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Wed, Apr 14, 2021

Event recap | Agriculture technology: Opportunities and challenges for new farmers

An episode of the GeoTech Hour exploring the intersection of technology, policy, and the global food system.

Event Recap by the GeoTech Center

Americas Inclusive Growth

Wed, Feb 17, 2021

Event recap | Data-informed nutrition policy and practices

An episode of the GeoTech Hour where panelists discuss challenges and opportunities for data-informed nutrition solutions, and how a multisectoral approach can improve global health.

Event Recap by the GeoTech Center

Climate Change & Climate Action Inclusive Growth

Wed, Dec 9, 2020

Event Recap | AgriTechAction 2020

On Tuesday, November 17 the GeoTech Center hosted AgriTechAction 2020, a three-day conference that explored the relationship between agriculture and technology, with the goal for future solutions to food security challenges to be accessible and sustainable for all. In the conference, experts and leaders in agriculture, technology, and national security came together to discuss and help guide the further deployment of data and technology in agriculture; specifically in food production, processing, distribution, security, efficiency, and sustainability

Event Recap by Borja Prado, Claire Branley

Climate Change & Climate Action Inclusive Growth

Daniella Taveau is a regulatory and global trade strategist and the founder of Bold Text Strategies. Ms. Taveau is an internationally recognized expert in developing global business and regulatory strategies. She has extensive experience working with senior political officials and advises multinational corporations in six continents in the areas of international trade, finance, agriculture, food safety, chemicals, pesticides, new technologies, cosmetics, and personal care, intergovernmental organizations, and information technology.  

Prior to starting her own firm, Daniella was a strategist for the Law Firm of King & Spalding and was an international trade negotiator with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency where she represented the United States at the World Trade Organization (WTO); all U.S. Free Trade Agreements including the Transpacific Partnership, the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (U.S./E.U. FTA), and the U.S. Korea Free Trade Agreement; the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (U.N. FAO); and the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC). Ms. Taveau also served as an international policy analyst with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and as an executive for a global cosmetics company for ten years. 

A classically trained and accomplished opera singer and pianist and fluent in six languages, Daniella is the chief operating officer of Embassy Series, a nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering international understanding through musical diplomacy. In addition to a degree in business administration, Daniella has done extensive post-graduate work in the sciences and holds an MBA from the Robert H. Smith Executive School of Business where she is an Executive in Residence.