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The Role of U.S. Research Universities in Meeting the Global Food Security Challenge

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AAAS invites you attend the 2016 AAAS Charles Valentine Riley Memorial Lecture featuring Randy Woodson, Chancellor of North Carolina State University. His talk will focus on the technologies, interdisciplinary research opportunities, international partnerships and educational programs universities will need to develop in an effort to contribute to this global challenge. Following the Lecture, there will be a panel discussion with Dr. Woodson; Carl Bednarski, President, Michigan Farm Bureau; Chavonda Jacobs-Young, Administrator, USDA Agricultural Research Service;Steve Verett, Executive Vice President, Plains Cotton Growers, Inc.; and M. Peter McPherson, President, Association of Public and Land-grant Universities.