The goal of the Urban Food Systems Symposium is to bring together a national and international audience of academic and research-oriented professionals to share and gain knowledge on urban food systems and the role they play in global food security. This symposium includes knowledge on: urban agricultural production, local food systems distribution, urban farmer education, urban ag policy, planning and development, food access and justice, and food sovereignty.

Browse the contents of Urban Food Systems Symposium:

2022 - Building Coalitions for a Changing World
(Kansas City, MO, host Kansas State University)
2020 – Nourishing Cities in a Changing Climate
(Virtual, host Kansas State University)
2018 - Developing Urban Food Systems for Sustainable and Resilient Communities
(Minneapolis, MN, host University of Minnesota)
2016 - Changing the Way We Think About Global Food Security
(Olathe, Kansas, host Kansas State University)