Home Programs & Projects Share Share Share Copy Link Copy Link Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Email A Festival for a Well-Nourished Victoria Scroll down Body Thank you to all who attended A Festival for a Well-Nourished Victoria. We hope the event inspired you to think about how you can work across silos and regions to transform food systems across Victoria. Keynote presentations Professor Corinna Hawkes (Food and Agriculture Organization), Professor Shu Wen Ng (University of North Carolina) & Caley Callope (Black Duck Foods) Panel discussion: harnessing your lived experience in leadership Thanh Troung ‘The Fruit Nerd’, Josh Collings (Acres and Acres), Professor Dannielle Gallegos (Queensland University of Technology) & Professor Shu Wen Ng (University of North Carolina) Panel discussion: Strength of collaboration Bec Scott (STREAT), Guy Ritani (Permaqueer), Thuch Ajak (United African Farm), Christina Zorbas (Deakin University and VicHealth Postdoctoral Research Fellow) Title Key takeaways Many of the conversations we had were centered on the leadership principles below: Body Convert commitments into action 1. prioritise social purpose 2. persist by learning and adapting. Tackle power hierarchies to unleash innovation 3. Deviate from the norm 4. Lift others up. . Navigate through conflict 5. Listen with curiosity 6. Reflect individuality and collectivity. Address fragmented governance to align solutions 7. Connect with other for collective action 8. Speak openly and authentically. Refer to the Next Gen(D)eration Leadership Collective’s manifesto for achieving… Body What’s next? We’re currently still working on ways for you to continue collaborating and connecting with each other. There will be an announcement on this sent straight to your inbox so stay tuned. Body This event is co-funded by VicHealth and the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Foundation.