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February 9, 2021

Global Food Systems to host invited speaker Jack Bobo

Submitted by Courtney Grice

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Jack Bobo, CEO of Futurity, will present "Science Communication and the Future of Food" from 9-10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 11, via Zoom.

Futurity is a food foresight company that works with food and agriculture organizations to better understand emerging food trends and consumer attitudes and behaviors so they can position themselves to thrive in an ever more complex world.

Bobo previously served as the chief communications officer and senior vice president for global policy and government affairs at Intrexon Corporation. He is a globally recognized thought leader, having delivered more than 300 speeches in 50 countries on the future of food, the role of science and technology in sustainably and nutritiously feeding the world, and how to build consumer trust.

To register, follow this link.