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World Food Day aims to heighten public awareness of the plight of the world's hungry and malnourished and to encourage people worldwide to take action against hunger. Rarely has World Food Day assumed greater meaning than at the present time, as rapidly rising food prices risk increasing the number of hungry people.
To commemorate World Food Day, the Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture is pleased to announce a special lecture:
Topic: Food, Facts and Fantasy: The Invasion of Unreason
Date: Thursday, October 16, from 4 until 6 p.m.
Venue: Auditorium Hotel Royal, Schwarzwaldallee 179, 4058 Basel
Keynote Speaker: Professor Sir Colin Berry
Discussants: John Atkin, Chief Operating Officer Crop Protection, Syngenta and Karsten Neuffer, Head Strategy & Planning, Syngenta
Moderator: Marco Ferroni, Executive Director, Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture
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