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ESPP Colloquia: Sustainable Food Systems in Developing Countries
Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
105, Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center 219 S. Harrison Road East Lansing, MI 48824
Asian Studies Center
Event Details:

ESPP Research Colloquia on Agriculture in Developing Countries

2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018

A panel discussion featuring:

  • Karen Garrett, a professor at the University of Florida and founded their Institute for Sustainable Food Systems. She works on evaluating new food systems platforms to determine if they are having a positive impact after considering socioeconomic and biophysical factors
  • Cynthia Rosenzweig, project lead at NASA's Goddard Institute and a professor of EnvSci at Barnard College. She heads the Climate Impacts Group at NASA, which investigates the interaction of climate change/variability on food systems.
  • Karimbhai Maredia, Professor of Entomology, Michigan State University
  • Jennifer Hodbod, Assistant Professor, Community Sustainability, Michigan State University

Organized by Christina Azodi, Ph.D. student in Plant Biology and ESPP