Amber MacMaster of Ceremonies
Murad Al-KatibPresident & Chief Executive OfficerAGT Food and Ingredients
David DzisiakChief Operating OfficerBotaneco
Leslie EwingExecutive DirectorPlant-Based Foods of Canada
Mehmet TulbekPresidentSaskatchewan Food Industry Development Centre
Michael LinesPresident & Chief Executive OfficerSimplyProtein
Nathan PelletierAssociate ProfessorUniversity of British Columbia
Tom JenkinsDeputy Challenge Director, Transforming Food Production programmeInnovate UK
Tyler GroeneveldDirector, Grains and OilsCorteva Agriscience, North America
Innovation, sustainability and consumer trends through a plant-forward lens
Day 1Apr 16
Day 2Apr 17
Day 3Apr 18
Opening Ceremony & Land Acknowledgement
Presentation: Complexities of Measuring Sustainability
Panel: Leveraging Sustainability Along the Value Chain
Keynote: Collaboration in Canada
Panel: Why Plant-Based Foods Matter
Panel: Ecosystem Development - Aligning Innovation with Industry Needs
Panel: Importance of Collaboration - An International Lens
Presentation: AI in Agrifood
Presentation: De-risking Investors & Securing Capital for Plant-Based Foods
Panel: Market Insight
Panel: International Retailers
Presentation: Consumer Expectations and Drivers for Plant-Based
The Westin Harbour Castle
Join us for Plant Forward at The Westin Harbour Castle—a harbourfront hotel in Toronto's revived waterfront district. The Westin offers direct access to some of Toronto's most noteworthy sites, high-end shopping and delicious restaurants.
Hotel block rates are available upon registration. Attendees will be sent a link in their registration confirmation email.
Don’t Miss Out.
Plant Forward has gathered one of the most concentrated groups of leading decision-makers in one room. With increased networking opportunities, Plant Forward will again be one of the best places to build relationships with key industry stakeholders.
To see all that Plant Forward has to offer, check out the highlights from Plant Forward 2022!
Access to all Plant Forward sessions in-person, including networking opportunities and breakout rooms. Seats are limited.
Important Registration Information:
- Members of Protein Industries Canada, Pulse Canada and Plant-Based Foods of Canada receive an exclusive rate. Host member rate is applied at checkout.
- Students and delegations can contact us to request applicable rates. Exclusive rates cannot be guaranteed.
- Admission purchases are subject to applicable HST.
- There will be no on-site registrations for Plant Forward. Attendees must be registered prior to coming on-site.
- View the cancellation policy here
- See who attended Plant Forward in 2022