Skip to Content
Printer-Friendly Version

Meeting Schedule

Date / Time Studies & Bills Location Session  Note
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Consideration of a draft budget
Room W110, 1 Wellington St. 42-1 [ParlVu Audio] [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
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room W110, 1 Wellington St. 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
In Camera
  • The subject in Subdivision J of Division 9 of Part 4, insofar as it relates to food, of Bill C-97, Budget Implementation Act, 2019
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room B30, Senate of Canada Building 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room W110, 1 Wellington St. 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
In Camera
  • The subject in Subdivision J of Division 9 of Part 4, insofar as it relates to food, of Bill C-97, Budget Implementation Act, 2019
    • Frank Annau, Environment and Science Policy Advisor (Canadian Federation of Agriculture)
    • Kathleen Cooper, Senior Researcher (Canadian Environmental Law Association)
    • Jason Flint, Director General, Policy, Communications and Regulatory Affairs Directorate, Pest Management Regulatory Agency (Health Canada)
    • Jeff Nielsen, President (Grain Growers of Canada)
    • Dennis Prouse, Vice-President, Government Affairs (CropLife Canada)
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room B30, Senate of Canada Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • Bill C-281, An Act to establish a National Local Food Day
    • Stuart Oke, Youth President (National Farmers Union)
    • Michael Smith, Chef and Owner, The Inn at Bay Fortune (As an Individual)
    • Wayne Stetski, M.P., Kootenay — Columbia, Sponsor of the bill (House of Commons)
    • Anita Stewart, Food Laureate, Ontario Agricultural College, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
    • Gisèle Yasmeen, Executive Director (Food Secure Canada)
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
Room W110, 1 Wellington St. 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The subject in Subdivision J of Division 9 of Part 4, insofar as it relates to food, of Bill C-97, Budget Implementation Act, 2019
    • Daniel Vielfaure, Director General (Bonduelle Americas)
    • Susan Abel, Vice-President Safety and Compliance (Food & Consumer Products of Canada)
    • Michael Burrows, Chief Executive Officer (Maple Lodge Farms)
    • Gordon Harrison, President (Canadian National Millers Association)
    • David K. Lee, Chief Regulatory Officer, Health Products and Food Branch (Health Canada)
    • Greg Loyst, Director General, Policy and Regulatory Strategies Directorate (Health Canada)
    • Kathleen Sullivan, President and Chief Executive Officer (Food and Beverage Canada)
    • Carla Ventin, Senior Vice-President, Government Relations (Food & Consumer Products of Canada)
Room B45, Senate of Canada Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • Bill Jeffery, Executive Director (Centre for Health Science and Law)
    • Sharon Kirkpatrick, Associate Professor, School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo (As an Individual)
    • Dr. Catherine Mah, Canada Research Chair in Promoting Healthy Populations and Associate Professor, Faculty of Health, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • Elsie Azevedo Perry, Public Health Nutritionist, Health Promotion Division, Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit (As an Individual)
    • Heather Thomas, Public Health Dietitian, Middlesex-London Health Unit (As an Individual)
Room W110, 1 Wellington St.* 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • David Burton, Professor, Department of Plant, Food, and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • Gabrielle Ferguson, Agronomist (As an Individual)
    • David A. Lobb, Professor, Landscape Ecology, Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, University of Manitoba (As an Individual)
    • Don Lobb, Farmer (As an Individual)
    • Cedric J. MacLeod, Executive Director (Canadian Forage and Grassland Association)
Room W120, 1 Wellington St. 42-1 [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
    • Diederik Beutener, Trade Commissioner (Embassy of Canada to the Kingdom of the Netherlands)
    • Maarten Schans, Senior Advisor Agri-Food (Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room W120, 1 Wellington St. 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Doug Band, Director General, Trade and Anti-dumping Programs Directorate (Canada Border Services Agency)
    • Fred Gaspar, Director General, Commercial Program Directorate (Canada Border Services Agency)
    • Iyana Goyette, Deputy Director, Trade-marks Branch, Canadian Intellectual Property Office (Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada)
    • Andrea Johnston, Assistant Deputy Minister, Innovation Canada (Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada)
    • Daniel Miller, Executive Director, International Programs Directorate, International Affairs Branch (Canadian Food Inspection Agency)
    • Mesmin Pierre, Director General, Trade-marks Branch, Canadian Intellectual Property Office (Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada)
    • Marco Valicenti, Director General, Sector Development and Analysis Directorate, Market and Industry Services Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Christopher Wilkie, Director General, Trade Sectors (Global Affairs Canada)
Room W110, 1 Wellington St. 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • Election of the deputy chair
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room B45, Senate of Canada Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Emily Haynes, Executive Director (Taste of Nova Scotia)
    • David Hughes, Emeritus Professor of Food Marketing, Imperial College London (As an Individual)
    • Michael Wolfson, Sector Development Officer, Economic Development & Culture (City of Toronto)
Room W110, 1 Wellington St. 42-1 [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
    • Cindy Bell, Executive Vice-President, Corporate Development (Genome Canada)
    • Tim Heney, Chief Executive Officer, Thunder Bay Port Authority (Association of Canadian Port Authorities)
    • Marc Lepage, President and Chief Executive Officer (Genome Canada)
    • Debbie Murray, Director, Policy and Regulatory Affairs (Association of Canadian Port Authorities)
    • Wendy Zatylny, President (Association of Canadian Port Authorities)
Room W110, 1 Wellington St. 42-1 [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
