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4th Annual GrowRIVERSIDE

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Title

4th Annual GrowRIVERSIDE

Location

Zapara School of Business

Start Date/Time

3/30/2017 7:30 AM

End Date/Time

3/30/2017 5:30 PM

Type of Event

Business Events;Green

Contact

jjong@riversideca.gov, www.GrowRiv.com, (951) 826-5265

Description

Join us for the 4th Annual GrowRIVERSIDE Conference: Grow With Us! |  | Learn with 16 sessions through four tracks.  | Explore career opportunities through two student programs. | Network with regional food systems stakeholders.  |  | Conference keynote speaker: Will Allen, Urban Farmer and Founder of Growing Power |  |  |  | After a brief career in professional basketball and a number of years in corporate marketing at Procter and Gamble, Will Allen returned to his roots as a farmer, using his retirement package to purchase a plot of inner-city land with greenhouses, where he has built the country‚Äôs pre-eminent urban farm and is transforming the cultivation, production, and delivery of healthy foods to underserved urban populations. |  | Breakout Sessions |  | Track 1: Farming How Tos | Track 2: Food and Ag Business Development | Track 3: Connecting Community Development and Food Systems | Track 4: Student Program |  | Check www.growriv.com for more information. |  | Ticket holder voluntarily assumes that their email will be used to receive emails pertaining to GrowRIVERSIDE. We are committed to keeping your e-mail address confidential. We do not sell, rent, or lease our subscription lists to third parties, and we will not provide your personal information to any third party individual, another government agency, or company at any time unless compelled to do so by law. |  | Cost: Varies

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