2022 Food Waste Solutions Summit

May 10-12, 2022 | Minneapolis, MN





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Join us in Minneapolis this May for three days of insights, innovation, and action at the 2022 Food Waste Solutions Summit.

Presented by ReFED, the Food Waste Solutions Summit is the premier food waste event of the year, bringing together food businesses, funders, solution providers, innovators, policymakers, nonprofits, and more to drive the adoption of solutions to reach our collective goal of a 50% reduction in food waste by 2030.

Food waste is a problem that can be solved, and that’s what the Food Waste Solutions Summit is all about. Featuring panels, working sessions, field trips, networking events, innovator demos, and more, this is our chance to align efforts and get motivated for the work ahead!

Venue & Host City

The McNamara Alumni Center in Minneapolis will serve as the venue for the 2022 Food Waste Solutions Summit. Find out more about this landmark site, hotel information, as well as local attractions to explore in the Twin Cities.

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2022 Featured Speakers

A-dae Romero-Briones

Director of Programs

First Nations Development Institute

Amy Duffuor

Co-Founder and General Partner

Azolla Ventures

Andrew Zimmern


Food Works Inc./Intuitive Content/Passport Hospitality

Emily Ma

Head, Food for Good


Marc Zornes

CEO & Co founder


Sunny Reelhorn Parr

Head of Philanthropy, Corporate Affairs | Executive Director,

The Kroger Co. Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Foundation and The Kroger Co. Foundation

Current Sponsors 

ReFED's work is made possible with generous support from and in partnership with our sponsors:





Special Event Sponsors

Special Product Sponsors

Media Partners

On-site Exhibitor

2019 Summit Highlights

Discover what happens when more than 400 thought leaders and decision-makers from across the food system converge to share strategies for advancing food waste solutions. Relive your favorite Summit moments from the past – or if you haven't attended one yet, see what you'll be missing if you don't join us this year!

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