Princess Madeleine with Chairman of SACC NY Frederick Johansson, President of SACC NY Reneé Lundholm and Citigroup's Samuel A. di Piazza Jr. at the From Farm to Fork seminar. Photo: Linda Forsell/TT
On Wednesday 23 October, Princess Madeleine attended the New York Green Summit, From Farm to Fork, in New York, USA.
The New York Green Summit is arranged by the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in New York (SACC NY). This year's theme was the future and the food industry. The speakers included Professor Johan Rockström from the Stockholm Resilience Centre, the City of Stockholm's Vice Mayor for Enterprise, Traffic and Labour Ulla Hamilton, the Stordalen Foundation's Dr Gunhild Stordalen and Director General of the Swedish Food Federation Marie Söderqvist. A number of panel debates were also held during the day, at which speakers including Marcus Samuelsson and Stefano Catenacci discussed the issues of food, the food industry and how we can create a sustainable future together. A banquet was held in the evening, which was attended by Princess Madeleine and Mr Christopher O'Neill. Find out more about From Farm to Fork here.