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Tuesday April 19, 2011

Scott Hurd and Peter Jahr

  • Introduction to Session, Chair, Scott Hurd, Associate Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic & Production Animal Medicine, ISU, and Former USDA Deputy Undersecretary for Food Safety
  • Peter Jahr, Member of the European Parliament, Co-existence in the European Union

Getachew Belay

  • Getachew Belay, Senior Biotechnology Policy Advisor, Alliance for Commodity Trade in Eastern and Southern Africa, COMESA, The Role of Biotechnology and Biosafety Arrangements for Food Security in Africa

Maria Alejandra Sarquis

  • María Alejandra Sarquis, Inter-­-American Institute for Cooperation (IICA) on Agriculture Representative for Chile & Executive Secretariat of the Southern Agricultural Council (CAS) Food Choice and Trade

Lois Wright Morton

  • Lois Wright Morton, Professor of Sociology, Iowa State University, Sustainability and Resilience Concepts Applied to Agriculture

Chet Boruff

  • Chet Boruff, Chief Executive Officer, AOSCA, Role of Seed Certification in Crop Production

Scott Hurd, Session Chair

  • Session Report/Summary

Wednesday April 20, 2011

Manjit Misra

  • Welcome and Introduction, Manjit Misra, Director, Seed Science Center and BIGMAP

Eric Abbott and Jim Bair

  • Introduction to Session, Chair, Eric Abbott, Professor, Greenlee School of Journalism, Iowa State University
  • Jim Bair, Vice President, North American Millers’ Association, Low Level Presence in the Food Supply

Lowell Rheinheimer

  • Lowell Rheinheimer, Farm Resources Manager, Organic Valley/CROPP Cooperative, Maintaining Organic Integrity Within a Sea of Transgenics - How Organic Valley is Responding to the Dilemma of Unwanted GMO Contamination.

Lynn Clarkson

  • Lynn Clarkson, President, Clarkson Grain Company, Inc., Maintaining Purity for Identity Preservation

Kathleen Delate

  • Kathleen Delate, Professor of Agronomy & Horticulture, Iowa State University, Integrated Crop Management and Organic Agriculture

Rick Hellmich

  • Rick Hellmich, Research Entomologist, USDA-­-ARS. Halo Effects of Bt Crops

Eric Abbott, Session Chair

  • Session Report/Summary

Joe Colletti and Rikin Gandhi

  • Introduction to Session, Chair, Joe Colletti, Senior Associate Dean, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Iowa State University
  • Rikin Gandhi, Executive Officer, Digital Green, Sustainable Agriculture and Technology for Socioeconomic Development

Dick Thompson

  • Dick Thompson, Boone County, Iowa, Producer, Practitioner’s Perspectives on Sustainable Crop Production

Marty Matlock

  • Marty Matlock, Professor of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, University of Arkansas. Measuring Sustainability in Agriculture

Dennis Garrity and Joe Colletti

  • Dennis Garrity, Director General, World Agroforestry Centre, vEvergreen Agriculture: A Robust Approach to Food Crop Production Sustainability in the Tropics
  • Session Report/Summary - Joe Colletti, Session Chair