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Plenary Speakers

Economist, co-founder and CIO, Propagate Ventures
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Programme of Sustainable Agriculture Tanzania (SAT)
Economist, Environmentalist, Gender and Climate Change Specialist
Research director at the French National Research Institute for Sustainable Development (IRD)
Professor Emeritus at the Université de Montréal (UDM)
Researcher working with Agroecology Europe
Associate scientist at CIFOR-ICRAF
Director of YPARD
Director of Environmental Services of the National Forest Financing Fund in Costa Rica
Postdoctoral researcher at the Institute of Development Policy (IOB), University of Antwerp
Sociologist attached to the Ecodevelopment Unit of INRAE in France
Assistant Professor at Wageningen University & Research in the Netherlands
Founding President of the Universidad Intercultural Maya de Quintana Roo
Associate Scientist with World Agroforestry
Pioneer in agroforestry with a distinguished career spanning over five decades
Chair of the Board of the Global EverGreening Alliance
President of the International Union for Agroforestry
Professor at HEC Montréal
Cacao producer and vice-president of the FAHO cooperative, Ivory Coast
Canadian senator and a recognized Indigenous leader
Co-founder and Executive Director of Taking Root
Owner and operator of Mohawk Seedkeeper Gardens
Professor in the Department of Natural Sciences at the Université du Québec en Outaouais
Professor and Canada Research Chair in Agroecosystems and Development
Agronomist and lecturer for the Latin America’s Integration Inter-Units Graduate Program (Prolam/USP) of the University of Sao Paulo
Researcher at World Agroforestry
Organic dairy farmer in Saint-Prime, Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean