International Agriculture and Food

April 21, 2009
2:45 PM – 5:30 PM
Reception 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Lubar Commons, Law School

CLE credit for Wisconsin attorneys pending
Registration Requested


* Dr. John Greenler, Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, UW-Madison, on “Bioenergy and science/food security”
* Secretary Rod Nilsestuan, Department of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection, on the “Governor’s Bioenergy Initiative”
* Attorney Erik Ibele, Neider & Boucher, S.C., Madison, on “Geographical Indications”
* Professor Stephanie Tai, UW-Madison and WAGE, on “Food Safety and Regulation”

Draft Agenda [pdf]

This workshop is the second in a series on “International Law and Globalization: Implications for Wisconsin. These workshops are open to everyone and specifically designed for attorneys, policy makers, state agencies, civil society groups and anyone interested in global legal issues.


Registration is free but space is limited.  If you would like to register, please fill out the registration form and email it to Sumudu Atapattu.  Registration is requested by April 15 to facilitate planning, but walk-ins are welcome.

Sponsors: Center for World Affairs and the Global Economy (WAGE) and the Global Legal Studies Center, UW Law School

Co-Sponsor: International Practice Section of the State Bar of Wisconsin