Together at the Table: Check out the Conference Program

We are very excited to share the program for “Together at the Table: The Foundations and Future of Food in Toronto” with you.

This year, the Toronto Food Policy Council celebrates 20 years of innovative food policy and action in Toronto.

We’re marking the occasion by hosting a conference and evening keynote on October 20th, 2011.

Download the program here:
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Food shapes our everyday lives, neighbourhoods, and the countryside that feeds us. This conference will bring together food advocates, community groups, City staff, City Councillors, concerned Torontonians and food systems experts to reflect on the past and imagine the next 20 years of food in our city-region.

Daytime Conference

8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Panel sessions, small group discussion and delicious food!

St. Lawrence Hall, 157 King Street East, Toronto.

Evening Keynote – “Sitopia: Changing the World Through Food”

6:00 – 9:00 pm

Reception and Keynote speaker Carolyn Steel, author of Hungry City: How Food Shapes our Lives

William Doo Auditorium, 45 Wilcox Street, Toronto.

A suggested donation to cover the cost of food ($5.00-$40.00) will be collected on the day of the event.

Register at http://foodpolicy.eventbrite.com/
For information

Contact Leslie Toy: ltoy@toronto.ca, 416-338-7934.

More information about the program and speakers will be available shortly.

We very much look forward to seeing you on October 20th.