The Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute is pleased to introduce the “Water for Food Global Forum,” a virtual series of events over a one-month period that will convene leading international experts, growers, and organizations to focus on achieving global water and food security. The Forum will focus on integrating knowledge and practice.
The forum is free and open to the public. Registration can be accessed using the link below.
Forum Attendee Hub website
All the content is available on the Attendee Hub website. Content available in included on-demand content that will be released each week, along with live sessions. Two-way interaction with participants and speakers is possible through Q&A and our slack channel. Once you have registered, you will be able to sign into the Attendee Hub using the link below.
Visit Attendee Hub website
Virtual Event FAQs
For specific information on how to use and navigate the Attendee Hub website follow the link below. Note that registration is required to access this page.
The Forum features both on-demand and live content — live sessions are held each Thursday, 9-11 a.m. CT, and special live side events are held at various times throughout the month. New on-demand content is released each Monday and can be watched whenever is convenient. Each week is focused on a particular theme related to the mission of ensuring food and water security for all:
- Food Systems and Nutrition - October 3-9
- Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Agriculture and Water Management - October 10-16
- Water and Nutrient Management - October 17-23
- Climate Change and Extreme Events - October 24-30
Connect and Engage via Slack
Meet and engage with other attendees and speakers through our Slack workspace. Slack is a simple chat app that allows for networking and collaboration. We will use Slack as a way to network during the Forum, but also as a tool long after to foster new collaborations on projects, share other relevant events and stay in touch. Check out this quickstart guide to using Slack.
Join the slack workspace
Join us on social media using the hashtag #water4food! You can also find us on the platforms below. Just click the link below to join us.
View our social media
If you are having trouble getting registered for our conference, please contact Amber Poythress (firstname.lastname@example.org). If you are having problems with the Attendee Hub website, please contact Craig Eiting (email@example.com).