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2012 Summit Agenda & Worksessions

 Conference Agenda

8:00am -9:00am              Check-in and Coffee/Tea 
9:00am -9:15am              Welcome by Kat West, Multnomah County Office of Sustainability & Sonia Manhas,                                                                       Multnomah County Health Department 
9:15am -9:30am              Remarks by Multnomah County Chair Jeff Cogen
9:30am -10:00am            Rev. Dr. W. G. Hardy, Keynote Speaker "A Call to Action: Equity and the Food Movement"
10:00am – 10: 10am        Remarks by Congressman Earl Blumenauer, & Multnomah County District 3 Commissioner                                                          Judy Shiprack
               Transition Break:  Remarks by Weston Miller, Extension Service, Oregon State University 
10:10am-11:30am        Breakout #1
11:30 am-1:10pm        Seasonal Buffet Lunch  
                                       Plenary Session: Food Justice in Action: A Discussion with Local Leaders
                                                 Commissioner Nick Fish, City of Portland
                                                 Lisa Sedler, New Seasons Market
                                                 Corliss McKeever, African American Health Coalition
                                                 Larry Thompson, Thompson Farms    

1:10pm – 2:30pm        Breakout #2

2:40pm-4:00pm        Breakout #3