Café 2057

Come play along in an iterative, hands-on collaborative experiment in imagining what cafe culture might be like 25 years from now. Participants will receive a small edible reward or a

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Hygieia, 2072

Pizzas made of Locust crust? Cassava flour cakes? Jell-O from the future! Welcome to Hygieia, an immersive dining experience, set in the year 2072. Step into our restaurant and experience

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Emerge Storytime

Children and families can take part in the fun with stories and science activities all about food! Join us each hour for new kid-friendly science experiments and a story time

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Lightening/Rapid Talks

Ted Talks style brief presentations sharing the speakers’ perspectives on The Future of Food. Join us at the Wells Fargo Stage for these two exciting sessions! 12:30 – 1 p.m. 

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The Future of Food means being sustainable. Food is at the center of our communities: the way we gather, the way we celebrate, and the way we live. ModLife is

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Outdoor Film Screening: Gather

Film starts at 6 p.m. on the Plaza Park Lawn Gather is an intimate portrait of the growing movement amongst Native Americans to reclaim their spiritual, political and cultural identities

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Something in the Air

The smell walks are for people 12+ and will be presented at the following times: 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm & 5:30 pm – 6:30

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Tasting History: Frybread, Culture, and National Identity

What exactly do we eat when we eat frybread? Come along and join Hope Peshlakai of Hope’s Frybread and Lindsay Kelley of the Australian National University to make and eat

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Altering the Food Cycle: Climate Impacts of Food

Production, transportation, and handling of food generate significant carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. Plus, when food waste ends up in landfills, it generates methane – an even more potent greenhouse gas.

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Humanities Lab: Food Justice for the Youth by the Youth

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Cyfest at Emerge

CYFEST-14: Ferment As part of Emerge: A Festival of Futures, 2022 Arizona, United States DatesNovember 14-20, 2022 Venue ASU MIX Center50 N. Centennial Way, Mesa, AZ 85201 Hours: 10:00 am – 5:00

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Leonardo LASER ASU-CYLAND: Fermentation

LASER ASU-CYLAND: FERMENTATIONChaired by Jenny Strickland LASER ASU-CYLAND: Fermentation will take place at the Emerge Festival in Mesa, Arizona. This year’s festival explores our relationship with food and what that will

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Citizen Science Kits at Your Library!

Learn about how pollinators are essential to our food supply system, observe mosquito larvae, assess air quality and more!

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Improv Comedy and Food Futures

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Pixel Plate

Pixel Plate is a shiny new kitchen appliance that can 3D print your food! Just enter your meal ticket, and a warm meal will be ready in minutes. Choices include