Chef Rodney Bowers
Learn how to make a savoury bread pudding with Chef Rodney Bowers of Hey Meatball!
Chef Daniel Holloway
We will walk through the culinary world of the hive, discussing how to incorporate the nutty flavours of Buckwheat Honey to the distinct textures of Honeycomb and how to use Bee Pollen.
Executive Chef Daniel Holloway of Urban Acorn Catering believes great food is achieved by harnessing bold flavours from humble ingredients. With over 15 years in the culinary industry, Chef Holloway’s signature style can be best described as refined comfort food, a blend of rustic Canadian cuisine with fine French techniques.
The impact of our food choices on our world, is a youth driven perspective, dedicated to raise awareness about the importance of making socially responsible food choices to help prevent further damage to the environment, pollinators, food security, our health and help protect new generations yet to come.
Rachel Parent Age 16, Kids Right To Know (Founder) @RachelsNews , Environmental Activist, International Youth Speaker, Mandatory GMO Labeling Advocate. Debated Kevin O”Leary on CBC Television, TEDx Toronto 2014, Huffington Post Blogger, Darwin Foundation, Jane Goodall Institute Canada Youth Mentor.
The Water Brothers
Join The Water Brothers as they discuss their adventures filming documentaries around the globe, the ways water impacts our daily lives, and what we can all do to better protect our planet's most precious resource.
Moderator: Vicki Wojcik | Speakers: Susan Chan, André Flys, Nigel Raine & Scott MacIvor
Vicki Wojcik: Director at Pollinator Partnership Canada, a not-for-profit working to protect and promote pollinators through science, outreach, policy support, and education.
Within Farms at Work's Native Pollinators program, Susan Chan manages education about native pollinators, on-farm pollinator habitat projects, and research into challenges for native pollinators on farms.
André Flys is a third generation beekeeper from King Township, Ontario. The same 56-Acre farm which sits atop the Oak Ridges Moraine he was raised on is where he currently maintains his apiary and farm gate store. André has his grandfather Charles Sauriol C.M to thank for his interest in bees and all things natural.
Professor Nigel Raine, is the Rebanks Family Chair in Pollinator Conservation at the University of Guelph, an expert in pollinator conservation, pollinator behaviour, and impacts of pesticides on bees.
Scott MacIvor is a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Toronto in the Department of Biological Sciences. He studies wild bees, biodiversity, and the role of ecologists in city-making.
Moderator: Sandra Elia | Speakers: Jill Hillhouse, Julie Daniluk & Chia Chia Sun
Sandra Elia is a CTI-certified Wellness Coach, she hosts a radio show called "Your Daily Diet" on VIBE 105FM, and the Vice Chair for the Toronto Chapter of the Canadian Obesity Network.
Jill Hillhouse is a Nutritionist, educator and author and a passionate advocate for nutrition education. Jill is the Nutritionist at P3 Health Clinic in Toronto. Visit www.jillhillhouse.com for more information.
Julie Daniluk’s bestselling books, Meals that Heal Inflammation and Slimming Meals That Heal advise on allergy-free cooking that tastes great and assists the body in the healing process. Connect with Julie on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter and check out her amazing recipes, nutrition tips and online programs at juliedaniluk.com
Chia Chia Sun is CEO of Damiva Inc. A pharmaceutical executive turned women's health expert, her company's natural feminine medicinal products are changing the lives of women in peri-menopause and menopause in Canada and the U.S.
Julie Henry, registered homeopath, practicing for over 15 years, shares her knowledge of treating chronic health conditions with homeopathic remedies made from natural ingredients. Homeopathic treatment provides gentle and effective solutions to longstanding illnesses.
Julie has been practising homeopathic medicine for the past 15 years. She manages a private practice in Toronto and Oshawa, Ontario in which she helps her patients to live happy, healthy and successful lives through Homeopathy.