Food and Beverage Events and Tradeshows

Canadian Institute of Food Science & Technology (CIFST) Annual Suppliers' Night Table Top

November 11, 2014 | International Centre, Toronto, ON

Contact information:

Email: | Tel: 866-437-6030

Packex Montreal

November 19 - 20 2014 | Palais des congrès de Montréal

Contact Information:

UBM Canon
2901 28th Street, Suite 100
Santa Monica, CA 90405 United States

Email: | Tel: 310-445-4200

Eastern Ontario Local Food Conference

November 24 - 25, 2014 | Four Points Sheraton, Kingston, ON

A conference designed to facilitate stronger relationships among local food groups, challenge obstacles to growth as well as provide technical information on key topics. Local food initiatives have been innovative in running their businesses, adapting practices and looking for partners to be successful in this rapidly growing sector. Join the 'Eastern Ontario Local Food Conference' to share information, learn about success stories and gather information on innovative local food businesses, projects and best practices.

Contact information:

Katie Nolan, Agriculture and Rural Economic Development Advisor, OMAFRA
Email: | Tel: 613-258-8371

Whole Life Expo

November 28 - 30, 2014| Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, ON

Contact information:

Whole Life Expo Show Office
365 Dupont Street Toronto, ON M5R 1V9
Email: | Tel: 416.515.1330

Banff Pork Seminar

January 20 - 22, 2015 | Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta 

Contact information:

Banff Pork Seminar
University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2P5
Email: | Tel: 780.492.3651

International Poultry Expo and International Feed Expo

January 27-29,2015| Georgia World Congress Centre, Atlanta, GA

Contact information:

U.S. Poultry & Egg Association
Email: | Tel: 678.514.1977

Guelph Organic Conference

January 29 to February 1, 2015| University of Guelph, Guelph, ON

Contact information:

Guelph Organic Conference
Box 116 Collingwood, ON L9Y 3Z4
Thomas Nimmo | Tel: 705.444.0923

Dairy Farmers of Ontario Annual Meeting

January 2015 | Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto, ON

Contact information:

Dairy Farmers of Ontario
6780 Campobello Road Mississauga, ON L5N 2L8
Email: | Tel: 905.821.8970

Local Food Symposium presented by the Greenbelt Fund

February 3-4, 2015| Queen's Landing, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

Contact information:

The Greenbelt Fund
8560 Tremaine Road, Milton, Ontario L9T 2X3
Email: | Tel: 905.875.2077

Hotel Association of Canada Annual Conference

February 2015| Eaton Chelsea Toronto Hotel, Toronto, ON

Contact information:

Hotel Association of Canada
130 Albert Street, Suite 1206 Ottawa, ON K1P 5G4
Email: | Tel: 613.273.7149

Agri-Food Ski Day 2015

February 2015| Osler Bluff Ski Club, Collingwood, ON

Contact information:

Agri-Food Ski Day
Email: | Tel: 519.821-8883 ext. 204

Annual Meat Conference

February 2015 | Atlanta, Georgia

Contact information:

American Meat Institute and Food Marketing Institute
Amma Owusu
Email: | Tel: 202.220.0844

Beef Farmers of Ontario Annual General Meeting

February 2015 | Doubletree International Plaza Hotel, Toronto, ON

Contact information:

Beef Farmers of Ontario
130 Malcolm Road Guelph, ON N1K 1B1
Email:|Tel: 519.824.0334

Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Growers' Association Annual Meeting

February 2015 | Scotiabank Convention Centre, Niagara Falls, ON

Contact information:

Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Growers' Association
105-355 Elmira Road North, Guelph, ON N1K 1S5 | Tel: 519-763-6160

Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Convention

February 2015 | Scotiabank Convention Centre, Niagara Falls, ON

Contact information:

Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Association
104-155 Main Street East, Suite 135,Grimsby, ON L3M 1P2
Tel: 905.945.5363

Wild Oats Grainworld 2015

Canada's leading annual grain-market outlook conference

February 2015 | Winnipeg Fairmont Hotel, Winnipeg, MB

Contact information:

Wild Oats Grainworld
958 - 167 Lombard Avenue, Winnipeg Manitoba R3B 0V3
Email: | Tel: 204-942-1459 | toll free: 800-567-5671

Canola Council of Canada Conference

February 2015 | Hyatt Hill Country Resort, San Antonio, Texas

Contact information:

Canola Council of Canada
400-167 Lombard  Avenue Winnipeg, MB R3B 0T6
Email: | Tel: 204.982.2100

Canadian Federation of Agriculture Annual General Meeting

February 2015 | Delta Ottawa Centre Hotel, Ottawa, ON

Contact information:

Canadian Federation of Agriculture
75 Albert Street, Suite 1101 Ottawa, ON K1P 5E7
Email: | Tel: 613.236.3633

Baking Industry Suppliers Association (BEMA) Winter Summit

March 2015| Chicago Downtown Marriott, Chicago, IL

Contact information:

The Baking Industry Suppliers Association
7101 College Blvd., Suite 1505 Overland Park, KS 66210
Email: | Tel: 913.338.1300

Canadian Restaurant & Foodservices Trade Show (CRFA)

March 2015 | Direct Energy Centre, Toronto, ON

The CRFA Show is a leading industry event designed to be the greatest buying forum in Canada for the foodservice and hospitality industries.

