Malaysia's 2nd Zero Waste Fest - Feeding Future Cities

Description
It’s estimated that by 2050 two-thirds of the world’s 10 billion inhabitants will be living in cities placing even greater strain on the global agricultural industry. However, new innovations and technological disruptions spurred on by the growing threats of climate change, depleting natural resources, and mounting consumer waste are coming online to help rethink and redesign entire systems surrounding the food industry. FEEDING FUTURE CITIES will highlight how the circular economy and zero-waste innovations are currently being developed within the F&B industry that will help to redefine and reshape how we produce, package and transport the food that will be FEEDING FUTURE CITIES.

Forum Details
Venue: The Linc KL
Date: 23rd June 2019 (Sunday)
Time: 4:30pm - 5:00pm

Speaker
Steve Fernandez has previously spent over 20 years in the Food Service & Hospitality industries helping to manage and open a slew of restaurants and bars before becoming the Category Manager and creative lead for the New York City based luxury fine-food retailer Dean & Deluca in Bangkok, Thailand.

His professional and educational journey began in the United States and transitioned into S.E. Asia, Australia / New Zealand and most recently Europe where he graduated top of his class and received his post-graduate degree in Design Management from the Istituto Europeo di Design (IED), Barcelona.

His passion for sustainable design innovation backed with professional insights served as the inspiration for his master’s thesis that aimed at finding a solution for the problems single-use disposable plastic pose within the food service industry, particularly within the realm of food delivery.

Steve plans to share his sustainable solutions and circular economic insights to help inspire and inform the ever growing Zero Waste Community as to how we can collectively reimagine, redesign, and feed more sustainable cities of the future.
Sun Jun 23, 2019
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM MYT
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360, Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
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Malaysia's 2nd Zero Waste Fest
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