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How do we grow a sustainable food system for the future? This guiding question will provide a framework for the Summit as we explore key topics including: new methods for farming, storytelling from entrepreneurs, alternatives to capital investment and alternatives to financing your business.
Summit tracks include: finding the hidden opportunities in farm to table business models, how to turn permaculture practices into a self-sustaining business model and entrepreneurship tools and tactics.
This Year's Featured Speakers:
Charles Eisenstein- author of Sacred Economics
Chuck Collins- author of Born on Third Base
Philip Ackerman-Leist- author Rebuilding the Foodshed
This Year's Panel Discussions:
Entrepreneur Storytelling: Entrepreneurs tell their stories of building, growing, and marketing their businesses
New Methods for Farming: Learn about new channels to market, farming techniques, and innovative foods
Speaking Investors' Language for Entrepreneurs: Hear what investors want to know from entrepreneurs, which type of funding and investor is right for your business, and when you should consider funding
More information at www.slowlivingsummit.org