The 8th International Conference on Seoul Urban Agriculture Expo

Overview
Date : May 17th Friday 10:00 ~ 17:50
Venue : Audiovisual Room, 1st F, Seoul
MC : Nahee Kim, Director, Pajeori Cooperative
Conference Program
TABLE
Program Time Contents
Opening
Ceremony
10:00 ~ 10:30 Opening and Welcome Speech
Keynote
Session
10:30 ~ 11:30 Healthy Life and Urban Environment through Urban Agriculture
Urban Food Systems for Improved Diets and Nutrition
Warren T . K . Lee, Senior Nutrition & Food Systems Officer,
Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) (Thailand)
Urban Agriculture in the Era of Climate Change
Jung Wk Kim, Co-chair, Committee on Green Growth (Korea)
Lunch
Break
11:30 ~ 13:00 Lunch Break
Session1 13:00 ~ 14:20 Food and Health
Moderator Jae chun Han, Chairman, Seoul Urban Agriculture Expert Association (Korea)
13:00 ~ 13:20 Meeting the Public Health Crisis in Australia: The Role of Urban Agriculture
Nick Rose, Lecturer, William Angliss Institute & Executive Director, The Australian Food Network (Australia)
13:20 ~ 13:40 [Taberu Communication]: Encounter and Exchanges between Rural and Urban Areas
Atsuhisa emori, Executive Director, Nippon Taberu Journal League (Japan)
13:40 ~ 14:00 Bridging the Divide: Urban Agriculture’s Role in Increasing Access to Healthy Food in Kentucky
Martin Richards, Executive Director, Community Farm Alliance (USA)
14:00 ~ 14:20 Healthy Food: Key Element for Health
Eun Ja Kim Director, JanonG Academy (Korea)
Session2 14:20 ~ 15:30 Urban Agriculture and Healing
Moderator SOOHAK KANG, Adjunct professor, Korea nazarene university (Korea)
14:20 ~ 14:40 Urban Agriculture and Family Health
NA RI JUN, General director, Green Power Plant Cooperative Nationwide (Korea)
14:40 ~ 15:00 Healing Effect and Social Values of Agricultural Activities
Gyung Mee Gim, Senior Researcher, National Institute of Horticultural and Herbal Science, Rural Development Administration (Korea)
15:00 ~ 15:20 Hen power: How urban chicken improves well-being of senior citizens
Huan-Ching YANG, Founder and Manager, Hen and Traveler (Taiwan)
15:20 ~ 15:25 Pleasant Kitchen Garden
Haneul Shin, Seoul Changseo Elementary School, 3rd grade student (Korea)
Break 15:25 ~ 15:40 Break
Session3 15:40 ~ 17:00 Urban Agriculture and the Healthy Environment
Moderator Seonghun KIM, Director/ Architecte – urbaniste,Geeumplus (Korea)
15:40 ~ 16:00 Growing more than food
Matthanee Nilavongse, Community and Arts, Incredible Edible Todmorden (England)
16:00 ~ 16:20 AGRICULTURAL PLANNING IN VIETNAM'S CITIES
NGUYEN THE LU, Professor, BING DUONG UNIVERSITY (Vietnam)
16:20 ~ 16:40 Urban Agriculture that Saves the Earth and Neighbors
Jun Ho Choi, Secretary General, Korea Federation for Environmental Movements (Korea)
16:40 ~ 17:00 Innovative concave green roof garden as Water-Energy-Food-Community Nexus
Mooyoung Han, Professor, Seoul National University (Korea)
General
Discussion
17:00 ~ 17:50 Moderator Wan Soon Kim, Professor, University of Seoul (Korea)
Discussants
Yongok Yeo, Representative, Urban Agricultural Gwanak Network (Korea)
Jie Hyung Kim, President, Daegu Urban Agriculture Citizens Association (Korea)
Sin-Ae Park, Professor, Department of Environmental Health Science, Konkuk University (Korea)
Jongsoo CHOI, Director, Land & Housing Corporation (Korea)
Registration Information
  • Registration Fee: 10,000 KRW
  • No refunds will be given after April 30th, 2019
  • For registration inquiry, please contact Gina Kim at ginakimchi@naver.com