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From Texas to New York to Brazil, professional pizza man Anthony Falco has been active in the food industry from a widely popular french fry stand to a famous Bushwick pizzeria, to perfecting delicious bread recipes with his kids. At PechaKucha Night NYC, he talks about the process and health benefits to naturally leavened dough!

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Gluten Free Happiness

@ VOL 1 ON JAN 24, 2013

Ray Porcellato takes behind the scenes of his gluten free bakery, and the recent rise in popularity of the gluten free baking market. He explains why he chose New Westminster as the city for his bakery, and the role he plays in the lives of his clients.

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Pizza Life

@ VOL 2 ON OCT 16, 2014

Anthony Falco is an artist, family man, and professional pizza maker. From Texas to New York, Anthony has been active in the food industry - from a widely popular french fry stand to a now famous Bushwick pizzeria. Anthony shares his thoughts and feelings about his adventures along the way. 

"Presentation of the Day" on February 3, 2015.

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The United Nations of Food

@ VOL 7 ON DEC 04, 2015

Hear Charles Bibilos, writer of the United Nations of Food blog, talk about his quest to eat food from every country in the world (160 countries), without ever leaving New York City. Yum!

Help Charles finish his quest! Help him eat: East Timor, North Korea, Papua New Guinea, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Botswana, Burundi, Central African Republic, Djibouti, The Gambia, Kenya, Mauritania, Mauritius, Namibia, Republic of the Congo (Congo-Brazzaville), Rwanda, Swaziland, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe

If you can help, or want to go out to eat with Charles, email him at

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Breaking Bread

@ VOL 26 ON MAR 02, 2016

Baker Sam Ellis puts togther all the simple ingredients that make up bread, and those that make up family, and shows how powerful the transformation can be when you take the time to make your own bread, to make a living, to feed your family, and to share with your friends. Once you dip your hands in flour, you'll be hooked. Be prepared to drool over this presentation....

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Educating with Food in the Hudson Valley

@ VOL 16 ON SEP 01, 2016

"Teaching kids about food is a way to teach them about everything."

In Educating with Food in the Hudson Valley at PechaKucha Night New York Vol.16Lauren Maples walks us through the importance and strength of a sustainable, natural, and health-conscious education. While teaching yoga and dance in public schools, she developed the Bija approach - which strives to create a fulfilling and engaging educational experience. 

Lauren has danced with internationally acclaimed ballet companies including San Francisco Ballet and New York City Ballet, and holds a BA from New School. 

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How I Got Into Baking

@ VOL 29 ON DEC 15, 2016

Douglas Picard is a Dayton transplant of 3 years. While he enjoys running and cycling around the area, he can usually be found in his kitchen baking up some cool stuff. He's never met a carb that he didn't like!

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From Barrel to Bottle

@ VOL 17 ON MAR 09, 2017

Will Drucker is a sustainability practitioner and whiskey lover. At PechaKucha Night NYC, Will takes us through the history and process of whiskey making - from the tree to the bottle!

Will is devoted to building businesses that support the circular economy. Will hails from the cities and farms of the Midwest. College took him to Vermont where he studied neuroscience and deepened his love for the natural world. Will can't resist music, birds, biking, good food and adventure.

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Sage & Seeds

@ VOL 40 ON AUG 01, 2019

Kate Spence is a changemaker and leader, with a strong belief in the power of business to change the world. She is an entrepreneur, business and marketing-freelancer, coach, mentor who has co-founded two social enterprises. She believes people need more creativity, community and people have more power than they think. She loves connecting with people and thinks Christchurch is unlike any other city as the residents are focused on creating an eco-system that’s acting local and thinking global. Kate shares her story, explaining why she created Sage & Seed, through the art of making sourdough.

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Discovering New York City

@ VOL 14 ON JAN 24, 2019

Michelle Becwar speaks about her experiences on various trips discovering New York City.