What does food have to do with the future of Melbourne?
Join a playground of urban ideas to be part of a week of thought provoking discussions with local experts, exploring bright ideas through playful making sessions that bring your ideas to life.
Who should attend?
Anyone interested in the way food, agriculture, waste and sustainability impact our city. Entrepeneurs, students, policy makers, nonprofits, startups, academics, farmers, scientists.
Big Ideas + Industry Panels
2pm-4pm, Experemedia, State Library Victoria
Join a panel of experts from the University of Melbourne, RMIT and industry as they discuss the days big theme whilst you dream up your big ideas through interactive workshop activities.
Panelists: Jennifer Sheridan (University of Melbourne), Ben McMenamin (Social Food Project), Greg Jacobs (City of Melbourne), Fiona Whitworth (Queen Victoria Market)
Big Art Build
5pm-7pm, RMIT University – Advanced Manufacturing Precinct Building 55, 58 Cardigan St, Carlton
Work with Melbourne’s best artists Use a range of supplied materials and tools to bring one of the big ideas to life in a dynamic prototyping workshop.
Artist: Zoe Mars