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THANK YOU for registering for the 2020 Virtual Cook County Food Summit!
For a list of all sessions with Closed Captioning in Spanish, click here.

**Did you know that special Produce(n)Protest boxes are available in connection to Chef Emm’s cooking class on Friday? Pick up a box at Urban Growers Collective’s South Chicago Farmstand this Saturday, 10/17, for $35! Order your box here.

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¡GRACIAS por registrarte en la Cumbre Alimentaria del condado de Cook 2020!
Para obtener una lista de sesiones con subtítulos en español, haga clic aquí.

** ¿Sabías que las cajas especiales de Produce(n)Protest están disponibles en conexión con la clase de cocina del Chef Emm el viernes? ¡Recoja una caja en el puesto agrícola de Urban Growers Collective en el sur de Chicago este sábado 17 de octubre por $35! Ordene su caja aquí.
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Friday, October 16 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Closing Plenary: Growing Cook County's Good Food Future / Cierre plenario: Hacer crecer el futuro de la comida saludable en el condado de Cook

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In the midst of a pandemic, a changing climate, and an uncertain economic future, where does Cook County's food system go from here? Learn from experts in the field about how the landscape of farms, food businesses, and institutions is addressing this uncertainty with resiliency and action.

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En medio de una pandemia, un clima cambiante y un futuro económico incierto, ¿hacia dónde se dirige el sistema de alimentos del condado de Cook? Aprende de los expertos en el campo sobre cómo el panorama de las granjas, los negocios de comidas y las instituciones encaran esta incertidumbre con resiliencia y acción.

Moderators
avatar for Rodger Cooley

Rodger Cooley

Executive Director // Director Ejecutivo, Chicago Food Policy Action Council

Speakers
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Lena Hatchett

Associate Professor // Profesora Asociada, Loyola University Chicago
Lena Hatchett, PhD, is an Associate Professor at Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences, Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics, and co-founder and executive lead for Proviso Partners for Health, a nationally-recognized community coalition to promote racial and economic opportunity... Read More →
avatar for Erika Allen

Erika Allen

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Operations // Cofundadora y Directora Ejecutiva de Operaciones, Urban Growers Collective
Erika Allen is the Co-Founder, CEO - Operations Director for Urban GrowersCollective and the President of Green ERA Educational NFP and Co-Owner of GreenEra Sustainability Partners.Erika Allen founded and was the Director of Growing Power – Chicago for 15-yearsprior to the closing... Read More →
avatar for Johari Cole-Kweli

Johari Cole-Kweli

Farmer // Agricultor, Iyabo Farms
avatar for Angela Mason

Angela Mason

Senior Director of Windy City Harvest // Directora Principal de Windy City Harvest, Chicago Botanic Garden


Friday October 16, 2020 1:30pm - 2:30pm CDT
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