USSEC to Participate in Milan Expo Sustainability Event
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USSEC chairman Laura Foell and USSEC consultant David Green will participate in Milan EXPO 2015: Agricultural Innovation – Planting the Seeds for a Sustainable Future in Milan, Italy.
On October 9, at the USA Pavilion, Michael Scuse, Under Secretary for Farm & Foreign Agricultural Services, will give the keynote address. Mr. Green will speak on the topic of “Innovation as Part of Sustainability” and Ms. Foell will give an overview of the U.S. farm experience.
The USA Pavilion showcases the idea “American Food 2.0: United to Feed the Planet,” and spotlights American leadership on issues such as food security and policy, technology, nutrition and health, and culinary culture. Over 140 countries are participating in Milan EXPO 2015, and more than 20 million people are expected to visit before the World’s Fair concludes in October 2015. The USA Pavilion, focuses on the United States as an innovator not only in the food sector, but also in many aspects of culture, science, and business.