2019 Overview

Food I Ag I Ideas Week is six days of speakers, events, tours, and demo showcases hosted in inspiring spaces with a build-your-own schedule format. Events are individually ticketed and heavily subsidized to allow for greater accessibility. Read more about how it works.

 

Tickets go on sale August 15th.

10/10: THURSDAY*

FOOD MANUFACTURING TOUR OF MINNEAPOLIS AND

SAINT PAUL

REGENERATIVE AGRICULTURE FARM TOUR 

INNOVATION IN BREWING AND DISTILLING SUMMIT

GROW NORTH'S CRASH THE NETWORKS HAPPY HOUR

hosted by FINNEGANS

10/11: FRIDAY*

GROW NORTH'S ENTREPRENEUR EDUCATION DAY
 

K-12 FARM TO SCHOOL: THE NEXT STEPS EVENT

Led by The Good Acre and MN Farm to School 

10/12 - 10/13: SATURDAY & SUNDAY*

FARMER'S MARKET AND RETAILER EVENTS

BELL MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

10/14: MONDAY*

GROW NORTH SESSIONS

ESCA BONA SPEAKER EVENT

THEY SAID WE WERE CRAZY: ENTREPRENEURS ON LAUNCHING THEIR IDEAS

UNLOCKING WHAT’S UNDER OUR FEET: INNOVATION IN REGENERATIVE AGRICULTURE

HOW ECOMMERCE IS TRANSFORMING THE FUTURE OF RETAIL

REVITALIZING THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIGENOUS FOOD SYSTEM: A CONVERSATION WITH SEAN SHERMAN, THE SIOUX CHEF AND INDIGENOUS FOOD ENTREPRENEURS

Led by the Canadian Consulate General of Minneapolis 

ROUNDTABLE NETWORKING LUNCHES

MAKER TO MARKET DEMO DAY

Led by The Good Acre and Lakewinds Co-op

INDIGENOUS FOOD SYSTEMS RECEPTION

Led by the Canadian Consulate General of Minneapolis 

Supported by Lazard

10/15: TUESDAY*

GROW NORTH SPEAKER SESSIONS

BRIDGING THE GAP: BIG DATA, TECH INNOVATION AND ON FARM REALITIES

WHAT'S NEXT FOR FOOD? A CONSUMER TRENDS PRESENTATION

A CONVERSATION  ON THE FUTURE OF FARMING
moderated by Field Work, MPR News

FUNDING THE FUTURE OF FOOD: 

A CONVERSATION ON CAPITAL

SOLVING THE PROBLEM OF FOOD WASTE

THE EVOLVING WORLD OF PROTEIN

ROUNDTABLE NETWORKING LUNCHES

INVITE-ONLY INVESTOR SUMMIT

TECHSTARS FARM TO FORK DEMO DAY

*Subject to change

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