saturday, 03/10/2018: 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Room: Marriott, Marquis Ballroom Central

Description

Food is not going to fix itself. Let's rewrite the next decade together.

Join us in the Marriott, Marquis Central on Saturday afternoon to hear inspiring stories from a growing community of regenerative agriculturalists, conscious business leaders, disruptive entrepreneurs and dreamers. Together, we will create a new food landscape for suppliers, manufacturers, brands, retailers, investors and consumers built on transparency, science, innovation and the rise of social entrepreneurship.

Agenda

12:30pm - 12:35pm Welcome

  • Adam Butler, The Butler Bros
  • Carlotta Mast, New Hope Network

12:35pm - 12:50pm Art that Feeds

  • Justin Levy, Conscious Alliance 

12:50pm - 1:05pm Eliminating Food Waste & Recovering Lost Dollars in the Food System

  • Patrick Bultema, FoodMaven
  • Walter Robb, Former Co-CEO Whole Foods Market 

1:05pm - 1:15pm Good Food Starts with Good Jobs

  • Scott Kucirek, OCHO Candy 

1:15pm - 1:30pm Ending Hunger At Its Root

  • Judith Ackerman, Metro Caring

1:30pm - 1:40pm Social Entrepreneurship: The Power of Business with Impact 

  • Mark Rampolla, Powerplant Ventures 

1:40 - 1:50pm Empowering Small Farmers from Seed to Shelf

  • Will Burke, Sol Simple

1:50 - 2:00pm Kernza® & the Promise of Perennial Agriculture

  • Rachel Stroer, The Land Institute 

2:00 - 2:30pm Closing Keynote 

  • Rose Marcario, Patagonia

Speaker(s)s

Adam Butler

Co-Founder & Collaboration Chief
The Butler Bros
Master of Ceremonies

Carlotta Mast

Senior Vice President of Content
New Hope Network
Master of Ceremonies

Judith Ackerman

Corporate Engagement
Metro Caring
Speaker

Justin Levy

Executive Director
Conscious Alliance
Speaker

Mark Rampolla

CEO
Beanfields
Speaker

Patrick Bultema

Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO
FoodMaven
Speaker

Rachel Stroer

Chief Operating Officer
The Land Institute
Speaker

Rose Marcario

President & CEO
Patagonia
Keynote

Scott Kucirek

CEO
OCHO Candy
Speaker

Walter Robb

Former Co-CEO
Whole Foods Market
Speaker

Will Burke

Founder & CEO
Sol Simple
Speaker