"I am delighted that so many women are changing how we grow, cook, share and recycle our food. Education and innovation are paramount in the area and these women have it in bucketloads"
Our panel discussion theme is Doing Good with Food, Sustainability and Food Waste. Our panel will discuss food as a source for good, how we should use resources wisely for sustainability, how we package food so we don’t damage our planet and what we can do to eliminate food waste.
We will explore what working with food can teach us. What can we discover from our elders? What can we pass on to younger people? We will consider the answers to these questions and much more during the event.
Director of Waste Knot – with over 10 years’ experience in the fresh produce Jess witnessed the colossal amount of produce being cast aside for the sake of aesthetics alone and launched Waste Knot.
After the panel discussion, you are welcome to chat & network with the panellists. Joey O’Hare will also be on hand for anyone who wants to take advantage of the beautiful space within Soane’s Kitchen and get tips on food photography and styling.
Chair, Mecca Ibrahim said " I am delighted that so many women are changing how we grow, cook, share and recycle our food. Education and innovation are paramount in the area and these women have it in bucketloads."
Price includes a welcome drink and canapés. All are welcome both women and men! Book your tickets here
This event is one in a series of events this week from Women In the Food Industry, a pioneering new initiative championing and discussing the issues facing women in the food industry.
Proceeds from this event will go to Fare Share
Fare Share are the UK’s largest charity fighting hunger and food waste.
They believe that no good food should go to waste so they redistribute surplus food to charities that turn it into meals for vulnerable people. Last year they redistributed enough food for 36.7 million meals. But it’s about more than meals. The organisations they supply food to are places that provide life changing support, as well as lunch and dinner.
Hosted by Mecca Ibrahim and Janie Ash from Women In the Food Industry
For more details and how to book your tickets for Doing Good with Food visit this link. Plus details of all events, 2nd March to 10th March 2019 from Women In the Food Industry, a pioneering new initiative championing and discussing the issues facing women in the food industry can be found here https://www.womeninthefoodindustry.com/events .