Wednesday 6-9pm: Debate on Birmingham 2050 food futures
You’ll be joining ten scientists, an architect and the city’s development strategist who are meeting face-to-face. Here they are:
And they’re coming to this first event of The New Optimists Forum, and the start of a year-long scenario planning exercise on food futures for Birmingham 2050.
Along with these people, there will be half a dozen others, too. Myself (Kate Cooper, I’ll be kicking things off), along with Norman Leet (who’s facilitating), Frances O’Brien (from Warwick Business School, who’ll be keeping us focussed on scenario planning, not just chatting happily) and a Podnosh social reporter team of Nick Booth, Jon Bounds and Gavin Wray.
And we’re really grateful to all our sponsors for the New Optimists Forum: