future of food

Dr. Amy Hanser, Sept. 27, 12:30pm “Good Food in the City: How Cultural Ideas About Food Shape Street Vending Regulation”

Dr. Amy Hanser, Sept. 27, 12:30pm “Good Food in the City: How Cultural Ideas About Food Shape Street Vending Regulation”

  Dr. Amy Hanser will compare the regulation of street commerce in China and North America, looking especially at the way Chinese cities are attempting to eliminate street vending, while some North American cities are embracing “street food” and food carts as emblems of cosmopolitan urbanity. About Dr. Amy Hanser: Dr. Amy Hanser is an […]

Gastón Gordillo, Jan. 31, 12:30pm: “The Imperial Metropolis: the Infrastructure of the Soy Supply Chain in South America”

Gastón Gordillo, Jan. 31, 12:30pm: “The Imperial Metropolis: the Infrastructure of the Soy Supply Chain in South America”

Gaston Gordillo, UBC Anthropology. January 31st, 12:30-1:30pm. The Imperial Metropolis: the Infrastructure of the Soy Supply Chain in South America.

Michael Winter, March 28, 12:30pm: “Sustainable Intensification in Policy and Practice: The UK Story”

Michael Winter, March 28, 12:30pm: “Sustainable Intensification in Policy and Practice: The UK Story”

Michael Winter, University of Exeter, CSFS visiting scholar. March 28th, 12:30-1:30pm. More information on Michael Winter can be found here.

Yiching Song, Sept. 6th, 12:00pm: “Seed Saving, Participatory Plant Breeding, and Community Supported Agriculture:  multi-actor innovation platforms to support small scale farming in Southwest China”

Yiching Song, Sept. 6th, 12:00pm: “Seed Saving, Participatory Plant Breeding, and Community Supported Agriculture: multi-actor innovation platforms to support small scale farming in Southwest China”

You are invited to the UBC Future of Food Dialogue Series: a campus-wide initiative bringing together food security and sustainability experts from across UBC and North America to engage audiences with the Global Food System. Yiching Song: “Forming Multi-actor innovation platforms and supporting small holding farmers through participatory plant breeding” Bio: Dr. Yiching Song, obtained […]

Decolonizing Research Methods Workshop: Thurs. Sept 14, 3pm-5:30pm

Decolonizing Research Methods Workshop: Thurs. Sept 14, 3pm-5:30pm

Join the Food Systems Network for this Future of Food Global Dialogue Series workshop on Decolonizing Research Methods (DRM), beginning with an introduction from Dr. Nora Angeles, Associate Professor at the School of Community and Regional Planning.