#Blogher19 Food Schedule

BERG’N | 899 Bergen Street | Brooklyn, NY 11238

We packed the #BlogHer19 Food agenda with sessions designed to inform and inspire. 



9:00am - 9:55Am


Pick up your tote and name badge, grab a coffee and your breakfast. then get ready for a full day designed with the food content creator in mind – to inform, inspire, and innovate.

9:55am - 10:00am

Welcome & Opening Remarks

Samantha Skey, SHE Media CEO, kicks off #BlogHer19 Food.

Location: Main Stage

10:00am - 12:00Pm

Morning Main Stage Program: Passion to Profit

  • Spotlight Talk with Amanda Little: Hear from the woman who is re-shaping the way we are thinking about food sustainability in the era of climate change.

  • Fireside Chat with Gail Becker brought to you by CAULIPOWER: In this opening interview, you will hear from the CEO and Founder of CAULIPOWER and Vegolutionary Foods on the importance of pursuing your passion and female leadership in the food industry.

  • Save the Food Spotlight Talk: 40% of food is wasted in the United States per year. Hear from Alysia Reiner and Elizabeth Balkan on how you can do your part to Save the Food.

  • BlogHer U | The Business of Influence: In this session, attendees will learn how to optimize their earning potential through brand partnerships, additional revenue streams and more.

  • Interview with Bethenny Frankel: Join us for a candid conversation with Bethenny to hear about her latest exciting career endeavors, and share how she built a successful women’s lifestyle empire.

12:00 pm - 1:00pm

Lunch & Networking Break

Pick up a delicious lunch to fill you up before our afternoon panels and interviews.

1:00pm - 3:15pm

Afternoon Main Stage Program: Learn From Her

  • BlogHer U | Social Media for Foodies: In this session, attendees will learn how to engage and grow their audience to create a thriving community.

  • Spotlight Talk with Angela Yee

  • Insta-Restaurants & The Rise of Influencer-Driven Food Trends: From restaurants with instagram butlers to rainbow treats, hear from industry experts on the impact of digital media and influencers on the latest food and restaurant trends.

  • Fire & Knives | The #MeToo Movement, Sexism & The Food Industry: An important conversation on the intersection of the #MeToo movement, sexism and the food world. We will look at how women are demanding change, reshaping an outdated model and paving the way for the next generation. 

  • Fad Diets, Social Media & the Rise of Digitally-Triggered Eating Disorders A real discussion on the connection between social media and eating disorders. Hear from women who are using their platform and voice to normalize this important conversation.

  • Spotlight Talk with David Leite: On cookies, viral content and the power of social influence.

3:15pm - 3:50pm

Afternoon Networking Break

A top reason attendees come to BlogHer events is to network — so make the most of this time! Enjoy some culinary delights from our partners and connect with fellow content creators.

3:50pm - 5:05pm

#BlogHer U Sessions

  • Interview with Jay Sethi: Join us for a conversation with the Vice-President for the World's #1 Vodka Brand at Diageo on inclusion, the importance of representation and the drivers behind Smirnoff’s new zero sugar product.

  • The Art of Food Video In this session, attendees will hear from the experts on the best new tools, practices, and tips on how to produce mouthwatering recipe videos.

  • Food Photography, Styling and the Making of a Cookbook In this tactical session, attendees will learn the ins and outs of creating a cookbook from recipe to gorgeous food photography and styling to publishing.

5:05pm - 6:00pm

Evening Main Stage Program: Winning Women

  • #FoodForGood: A discussion with the women who are making change in the food realm and impacting the world for the better.

  • Spotlight Talk with Feeding America: A spotlight talk on Feeding America’s mission and the importance of sharing stories.

  • Closing Keynote with Lauren Bush Lauren brought to you by Feeding America

  • Closing Remarks by Samantha Skey

6:00pm - 7:00pm

The Happiest Hour

Close out #BlogHer19 Food with a networking mixer of tasty bites, wines from our favorite vineyards, and exciting brand activations.