    • 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. 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes 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. 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes 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* 42-1 [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
    • 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.* 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes 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* 42-1 [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
    • 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* 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes 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 42-1 [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
    • 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 42-1 [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 42-1 [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 42-1 [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
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Sylvain Charlebois, Professor in Food Distribution and Policy, Faculty of Agriculture, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • Evan Fraser, Canada Research Chair in Global Food Security, Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Derek Brewin, Professor, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, University of Manitoba (As an Individual)
    • Naomi Iwashita, Manager, Temperature Control Solutions Intermodal (Canadian Pacific)
    • Bruno Larue, Full Professor, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, Université de Laval (As an Individual)
    • David Przednowek, Director of Grain Marketing (CN)
    • Robert Taylor, Assistant Vice President, North American Advocacy (Canadian Pacific)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Ted Haney, Executive Director (Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance)
    • Rob Ziner, Founder and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Industrial Hemp Corporation)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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
    • Ian Affleck, Vice-President, Plant Biotechnology (CropLife Canada)
    • Dominique Benoit, Member of the Board of Directors (Dairy Processors Association of Canada)
    • Andrew Casey, President and Chief Executive Officer (BIOTECanada)
    • Mathieu Frigon, President and Chief Executive Officer (Dairy Processors Association of Canada)
    • Dennis Prouse, Vice-President, Government Affairs (CropLife Canada)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Natasha Kim, Director General, Immigration Branch (Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada)
    • Ryan Koeslag, Executive Vice-President and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Mushroom Growers’ Association)
    • Baerbel Langner, Legal Counsel-Immigration, Past Chair, Canadian Bar Association, National Immigration Section (HyLife)
    • Helene Panagakos, Director, Temporary Resident Program Division, Immigration Program Guidance (Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada)
    • Tom Rosser, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Justine Taylor, Science and Government Relations Manager (Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers)
    • Marco Valicenti, Director General, Sector Development and Analysis Directorate, Market and Industry Services Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Steven West, Director, Sector policy, Temporary Foreign Worker Program, Skills and Employment Branch (Employment and Social Development Canada )
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
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
    • Kenneth Elgin Forth, President (Foreign Agricultural Resource Management Services)
    • Keron Headley (As an Individual)
    • Derek Johnstone, Special Assistant to the National President (United Food and Commercial Workers of Canada )
    • Portia MacDonald-Dewhirst, Executive Director (Canadian Agricultural Human Resource Council)
    • Mary Robinson, Chair (Canadian Agricultural Human Resource Council)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Denise Allen, President and Chief Executive Officer (Food Processors of Canada)
    • The Honourable JoAnne Buth, Chief Executive Officer (Canadian International Grains Institute)
    • Phil de Kemp, Executive Director (Barley Council of Canada)
    • Jean-Pierre Haché, Vice President Quality Assurance and Health and Safety (Bonduelle Americas)
    • Mark McNeil, Chief Executive Officer (Bonduelle Americas)
    • Irv Teper, Chief Executive Officer (Concord Premium Meats Ltd.)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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
    • Daniel A. Richard, Senior Corporate Counsel and Director of Government Relations, J. D. Irving Ltd. (Cavendish Farms Corporation)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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
    • Gordon Bacon, Chief Executive Officer (Pulse Canada)
    • Gordon Harrison, President (Canadian National Millers Association)
    • Paul Hetherington, President and Chief Executive Officer (Baking Association of Canada)
    • Rebecca Lee, Executive Director (Canadian Horticultural Council)
    • Bruce MacIntyre, Member of Executive Committee (Canadian National Millers Association)
    • Buck (Harold) VanNiejenhuis, Member of Executive Committee (Canadian National Millers Association)
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Donald Buckingham, President and CEO (Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute)
    • Jean-Charles Le Vallée, Associate Director, Food Horizons Canada (The Conference Board of Canada)
    • Corinne Pohlmann, Senior Vice President, National Affairs and Partnerships (Canadian Federation of Independent Business)
    • Tulay Yildirim, Director of Research (Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute)
    • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • CJ Hélie, Executive Vice President (Spirits Canada)
    • Martin Lavoie, President and CEO (Canada Pork International)
    • Dan Paszkowski, President and CEO (Canadian Vintners Association)
    • Gary Stordy, Director, Government and Corporate Affairs (Canadian Pork Council)
    • Jan Westcott, President and Chief Executive Officer (Spirits Canada)
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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
    • Keith Kuhl, President and CEO (Southern Potato Company)
    • Tia Loftsgard, Executive Director (Canada Organic Trade Association)
    • Ray Price, President (Sunterra Farms Ltd.)
