If you haven’t registered yet, Join Slow Money NYC for an evening of networking and discussion as we explore what it means to be “local.” The evening will feature a panel discussion, local company presentations (and product samples) and conversations with the Slow Money NYC community.
Date: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 from 6:00-8:00 PM
6:00 – Slow Start:Networking & Snacking – Nosh & Drink Available from the Bar Below – Food samples available from food enterprises presenting at our Gathering.
6:10 Brief Intro:What is Slow Money?
6:15 — Panel Discussion:“What is Local”?
We all want to support the growth of local food. But what exactly is “local”? Grown locally? Made nearby? Miles away? Our discussion of “local” food will focus on its particular value to Slow Money investors and to building the sustainability of the NYC foodshed.
7:20-7:50 – Entrepreneur Presentations: Three innovative food businesses tell their stories and define their own view of what is “local”.