Section V: Ecological Civilization

Track 4:  Seizing an Alternative: the Future of Meat without Animals
(Brianne Donaldson)

 

 This track explores “The Future of Meat Without Animals,” following recent financial and cultural endorsements of meatless meat companies by major public figures. Participants will address ethical, economic, agricultural, religious, cultural, and gender issues surrounding a future of meatless meat during the event as well as in pre-conference online forums.

The Future of Meat Without Animals website and Facebook page

the future of meat without ANIMALS

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Track Schedule:

THURSDAY, JUNE 4, 2015

8:00 AM – 6:30 PM

Bridges Auditorium Lobby

Registration

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Bridges Auditorium

Public Plenary

Bill McKibben:

Climate Warming as a Civilizational Crisis

9:15 PM – 10:00 PM

Bridges Auditorium,

North Patio

Reception

FRIDAY, JUNE 5, 2015

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Bridges Auditorium

Conference Plenary

John B. Cobb, Jr.
A Whiteheadian response to the Global Crisis

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Smith Campus Center, Rm 208

Section Plenary

Sandra Lubarsky

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Pomona College Dining Hall

Lunch Break

Those without meal plans can find veg*n fare in the Claremont village

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Pearson Hall (Room 102) Pomona College

FMA Track 1

  • Brianne Donaldson, Introduction

  • Ethan Brown, CEO Beyond Meat, Mapping the Future of Plant-Based Meat

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Smith Campus Center, Patio

Tea and Coffee Break

4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Pearson Hall (Room 102) Pomona College

FMA Track 2

  • Brian Henning, Towards 2050: The Projected Costs and Possible Alternatives to Industrial Livestock Production

  • Michael Anderson, Geoengineered Meat: From 1875 to the Present

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Pomona College Dining Hall

Dinner Break

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Bridges Auditorium

Public Plenary

Vandana Shiva
The Misuse of Science in the Global Crisis

9:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Bridges Auditorium,

North Patio

Reception

SATURDAY, JUNE 6, 2015:

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Bridges Auditorium

Conference Plenary

Herman Daly
Ecological Economics for an Ecological Civilization

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Pearson Hall (Room 102) Pomona College

FMA Track 3

  • Aaron Gross, Meaning-Making without Meat: Judaism, Christianity and the Question of Eating Animals

  • Song Tian, The Rise of Chinese Meat Since the 1980’s and Cultural Responses

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Pomona College Dining Hall

Lunch Break

Those without meal plans can find veg*n fare in the Claremont village

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Pearson Hall (Room 102) Pomona College

FMA Track 4

  • Adam Wolpa, Putting it All Together Reflection

  • Jaya Bhumitra, The Public Affairs of Plant-Based Innovation & In Vitro Meat, Milk, and Eggs

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM

Smith Campus Center, Patio

Tea and Coffee Break

4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Pearson Hall (Room 102) Pomona College

FMA Track 5

  • Matthew Calarco, Animals, the Future of Meat, and Mobility

  • Steven McMullen, An Ethical Consumer Capitalism

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Pomona College Dining Hall

Dinner Break

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Bridges Auditorium

Public Plenary

Sheri Liao

Ecological Politics for an Ecological Civilization

SUNDAY, JUNE 7, 2015:

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Bridges Auditorium

Conference Plenary

Wes Jackson

Ecological Agriculture for an Ecological Civilization

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Pearson Hall (Room 102) Pomona College

FMA Track 6

  • Zandra Wagoner, Chaplaincy Beyond Species (10 min)

  • Adam Wolpa, Putting it All Together Reflection

  • Brianne Donaldson, Exploiting Excess: Overconformity in Agriculture, Meatless Meat, and Animal Ethics

12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

Pomona College Dining Hall

Lunch Break

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Pearson Hall (Room 102) Pomona College

FMA Track 7

  • Christopher Carter, Soul and Salsa: Moving Beyond (Animal) Meat

  • Rebekah Sinclair, The Sexual Politics of Meatless Meat: Feminist Perspectives on the Myth of Flesh Without Sacrifice

4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

FMA Track 8

  • Adam Wolpa, Seeing Meat Without Animals: Attitudes for the Future

  • FMA Participants, Concluding Conversation

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Bixby Plaza

Banquet Address

David Ray Griffin

The Whiteheadian Century!

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