20 Sep 2018 - 21 Sep 2018 / Turin, Italy
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20 Sep 2018 - 21 Sep 2018
Turin, Italy
Food for Change: Technological and Commercial B2B Meetings

                        «We can turn the world around  
                         we can turn the earth’s revolution  
                         we have the power
                         People have the power

                                                                              Patti Smith.

Terra Madre Salone del Gusto is the biggest international event dedicated to food. The 12th edition, organized in collaboration with the Region of Piedmont and City of Turin, will be held from September 20 to 24, 2018, in Turin, Italy.

Terra Madre Salone del Gusto is a biennial Slow Food event, which brings together international producers, communities, chefs, and visitors in the celebration of good, clean and fair food. This year it will be held at Lingotto Pavilion, Piazza Castello and various other locations throughout Turin.

The event includes an international market, where producers selected based on the Slow Food philosophy will be present to share their products and stories. Hundreds of Presidia and food communities will attend, and for five days will bring the world’s food agrobiodiversity to the city and discuss shared challenges and solutions.

Other areas will include an enoteca, street food area, and thematic spaces focusing on: Bees and Insects, Food and Health, Seeds, Slow Meat and Slow Fish.

Numerous activities will be offered during these days including forums and conferences presenting influential figures who will offer multiple perspectives on how food can change the world, for better or for worse. There will also be Workshops and Cooking Schools, will be presented by chefs conscious that we cannot separate pleasure from responsibility towards producers and who use creativity to promote their local areas. Many other activities will be announced soon, keep an eye out for the official program!

This year, Terra Madre Salone del Gusto looks to its visitors and asks all of them to consider Food for Change. The event will foster a dialogue with all visitors, starting from a broad sharing of knowledge, seeking to inspire a change in people’s food habits.

Stay tuned on: https://salonedelgusto.com/


Closed since 14 September 2018


Turin, Italy

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Participants 303
Meetings 423


Albania 3
Australia 2
Brazil 1
Canada 2
Czech Republic 1
Denmark 2
El Salvador 3
Finland 1
France 4
Germany 2
Greece 1
Iran, Islamic Republic Of 1
Israel 2
Italy 249
Latvia 1
Macedonia 1
Morocco 1
Netherlands 5
Peru 4
Poland 1
Romania 1
Russia 2
Singapore 1
Slovakia 1
Spain 2
Sweden 2
Switzerland 3
Ukraine 1
United Kingdom 3
United States 2
Total 305


Other 24
Company 131
Buyer 23
Exhibitor 108
University 15
R&D 4
Total 305