26-28 August 2014
Dr Jim Woodhill
Principal Sector Specialist, Food Security & Rural Development, DFAT
Prior to joining the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in 2013, Jim was Director of the Centre for Development Innovation (CDI) at Wageningen University and Research Centre in the Netherlands. Jim has worked extensively on the challenges of global food security and has a keen interest in brokering cooperation between business, policy, NGO and research stakeholders. He studied agricultural science at the University of Sydney and gained a PhD in Political Economics from the Australian National University.