Monthly Forum: April Forum – Sustainable Food Systems

Date: April 19, 2017

Time: 6:30-8:00 PM

Host: GreenHomeNYC

Type: GreenHomeNYC


This month’s Forum is targeted to those who are interested in the food and organics issues that cities are facing amidst a trend toward zero waste goals and sustainable materials management. Five experts will discuss how they’re designing and implementing more sustainable urban food systems that will help NYC achieve it’s “0x30” goal to send zero waste to landfills by the year 2030.



  • Michael HurwitzDirector, Greenmarket Program, GrowNYC
  • Thomas McQuillanDirector of Food Service Sales and Sustainability, Baldor Specialty Foods
  • Clare MiflinAssociate Principal, Kiss + Cathcart; Leader, AIA Design Guidelines for Zero Waste Advisory Committee
  • Christina GracePrincipal, Foodprint Group; Co-leader, AIA Design Guidelines for Zero Waste Advisory Committee
  • Maya ShenkmanDirector of Hotel Services, Great Forest; Member, Hotel Association of NYC Sustainability Committee


After the event we’ll be heading to a nearby bar for networking and connecting. Location to be announced at the forum. Please join us!