Steinbeck Festival
May
3
6:00 PM18:00

Steinbeck Festival

Join us for a free screening of "Farms to Incubators: Telling the stories of minority women entrepreneurs in agtech in the Salinas Valley and beyond." Reception and discussion to follow.

This screening of "Farms to Incubators" is part of the National Steinbeck Center and Maya Cinemas' "Women in Film Series," introducing the 2018 Steinbeck Festival (May 4-6) which will explore "The Women of Steinbeck's World."

Introduction by Amy Wu, Investigative Reporter, The Poughkeepsie Journal.

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Film Screening and Panel Discussion
May
2
6:00 PM18:00

Film Screening and Panel Discussion

The documentary “From Farms to Incubators,” tells the story of women entrepreneurs who are playing a significant role in the fast-growing industry known as AgTech in California’s Salinas Valley, Silicon Valley and beyond.  It has screened at Western Growers, the Steinbeck Festival and the Carmel International Film Festival.  After a screening of the film, journalist and film Creator/Director Amy Wu and panelists will share stories from the making of the documentary, the genesis of the project and how it has impacted the women entrepreneurs.  This talk is part of the Hayward Social and Environmental Speaker Series, co-hosted by the Center for the Blue Economy. 

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