Event Information


2017 Global Food Security Symposium

29 Mar 2017 to 30 Mar 2017

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs will convene its annual Global Food Security Symposium from March 29-30, 2017 in Washington, DC. With the inauguration of a new US presidential administration and Congress, it is more critical than ever to ensure that historic gains on food security continue, and that new challenges are met with action and innovation. The 2017 Symposium will offer key insights on how to leverage past successes, and invigorate future efforts, amidst an evolving global landscape. This unique window of opportunity is a chance to help shape the next decade of leadership on global food security.

The 2017 symposium will showcase the best of business, social, and policy innovation early in the next administration. The conference will bring together top visionaries from every sector to generate productive dialogue and actions necessary to advance global food security.