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South Carolina Food & Real Estate Forum: Exploring the Intersection of Food & Real Estate

September 11, 2017
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
The Schoolhouse
720 Magnolia Rd
Charleston, 29407 United States
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Register now! Space is limited! Eat, learn & connect at ULI South Carolina & Lowcountry Local First’s South Carolina Food & Real Estate Forum.

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 Keynote Speaker:

  • Daron “Farmer D” Joffe, nationally recognized organic/biodynamic farmer & eco-entrepreneur

Featuring ULI Real Estate Experts:

  • Steve Dudash, Thomas & Hutton
  • Diana Permar, Permar, Inc.
  • Carter Redd, The Beach Company, Managing Partner, Kiawah River
  • Stephen Zoukis, Raven Cliff Company

Expert Panelists & Food Entrepreneurs including:

  • Lindsey Barrow, Lowcountry Street Grocery
  • Sarah Clow, Growfood Carolina
  • Katie Donahoe, Wando High School Agriculture Instructor
  • Ben Gibson, Ashley Ridge High School Agriculture Instructor
  • Drew Harrison, The Green Heart Project
  • Germaine Jenkins, Chicora Community Garden
  • Carmen Ketron, MUSC Urban Farm
  • Ann Kulze, best-selling author, founder & CEO, Just Wellness, LLC
  • Harry Lesesne, Charleston Parks Conservancy
  • Hannah Raskin, The Post & Courier
  • Carl Sobicinski, Table 301, Greenville, SC
  • Stefanie Swackhamer, Tiger Corner Farms
  • Brian Wheat, Director of Sustainable Agriculture, Lowcountry Local First
  • Others to be confirmed!

Agenda Highlights:

11:30am–12:45pm Registration & Networking Lunch (featuring fresh food from a local chef/farm), Welcome & Meet the Chef
1:00–1:30pm Keynote Presentation: Daron “Farmer D” Joffe
Citizen Farmers: The Biodynamic Way to Grow Healthy Food, Build Thriving Communities & Give Back to the Earth
1:30–2:30pm Panel Discussion: Bridging the Gap—Food, Economic Development, Equity & Health, Moderated by Diana Permar, Permar, Inc.
2:45-3:45pm Panel Discussion: Returns on Investment—Health, Community & Real Estate, Featuring Carter Redd, The Beach Company and Steve Zoukis, Raven Cliff Company
4:00–4:30pm Inspiring Innovation: Lightning round presentations from passionate experts on how to create safer, healthier places to live & work, Moderated by Hannah Raskin, The Post & Courier
4:30pm Tour of the Magnolia Community Garden
5:00pm Networking Reception


$40 for YLG, students, public sector & nonprofits; $65 for members; $85 for non-members

Thank You to Our Host Sponsor





Thank You to Our Presenting Sponsors


Additional sponsorship opportunities available! Contact Amy Barrett at amy.barrett@uli.org for details.

Click here to view a list of attendees.

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