Contact information:

Canadian Restaurant and Foodservices Association
316 Bloor Street West Toronto, ON M5S 1W5
E-mail: | Tel: 416.923-8416 Toll-free: 800.387.5649

Growing the Margins Conference

March 2015 | London Convention Centre, London, ON

Contact information:

First Stage Enterprises Inc.
1185 Eglinton Ave East, Suite 104, Toronto, ON, Canada, M3C 3C6
Email: | Tel: 416.426.7029

Horticultural Council Annual General Meeting

March 2015 | Delta Grand Okanagan Resort & Conference Centre, Kelowna, BC

Contact information:

Canadian Horticultural Council
9 Corvus Court Ottawa, ON K2E 7Z4
Email: | Tel: 613.226.4880

Annual North American Food Safety Summit

March 2015| International Plaza Hotel, Toronto, ON  

Contact information:

Email: | Tel: 866.298.9343

Grain Farmers of Ontario Annual Conference

March 2015 | London Convention Centre

Contact information:

Ontario AgriCentre
100 Stone Road West, Unit 201, Guelph, ON Canada N1G 5L3
Email: | Tel: 519.767.9713

Spring Thaw

March 2015 | Palais Royale, Toronto, ON

Contact information:

The Canadian Chefs' Congress
148 Pearson Avenue, Toronto, ON M6R 1G5 Canada
Email:| Tel: 416.537.9977

Canadian Produce Marketing Association (CPMA) Annual Convention and Trade Show

April 15 - 17,2015 | Palais des congrès, Montreal, QC

Contact information:

Canadian Produce Marketing Association (CPMA)
162 Cleopatra Drive Ottawa, ON K2G 5X2
Email: | Tel: 613.226.4187

Ontario Food Protection Association (OFPA) Spring Meeting

April 2015| Mississauga Convention Centre

Contact information:

Ontario Food Protection Association (OFPA)
PO Box 24007 Guelph, ON N1E 6V8
Email: | Tel: 519.265.4119

SIAL Canada

April 28 - 30, 2015| Direct Energy Centre, Toronto, Ontario

Contact information:

2014 Expo Canada France

Email: | Tel: 1 866-281-7425

Good Food & Drink Festival

April 2015 | Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto, ON

Contact information:

Christine Wong | Festival Manager
Email: | Tel: 905.842.6591 ext. 278 | Toll Free: 800.693.7986

Canadian Health Food Association (CHFA) Expo West

April 2015 | Vancouver Convention Centre, Vancouver, BC

Contact information:

Canadian Health Food Association
Email: | Tel: 800.661.4510 ext. 228

Supply Chain Symposium

April 2015 | The International Centre, Mississauga,ON

Contact information:

Food and Consumer Products of Canada
Email: | Tel: 416.510.8024


May 31 - June 1, 2015| Palais des congrès de Montréal, Montréal (Québec) Canada

Contact information:

BAKERY CONGRESS 2015 is the Canadian baking industry trade show & conference featuring almost 43,000 sq. ft. of space showcasing the latest baking ingredients, equipment, services, technology and baked goods (fresh, proof & bake, par-baked, freezer-to-oven and thaw & serve).
A perfect opportunity to meet qualified buyers, increase brand awareness, launch new products & services, write orders, and network with the industry.

Email:| Tel: 905-405-0288

Baking Association of Canada
7895 Tranmere Dr., Ste 202 Mississauga, ON, L5S 1V9
Email: | Tel: 888.674.2253 / Toll Free in Canada & U.S.

PACKEX Toronto - Canada's Packaging Marketplace

May 19 - 21, 2015 | Toronto Congress Centre

PACKET Toronto is Canada's national packaging, food process, material handling and logistics exhibition. The show ranks among Canada's largest industrial trade expositions drawing visitors and exhibitors from across North America, Europe and Asia.

