Scenes from a recent Camden Conference
The 27th Annual Camden Conference, The Global Politics of Food and Water takes place February 21-23, 2014, live from the Camden Opera House and simulcast to satellite venues, the Strand Theatre in Rockland, and the Hutchinson Center in Belfast.
The 27th Annual Camden Conference: The Global Politics of Food and Water
February 21-23, 2014
The Conference convenes on Friday evening, February 21, with the keynote address at 8PM, and continues on Saturday, February 22 from 8:45AM – 4:30PM and again on Sunday, February 23 from 8:45AM-12:30PM.
The provisional Program, including order of speakers and topics addressed, appears below, and is subject to change as it becomes further developed. For information on Conference Speakers, please click here.
Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Keynote Address: Two Pathways into the Future: Which to Choose?
The Role of Agricultural Biodiversity in Adapting to Climate Change
Africa’s Next Harvest: Technological Leapfrogging and Sustainable Agriculture
Overheated: The Human Cost of Climate Change
New Solutions for a Changing Ocean
Panel: Panel on What Agriculture Practices Are Best to Insure Global Food Security
Food Security Challenges Facing Maine and the United States
International Food Security: The Limits of Global Governance
Agriculture, Water and Nutrition: A Crisis or Will New Technologies Be in Time?
Final Panel of all speakers Q & A