Will cities shape our perception of food and nature?

20.03. - 21.03.2019

Food for 9 billion people in 2050

20 March 2019 | 1st conference day

Michaela Kaniber, Bavarian State Minister for Food, Agriculture and Forestry, will open the Global Food Summit 2019 in the Munich Residenz. We are also very pleased that Her Excellency , Mariam Al Mehairi, UAE Minister of State for Food Security, Dubai World Expo 2020, will give a keynote speech on the topic: "Food Security through sustainable technology - enabled solutions across the value chain". In the evening the dinner will take place in the Silver Hall of the German Theatre Munich. After the conference a shuttle to the German Theatre will be provided.

Our speakers: see program

The conference is open to the public on presentation of a valid ticket. Tickets can be purchased here. Subsidized tickets are available for students, as well as for members of the Nutrition Cluster, employees of scientific institutions and members of professional associations.

For journalists, a visit to the conference is free of charge if they present a valid press card and register in advance. Please register here:

Place and time:
Admittance:  03:00 pm
Start: 03:30 pm
Place: Residenz München
Residenzstraße 1
80333 Munich

Please note: There are no parking spaces available. Use public transportation: Subway U3 | U6 Odeonsplatz

Arrival for dinner:
After the conference there will be a bus transfer from the company Fürst to the dinner. The buses will be waiting in front of the entrance to the Apothekenhof | Alfons-Goppel-Straße/Marstallplatz (see map).
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Access: only for invited guests and guests with a valid ticket that has been booked including dinner.

Place and Time:
Beginn: 07:00 pm
Place: Deutsches Theater München
Schwanthalerstraße 13
80336 Munich

The entrance to the Silbersaal is on the left, coming from Schwanthalerstraße, before the archway, at staircase III.

You can access the Google Maps view here: