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Niagara Food & Beverage Summit

Event Information

Where: Niagara College - 135 Taylor Road, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON, L0S 1J0


Cost: $279.00

Niagara Food & Beverage Summit

Early bird special ends soon! Don't miss out!

FBO members receive an additional 15% with coupon code: FBO19


Organized by the Niagara College Canadian Food & Wine Institute Innovation Centre, this unique and intimate event provides a platform to explore current and future trends in the food and beverage industry while sharing key findings and learnings in a collaborative environment.

This event is an opportunity for thought leaders, experts, product developers, marketers, entrepreneurs, innovators, and ideators in the food and beverage space to learn from each other in a dynamic and comfortable setting.

This event also focuses on one of the hottest subjects in the food product development world at the moment – the integration of cannabis into the food chain in preparation for legal status in Canada. Experts will discuss Cannabis 101 and different views on how it will shape the future of what the cannabis edibles industry could look like in the not too distant future!

Who Should Attend:

  • Food and beverage innovators
  • Research and development teams
  • Marketing teams and trendologists
  • F&B strategy and consulting firms
  • Food and beverage industry
  • Cannabis industry and product developers
  • Growers/producers looking for new revenue streams

You will learn/grow/discuss:

  • Explore trendsetting concepts including past, current, and forecasted trends and fads from industry experts
  • Discuss the evolution of language, marketing, and environmental imperatives and their ties to food and innovation with marketing experts
  • Discuss the lasting impact of Gen Z and millennial generations, how they overlap, how they differ, and how to differentiate your market space appropriately
  • Explore barriers and potential solutions when infusing cannabis into edibles
  • Discuss and learn the regulatory difficulties from experts who helped the USA legalize edibles
  • Grow your product from idea, to concept, to marketing, to product development utilizing marketing experts and concept-shelf thinking
  • On-trend workshops in plant-based alternatives, de-risking product introductions, taste the modifications, and exploring cannabis


Cost: $229 Early Bird / $279 Regular

FBO Member discount code: FBO19 ($194.65)

Early Bird deadline is September 25, 2019.
Regular registration ends October 16, 2019.

Register by clicking HERE!

→    Access to keynotes and panels
→    Access to 1 specialized breakout session
→    Parking
→    Morning refreshments
→    Lunch
→    Networking refreshments