Sunday, May 17, 2020

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Apple Stage: Keynote Speakers


11:45-12:30 - Martin Rowe of Brighter Green and Lantern Books & Sailesh Rao of Climate Healers; Wendy Sax of PPMNY (m) “Building a Resilient Planet with a Plant-Based Lifestyle: A Discussion with Sustainability Experts”


1:30-2:20 - Vegan Parenting Panel


2:30-3:30 - Dr. Robert Ostfeld


Robert Ostfeld, MD, MSc, a cardiologist, is the Director of Preventive Cardiology and the Director of the Cardiac Wellness Program at Montefiore Health System, and an Associate Professor of Medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He received his training from the University of Pennsylvania, Yale University School of Medicine, the Harvard School of Public Health, and Harvard Medical School.


4:20-5:20 - Live Taping of "The Vegan View"

Banana Stage: Food Demos


11:45-12:30 - Ilene Godofsky "Vegan Lobster Rolls"


Ilene Godofsky, author of The Colorful Family and The Colorful Family Table, is a health coach, recipe developer, food photographer and the author of the blog The Colorful Kitchen. She combines her background in design with her passion for plant-based food to create and share recipes that are "colorful, not complicated." She lives right outside NYC with her husband and two young daughters.


12:45-1:15 - Shaun Quade


Shaun has worked in creative recipe development and fine dining for more than 15 years. He is now the head of R&D and co-founder of Grounded Foods, a unique cheese-free company that makes specialty, plant-based products from cauliflower and hemp seeds. His awards include Australian Chef of the Year (2017), Australian Restaurant of the Year (2016), and Best New Restaurant, Time Out (2015).

Mind / Body Zone



Kumquat Kids' Area


Families with children, be sure to visit our Kumquat Kids' Area for fun arts and crafts, storytelling, playacting, and more!

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