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Sunday, November 11, 2018 | 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
2100 Arch Street, Philadelphia

In celebration of Israel’s 70th anniversary, Hazon Philadelphia and the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia invite you to our one-day international food summit.

Hear from food security pioneers working tirelessly to ensure all residents in Greater Philadelphia and Israel have access to nutritious food. Tour one of Philadelphia’s leading food access organizations, including The Common Market, The Deaver Wellness Farm at Lankenau Medical Center, KleinLife Edible Campus and the Mitzvah Food Project. In small workshops, learn about innovative strategies for food rescue, recovery and justice and for integrating sustainable practices into your daily life. Visit our marketplace filled with a variety of local vendors offering sustainable goods and services.

Lunch is available in Room 200 (sit and relax) and the Lobby (grab and go) from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Keynote Speakers

11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Selected Panel Discussions

12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Panel discussions will continue to be updated.

Optional Morning Tours

9:00 a.m - 10:15 a.m.

Choose one of the following optional morning tours to see Philadelphia’s urban farming initiatives that serve seniors, hospital patients and vulnerable populations.

Attendees will need to provide their own transportation to and from the tours.

Optional Meetups

5:00 p.m.

Join likeminded members of our communities at the conclusion of the conference for informal discussions on topics important to you and your organization.

The cost of registration includes a kosher catered lunch. This program is guided by the Hazon Seal of Sustainability. Click here for more information on the Seal. A portion of your registration fee will be directed to food security programs in Greater Philadelphia and Israel.

Event Details

November 11 - 12, 2018