    • Jane Proctor, Vice President, Policy and Issues Management (Canadian Produce Marketing Association)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • Subject matter of those elements contained in Part 5, insofar as that Part relates to farming of Bill C-74
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Cam Dahl, President (Cereals Canada)
    • Ron Davidson, Executive Director (Soy Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Subject matter of those elements contained in Part 5, insofar as that Part relates to farming of Bill C-74
    • Dale Beugin, Executive Director (Canada's Ecofiscal Commission)
    • Karen Clark, On-Farm Program Manager and Sustainability Advisor (Dairy Farmers of Canada)
    • Paul Connors, Executive Director (Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Agriculture)
    • Paul Doyon, 2nd Vice President General, General Management (Union des producteurs agricoles (UPA))
    • Lynn Jacobson, President (Alberta Federation of Agriculture)
    • Ron Maynard, Member of Board of Directors (Dairy Farmers of Canada)
    • Laure Vinsant Le Lous, Economic and Trade Coordinator, Agricultural Research and Policy Department (Union des producteurs agricoles (UPA))
    • Mervin Wiseman, President (Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Agriculture)
Room 9, Victoria Building* 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • Subject matter of those elements contained in Part 5, insofar as that Part relates to farming of Bill C-74
    • Josée Albert, Chief Executive Officer (Agricultural Alliance of New Brunswick)
    • David Mol, President (Prince Edward Island Federation of Agriculture)
    • Julie Paillat, National Coordinator, Greenhouse Vegetable Industry (Canadian Horticultural Council)
    • Dwayne Perry, 2nd Vice-President (Agricultural Alliance of New Brunswick)
    • Jan VanderHout, Board Member and Greenhouse Vegetable Grower (Canadian Horticultural Council)
    • Mark Wales, Energy, Environment and Climate Change Working Group Member and Field Vegetable Grower (Canadian Horticultural Council)
    • Consideration of a draft report
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Consideration of a draft budget
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • Subject matter of those elements contained in Part 5, insofar as that Part relates to farming of Bill C-74
    • Todd Lewis, President (Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan)
    • Maxine Maclean, Policy and Communications Coordinator (Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture)
    • Dan Mazier, President (Keystone Agricultural Producers of Manitoba)
    • Chris van den Heuvel, Canadian Federation of Agriculture Director and Past President (Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • Subject matter of those elements contained in Part 5, insofar as that Part relates to farming of Bill C-74
    • Ron Bonnett, President (Canadian Federation of Agriculture)
    • Myles Frosst, Consultant (Canadian Federation of Agriculture)
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Peter Mulherin, Chairperson (Canadian Food Exporters Association)
    • Susan Powell, President and CEO (Canadian Food Exporters Association)
    • Teresa Schoonings, Member of Board of Directors (Food and Beverage Canada)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
  • Subject matter of those elements contained in Part 5, insofar as that Part relates to farming of Bill C-74
    • Gervais Coulombe, Director, Sales Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Philippe Giguère, Manager, Legislative Policy (Environment and Climate Change Canada)
    • Pierre Mercille, Director General (Legislation), Sales Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • John Moffet, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Environmental Protection Branch (Environment and Climate Change Canada)
    • Tom Rosser, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • David Turner, Tax Policy Analyst, Sales Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Jack Froese, President (Canadian Canola Growers Association)
    • Brian Innes, Vice-President, Public Affairs (Canola Council of Canada)
    • Keith Mussar, Vice President Regulatory Affairs (Canadian Association of Importers and Exporters)
    • Joy Nott, President and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Association of Importers and Exporters)
    • Catherine Scovil, Director of Government Relations (Canadian Canola Growers Association)
    • Chris Vervaet, Executive Director (Canadian Oilseed Processors Association)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • Deron Caplan, PhD candidate, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
    • Michael Dixon, Professor and Director, Controlled Environment Systems Research Facility, School of Environmental Sciences, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
    • Mark Lefsrud, Associate Professor, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, McGill University (As an Individual)
    • Dennis Prouse, Vice-President, Government Affairs (CropLife Canada)
    • Karen Stephenson, Director, Regulatory Affairs and Stakeholder Relations (Scotts Canada Limited)
    • Dr. Maria Trainer, Director of Regulatory Affairs (CropLife Canada)
    • Youbin Zheng, Associate Professor, School of Environmental Sciences, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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
