Impressions from the ACWFS Opening Symposium

Pictures from the lively ACWFS Opening Symposium on October 12th, 2017.

11/02/2017 | 11:55 AM

The Opening Symposium of the Amsterdam Centre for World Food Studies (ACWFS) on October 12th, 2017 brought together a broad audience from academics, policy making, civil society, and ACWFS partner organizations. The symposium was an occasion to celebrate a long tradition of food and nutrition security research at the Vrije Universiteit; on the photo pictured next you see the moderator of the meeting, Frank Kupper, presenting a word cloud, generated by on-line voting of the audience. For more photos, click here.

Read our summary of the event here

Keynote speech by Gerda Verburg

Keynote speech by Tim Lang

Keynote speech by Huanguang Qiu