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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!
8 am Registration, Breakfast and Exhibit Networking
8:30 Welcome & Opening Remarks - Jonathan Bloom as Master of Ceremony, Cher Mereweather, Executive Director Provision Coalition
9 Overview of Global Food Loss + Waste Protocol - Kai Robertson, Lead Advisor, World Resources Institute
9:30 Keynote Presentation: Opportunities, Solutions, Best Practices and Business Case - Eva Goulbourne, Associate Director, Programs and Communications, ReFED
10 Food Waste Prevention: Pragmatic Solutions for the Value Chain - Andrew Shakman, Co-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 Donaldson, Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC)
11:30 National Strategy on Food Waste Reduction: Invitation to Collaborate, National Zero Waste Council - Bob Long, National 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 Lillard, R&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