Invited Presentations

Phil Mount. Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems. Presentation for Economic Development Division management team, OMAF / MRA, September 26, 2013, Fergus ON.

Karen Landman. Designing and Planning for Urban Agriculture. College of Agriculture & Natural Resources. University of Delaware. May 10, 2013.

Phil Mount. Nourishing Ontario: A Local Foodhub Toolkit. 3rd Annual Knowledge Exchange Day-The KTT Toolbox. Agri-Food and Rural Link, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs and University of Guelph Partnership, Guelph, ON, April 5, 2013

Alison Blay-Plamer, R. Sonnino, and J. Custot. Planning to improve rural-urban linkages in sustainable food systems. AESOP International Planning Conference, Berlin. Nov. 1-3, 2012.

Alison Blay-Palmer (Nourishing Ontario Research Project). Fostering sustainable communities: Blending theory and practice. Cardiff International Conference on Sustainable Place-Making. Sustainable Places Research Institute, Cardiff University. October 29-30, 2012.

Alison Blay-Palmer. Report to FAO officials about the WUF Side Event. Food and Agriculture Debriefing Meeting, Rome, Italy.  September 7, 2012.

Peter Andrée. “Civil Society and Food Policy-making”. Carleton / Guelph Food Research Symposium, Carleton University. June 11, 2012.

Alison Blay-Palmer. Keynote speaker. Concordia Symposium: Future Directions in Food Studies, Concordia University. April 2012.

Alison Blay-Palmer. Public consultation on farmland preservation in Halton. Laurier-Milton Library Public Talk, Milton Ontario. February 2012.

Alison Blay-Palmer. McConnell Foundation Conference on Sustainable Food Systems, Food Hubs and Community Resilience. February 2012

Alison Blay-Palmer. Association of European Schools of Planning, Annual Conference, Cardiff University. Cardiff, Wales. 2011.

Karen Landman. Invited participant in Ontario Food Act Discussion Roundtable with Ontario Minister of Agriculture, Jerseyville, ON. 2012.

Karen Landman. “Regional food hubs”. OMAFRA-KTT Day.

Karen Landman. Participant in 2.5 days of workshops at Agriculture in an Urbanizing Society conference. Wageningen, Netherlands. 2012.

Karen Landman. “Building regional food hubs”. Source It Here! Local Food Networking Event organized by the Guelph-Wellington Local Food Initiative. 2012

Karen Landman. Food System Policy Workshop with ICES and City of Guelph. 2011.

Karen Landman. “Regional Food Hubs”. Source It Here! Local Food Networking Event organized by the Guelph-Wellington Local Food Initiative. 2011.

Karen Landman. “Community University Partnerships and Service Learning Projects”.  Bring Food Home: A Conference Connecting Ontario Farm and Food Networks. Kitchener, Ontario. 2010.

Karen Landman. Organizing Committee member (invited) OPPI’s Healthy Communities and Planning for Food – A Harvest of Ideas symposium. 2010.