    • Claire Citeau, Executive Director (Canadian Agri-Food Trade Alliance)
    • Sylvie Cloutier, President and Chief Executive Officer (Conseil de la transformation alimentaire du Québec)
    • Dimitri Fraeys, Vice-President, Innovation and Economic Affairs (Conseil de la transformation alimentaire du Québec)
    • Carla Ventin, Senior Vice-President, Government Relations (Food & Consumer Products of Canada)
    • Mathew Wilson, Vice President, Policy and Government Relations (Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • David Brock, Assistant Deputy Minister, Ministry of Environment (Government of Saskatchewan)
    • The Honourable Dustin Duncan, Minister of Environment (Government of Saskatchewan)
    • Lin Gallagher, Deputy Minister of Environment (Government of Saskatchewan)
    • William Greuel, Assistant Deputy Minister, Ministry of Agriculture (Government of Saskatchewan)
    • The Honourable Lyle Stewart, Minister of Agriculture (Government of Saskatchewan)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Gérald Beaulieu, Director (Centre d'expertise sur la construction commerciale en bois)
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • John Masswohl, Director of Government and International Relations (Canadian Cattlemen's Association)
    • Chris White, President and Chief Executive Officer (Canadian Meat Council)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • Susan Antler, Executive Director (Compost Council of Canada)
    • Cam Battley, Member of the Board (Micron Waste Technologies Inc.)
    • Brian King, Director of Compost Operations (GFL Environmental Inc.)
    • Alfred Wong, President (Micron Waste Technologies Inc.)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Vern Baron, Research Scientist, Sustainable Production Systems, Lacombe Research and Development Centre, Science and Technology Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Henry Janzen, Research Scientist, Soil Biochemistry, Lethbridge Research and Development Centre, Science and Technology Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Guillermo Hernandez Ramirez, Assistant Professor, Department of Renewable Resources, University of Alberta (As an Individual)
    • William Shotyk, Bocock Chair for Agriculture and the Environment, Department of Renewable Resources, University of Alberta (As an Individual)
Sheraton Cavalier Sheraton South Room, 2620 32nd Ave. NE, Calgary AB 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Reynold Bergen, Research Director, Beef Cattle Research Council (Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef)
    • Douglas J. Cattani, , Department of Plant Science, University of Manitoba (As an Individual)
    • Ross Chow, Executive Director (InnoTech Alberta)
    • Cherie Copithorne-Barnes, Chair (Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Beef)
    • Anna De Paoli, Consultant to the Alberta Greenhouse Growers Association (Alberta Greenhouse Growers Association)
    • Graham Gilchrist, Chief Executive Officer (Biological Carbon Canada)
    • Christine Murray, Director, Agricultural Technologies (Alberta Innovates)
Sheraton Cavalier Sheraton South Room, 2620 32nd Ave. NE, Calgary AB 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Danny Blair, Director of Science (Prairie Climate Centre)
    • Stephane McLachlan, Professor, University of Manitoba (Wa Ni Ska Tan Alliance of Hydro-Impacted Communities)
    • Maurice Moloney, Executive Director and CEO, Global Institute for Food Security, University of Saskatchewan (As an Individual)
    • Brock Mulligan, Director of Communications (Alberta Forest Products Association)
    • D.J. (Dave) Sauchyn, Research Coordinator (Prairie Adaptation Research Collaborative)
    • Howard Wheater, Professor, Institute for Water Security, University of Saskatchewan (As an Individual)
Sheraton Cavalier Sheraton South Room, 2620 32nd Ave. NE, Calgary AB 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Kevin Bender, Chair (Alberta Wheat Commission)
    • Graham Gilchrist, Director (Alberta Federation of Agriculture)
    • D'Arcy Hilgartner, Chair (Alberta Pulse Growers Commission)
    • Lynn Jacobson, President (Alberta Federation of Agriculture)
    • Todd Lewis, President (Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan)
    • Dan Mazier, President (Keystone Agricultural Producers of Manitoba)
    • Kevin Serfas, Director, Turin and Chair of Government and Industry Affairs Committee (Alberta Canola)
    • Carmen Sterling, Vice-President (Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities)
    • Tom Steve, General Manager (Alberta Wheat Commission)
    • Ward Toma, General Manager (Alberta Canola)
Sheraton Cavalier Sheraton South Room, 2620 32nd Ave. NE, Calgary AB 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Werner Kurz, Researcher, Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions, University of Victoria (As an Individual)
    • Kathy Martin, Professor and Senior Research Scientist, Department of Forest and Conservation Sciences, University of British Columbia (As an Individual)
    • Lisa Wood, Assistant Professor, Ecosystem Science and Management, University of Northern British Columbia (As an Individual)
Westin Bayshore Cypress Room, 1601 Bayshore Drive, Vancouver BC 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • John Church, Associate Professor and Cattle Research Chair, Faculty of Science, Thompson Rivers University (As an Individual)
