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Risk Economics sponsored TEDx Manhattan: Changing the Way we Eat 2014

Risk Economics sponsored the third annual TEDx Manhattan 2014: Changing the Way we Eat. This one-day TEDx event explored the food system as we shift to a more sustainable way of eating and farming.  The goal of “Changing the Way We Eat” was to create new synergies, connections and collaborations across disciplines, to unite different areas of the food movement, and to introduce the TEDx audience to the exciting and innovative work being done in this field. The event hosted approximately 400 participants, and also included live webcasts to provide access to viewers worldwide.

Speakers included the following:-

  • Tom Colicchio, Crafted,
  • Myra Goodman, Earthbound,
  • Lance Price, George Washington University, and
  • Peggy Neu, Monday Campaigns.

The event was organized by Diane Hatz  and the TEDx Manhattan organizing team, and held on March 1st, 2014 at the Time Square Center in NYC.

TEDx 2014 talks: http://tedxmanhattan.org/2014-talks/

TEDx Manhattan 2014In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized. (Subject to certain rules and regulations.)

March 2nd, 2014, New York NY

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