Innovation and Investment in Food and Agriculture: Convening a Global Network

Ivo H. Daalder, President, Chicago Council on Global Affairs; Ertharin Cousin, Distinguished Fellow, Global Food and Agriculture; Dan Glickman, Distinguished Fellow, Global Food and Agriculture Program; Sanjeev Asthana, Nonresident Fellow, Global Food and Agriculture; Paul Schickler, Former President, DuPont Pioneer

Chicago has a long history as one of the leading cities in food and agriculture business and investment. With an uptick in the number of food startups, accelerators, and incubators globally, Chicago has continued to be a hub for investors and entrepreneurs. How can the Chicago community continue as a prominent city for food innovation and investments, and how can the Council’s global network and convening power best support their work? Join the Council and other food and agriculture leaders as they explore these questions at this private program and networking reception.

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