    • Che Elkin, Associate Professor, University of Northern British Columbia (As an Individual)
    • Sumeet Gulati, Associate Professor, Faculty of Land and Food Systems, Food and Resource Economics Group, University of British Columbia (As an Individual)
    • John L. Innes, BC Chair in Forest Management, Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia (As an Individual)
    • Karen E. Kohfeld, Professor, Climate, Oceans, and Paleo-Environments Laboratory, Simon Fraser University (As an Individual)
    • Craig Nichol, Associate Head, Senior Instructor, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of British Columbia (As an Individual)
    • David F. Scott, Associate Professor, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of British Columbia (As an Individual)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Westin Bayshore Cypress Room, 1601 Bayshore Drive, Vancouver BC 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Andrew Campbell, Corporate Performance and Communications Co-op (Forest Practices Board)
    • Pinder Dhaliwal, President (BC Fruit Growers' Association)
    • Reg Ens, Executive Director (BC Agriculture Council)
    • Hannah Horn, Manager of Special Investigations (Forest Practices Board)
    • Glen Lucas, General Manager (BC Fruit Growers' Association)
    • Stan Vander Waal, Chair (BC Agriculture Council)
Westin Bayshore Cypress Room, 1601 Bayshore Drive, Vancouver BC 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • The Honourable Jim Carr, P.C., M.P., Minister of Natural Resources (Natural Resources Canada)
    • Gervais Coulombe, Director, Excise Taxation and Legislation, Sales Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Matt Jones, Assistant Deputy Minister, Pan-Canadian Framework Implementation Office (Environment and Climate Change Canada)
    • Sean Keenan, Director General, Sales Tax Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Beth MacNeil, Assistant Deputy Minister, Canadian Forest Service (Natural Resources Canada)
    • Judy Meltzer, Director General, Carbon Pricing Bureau (Environment and Climate Change Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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.
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Hayden Montgomery, Special Representative (Global Research Alliance on Agricultural Greenhouse Gases)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Anja Geitmann, Dean, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, McGill University (As an Individual)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
When the Senate rises but not before time shown above.
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Karen Beauchemin, Research Scientist, Sustainable Production Systems, Lethbridge Research and Development Centre, Science and Technology Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Shabtai Bittman, Research Scientist, Environmental Health, Agassiz Research and Development Centre, Science and Technology Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Ralph Martin, Professor, Ontario Agricultural College, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, P.C., M.P., Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Chris Forbes, Deputy Minister (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Government response to the Ninth Report: "The importance of Bee Health"
    • Richard Aucoin, Executive Director, Pest Management Regulatory Agency (Health Canada)
    • Scott Kirby, Director General, Environmental Assessment Directorate, Pest Management Regulatory Agency (Health Canada)
  • Study on the acquisition of farmland in Canada and its potential impact on the farming sector
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Randy Bauman, Board Member (Agricultural Manufacturers of Canada)
    • Leah Olson, President (Agricultural Manufacturers of Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Ellen Burack, Director General, Environmental Policy, Policy Group (Transport Canada)
    • Michelle Gartland, Deputy Director, Clean Technology (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Judith Gelbman, Director, Environment Division (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Marcia Jones, Executive Director, Legislative Analysis and Development, Policy Group (Transport Canada)
    • Marie-Andrée Lévesque, Deputy Director, Government Procurement, Trade and Environment (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Ana Renart, Director General - Market access (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Matthew Smith, Director of the Technical Barriers and Regulations (Global Affairs Canada)
Room 356-S, Centre Block* 42-1 [ParlVu Audio] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • Study on the acquisition of farmland in Canada and its potential impact on the farming sector
    • Consideration of a draft report
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Guillaume Gruère, Senior Policy Analyst, Trade and Agriculture Directorate, Natural Resources Policy Division (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development)
    • Ben Henderson, Policy Analyst, Trade and Agriculture Directorate, Natural Resources Policy Division (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Debbie Murray, Director, Policy and Regulatory Affairs (Association of Canadian Port Authorities)
