2019 Overview of Events

Field trips and pre-conferences

- Full day and half day 
- Will require separate registration

7:30 – Registration opens

7:30 – 8:45 am – Breakfast

8:00 – 8:30 am – Opening remarks & Welcome

8:45 – 10:15 am – Workshop 1

10:30 am – 12:00 pm – Workshop 2

12:15 pm – 1:15 pm – Lunch (general session room)

1:45 – 3:15 pm – Workshop 3

3:30 – 4:00 pm – Break (coffee provided)

4:00 – 5:00 pm – Keynote: Michael Twitty (general session room)

5:00 – 5:30 pm – Book Signing by Michael Twitty

6:30 – 9:00 pm – Reception (Starland Yard)

7:30 – 8:45 am – Registration/Breakfast on your own

8:45 – 10:15 – Workshop 4

10:30 – 12:00 – Workshop 5

12:15 – 1:15 – Panel (general session room)

Plenary panelists:

  • Rashid Nuri, founder and former CEO of Truly Living Well Center for Natural Urban Agriculturein Atlanta

  • Shirley Sherrod, Executive Director and Co-Founder of the Southwest Georgia Project

  • Karla Blaginin, of Dichos de la Casa, first-generation American food scholar

  • Niaz Dorry, Executive Directorof National Family Farm Coalition

  • Panel moderator: Will Sellers, Food Well Alliance, Atlanta, GA

1:30 – 3:00 – Workshop 6

(This schedule is subject to change)

tuesday

wednesday