Posted on Monday, January 29, 2024
Please join us in congratulating our students for their success in the Poster and Policy Brief competitions at the 14th Annual Canadian Agri-Food Policy Conference held by the Canadian Agricultural Economics Society (CAES) in Ottawa on January 25 and 26.
Nick Bannon & Chris Kimmerer (both MSc FARE) won the 1st prize and Mariam Abu El-Magd (MSc FARE) won the 2nd prize in the Poster Competition!
Sarah Bannon (BAH.FARE) and Esther Metieh (MSc FARE) won the first and the second prizes, respectively, in the Policy Brief Competition!
First held in 2011, the Annual Canadian Agri-Food Policy Conference has evolved into a preeminent national forum informing the policy landscape for the agri-food sector. Since its inaugural year, the conference has grown significantly, attracting key stakeholders, thought leaders, and industry experts. It is an important platform for engaging in dialogue, sharing insights, and fostering collaboration to address the complex challenges and opportunities inherent in the agri-food sector. The 2024 conference theme is “Fostering Innovation, Productivity, and Informed Agri-Food Policy.” For more information, see here, and for the program here.