VERGE San Francisco

Date: October 27-30, 2014
Location: Palace Hotel, San Francisco, CA

Rainforest Alliance will participate in a panel discussion at VERGE San Francisco entitled Can Conventional Ag Scale Sustainably? The discussion will touch on how to feed 9 billion people and the sustainability of our food, water and land use.

VERGE is a GreenBiz Group global event and focuses on how technology accelerates sustainable solutions across industries and sectors.The event brings together the world’s largest companies, technology innovators, and cities, creating a broad ecosystem of players to accelerate opportunities for business, the environment, and society. The program focuses on practical, scalable, solutions-oriented conversations through six program tracks: new energy systems, next-gen buildings, resilient cities, sustainable mobility, smarter supply chains, and the food-energy-water nexus.

For more information, go to:

http://events.greenbiz.com/events/verge/san-francisco/2014

Ramon nut, a sustainable superfood - photo by Sergio Izquierdo

How will we feed the 9.8 billion people who will share Earth in 2050?