Slow Food Nation 2008 is Aug. 29 to Sept. 1 in San Francisco. In connection with this event, the people who created the Eat Well Guide have published Cultivating the Web (.pdf), a guide to high-tech tools for the sustainable food movement.
The Consumer Federation of America's 2008 annual food policy conference, Sept. 8-9 in Washington, DC, will focus on food prices.
The 2008 Fall conference of the Association of Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) gathers in Los Angeles, Nov. 6-8. I will be presenting work on the Thrifty Food Plan.