Evolution II: Mississauga

When:  Apr 20, 2023 from 08:30 to 12:00 (ET)

Join us! Protein Industries Canada and Plant-Based Foods of Canada invite you to join us in an exciting conversation as we strategize the next five years of Canada’s plant-based food, feed and ingredient ecosystem. With renewed funding in place, Protein Industries Canada is excited to work with our partners to continue driving towards a sustainable plant-based future.

To launch Protein Industry Canada’s next tranche of funding, we are traveling across Canada to share the news with our partners and members of the ecosystem.

This half-day event will focus on the next five years of funding and opportunities for the sector. It will feature funding updates from Protein Industries Canada, information on how you can work with Protein Industries Canada over the next five years, a discussion panel with technology leaders, ecosystem updates and a networking reception. Please see the agenda below for more information.

Please note: This is an invite only event. If you are unable to attend, you may send an appropriate representative in your place.


8:00 a.m. – Arrival and networking

8:30 a.m. – Breakfast

9:00 a.m. – Welcome

  • Leslie Ewing, CEO Plant-Based Foods of Canada
  • Bill Greuel, CEO Protein Industries Canada

9:20 a.m. – The Canadian Ecosystem - the next five years

10:00 a.m. – Leadership Panel

  • Hear first hand from those who have worked with Protein Industries Canada previously – how the program worked for them, their views on the ecosystem and the future of the sector.

10:45 a.m. – Break

11:00 a.m. – The Road to $25 Billion – Are we on track?

  • Are we on track to reach the goals of the Road to $25 Billion? What does the ecosystem need to consider?
  • www.theroadto25billion.ca

11:50 a.m. – Wrap-up


Mississauga Convention Centre
75 Derry Road West
Mississauga, ON L5W 1G3