CANBERRA'S FIRST-EVER SUSTAINABLE FOOD EVENT

17 November 2020

18-19 May 2021 - Hotel Realm  

14-15 June 2022

On the 17th November 2020, Canberra played host to the RDA ACT Food in the Capital sustainable food conference program. It was the first in a 3 part series set out to connect people from across the industry including farmers, food businesses and manufacturers, community groups, thought leaders and policy makers;

On May 18, 2021 we are hosting event 2 in the series, Food in the Capital 2. Held over two days,  Day 1 will be the Conference component a the Hotel Realm Canberra -  an exciting exploration of urban and regional farming, logistics and social enterprises. Day 2 is your opportunity to see food in action, with your choice of either a rural or peri-urban tour showcasing local producers in the Canberra region.

Tickets are strictly limited to ensure covid safety so book early:

Did you know that improvements to our Food System envisaged at FIC could conservatively:

  • Generate up to 3,000 jobs for the local economy.

  • Reduce Canberran’s grocery costs by $200 million.

 

Be part of the story! 

SPEAKERS & PANELISTS

Over three separate one day-programs over 95 speakers and panelists from around the globe

will share their expertise and insights.

MAY EVENT PROGRAM

Over this COVID safe two day program you will be engaged and inspired by an extensive program  exploring topics from rural and urban farming, transport logistics and the

latest in social venture ideas.

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HENRY
GORDON-SMITH

Managing Director, Agritecture

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DR RACHEL CAREY

Lecturer in Food Systems,
University of Melbourne

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MARC NOYCE

CEO,
Biofilta

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GET IN TOUCH

We hope to see you at Food in the Capital. If you have questions about the registration process, our program or general information, please don’t hesitate to reach out.

Thanks for submitting!

A REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AUSTRALIA EVENT

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