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ECFWA AGM OTTAWA

“Where Agriculture Meets Politics”

Register now!
Note that registration for activities on May 22 MUST be received by 4 p.m. May 4.
Registration for activities on May 21 can be made until May 20, or walk-ins are welcome.


 

 

MONDAY, MAY 21, 2017

REGISTRATION: 4:00-5:00 P.M.

Location: iPolitics (17 York Street, Ottawa, Ont.)

 

AGM: 5:00-6:45p.m.

Location: iPolitics (17 York Street, Ottawa, Ont.)

*GoTo Meeting connection for those unable to make it

 

WELCOME RECEPTION & PANEL

Then and Now: What it’s like to be an Ag writer in Ottawa

Location: iPolitics (17 York Street, Ottawa, Ont.)

Time: 7:00p.m. 

 

Panelists: 

Alex Binkley, Journalist, Ontario Farmer/Manitoba Co-operator 

John Muggridge, Speechwriter, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Kelsey Johnson, Agriculture Reporter, iPolitics

 

TUESDAY, MAY 22, 2017

PANEL (WITH COFFEE/CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST)

 

​Farm and Food Meet Government ​

Location: CFA Boardroom, 21 Florence Street (confirmed)

Time: 8:30 am - 10 a.m.

Panelists

​ to be announced at a later date

 

TOUR OF PARLIAMENT HILL 

Location: Parliament Hill

Time:  Tour 1 – 11:05 a.m.​ ​Tour 2 – 11:10 a.m. 

LUNCH

​​Location: Parliamentary Restaurant
12:30​ p.m.​

QUESTION PERIOD

Location: House of Commons 

Time: starts at 2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

 

QUESTION PERIOD OUTS

Location: Parliament’s Foyer

 

 

​Wrap up at 4 o'clock. Pay your own way supper at a local restaurant.​
 

 

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