Floriade Dialogue has been an international platform and network, bringing together international professionals within the field of science, business and government to discuss topics such as adequate and safe food production, responsible use of natural resources and green architecture and business. The emphasis of Floriade Dialogue has been on influencing the process of social change needed to deal with the limitations of natural resources through knowledge exchange, critical questioning, sharing of visions and partnerships in order to stimulate innovation, creative entrepreneurship and future policies for 2020-2030. The goal of Floriade Dialogue was in alignment with the vision of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) with regards to sharing international knowledge and experience, and propagated the same core values of trust, solidarity and progress.
With 15 dialogue meetings, more than 600 participants from 55 countries Floriade Dialogue has grown into a network of 1,000 experts. This report is a summary of the previously held dialogues, and proposes recommendations that support global issues on food, land, water, ecology and economics. It outlines the current and future relationships between horticulture and agriculture, food supply and urban and rural development.
Partners of Floriade Dialogue: