Pre-Conference Schedule

8:00am -8:30am - Registration, light refreshments

8:30am - 9:00am - Welcome and Introductions


9:00am - 10:30am - First panel, “Future of Food Studies in Canada”

10:30am - 10:45am - Stretch / Coffee Break


10:45am - 12:15pm - Second panel, “Navigating the Interdisciplinarity of Food Studies”


12:15 - 12:30pm - Wrap-up


12:30 - Lunch (catered)


1:00pm - Depart for afternoon Field Trip (optional)



Not going on a field trip?

Here is a list of activities on campus for people who are not going on a field trip:


  • UBC Botanical Garden

  • Pacific Spirit Park

  • Wreck Beach

  • Museum of Anthropology

  • Belkin Art Gallery

  • Beaty Biodiversity Museum

  • Pacific Museum of the Earth

  • Norm Theatre

  • Nitobe Memorial Garden and Rose Garden

  • Irving K. Barber Learning Centre


Book launch/evening social - location TBD

Stay tuned for more details

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