The Fair Trade Conference will take place from 10 to 12 September at Marriott Hotel, Boston, United States.
The participation of hundreds of entrepreneurs, consumers, students, activists, faith community members and others is expected in the largest Fair Trade gathering in North American history.
Organizers expect to provide a clear understanding of how the commitment and passion for Fair Trade can be implemented and increased. They seek to create a professional, lively, fun, inclusive, and practical atmosphere to educate and inspire many different types of participants.
The Conference will also provide an opportunity to connect established and emerging Fair Trade supporters with the interesting and useful programmess already underway to advance the Fair Trade movement.
The programme of the event includes seminars sessions for advocates, businesses and consumers, debates to explore different views on key factors influencing the future of Fair Trade.