​​To request a presentation (live or webstream) on anti-food waste activities and tips (including ugly produce), please contact me, Jordan Figueiredo at UglyFruitAndVeg@gmail.com

Speaking Engagements


StopWaste Ambassador Program (SWAP) MEET at Camp Arroyo in Livermore, California on May 20, 2017 *Keynote

Washington State Recycling Association Annual Conferencein Pasco, Washington on May 8, 2017 *Keynote

The Green Urban Lunch Box Gleaning Symposium in Salt Lake City, Utah on April 8, 2017​​

5th Annual Zero Waste Youth USA Conference in San Francisco, California on March 19, 2017 *Keynote

Lunch and Learn at the City of Oakland, California on March 1, 2017

Hungry For Answers: Why Do We Waste So Much Food? by Environmental Forum of Marin in Sausalito, California on February 4, 2017

Sustainable Foods Summit in San Francisco, California on January 20, 2017 *Keynote


Food Waste Solution Summit II in San Diego, California on September 27, 2016 *Keynote

Ozy Fusion Fest in Central Park - New York City, New York on July 23, 2016

The International Baccalaureate 2016 World Student Conference in Denver, Colorado on July 22, 2016

Reduce & Recover: Save Food for People at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass on June 28, 2016. Watch the video here (6:55 in).

Oregon Association of Recyclers Annual Conference in Portland, Oregon on June 8, 2016 *Keynote

StopWaste Ambassador Program (SWAP) MEET at Camp Arroyo in Livermore, California on May 14, 2016 *Keynote

The Biocycle West Coast Annual Conference in San Diego, California on April 4 and April 5, 2016

The 2016 Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim, California on March 11, 2016

The Zero Food Waste Forum Phoenix (Arizona) on February 19, 2016


Bon Appetech- San Francisco, California on October 3, 2015

The Chef's Table Roots Action 2015 Conference - Milan, Ohio on September 21, 2015

The Austin Zero Food Waste Forum on June 19, 2015

BITE Silicon Valley - Santa Clara, California on June 5, 2015

Waste 360 Waste Expo & Organics Recycling Conference - Las Vegas, Nevada on June 1, 2015

Biocycle West Coast Annual Conference - Portland, Oregon on April 14, 2015 *Keynote

The Northern California Recycling Association Recycling Update - Berkeley, California on March 17, 2015 - Watch a video here.

The Food Tank Annual Summit - Washington, D.C. on January 21, 2015 - Watch a video of the entire panel here or my opener here.


The Reuse Alliance Reuse Conex - Austin, Texas on October 23, 2014

Feeding the 5000 Oakland (California) on October 18, 2014

The Zero Food Waste Forum - Berkeley, California on October 16, 2014​​