Upcoming Workshop - "Building the Industry: Paths to Commercialization"

Click here to view speaker presentations from the January 10, 2017 Greenbelt Fund workshop: Facilitation Connections Along the Local Food Value Chain. 

To continue collaborating with members of Ontario’s local food value chain, join the Greenbelt Fund on March 3, 2017 at the Food and Beverage Convention in Niagara, hosted by Agri-Food Management Institute and Innovate Niagara. Click here to register.

Greenbelt Fund session – “Building the Industry: Paths to Commercialization” at the March 2-3, 2017 Food and Beverage Convention hosted by Agri-Food Management Institute and Innovate Niagara.

On March 3, 2017, the Greenbelt Fund, in collaboration with Food Starter and other organizations, will be hosting a session on ‘Building the Industry: Paths to Commercialization’ at the Food and Beverage Convention. The session will discuss what is needed to support Ontario businesses to scale up.

The session will also explore strategies to establish a network of food and beverage entrepreneurs, start-ups, food hubs or aggregators, food accelerators, incubation hubs, commercial kitchen businesses, small and medium sized businesses and other food and beverage companies. This workshop will explore the challenges faced by organizations that support food start-ups, and investigate the role a coordinated network could play in overcoming barriers.

Register for the Food and Beverage Convention on March 2-3, 2017 in Niagara at the Scotiabank Convention Centre, hosted by the Agri-Food Management Institute and Innovate Niagara – Scaling Up to Grow Your Business.