2021 Food Waste Summit

McNamara Alumni Center • University of Minnesota, MN

FALL 2021





The 2021 Food Waste Summit is scheduled for Fall 2021 at the McNamara Alumni Center in Minneapolis. The health and safety of our guests, staff, and community are of utmost importance to us and we remain excited to host you next spring. We will continue to monitor the situation to ensure that we can provide a safe event for all.

Specific dates and location to be announced soon

About the summit

The 2021 Food Waste Summit will focus on the actions we need to take as we enter the final decade of our global goals to cut food waste in half. In addition to celebrating big collective wins and highlighting innovation and key initiatives in the sector, ReFED will release data, insights, and guidance from the brand new ReFED Insights Engine. Together we can build a more sustainable, resilient, inclusive food system. Seize the moment and join us!

Scholarship applications for the 2021 Food Waste Summit are now available

Please note that there are a limited number of scholarships available and that these will only cover the cost of registration.

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Thank You For Last Year

The 2019 Food Waste Summit, hosted by ReFED, brought together more than 400 action-oriented food businesses, investors, foundations, nonprofits, government agencies, innovators and academics to City View at METREON in San Francisco, CA to unlock the $100 billion+ food waste opportunity to cut food waste by half in 2030.

2019 Food Waste Summit
2019 ReFed Summit