Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
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Meeting Schedule

Date / Time Studies & Bills Location  Note
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Gregg Curwin, Former Chief Executive Officer and Founder (TruLeaf)
    • Simon Somogyi, Arrell Chair in the Business of Food and Associate Professor, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
    • Derek Vella, Manager, Guelph Food Innovation Centre (University of Guelph)
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room W110, 1 Wellington St. [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Myrna Gillis, Chief Executive Officer (Aqualitas)
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room W110, 1 Wellington St. [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
When the Senate rises but not before time shown above.
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • Dominique Benoit, Member of the Executive Council and Treasurer (Dairy Processors Association of Canada)
    • Alain Bourbeau, Director General (Les Producteurs de lait du Québec)
    • Reint-Jan Dykstra, Vice-President (Dairy Farmers of Canada)
    • Mathieu Frigon, President and Chief Executive Officer (Dairy Processors Association of Canada)
    • Anita Jarjour, Director, Government and Industry Relations (Parmalat Canada)
    • Pierre Lampron, President (Dairy Farmers of Canada)
    • Chad Mann, Chief Executive Officer (Amalgamated Dairies Limited (ADL))
    • Murray Sherk, Chair (Dairy Farmers of Ontario)
    • Mark Taylor, Chief Executive Officer (Parmalat Canada)
    • David Wiens, Vice-President (Dairy Farmers of Canada)
Room C128, Senate of Canada Building* [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Ron Bonnett, President (Canadian Federation of Agriculture)
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • Doug Forsyth, Director General, Market Access (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Tom Rosser, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Frédéric Seppey, Assistant Deputy Minister, Market and Industry Services Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room W110, 1 Wellington St.* [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
When the Senate rises but not before time shown above.
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • Benoît Basillais, Director, Policy and Economics (Canadian Dairy Commission)
    • Sylvain Charlebois, Professor in Food Distribution and Policy, Faculty of Agriculture, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • Carole Gendron, Director of Regulatory & Sectoral Affairs (Farm Products Council of Canada)
    • Martha Hall Findlay, President and Chief Executive Officer (Canada West Foundation)
    • Al Mussell, Research Lead (Agri-Food Economic Systems)
    • Mike Pickard, Vice-Chairman (Farm Products Council of Canada)
    • Serge Riendeau, Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Dairy Commission)
Room B45, Senate of Canada Building* [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Consideration of a draft report
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • Phil Boyd, Executive Director (Turkey Farmers of Canada)
    • Judi Bundrock, Director of International Trade Policy (Egg Farmers of Canada)
    • Salomon Compaoré, Economist (Canadian Hatching Egg Producers)
    • Emmanuel Destrijker, Executive Member (Egg Farmers of Canada)
    • Jack Greydanus, Chair (Canadian Hatching Egg Producers)
    • Tim Klompmaker, Board Director, Ontario (Chicken Farmers of Canada)
    • Yves Ruel, Director of Trade and Policy (Chicken Farmers of Canada)
Room C128, Senate of Canada Building* [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • Gordon Harrison, President (Canadian National Millers Association)
    • Paul Hetherington, President and Chief Executive Officer (Baking Association of Canada)
    • David K. Lee, Chief Regulatory Officer, Health Products and Food Branch (Health Canada)
    • Karen McIntyre, Director General, Food Directorate, Health Products and Food Branch (Health Canada)
    • Jeff Nielsen, President (Grain Growers of Canada)
    • John Papanikolaou, Vice-President, Nutrition Science & Regulatory Affairs (Baking Association of Canada)
    • William Van Tassel, Director (Grain Growers of Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Lyndon Ashton, Manager, Canadian Food and Wine Institute Innovation Centre (Niagara College Canada)
    • Luis Garcia, Chair, Craig Richardson Institute of Food Processing Technology (Conestoga College)
    • Heather Hill, Research Manager, Culinary Research and Innovation, Paterson GlobalFoods Institute (Red River College)
    • Rex Newkirk, Associate Professor and Scientific Lead, Canadian Feed Research Centre (University of Saskatchewan)
Room 2, Victoria Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
When the Senate rises but not before time shown above.
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Dave Carey, Executive Director (Canadian Seed Trade Association)
    • Todd Hyra, President (Canadian Seed Trade Association)
    • Patrick Smith, President (Intellectual Property Institute of Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Kathleen Donohue, Director General, Market Access Secretariat, International Affairs Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Stephen Laskowski, President (Canadian Trucking Alliance)
    • Lynn Renaud, Director General, Business Development and Competitiveness Directorate, Programs Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building [ParlVu Audio] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
* Please note meeting changes.
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