    • Wendy Zatylny, President (Association of Canadian Port Authorities)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Election of the chair
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Audio] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Philip Bagnoli, Analyst-Advisor (Office of the Parliamentary Budget Officer)
    • Jean-Denis Fréchette, Parliamentary Budget Officer (Office of the Parliamentary Budget Officer)
    • Stephane P. Lemay, Research and Development Director (Institut de recherche et de développement en agroenvironnement)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Evan Fraser, Canada Research Chair in Global Food Security, Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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 the acquisition of farmland in Canada and its potential impact on the farming sector
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
In Camera
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Dale Beugin, Executive Director (Canada's Ecofiscal Commission)
    • Emile Frison, Member, (Former Director General of Bioversity International) (International Panel of Experts on Sustainable Food Systems)
    • Bernard Soubry, Doctoral Candidate in Geography and Environment, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford (As an Individual)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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.
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Greg Adams, Manager, Research and Development (J.D. Irving, Limited)
    • Jim Grey, Chair (Renewable Industries Canada)
    • Andrea Kent, Board Member (Renewable Industries Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Neal Scott, Associate Professor, Associate Head, Geography Graduate Programs, Queen's University (As an Individual)
    • Barry Smit, Professor Emeritus, Department of Geography, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
    • Claudia Wagner-Riddle, Professor, School of Environmental Sciences, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
    • Alfons Weersink, Professor, Ontario Agriculture College, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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.
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Julie Gelfand, Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development (Office of the Auditor General of Canada)
    • Andrew Hayes, Principal (Office of the Auditor General of Canada)
    • Kimberley Leach, Principal (Office of the Auditor General of Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Daniel Bernier, Agronomist, Research and agricultural policy department (Union des producteurs agricoles (UPA))
    • Claire Bolduc, Member of the Board of Directors (Équiterre)
    • Marc-André Côté, Director General (Fédération des producteurs forestiers du Québec)
    • Andrew Gonzalez, Director (Quebec Centre for Biodiversity Science)
    • Marcel Groleau, President General (Union des producteurs agricoles (UPA))
    • Richard Hamelin, Researcher (FPInnovations)
    • Pierre Lapointe, President and CEO (FPInnovations)
    • Caroline Larrivée, Team Leader, Vulnerabilities, impacts and adaptation (Ouranos)
    • Patrick Lavoie, Senior Scientist (FPInnovations)
    • Benoit Legault, Director General (Producteurs de grains du Québec)
    • Jean-Pierre Martel, Vice President, Strategic Partnerships (FPInnovations)
    • Jean Nolet, President and Chief Executive Officer (COOP Carbone)
    • Marc-André Rhéaume, Responsible for forest management (Fédération des producteurs forestiers du Québec)
    • Sidney Ribaux, Co-founder and General Manager (Équiterre)
W Montreal Hotel Studio 5 & 6, 901 Square Victoria Street, Montréal QC 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Lord Abbey, Assistant Professor, Amenity Horticulture, Department of Plant, Food and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • Paul Arp, Professor, Forest Soils, Forestry and Environmental Management, University of New Brunswick (As an Individual)
    • Samuel K. Asiedu, Professor, Department of Plant, Food and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • Charles Bourque, Professor, Acting Director of Graduate Studies, Forestry and Environmental Management, University of New Brunswick (As an Individual)
    • David Burton, Professor, Department of Plant, Food and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • Peter Duinker, Professor and Acting Director, School for Resource and Environmental Studies, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • Don Jardine, Project Manager, Climate Research Lab, University of Prince Edward Island (As an Individual)
    • Gabriela Sabau, Associate Professor, Economics/Environmental Studies, Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland (As an Individual)
    • James Steenberg, Post-doctoral fellow, School for Resource and Environmental Studies, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
Four Points by Sheraton Halifax Admirals Room South, Conference Level, 1496 Hollis Street, Halifax NS 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Susannah Banks, Executive Director (New Brunswick Federation of Woodlot Owners)
    • Michael Benson, Climate Action Project Coordinator, Mi’kmaw Conservation Group (Confederacy of Mainland Mi'kmaq)
    • Stacie Carroll, Executive Director (Federation of Nova Scotia Woodland Owners)
