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Farm to Cafeteria Canada: National Conference May 15-17, 2019, Victoria BC

May 17, 2019 - May 19, 2019

PHABC is pleased to be the local host agency of the 2019 National Farm to School Conference in May of next year in Victoria.

 

Overview

Victoria, BC May 15 – 17, 2019 Join us as we INSPIRE, INNOVATE & organize for IMPACT to close the distance between farm and fork and bring more healthy, local & sustainable foods to the minds & plates of students, from pre-school to campus!

Building on Changing the Menu: 2015 School Food Conference, the first-ever national school food conference in Canada, with its focus on strengthening partnerships, and celebrating and inspiring action, the 2019 National Farm to School Conference will emphasize scaling-up efforts and evaluating impacts of farm and local food to school activities happening across Canada – putting more healthy, local and sustainable foods on the minds and plates of all students. This three-day event will feature field trips to inspirational projects in British Columbia, world-class keynote speakers, presentations, workshops and networking opportunities.

 

For more information the conference website is live now at: http://farmtoschoolconference2019.ca

Call for proposals is open now. Submit your idea for a workshop, presentation, short talk or abstract. Deadline to submit is 11:59pm PST Friday December 14, 2018.

farmtoschoolconference.2019.ca/call-for-proposals

Registration opens soon. Check the website for updates.

Details

Start:
May 17, 2019
End:
May 19, 2019

Venue

Victoria Conference Centre
720 Douglas Street
Victoria, British Columbia V8W 3M7 Canada