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In this program you will find the full schedule for Terra Madre 2008:
Plenary ceremonies and Earth Workshops: the opening) and closing) ceremonies will be held at the Isozaki Palace (Palasport Olimpico Isozaki – Corso Sebastopoli 123) ). Earth Workshops - the thematic meetings that bring together producers from the communities, cooks, academics, youth, students, observers and technical experts - will be held at the Oval Lingotto venue. Complete description.
In an important development, the 2008 edition is opening the Earth Workshops and the opening and closing ceremonies to the public. Book your place here.
Terra Madre Conferences at Salone del Gusto: these conferences, taking place within Lingotto and dedicated to the major themes of Terra Madre, provide important opportunities for visitors to Salone to meet with food communities. Complete description.
In addition, Terra Madre delegates are invited to participate in the sensory education activity To the Origins of Taste, and the Regional Meetings.
Outside the main program, events not to be missed include the Sounds of Terra Madre: 51 groups from thirty nations that will perform to defend musical diversity inside both the Lingotto Fiere and Oval venues. View the complete list of groups here, and the daily program.

Appointments scheduled to be held outside of the Oval are in bold type.


October 23th 2008


15:00 - OPENING PLENARY ASSEMBLY (PalaIsozaki)


Friday, October 24th 2008


10:00 - 17:00 - EDUCATION - Journey To the Origins of Taste ( Balcony of the Terra Madre Pavilion)

Regional Meetings
10:00 - Africa (Room D)
10:00 - Australia (Room C)
10:00 - Baltic Countries (Room 1)
10:00 - Canada (Room B)
10:00 - Italy (Room A)
10:00 - Brazil (Room F)
10:00 - Norway (Room 2)
10:00 - Russian-speaking Eastern Europe (Room E)
10:00 - Spain (Room G)

12:00 – Slow Food – Terra Madre and experiences with project-based membership - Meeting of English speaking communities ( (Stand Slow Food) )


12:00 - The New Slow Food Presidia® Project in Italy (Sala Cittaslow)

12:00 - The Future of the Climate and Food (Sala Gialla)

12:00 - Greece and Cyprus (Room 2)
12:00 - Nordic Countries (Room 1)
13:00 - Germany and Switzerland (Room B)
13:00 - Holland (Room F)
13:00 - India (Room G)
13:00 - Ireland (Room E)
13:00 - Latin America (Room A)
13:00 - Sweden (Room C)
14:00 - Japan (Room 1)
14:00 - North American Natives (Room 2)

15:00 – It Can Be Done Without GMOs(Sala Gialla)

15:00 – The Experience of the Food Communities Network and Presidia in Brazil(Sala Cittaslow)

15:00 - Asia and Oceania (Room E)
15:00 - Mexico, Central America and Caribbean(Room D)
15:00 - English-speaking Eastern and Central Europe (Room B)
15:00 - France (Room G)
15:00 - South America (Room C)
15:00 - United Kingdom (Room F)
15:00 - USA (Room A)
16:00 - Austria (Room 1)
16:00 - Economuseums (Room 2)

18:00 – Seeds and Rights(Sala Gialla)



Saturday, October 25th 2008


10:00 - 17:00 - EDUCATION - Journey To the Origins of Taste ( Balcony of the Terra Madre Pavilion)

12:00 – Slow Food – Terra Madre and experiences with project-based membership - Meeting of Russian speaking communities ( (Stand Slow Food) )

10am - STRATEGIES - Food in the engine? (Room A)

10am - PRODUCTS – Potatoes and other tubers (Room B)

10am - NETWORK OF UNIVERSITIES – The projects (Room C)

10am - PRODUCTS and PRODUCERS - The network of quality coffee (Room D)

10am - EDUCATION – Healthy canteens (Room E)

10am - MARKETS–Participative development models (Room F)

10am - DEVELOPMENT – Producing quality with dignity (Room G)

12:00 - Earth Markets®: from Tuscany to Lebanon, Slow Food’s Project for a Short Supply Chain (Sala Cittaslow)

13:00 - The Future of the Climate and Food (Room C)
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13:00- RESOURCES- Saving Amazonia by using the foods of the forest (Room E)

13:00 - PRODUCTS – Honey depends on bees (Room G)

15:00 – When Food Makes Us Ill (Sala Gialla)

15:00 – Slow Food and Piedmont for Africa: Biodiversity as a
Motor for Development
(Sala Cittaslow)

15:00 - NETWORK OF COOKS – Sustainability in the restaurant, sustainability of restaurants (Room A)

15:00 - MARKETS – Fewer intermediaries, more trust (Room B)

15:00 - NETWORK OF UNIVERSITIES – The big themes of Terra Madre and education (Room C)

15:00 - MARKETS – Indications of origin (Room D)

15:00 - PRODUCTS - Fruit and vegetables in a global market (Room E)

15:00 - STRATEGIES – When the product speaks (Room F)

15:00 - PRODUCTS – Meat: native breeds and good practices (Room G)

14:00 – Slow Food – Terra Madre and experiences with project-based membership - Meeting of Spanish speaking communities ( (Stand Slow Food) )

16:00 – Slow Food – Terra Madre and experiences with project-based membership - Meeting of German speaking communities ( (Stand Slow Food) )

18:00 – Growing or Improving? (Sala Gialla)


Sunday, October 26th 2008


10:00 - 17:00 - EDUCATION - Journey To the Origins of Taste ( Balcony of the Terra Madre Pavilion)

10:00 – Slow Food – Terra Madre and experiences with project-based membership - Meeting of French speaking communities ( (Stand Slow Food) )


10:00 - NETWORK OF COOKS – The roots of a menu (Room A)

10:00 - EDUCATION – Learning communities (Room B)

10:00 - RESOURCES – Water and agriculture (Room C)

10:00 - PRODUCTS – Cereals: local identities and global raw materials (Room D)

10:00 - PRODUCTS – Cheese: tradition and regulations (Room E)

10:00 - MARKETS – How much can I sell it for? (Room F)

10:00 - RESOURCES – Tradition, sustainability and technology (Room G)

12:00 – Slow Food – Terra Madre and experiences with project-based membership - Meeting of Portugese speaking communities ( (Stand Slow Food) )

12:00 - Another Approach to Viticulture is Possible (Sala Cittaslow)

12:00 - Food Security, the Challenges of Climate Change and
Bioenergy
(Sala Gialla)

13:00 - PRODUCTS - Honey: all the steps for quality (Room E)

13:00 - NETWORKS – The promotion of natural fibers (Room F)

15:00 - The Food Crisis and Global Challenges (Sala Gialla)

15:00 - The School Garden Network (Sala Cittaslow)

15:00 - NEW NETWORKS – Youth, food, agriculture (Room A)

15:00 - RIGHTS – Sharing in order to protect (Room B)

15:00 - MARKETS - Consumers seeking producers (Room C)

15:00 - AGROECOLOGY – Stopping the cement (Room D)

15:00 - DEVELOPMENT – Last call (Room E)

15:00 - RESOURCES – Custodian herders (Room F)

15:00 - PRODUCTS – Fish: transform and preserve (Room G)

19:00 - CLOSING PLENARY ASSEMBLY (PalaIsozaki)
The closing ceremony has been transformed into a concert where Turin’s Mau Mau - historical supporters of Slow Food – will perform and conduct a performance dedicated to the sounds of Terra Madre. A selection of the fifty groups (link) who will be playing at Lingotto and the Oval in the preceding days will join Mau Mau on stage for an unrepeatable concert. Click here to book.


Monday, October 27th 2008

12:00 - Food is Sacred (Sala Gialla)


 
 
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