    • The Honourable Keith Colwell, MLA, Minister of Agriculture (Government of Nova Scotia)
    • Angeline Gillis, Senior Director, Mi’kmaw Conservation Group (Confederacy of Mainland Mi'kmaq)
    • Robert Godfrey, Executive Director (Prince Edward Island Federation of Agriculture)
    • Jason Hollett, Executive Director, Department of Environment (Government of Nova Scotia)
    • The Honourable Margaret Miller, MLA, Minister of Natural Resources (Government of Nova Scotia)
    • David Mol, President (Prince Edward Island Federation of Agriculture)
    • Loretta Robichaud, Senior Director, Advisory Services, Agriculture and Food Operations Branch, Department of Agriculture (Government of Nova Scotia)
    • John Rowe, President (PEI Woodlot Association)
    • John Russell, Environmental Farm Plan Coordinator (Agricultural Alliance of New Brunswick)
    • Bruce Stewart, Manager, Forest Research and Planning, Department of Natural Resources (Government of Nova Scotia)
    • Julie Towers, Deputy Minister, Department of Natural Resources (Government of Nova Scotia)
    • Chris van den Heuvel, President (Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture)
    • Henry Vissers, Executive Director (Nova Scotia Federation of Agriculture)
Four Points by Sheraton Halifax Admirals Room South, Conference Level, 1496 Hollis Street, Halifax NS 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Kristin Baldwin, Director of Stakeholder Relations (Agricultural Institute of Canada)
    • Serge Buy, Chief Executive Officer (Agricultural Institute of Canada)
    • Robert Larocque, Senior Vice-President (Forest Products Association of Canada)
    • Kate Lindsay, Vice-President of Sustainability and Environmental Partnerships (Forest Products Association of Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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.
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Faris Ahmed, Director of Policy and Campaigns (USC Canada )
    • Dana Collins, Executive Director (Canadian Institute of Forestry)
    • Martin Entz, Professor, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, University of Manitoba (As an Individual)
    • Genevieve Grossenbacher, Program Manager- Policy and Campaigns (USC Canada )
    • Anne Koven, Adjunct Professor, University of Toronto (As an Individual)
    • Jonathan Lok, Past President (Canadian Institute of Forestry)
    • Fred Pinto, Past President (Canadian Institute of Forestry)
    • Martin Settle, Executive Director (USC Canada )
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Nicholas Rivers, Associate Professor, Public and International Affairs, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ottawa (As an Individual)
    • Brandon Schaufele, Assistant Professor in Business, Economics and Public Policy, Ivey Business School, The University of Western Ontario (As an Individual)
    • Tony Shaw, Professor of Geography, Brock University (As an Individual)
Room 9, Victoria Building* 42-1 [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.
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building* 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
In Camera
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Gérald Gauthier, Vice President (Railway Association of Canada)
    • Lee Jebb, Vice President (Cando Rail Services)
    • Cher Mereweather, Executive Director (Provision Coalition)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Stephen Laskowski, President (Canadian Trucking Alliance)
    • Chris Masciotra, Director, Corporate Affairs (Soy Canada)
    • Jim Millington, Director, Market Development (Soy Canada)
    • Consideration of a draft budget
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Clyde Graham, Senior Vice President (Fertilizer Canada)
    • Garth Whyte, President and Chief Executive Officer (Fertilizer Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Michael Bourque, President and Chief Executive Officer (Railway Association of Canada)
    • Janet Drysdale, Vice President, Corporate Development (CN)
    • Michael Gullo, Director, Policy, Economic and Environmental Affairs (Railway Association of Canada)
    • Yves Leduc, Director, Policy and International Trade (Dairy Farmers of Canada)
    • Ron Maynard, Member of Board of Directors (Dairy Farmers of Canada)
    • David Miller, Assistant Vice President, Government Affairs (CN)
    • Robert Taylor, Assistant Vice President, North American Advocacy (Canadian Pacific)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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.
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Ian Affleck, Executive Director, Plant Biotechnology (CropLife Canada)
    • Andrew Casey, President and Chief Executive Officer (BIOTECanada)
    • Dennis Prouse, Vice President, Government Affairs (CropLife Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Phil Boyd, Executive Director (Turkey Farmers of Canada)
    • Mark Davies, Chair (Turkey Farmers of Canada)
    • Mike Dungate, Executive Director (Chicken Farmers of Canada)
    • Jessica Heyerhoff, Communication and Policy Coordinator (Chicken Farmers of Canada)
    • Tim Lambert, Chief Executive Officer (Egg Farmers of Canada)
    • Roger Pelissero, Chair (Egg Farmers of Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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.
