The Future of Food - American Museum of Natural History



Date: 03/05/13
Ages: All
Price: $15 , $13.50 members, students, seniors
Address:
200 Central Park West - 212-769-5100
New York, NY
www.amnh.org

Description: What are the hidden forces that shape what we eat? How will biotechnology and trade change our food systems in the future? Are genetically modified foods the problem, the solution, or beside the point? Can we "patent" nature? Bust through common myths and discover the real science and issues beyond the headlines in this groundbreaking conversation with experts from diverse fields. Join plant geneticist Paul Gepts, economic journalist Fred Kaufman, ethicist Paul Root Wolpe, and intellectual property lawyer Rochelle Dreyfuss for an intellectual feast about the future of food.