This conference will gather over 450 expected participants from across the continent for an opportunity to learn, celebrate, share and inspire the movement to bring healthy, local, and sustainable foods to the minds and plates of students in Canada and beyond.
Farm to School is bigger than what kids eat for lunch; it is about cultivating healthy, well-nourished students while simultaneously creating strong communities and resilient, sustainable regional food systems. The conference is sure to be of interest to:
May 15 – 17, 2019 – Victoria, B.C.
WORKSHOPS – POSTERS – PRESENTATIONS – SHORT TALKS – RESEARCH PAPERS
Application Period: October 19 – December 14, 2018
Conference presentation dates: May 16 and 17, 2019
Invitation and call for proposals – Farm to Cafeteria Canada’s (F2CC) National Farm to School Conference will be held in Victoria, British Columbia, May 15-17, 2019 and we are now accepting proposals.
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We’re adding a day of informative and educational field trips and site visits. Arrive a day early (May 15, 2019) and join others in exploring some of the most unique educational farm to school programs in B.C. We are still in the planning stage, but expect multiple locations to choose from, some of which will include in-depth workshops and/or site tours. Mark your calendars and stay tuned for details!
The conference will be hosted at the Victoria Conference Centre (VCC), a national leader in hosting major conferences, meetings and exhibitions. We’re thrilled to be working with the VCC to ensure this exciting conference is a world-class event.
Our official conference partner providing accommodations is the historic Fairmont Empress Hotel, adjacent to the VCC and close to local attractions, shops and the stunning downtown Victoria waterfront.
Stay up-to-date for all the latest conference news by signing-up for conference updates. In addition to the call for proposals, registration details will be coming this fall, so sign-up to make sure you don’t miss out!
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