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Arrell Food Summit

Please be aware that registration for the Arrell Food Summit is now closed. We encourage you to join us on May 22nd in War Memorial Hall at 7:30 p.m. for the free event, Guelph Talks Food. 

How will we feed the planet? Innovation in process. Innovation in product.  Innovation in people.

May 22-23 in Guelph and May 24 in Toronto

The Arrell Food Summit is an opportunity to celebrate innovation in agriculture and food through dynamic speakers and deserving laureates of the Arrell Global Food Innovation Awards.


Visit the program page to find regularly updated information on the Summit program.


Registration is now open for the Arrell Food Summit!

Various one- and two-day pass options are available. Please note that early bird rates are available until April 25th at 11:59pm. Regular rates apply after April 25th. Arrell Food Summit accepts payment by Visa, Mastercard and Cheque.

To register visit our registration website.


The Summit will take place in Guelph, Ontario at the University of Guelph on May 22 and 23, before a final day in Toronto, Ontario. Learn more about venues, accommodation and parking.


Respect and Inclusion

The Summit is designed to be inclusive of many perspectives, backgrounds and identities. Attendees are encouraged to be constructive and respectful as they participate. Have a suggestion about how we can build an even more inclusive event? Email

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