ESS 2020 Program

Edible Startup Summit 2020

Edible Startup Summit 2020 is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 9 – Tuesday, Nov. 10. You can attend as many sessions as you like for the bargain price of $25.00. Scholarships will also be available.

Register through Eventbrite here: Edible Startup Summit 2020 

The Edible Startup Summit focuses on early stage food businesses. Co-hosted by UW-Madison Extension Dane County and the UW-Madison Division of Extension Community Food Systems Program, the state-wide summit offers comprehensive education sessions on what it takes to develop a local food business.

Experts from across the state will provide information on a wide range of topics including:

  • trends in food business
  • how to write a business plan
  • food safety requirements
  • how to create a unique brand
  • business innovation during Covid-19
  • how to get a product onto the grocery shelf
  • how to work with a distributor
  • on-line ordering systems

For more information, contact Extension’s Community Food Systems Program outreach manager, Erin Peot, at erin.peot@wisc.edu.

If you need language interpretation or other accommodation in order to fully participate in this event, please contact Sharon Lezberg at lezberg.sharon@countyofdane.co