SLOW LIVING SUMMIT - Virtual Conference June 4 & 5

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SLOW LIVING SUMMIT - Virtual Conference

Keynotes: Thursday, June 4 & Friday June 5, 2020

Panel Discussions and more: Monday, June 8 - Friday, June 12

The 10th annual Slow Living Summit will be virtual! Live keynotes by Bill McKibben, Frances Moore Lappé, Tom Newmark and Sandra Steingraber, plus interactive panels, a farm tour and a happy hour. 

Topics include Social Justice & Climate Change, Regenerative Farming, Cooperative Ownership, Farm & Food Policy, and The Changing Landscape for Farm & Food Entrepreneurs During & After the Pandemic. 

www.slowlivingsummit.org

Strolling of the Heifers

Thursday, June 4

 

Time

Session

Details

1:00-1:45 PM Frances Moore Lappé, Author, Diet for a Small Planet  
3:00-4:30 PM Bill McKibben, Founder, 350.org  

 

Friday, June 5

 

Time

Session

Details

1:00-2:30 PM Tom Newmark, New ChapterThe Carbon UndergroundFinca Luna Nueva Lodge  
3:00-4:30 PM Sandra Steingraber  Fracking, Public Health, Climate
5:00-6:30

Happy Hour 

Informal mingling for attendees 

 

Monday, June 8

 

Time

Session

Details

1:00-2:30 PM Panel: Social Justice & Climate Change  
3:00-4:30 PM Ben & Jerry’s   Past, present and future of Ben & Jerry’s commitment to climate change issues

 

Tuesday, June 9

 

Time

Session

Details

1:00-2:30 PM Panel: Financing Farming  How can different financial models help fund farming. Co-op models and Regenerative Farming
3:00-4:30 PM Panel: Climate Change & Policy  From Government to Grassroots w/ Lt. Gov David Zuckerman

 

Wednesday, June 10

 

Time

Session

Details

1:00-2:30 PM Panel: Cooperative Ownership  Real Pickles & Vermont Employee Ownership Center
3:00-4:30 PM TBA  

 

Thursday, June 11

 

Time

Session

Details

1:00-2:30 PM Pete & Gerry’s Organic Eggs  Green Tea, Pete and Gerry’s Green initiative. Clean up day video and photos!
3:00-4:30 PM Karen Washington  Virtual Farm Tour of Rise & Root Farm and Presentation
5:00-6:30

Happy Hour

 

Friday, June 12

 

Time

Session

Details

1:00-2:30 PM V-Bike  Talk and Bike Demo
3:00-4:30 PM TBA
Date: 
Thursday, June 4, 2020 - 1:00pm