Where East Meets West Networking Dinner

Ontario Food and Beverage manufacturers, join us on the evening of Thursday, September 25, 2014 for a one-of-a-kind industry networking dinner bringing together Alberta and Ontario food and beverage manufacturers in order to share lean and sustainable best practices. 

      • Network with industry experts and Alberta food and beverage manufacturers visiting Ontario to tour world class lean and sustainable facilities 
      • Hear acclaimed business speaker and author, Jim Harris, share insights on how lean and sustainable business practices cut costs and drive profitability 
      • Tour Steam Whistle, Canada’s greenest brewery, and enjoy a free beer tasting
      • Get an exclusive live demo of Provision's Online Sustainability Portal featuring leading edge, web-based sustainability tools and resources designed to help manufacturers assess, monitor and improve their sustainability performance

This event will be hosted at The Real Sports Bar & Grill (private function room) and Steam Whistle Brewing, both located a short walk from each other in downtown Toronto.

5:00 p.m. - Where East Meets West Networking Dinner
Real Sports Bar & Grill's Private Function Room (15 York Street, Toronto)
5:00 - 5:30 - Registration and Networking
5:30 - 6:45 - Dinner and Provision Online Sustainability Portal Demonstration

7:00 p.m. - Speaker Series & Tour at Steam Whistle
Steam Whistle Brewing (255 Bremner Blvd, Toronto)
7:00 - 7:05 - Welcome by Provision Coalition and partners
7:05 - 7:25 - Steam Whistle Overview by Sybil Taylor, Steam Whistle’s Communications Director
7:25 - 7:30 - AMI Presentation and Introduction To Keynote Speaker
7:30 - 8:45 - Keynote Speaker: Jim Harris “How Lean and Sustainable Business Practices Cut Costs and Drive Profitability”
8:45 - 8:50 - Closing Remarks by AARD
8:50 - 9:20 - Steam Whistle Facility Tour & Complimentary Beer Tasting

Space is very limited. This is an invitation only event for Ontario Food & Beverage manufacturers. 

Registration is now closed.

Cost: $65.00 (includes dinner, Speaker Series, Steam Whistle Tour and beer tasting)


This initiative is supported by Growing Forward 2 (GF2), a federal-provincial-territorial initiative. 

Thank you to our Sponsors:

Keynote sponsor

Networking sponsor

Dinner Sponsor

Venue Sponsor