The Future of Agriculture: A Conversation Revisited

One year after UBC’s inaugural Future of Agriculture webinar we reunite our industry speakers for a conversation on moving forward from COVID and the impact of climate change on the agriculture industry. The speakers will address supply chains, climate adaptation, technology and trade, and discuss how B.C.’s agri-food industry can work towards a stronger future.

Join host Rickey Yada, Dean, UBC Faculty of Land and Food Systems and moderator Santa J. Ono, UBC President and Vice-Chancellor in conversation with guests:

  • Meeru Dhalwala – LLD ’16, Author, Chef, & Restaurateur, and UBC Faculty of Land and Food Systems Faculty Advisory Board member
  • Peter Dhillon – OBC, Chairman, Ocean Spray Board of Directors, President and CEO, Richberry Group
  • Kat Jin – Sustainability Consultant at Pinna Sustainability
  • John Stackhouse – Senior Vice President at RBC and industry thought leader of Farmer 4.0

Saturday, April 2, 2022
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join in-person (room capacity 100 people): https://ubc.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_4GfNGOhq71RGfdA

NOTE: The in-person event will take place as part of the Pacific Agriculture Show, hosted at Tradex. To enter the event you will need to purchase a general admission ticket to the show at the door.

Adults: $15
Seniors & 4H: $10
Kids Under 14: FREE!

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