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Carolyn Steel

Carolyn Steel

Carolyn has written, lectured and broadcast extensively on issues concerned with food, agriculture, architecture, urban design, ecology and culture, and is Visiting Lecturer in Architecture at Cambridge University, Visiting Professor in Food and Urban Design at Lincoln University, and Visiting Lecturer and Researcher in Rural Sociology at Wageningen University.

Carolyn is in increasing demand worldwide as a keynote speaker. Recent appearances include TEDGlobal (Oxford), TEDxDanubia (Budapest), World Planning Day International Conference, Melbourne Design Festival, Toronto Food Policy Council 20th Anniversary Summit, Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce (New York), Netherlands Environment Assessment Agency, National Building Museum (Washington DC), U.S. Green Building Council (New York), Princeton University, Domus Academy (Milan), Swedish Architecture Museum (Stockholm), Stroom Den Haag (The Hague), De Balie (Amsterdam), and Krakow City Council.

Appearances in the UK include The Royal Anthropological Institute, The Royal College of Art, The Food Ethics Council, The Science Museum, The Landscape Institute, The Bristol Festival of Ideas, EcoBuild, The Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment (Cabe), The Design Council, The Edinburgh Book Festival, The Oxford Book Festival and The London Festival of Architecture.

Carolyn chaired the launch of the UK government World Class Places Strategy (DCMS and CLG) and Food Security in the 21st Century – The New Dynamic (Chatham House) and has acted as advisor to the Dutch Agriculture Ministry's Innovatienetwerk and to the City of Groningen, with whom she is working to develop a 'Regional Food Vision'. In 2009, Carolyn was featured by The Ecologist Magazine as one of the UK's top ten '21st Century Visionaries'.


Video Links

Sitopia: How we can think through food; TED Talks, 2011

How Food Shapes Our Cities; TED Talks. July 2009

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Carolyn Steel - Hungry City Web