Ag-West Bio annual meeting and virtual event The Power of Partnership: building an agri-value ecosystem in Saskatchewan

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  • Date :  June 24, 2021
  • Time : 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm

Ag-West Bio annual meeting and virtual event

The Power of Partnership: building an agri-value ecosystem in Saskatchewan

Thursday, June 24 - 1:00 to 4:00 pm CST

Join us for our annual meeting and an exploration of Saskatchewan’s agri-value ecosystem.
Saskatchewan is on its way to becoming an agri-value powerhouse. What are the strengths and the opportunities, and why is collaboration so important?
 
The event will include presentations and a panel discussion on the value of accelerators and the new Global Agri-Food Advancement Partnership (GAAP) moderated by Ag-West Bio President and CEO Karen Churchill.

Speakers
Jodi Banks - Trade
Deputy Minister, Saskatchewan Ministry of Trade and Export Development

Volker Gerdts - Research & Development
Director and CEO of Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization (VIDO)

Chris Barker - Tech Adoption
Director of Business Development, Global Institute for Food Security

Deanna Herman - Human Resources
Academic Chair, Sciences, Natural Resources & Co-op Education, Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Cameron Kupper - Business Perspective
VP, Trading and Business Development, Bioriginal Food & Science Corp

Panelists

Steven Webb, Global Institute for Food Security
Shannon Hood-Niefer, Saskatchewan Food Industry Development Centre 
Brent Sukenik, Innovation Place
Jay Robinson, Ag-West Bio

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