Contact information:

Packaging Association of Canada
2255 Sheppard Avenue East Suite E420 Toronto, ON M2J 4Y1
Email: | Tel: 416.490.7860

Sweets & Snacks Expo

May 2015 | McCormick Place, Chicago, IL

Contact information:

The National Confectioners Association
Suite 200, 1101 30th Street NW, Washington, DC 20007
| Tel: 202.534.1440

Ontario Dairy Council Convention

 June 2015 | JW Marriott - The Rosseau Muskoka Resort & Spa, Minett, ON

Contact information:

Ontario Dairy Council (ODC)
6533 Mississauga Road, Unit D Mississauga, ON L5N 1A6
Email: | Tel: 905.542.3620

STORE 2015 - Canada's Retail Conference

June 2015 | Toronto Congress Centre, Toronto, ON

Contact information:

Retail Council of Canada
1255 Bay Street, Suite 800 Toronto, ON M5R 2A9
Email: | Tel: 416.922.6678 | Toll Free: 1.888.373.8425

2015 World Pork Expo

June 2015| Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines, IA

Contact information:

National Pork Producers Council
10676 Justin Drive, Urbandale, IA, 50322
Email: | Tel: 515.278.8012

American Association of Exporters and Importers (AAEI) Conference and Expo

June 2015 | Hyatt Regency Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN

Contact information:

The American Association of Exporters and Importers

1050 17th Street, NW Suite 810, Washington, DC, 20036

Institute of Food Technologists Annual Meeting and Food Expo

June 2015 | New Orleans Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA

Contact information:

Institute of Food Technologists
525 W. Van Buren, Suite 1000 Chicago, IL 60607
Email: | Tel: 312.782-8424

Bio International Convention

June 2015| San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA

Contact information:

Email: | Tel: 202.962.6655


June 2015 | Niagara Falls, ON

Program to Raise Ontario's Food International Trade (PROFIT) is designed for those new to exporting to the USA. Hosted by OMAFRA's ON Food Exports (OFEX) this two-day seminar will help your organization succeed in the US market. It features industry speakers and key contacts that know the export process.

Contact information:

Email: | Tel: 519.826.3767

Canada's Fruit & Veg Tech X-Change (CFVTX)

June 2015| St. Williams, ON

Contact information:

Email: | Tel: 226.381.0282

IUFoST -17th World Congress of Food Science and Technology & Expo

August 2015| Montreal, Canada

Contact information:

Canadian Institute of Food Science & Technology
3-1750 The Queensway, Suite 1311 Toronto, ON M9C 5H5
Email: | Tel: 905.271.8338

Canada's Outdoor Farm Show

September 2015 | Canada's Outdoor Park, Woodstock, ON

Contact information:

Canada's Outdoor Farm Show
160 Research Lane, Unit 101 Guelph, ON N1G 5B2
Email: | Tel: 519. 822.2890 | Toll free: 800.563.5441

Canadian Health Food Association Expo East

September 2015 | Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, ON

Exhibits health related products, organic foods, nutritional supplements, cosmetics, health and beauty care, sports equipment and books.

Contact information:

Canadian Health Food Association
302-235 Yorkland Blvd. Toronto, ON M2J 4Y8
Email: | Tel: 416.497.6939 | Toll free: 800.661.4510

International Plowing Match and Rural Expo

September 2015 | Thornton, ON

Contact information:

Email: | Toll Free: 800.661.7569

BioFach America - All Things Organic

September 2015 | Baltimore, MD, U.S.A.

Contact information:

Lindsay Burchfield, Account Manager | Tel: 303.998.9415

Street Smart

September 2015 | Toronto, ON

This event is run by OMAFRA's Ontario Food Exports (OFEX) to help connect Ontario suppliers to United States and international buyers. Street Smart has resulted in tens of millions of dollars in sales to the United States for Ontaio food and beverage suppliers.

Contact Information:

Ontario Food Exports - Specialists

The Canadian Coffee & Tea Show

September 2015 | The International Centre, Mississauga, ON

Contact information:

Email: | Tel: 866.688.0504 x 144

Grocery Innovations Canada 2015

Septembter 2015| Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, ON

Contact information:

Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers
902-2235 Shepperd Avenue East Willowdale, ON M2J 5B5
Email: | Toll Free: 800. 387.0175 x 224

Food Prices: Myths and Realities - Interactive Food Industry Business Form

October 2015| Guelph, ON

Contact information:

The Food Institute of the University of Guelph
902-2235 Shepperd Avenue East Willowdale, ON M2J 5B5

Email: | Tel: 519-824-4120 Ext. 58782

Anuga 2015

October 10, 2015 | Cologne, Germany

 Contact Information:

Koelnmesse GmbH
Messeplatz 1
50679 Cologne, Deutschland

Email: | Tel: +49 (0)180.520.4220

North American Millers' Association 2015 Annual Meeting

October 2015 | Palm Beach, FL

Contact information:

North American Millers' Association
600 Maryland Avenue SW, Suite 825 West Washington, DC 20024
Email: | Tel: 202.484.2200

Meat Industry Expo *

October 2015 | Niagara-on-the-Lake,

Contact :

Heather Nahatchewitz

Ontario Independent Meat Processors | 7660 Mill Road, RR4 Guelph, ON N1H 6J1

Contact : | Tel: 519-763-4558 Ext. 225

Coffee Association of Canada's Annual Conference

October 2015| Toronto, ON

Contact information:

Coffee Association of Canada
120 Eglinton Avenue East, Suite 1100
Toronto, ON M4P 1A6
Tel: 416.510.8032


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Author: OMAFRA Staff
Creation Date:
Last Reviewed: 19 November 2014