Introducing The 2020 UFWH Zoom Summit!
Due to the impact of COVID-19, the in-person UFWH Summit at the University of Kentucky has been cancelled. BUT, we would love for you to attend via Zoom!
Join us for a Zoom UFWH Summit on March 19 from 10:45 am to 3:15 pm Eastern Time
We hope you can all join us Thursday, March 19 for a virtual 15th anniversary Universities Fighting World Hunger Summit. We appreciate everyone’s understanding, support and positive responses for our change in format.
Zoom UFWH Summit Topics:
- Hunger Pains – An Award-Winning Poem by AaronR
- Keynote 1: Planet of Plenty™: Agriculture in a World Without Hunger, Nikki Putnam (Alltech)
- Keynote 2: Achieving Zero Hunger: Perspectives from an African Agricultural Research Scientist and a Food Security Advocate, Esther Ngumbi (University of Illinois)
- Campus Super Session: UFWH 101: Comprehensive Approach to Campus Hunger
- Domestic Super Session: Hunger in the Rural US
- Global Super Session: Feeding the World
- Keynote 3: A MEANS to Food Security, Maria Rose Belding (MEANS)
- One University’s 15-year UFWH Story
Download the full agenda. Please note, this event time will take place in US Eastern Time.
NO REGISTRATION IS NEEDED TO ATTEND. Attendance is capped at 300, so log in early to guarantee your spot.
Join from PC, Mac, Linux, or mobile device: https://uky.zoom.us/j/212599710
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Meeting ID: 212 599 710
International numbers available: https://uky.zoom.us/u/adpDs3rbfj
Or Skype for Business (Lync):
Continue the Conversation:
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Watch for future announcements from Auburn University on attending webinars from other presenters for UFWH Summit 2020.
Each year hundreds of students, representing UFWH activities at campuses around the world, gather to share best practices and inspiration, listen to world-renowned keynote speakers and honor extraordinary student leaders. The Summit has been hosted at various campuses around the world – including George Washington University in Washington DC, Guelph University in Ontario, Canada and National University of Agriculture (UNA) in Honduras.
2020 UFWH Summit
March 19-20, 2020
University of Kentucky
2019 UFWH Summit
March 15-16, 2019
THANK YOU, to University of Southern Maine for a GREAT SUMMIT!!!
2018 UFWH Summit
March 16-17, 2018
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
THANK YOU, to University of Illinois for a GREAT SUMMIT!!!
2017 UFWH Summit
Summit2: One Movement. Exponential Impact.
2016 UFWH Summit:
From Poverty to Promise
Nearly 400 university students, faculty, administrators, and leaders from the private and public sectors gathered at the University of Missouri – Columbia for the 11th Annual Summit from February 25-27. Keynote speakers included World Food Prize Laureate Catherine Bertini and Journalist and author Roger Thurow. Interactive sessions featured panels of experts as well as students sharing best practices. Topics ranged from a how-to session tutorial on developing state-wide Hunger Dialogues to discussions on mitigating hunger through social protection, innovative solutions through public-private partnerships and how the media treats hunger.
Summit 2016 Media