Urban Food Policies for cities’ regenaration

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Torino, italy

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September 22nd at 14:00 in your time zone

Free event

2 pm:

Introduction to the conference and the commitment of cities and Slow Food to urban food policies


  • Marta Messa, general secretary, Slow Food.
  • deputy mayor of the City of Turin.
  • deputy mayor of the City of Milan.

2.25 pm:

Food policies fostering innovation at urban level

The panel will discuss strategies and key milestones to manage urban food policies addressing food system transformation and social inclusion, through the analysis and perspectives of institutions, researchers, foundations and cities.


  • Researcher. Corinna Hawkes, University of London.
  • Food Finance. Joe Robertson, EAT, Senior Advisor, Sustainable Finance.
  • City network. Andrea Magarini, City of Milan & Chair of Eurocities Working Group Food.


  • Alice Casiraghi, City of Milan, Circularity expert

3:10 pm:

Regenerating urban food environments: cities experience.

The panel will present different approaches to crosscutting challenges faced by cities, under the framework of the food environment.


  •  Christine Oriol, City of Grenoble.
  •  Elisabetta Luzzi, Risorse per Roma SpA.
  • Kathy Belpaeme, City of Oostende.


  • Nevin Cohen, CUNY, food expert.

3.50 pm:


The panel is followed by a question and answer section.

Registration recommended here.

This event is part of the Food Trails project.

Funded by the European Union. Views and opinions expressed are however those of the author(s) only and do not necessarily reflect those of the European Union or CINEA. Neither the European Union nor CINEA can be held responsible for them.

Terra Madre Salone del Gusto is in Parco Dora, Turin, from September 22-26, 2022, with over 600 exhibitors and a series of workshops, conferences and tastings that show how we can regenerate our planet through food. #TerraMadre2022 is a Slow Food event.

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Event languages: IT, EN

Event location: 
, Feeding the city - Conference Space
Ingressi Verolengo e Mortara - Torino (italy)
GPS: 45.092435, 7.666317

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