Conference Schedule

Conference Schedule (printable .pdf) 


Friday, March 13, 2020 

Registration, Opening Ceremony and Keynote

4:00–6:00 pm - Registration and Tradeshow Exhibit
4:30–6:00 pm - Pre-Conference Workshop: Dr. Shannan Grant PDt, MSc, PhD and Chelsey Purdy BSc-IEP Candidate "With two eyes and hearts open: Using person-focused science education to inspire creativity, co-learning and reconciliation" 
6:00–7:00 pm - Reception and Tradeshow Exhibit 
7:00–7:30 pm - Opening Ceremony - Orientation and Welcome
7:30–8:30 pm - Keynote Presentation: Dr. Susan Whiting, PhD "Dietary inadequacies in Canada: Implications for dietary guidance"

Saturday March 14, 2020

Full Conference Day

7:30–8:00 am - Registration
8:00–9:00 am - Learning Breakfast: Dr. Marc Surette, PhD "Development of a sustainable and effective source of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids"
9:00–9:30 am - Opening Remarks and Land Acknowledgement 
9:30–10:30 am - Session A: Nutrition (Oral Presentations)

  • Faculty Facilitator:
  • Student Speaker 1:
  • Student Speaker 2:
  • Student Speaker 3:

10:30–11:00 am - Nutrition Break and Tradeshow Exhibit
11:00–12:00 pm - Student Poster Presentations
12:00–1:00 pm - Lunch and Tradeshow Exhibit
1:00–2:00 pm - Session B: Foods (Oral Presentations)

  • Faculty Facilitator:
  • Student Speaker 1:
  • Student Speaker 2:
  • Student Speaker 3:

2:00–2:15 pm - Nutrition Break
2:15–3:45 pm - Food Security Workshop: Dr. Patty Williams, PhD "Exploring determinants and solutions to food insecurity through play: The hand you’re dealt"
3:45–5:00 pm - Closing Awards Ceremony and Reception