2019 SPEAKERS + PRESENTERS

Meet the industry leaders and visionaries sharing their insights, ideas and experiences at the 2019 Terroir Symposium. 

 


KEYNOTE

DARREN MACLEAN
CHEF + OWNER

Shokunin
CALGARY, ALBERTA


liz alpern
co-founder, the gefilteria

jeffrey yoskowitz
co-founder, the gefilteria

DAVID HAWKSWORTH
HAWKSWORTH RESTAURANT GROUP

douglas mcmaster
founder, silo + executive chef, cub

taylor widrig
founder,
mermaid fare

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sarah best
experiential marketing
DIRT DINNER SERIES

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BLAIR HAMMOND
sous CHEF, SILO

SARAH MEIKLE
CEO, Wellington Culinary Events Trust

mary sherpe
writer, activist
+ creative director

 

keynote

SELASSIE ATADIKA
CHEF + OWNER

MIDUNU
TRIO TOQUE
ACCRA, GHANA


BEN BRANSON
FOUNDER,
SEEDLIP

marie claude lortie
journalist, la presse
 

MARK ZEKULIN
PRESIDENT + CEO, CANOPY GROWTH

rachel rasminsky
oxford properties

PETRA MUTCH
ed, founder,
EVE-VOLUTION

ELSA MACDONALD
MASTER OF WINE

WIDA WINARNO
CEO, INDONESIAN TEMPEH MOVEMENT

PAUL UYS
RESPONSIBLE PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST

LORI NIKKEL
ceo,
SECOND HARVEST

PETER NEAL
NEAL BROTHERS

SOLEIL HO
WRITER, CHEF + HOST
RACIST SANDWICH PODCAST

ned bell
executive chef,
ocean wise

NEIL CONWAY
head brewer, waterford distillery

INGRID JARRETT
Principle, IJM consulting

denise Balkissoon
writer + editor

 

featured SPEAKER
 

AMANDA COHEN
CHEF + OWNER

DIRT CANDY
NEW YORK CITY, USA

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ANN SHIN
DIRECTOR, FATHOM FILM GROUP

DICK SNYDER
FOUNDER, DRINKTO TOURS

JAMIE GOODE
WINE WRITER

RON TITE
FOUNDER & CEO, CHURCH + STATE

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ARLENE STEIN
FOUNDER, TERROIR HOSPITALITY

KRISTEN HAWLEY
EDITOR IN-CHIEF, SKIFT TABLE

Jean-François Archambault
Founder + CEO, La Tablée des Chefs

JENNIFER COMMINS
tea sommelier + FOUNDER, PLUCK TEAS

ALICE TSENG
PARTNER, SMART & BIGGAR

GhILLIE BASAN
FOOD
ANTHROPOLOGIST

BILL ALEXANDER
executive chef, grey eagle resort + casino

JENNIFER JOHNTSON
owner,
FISHERFOLK

SARAH PARNIAK
WRITER + brand ambassador, seedlip

PAUL NEWNHAM
director
sdg2 advocacy hub

steve bezeau
lobster broker + owner, la terrace

OMID MCDONALD
DAIRY DISTILLERY

MARK BRAND
SOCIAL ENTREPRENEUR

jo vos
Managing Director of Leafly

marianne edward
sheldon creek dairy

MARVYN BUDD
AQUACULTURE EXECUTIVE

MARTIN GOOCH, PHD
Ceo, VCMI

ADRIANO CIOTOLI
WINDSOR EATS

Garrett Kean
TOP SHELF DISTILLERS, DISTILLER

matthew o’hara
brewer

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BRUCE MCADAMS
UNIVERSITY OF GUELPH

shega youngson
canopy growth