Preliminary Schedule of Events (As of June 6, 2017)

Monday, July 10 Tuesday, July 11 Wednesday, July 12 Thursday, July 13
7:00 am
7:30 am
Registration
Open from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
7:00 am
7:30 am
Registration
Open from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
7:00 am
7:30 am
Registration
Open from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
7:00 am
7:30 am
Registration
Open from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
8:00 am
9:30 am
Breakfast Buffet
8:00 am
9:30 am
Breakfast Buffet

9:00 am
10:00 am
CSCA Annual General Meeting
8:00 am
9:30 am
Breakfast Buffet
8:30 am
1:30 pm
GPC Executive Committee Meeting
Oxford/Prince of Wales Room
10:00 am
11:15 am
Opening Ceremony: Welcome to Canada
10:00 am
10:45 am
Coloured Beans Outlook
10:00 am
10:25 am
GPC Young Professionals
Photo Contest
10:30 am
10:45 am
Sponsor Recognition
10:45 am
11:15 am
White Beans Outlook
10:45 am
11:30 am
Green Lentil Outlook
11:15 am
11:45 am
Global Economic Update
JP Gervias, Farm Credit Canada
11:15 am
11:55 am
Red Lentil Outlook

11:55 am
12:05 pm
GPC President's Award Presentation: Hon. Brad Wall, Premier of Saskatchewan

12:05 pm
1:30 pm
Lunch
11:30 am
12:00 pm
Convention Closing
11:45 am
12:00 pm
Fundamental Trends & Opportunities in the Global Food System
Gordon Bacon
12:00 pm
1:15 pm
Lunch
12:00 pm
12:15 pm
GPC General Assembly
GPC Members Only

12:00 pm
1:00 pm
Lunch
1:00 pm
1:00 pm
Convention Ends
1:15 pm
2:00 pm
Beyond Yield and Price: Why Understanding the Perspectives of Others is the Key to Success
Richard Black
1:30 pm
2:15 pm
Kabuli Chickpea Outlook
2:00 pm
2:45 pm
Driving Change in Consumer Behaviour: The Pulse Industry in Action
Tim McGreevy, Erika Simms, Daria Lukie
2:15 pm
3:00 pm
Pea Outlook
2:45 pm
3:20 pm
Creating the Enabling Environment: The Impact of Government & Policy

3:20 pm
5:00 pm
New GPC Pulses Contract/Contract Performance Issues (Gafta)
3:00 pm
5:00 pm
CSCA Board Meeting
Moresby Island Room
3:00 pm
3:30 pm
Faba Bean Outlook
3:30 pm
3:50 pm
Black Matpe/Pigeon Pea/Mung Bean Outlook

3:50 pm
4:40 pm
Desi Chickpea Outlook
5:00 pm
5:00 pm
End of Sessions
5:00 pm
5:00 pm
End of Sessions
5:15 pm
6:45 pm
Feeling Good about Food: A Buhler Symposium
Vancouver Convention Centre East Room 19 Meeting Level (second level)
6:00 pm
8:00 pm
Welcome Reception
6:00 pm
8:00 pm
Closing Gala Reception
BC Ballroom

Monday, July 10

  • Registration Open from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
    7:00 am - 7:30 am
  • GPC Executive Committee Meeting Oxford/Prince of Wales Room
    8:30 am - 1:30 pm
  • CSCA Board Meeting Moresby Island Room
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Welcome Reception
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Tuesday, July 11

  • Registration Open from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    7:00 am - 7:30 am
  • Breakfast Buffet
    8:00 am - 9:30 am
  • Opening Ceremony: Welcome to Canada
    10:00 am - 11:15 am
  • Global Economic Update JP Gervias, Farm Credit Canada
    11:15 am - 11:45 am
  • Fundamental Trends & Opportunities in the Global Food System Gordon Bacon
    11:45 am - 12:00 pm
  • Lunch
    12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
  • Beyond Yield and Price: Why Understanding the Perspectives of Others is the Key to Success Richard Black
    1:15 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Driving Change in Consumer Behaviour: The Pulse Industry in Action Tim McGreevy, Erika Simms, Daria Lukie
    2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
  • Creating the Enabling Environment: The Impact of Government & Policy
    2:45 pm - 3:20 pm
  • New GPC Pulses Contract/Contract Performance Issues (Gafta)
    3:20 pm - 5:00 pm
  • End of Sessions
    5:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Feeling Good about Food: A Buhler Symposium Vancouver Convention Centre East Room 19 Meeting Level (second level)
    5:15 pm - 6:45 pm

Wednesday, July 12

  • Registration Open from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
    7:00 am - 7:30 am
  • Breakfast Buffet
    8:00 am - 9:30 am
  • CSCA Annual General Meeting
    9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Coloured Beans Outlook
    10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • White Beans Outlook
    10:45 am - 11:15 am
  • Red Lentil Outlook
    11:15 am - 11:55 am
  • GPC President's Award Presentation: Hon. Brad Wall, Premier of Saskatchewan
    11:55 am - 12:05 pm
  • Lunch
    12:05 pm - 1:30 pm
  • Kabuli Chickpea Outlook
    1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
  • Pea Outlook
    2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Faba Bean Outlook
    3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Black Matpe/Pigeon Pea/Mung Bean Outlook
    3:30 pm - 3:50 pm
  • Desi Chickpea Outlook
    3:50 pm - 4:40 pm
  • End of Sessions
    5:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Closing Gala Reception BC Ballroom
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Thursday, July 13

  • Registration Open from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
    7:00 am - 7:30 am
  • Breakfast Buffet
    8:00 am - 9:30 am
  • GPC Young Professionals Photo Contest
    10:00 am - 10:25 am
  • Sponsor Recognition
    10:30 am - 10:45 am
  • Green Lentil Outlook
    10:45 am - 11:30 am
  • Convention Closing
    11:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • GPC General Assembly GPC Members Only
    12:00 pm - 12:15 pm
  • Lunch
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Convention Ends
    1:00 pm - 1:00 pm
No events available!