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Derek Lynch, Associate Professor, Faculty of Agriculture, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • Ashley St Hilaire, Director of Programs and Government Relations (Canadian Organic Growers)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Ted Bilyea, Chair (Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute)
    • Ron Davidson, Senior Vice-President, International Trade and Public Affairs (Canadian Meat Council)
    • Louis Thériault, Vice President, Industry Strategy and Public Policy (The Conference Board of Canada)
    • Troy Warren, Chair of the Board of Directors (Canadian Meat Council)
    • Tulay Yildirim, Director, Policy Research Partnerships (Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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.
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Lydia Carpenter, 1st Vice President (Policy) (National Farmers Union)
    • Jason McLinton, Vice President, Grocery Division and Regulatory Affairs (Retail Council of Canada)
    • Rod Scarlett, Executive Director (Canadian Honey Council)
    • David Wilkes, Senior Vice President, Grocery Division and Government Relations (Retail Council of Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Barbara Johnstone-Grimmer, Director, British Columbia (Canadian Sheep Federation)
    • Bob Lowe, Chair, Environment Committee (Canadian Cattlemen's Association)
    • Normand Martineau, 2nd Vice Chair (Canadian Pork Council)
    • John Masswohl, Director of Government and International Relations (Canadian Cattlemen's Association)
    • Corlena Patterson, Executive Director (Canadian Sheep Federation)
    • Gary Stordy, Manager, Public Relations (Canadian Pork Council)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [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.
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Jack Froese, President (Canadian Canola Growers Association)
    • Brian Innes, Vice-President, Public Affairs (Canola Council of Canada)
    • Chris Vervaet, Executive Director (Canadian Oilseed Processors Association)
    • Rick White, Chief Operating Officer (Canadian Canola Growers Association)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Gordon Bacon, Chief Executive Officer (Pulse Canada)
    • Cam Dahl, President (Cereals Canada)
    • Phil de Kemp, Executive Director (Barley Council of Canada)
Room 2, Victoria Building* 42-1 [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.
  • The potential impact of the effects of climate change on the agriculture, agri-food and forestry sectors
    • Drew Black, Director of Environment and Science Policy (Canadian Federation of Agriculture)
    • Ron Bonnett, President (Canadian Federation of Agriculture)
    • Rebecca Lee, Executive Director (Canadian Horticultural Council)
    • Justine Taylor, Science and Government Relations Manager (Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building* 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on the acquisition of farmland in Canada and its potential impact on the farming sector
    • Wayne Adams, Special Project Co-ordinator (Perennia Food and Agriculture Inc.)
    • Eduardo A.C. De Zavalia, Lawyer (Sociedad Rural Argentina)
Room 160-S, Centre Block 42-1 [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 the acquisition of farmland in Canada and its potential impact on the farming sector
    • Tony Mahar, Chief Executive Officer (National Farmers' Federation (Australia))
    • Mark Parker, Area D Director and Chair of the Agriculture Committee (Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako)
    • Gerry Thiessen, Municipal Director (Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on the acquisition of farmland in Canada and its potential impact on the farming sector
    • Ella Haley, Assistant Professor, Sociology, Athabasca University (As an Individual)
    • Juan Sacoto, Senior Vice President (Informa Economics IEG)
Room 2, Victoria Building* 42-1 [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.
  • International market access priorities for the Canadian agricultural and agri-food sector
    • Consideration of a draft report
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
In Camera
  • Study on the acquisition of farmland in Canada and its potential impact on the farming sector
    • Brady Deaton Junior, Professor and McCain Family Chair in Food Security, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
    • Brian T. Gray, Assistant Deputy Minister, Science and Technology Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Allan Howard, Manager of the Agroclimate, Geomatics and Earth Observation Division, Science and Technology Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Ted Huffman, Research Scientist, Environmental Health, Science and Technology Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • David W. Lee, Manager, Canadian Soil Information Service, Science and Technology Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Pascal Thériault, Agricultural Economist, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, McGill University (As an Individual)
Room 2, Victoria Building 42-1 [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the transcripts of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
* Please note meeting changes.
Legend
Audio Webcast
Audio Webcast
Video Webcast
Video Webcast
Meeting
Meeting
Minutes
Minutes
Transcripts
Transcripts
Interim
Interim
Unrevised information from meeting notice
Unrevised information from meeting notice
Subject to Change
Subject to Change