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Cultivating Connections 2017 – An Alberta Regional Food System Forum

2017-02-03 @ 17:30 - 2017-02-05 @ 14:00

Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to chat, and have good discussions about our Alberta Food System! See and hear what is going on across Alberta, meet and chat with other food systems movers and shakers, make suggestions and offer solutions to help make our Regional Alberta Food System better.

The 20 concurrent sessions, keynote, plenary, opening at Edmonton City Hall and ongoing facilitated Open Space and World Cafe’ discussions will help us dig deeply into the six interrelated regional food system themes: Integrated Food Systems, Production and Processing, Local Enterprises, Collective Buying Power, Citizen Engagement and Social Justice, Wasted Food and the Policy Realm. The 40+ panelists are drawn from across our beautiful province and Dr. Wayne Roberts, notable international Food Policy and local food expert, will provide the Saturday opening Plenary and will stay with us to help guide discussions throughout the week end.

You can’t miss the official public opening and reception with a dynamic Panel at Edmonton City Hall on Friday night Feb 3rd, and the unprecedented Taste and Sound of Alberta hosted at Ernest’s Restaurant and the Culinary Kitchens of NAIT’s School of Hospitality and Culinary Arts on Saturday night Feb 4th.

All this and meals and snacks on Saturday and Sunday are included in the registration fee price. Don’t delay! Register now and get the Early Bird registration fee which is open until January 15th. There are also bursaries available.

To check it all out and to register – go to


2017-02-03 @ 17:30
2017-02-05 @ 14:00
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Alberta Food Matters
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7515 118 Avenue Northwest
Edmonton, , Alberta T5B 4X5 Canada
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