This annual lecture series is named for Professor Lawrence H. Vadnais和赞助 由瓦德纳基金会赞助.
Sam Fleming is the co-founder and Executive Director of 100 Gardens. 在过去 10 years, Sam and the 100 Gardens team have installed aquaponic gardens across the United States and in Haiti, and currently have aquaponics programs in 17 schools and 两个惩教中心. In 2017, Sam presented the 100 Gardens vision at TEDxCharlotte. Sam also serves as the STEM advisor for the Aquaponics Association.