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Provision Coalition with its collaborative partners: Canada's National Zero Waste Council and PAC, Packaging Consortium, presents Canada's 2017 Food Loss + Waste Forum | Finding Solutions at the Mississauga Convention Centre in Mississauga, Ontario!

This April 12, 2017 event will be a full day focused on presenting a platform to share opportunities and demonstrate pragmatic solutions, best practices, and innovative technologies that are readily available in the marketplace to address the food waste challenge.

Let us introduce you to our speakers!

Draft Agenda:

8 am   Registration, Breakfast and Exhibit Networking
8:30     Welcome & Opening RemarksJonathan Bloom as Master of Ceremony, Cher Mereweather, Executive Director Provision Coalition
9   Overview of Global Food Loss + Waste Protocol Kai RobertsonLead Advisor, World Resources Institute
9:30 Keynote Presentation: Opportunities, Solutions, Best Practices and Business Case - Eva GoulbourneAssociate Director, Programs and Communications, ReFED
10 Food Waste Prevention: Pragmatic Solutions for the Value Chain - Andrew ShakmanCo-Founder and CEO, LeanPath

10:30 Solutions Showcase Exhibit & Networking Break

11 A North American Perspective on the Food Waste Challenges and Opportunities based on Research findings from the Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) - David DonaldsonCommission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC)
11:30 National Strategy on Food Waste Reduction: Invitation to Collaborate, National Zero Waste Council Bob LongNational Zero Waste Council Board Member and Co-Chair of the Food Working Group and Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) Board Director, Moderator Deb Stark, Deputy Minister (Retired), OMAFRA

12 noon  Networking Luncheon in the Solutions Showcase Exhibit 

1 pm C-Suite Talk Show Panel Doug Alexander, Director of Engineering, Ippolito Fruit and Produce, John Coyne, Vice President, Legal & External Affairs and General Counsel, Unilever
2 - 3 Panel # 1: Real World Case Studies: Issues, Opportunities, and Solutions in the Manufacturing Sector - John LillardR&D Project Leader, Innovation Team, Campbell Company of Canada 
3 - 4 Panel # 2: Real World Case Studies: Packaging Issues, Opportunities, and Solutions (PAC Panel contributor) - James Downham, President & CEO, PAC, Packaging Consortium, Angela Dennis, Director, Technical Packaging & Environmental Officer, Nestle Canada, Terry Grill, Director, Sustainability- Americas, Sealed Air Corporation
4 Closing Remarks and Event Wrap-Up

An exhibitor area will showcase technology and solution providers who contribute services and best practices to reduce and manage food loss + waste.

For Sponsorship or Exhibitor Opportunities, 
Contact Meena Hassanali

Thanks to our Sponsors:

Visionary Sponsor

Leadership Sponsor

Solutions Research Sponsor

Luncheon Sponsor

Global Partners Sponsors

Solutions Panel Sponsor


Networking Sponsor

Marketing & Communications Sponsor

Thanks to our Collaborative Partners:

Thanks to our Media Partner: