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Welcome to the 20th Annual Allied Media Conference!

Browse all 300+ sessions below on our online schedule. Please note: bookmarking a session on our online schedule does not guarantee you a place in the session. All sessions are first come, first serve.

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Tara Rodríguez Besosa

El Departamento de la Comida, El Fondo de Resiliencia de Puerto Rico
san juan, puerto rico
Tara Rodríguez Besosa, born in Santurce, Puerto Rico, 34 years of age. Tara is product of a colony that has been extracted, abused and made completely dependent on external resources. They are an architect building a world where agroecological concepts and queer practices are used to create resilience through food sovereignty. Tara is the founder of El Departamento de la Comida a project born in 2010 as a multi-farm CSA, then a storefront, then a local-sustainable sourced experimental kitchen, restaurant and workshop space in Puerto Rico, now in the stages of moving into a farm. They are also co-founder/co-director of El Fondo de Resiliencia de Puerto Rico, born out of the aftermath of hurricanes Irma and María. Fondo Resiliencia is a 24 month action campaign dedicated to impacting 200 sustainable food projects while focusing on 5 pillars: Renewable Energy, Reforestation, Rainwater Collection, Seeds and Soil, and Community Wellbeing.
@eldepartamentodelafood @bitchimmanolo

Thursday, June 14
 

10:00am

5:30pm

7:00pm

 
Friday, June 15
 

11:00am

12:00pm

12:45pm

2:00pm

4:00pm

7:30pm

10:00pm

 
Saturday, June 16
 

8:00am

11:00am

12:45pm

2:00pm

4:00pm

5:30pm

6:00pm

 
Sunday, June 17
 

10:00am

11:00am

6:00pm