Speakers

Speaker applications for the 2020 Green Living Show are now closed.

Main Stage Speaker Schedule

Friday, March 13

Hosted by: Allie Rougeot, Fridays for Future

3:00pm - 4:45pm

Eyes on the Prize: How to Engage Youth to Act for the Future

Rochelle Byrne, A Greener Future, Allie Rougeot, Fridays for Future, and Nikole Bélanger, Green Schools Green Future

4:00pm - 4:30pm

Is Nature on the Brink of Collapse?

Janet Sumner, Wildlands League

4:45pm - 5:15pm

How HP is Keeping Plastics Out of Our Oceans

Frances Edmonds, HP Canada

5:30pm - 6:15pm

Entrepreneurship as a Form of Climate and Social Advocacy

Daniel Moll, EarthSuds, Jenise Lee, CertClean, Kristi Soomer, Encircled, & Joseph Krimker, Simply Group

6:30pm - 7:30pm

OPN X GLS Clean Startup Pitch Session

Open People Network


Saturday, March 14

Hosted by: Dr. Marnie Luck, ND

11:30pm - 12:00pm

The 6 Pillars of Health Aging

Annie Gaudreault, VEEV Health and Wellness

12:15pm - 1:00pm

How Fast Fashion is Impacting Our Waterways

Kelly Drennan, Fashion Takes Action, Miriam Diamond, University of Toronto, & Candice Batista, The Eco Hub

1:15pm - 1:45pm

How to Marie Kondo Your Life Without Being Wasteful

Ivanka Siolkowsky, The Tidy Moose

2:00pm - 2:45pm

Feeling Anxious about the State of the Planet? How to Take Care of Your Mental Health in the Changing Climate

Jesse Hayman, jack.org, Michelle Cliffe, Love Collective, & Alyssa Segula, Community Mental Health Nurse

3:00pm - 3:45pm

Living a Non-Toxic Life, How to Avoid Unnecessary Toxins at Home

Bruce Lourie, Ivey Foundation and author of Slow Death by Rubber Duck, Nita Tandon, Dalcini Stainless, Dr. Marnie Luck, ND, Naturopathic Doctor and Health Educator, & Candice Batista, The Eco Hub

4:00pm - 4:45pm

Looking Beyond Sustainability, How a Regenerative Economy is Key to Combating the Climate Crisis

Chef Carl Heinrich, Richmond Station, B. Lorraine Smith, Writer and Independent Consultant, & Mackenzie McRuer, Sage and Shepherd Farm

5:00pm - 5:30pm

It’s 2020, Time to Live Waste Free!

Candice Batista, The Eco Hub & Lilly Woodbury, Surfrider Foundation

5:45pm - 6:30pm

Dive Deep into the World of Oceans, an In-depth Look at the Planet’s Biggest Ecosystem

Lilly Woodbury, Surfrider Foundation & Dr. Karen Ho, Parvati Foundation


Sunday, March 15

Hosted by: Candice Batista, The Eco Hub & Rachel Bies, The Healthy Bies

11:30pm - 12:15pm

How to be an Eco-Conscious Mom Without Losing Your Mind

Meera Jain, The Green Mum, Sophi Robertson, Your Eco Friend, Sarah Robertson Barnes, Sustainable in the Suburbs, Rachel Bies, The Healthy Bies

12:30pm - 1:15pm

Celebrating Without Devastating; Hosting Green Events

Kalynn Crump, ReBloom, Lynzie Kent, Love by Lynzie, Julia McLellan, The Zero Waste Warbler, & Michelle Cliffe, Love Collective

1:30pm - 2:15pm

Life is Too Short for Toxic Products, Let’s Talk about Clean Beauty!

Jenise Lee, CertClean, Sarah Jay, All Earthlings Consulting, Bahare Pirouzi-Landry, Tru-Green Organics, & Lily Tse, Think Dirty

2:30pm - 3:00pm

Listen to Your Gut

Laura De Sanctis, Go With Your Gut & Joy McCarthy, Joyous Health

3:30pm - 4:00pm

Preserving Your Harvest: Water-bath canning ABC’s

Sentimental Farm

4:15pm - 4:45pm

Healing Recipes for Prevention & Recovery

The Living Kitchen

5:00pm - 5:30pm

Cooking with Urban Acorn

Chef Daniel Holloway