IFSI Events

Upcoming Events:


Right to Food Seminar Series - Fall 2017

The Office of International Programs and International Food Security at Illinois (IFSI) are excited to announce the Right to Food Seminar Series during Fall semester 2017, in conjunction with the Division of Nutritional Sciences. Please mark you calendar for these distinguished speakers. More details will be forthcoming.

September 6: Batamaka Some, West Africa Regional Representative, McKnight Foundation. 4 p.m. in 180 Bevier.

October 4: Lisa Moon, President and CEO, The Global FoodBanking Network, 4 p.m. in 180 Bevier.

November 15: Dr. Hilal Elver, United Nations Human Rights Council, Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food. Time and location TBD.


Past Events:

Third Annual International Food Security at Illinois (IFSI) Symposium: Commercial Agriculture in the Tropical Environments - April 2017

Dr. Jimmy Smith - IFSI lecture series October 2016

Second Annual Food Security Symposium: Using Big Data to Improve International Food Security - March 2016

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack - IFSI lecture series Sept. 2015

Food Systems for Food Security Symposium - Feb. 2015

Professor Emeritus Gerald Nelson - Inaugural lecture Sept. 2014

Office of International Programs Lectures and Events