December 6th and December 7th 2022


Centre des congrès de Québec

This conference will be given in French by the speaker and simultaneously translated into English.


(Please note that the times mentioned refer to Eastern Time Zone)

December 7, 2021

8:30 am

Host Opening Speech

Host: Vincent Cloutier, Agr., MBA. - National Bank

8:35 am

Address by the Quebec Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

Mr. André Lamontagne Member for Johnson Coaliation Avenir Québec


8:45 am

Global Pig Farming Situation Amidst Major Health and Commercial Events

Jan Peter van Ferneij Senior Analyst Animal Protein IFIP


9:35 am

A world tour of swine welfare: what’s driving change in the major pork producing countries?

Yolande Seddon, Ph. D. Assistant Professor, Swine Behaviour and Welfare, NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Swine Welfare University of Saskatchewan


11:00 am

New Government, New Challenges, Same Approach…

Christopher White President and CEO Canadian Meat Council


11:40 am

The Pandemic and its Impact on Animal Protein Sales

Francis Parisien Vice President Eastern Canada Nielsen Canada


12:30 pm

Lunch Break

1:00 pm

Adress by the Canada minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau Member of Parliament for Compton-Stanstead Liberal Party of Canada


1:05 pm

Quebec Pork Showcase Segment

1:20 pm


Millenials and Meat Consumption – What is the Situation?

Christian Bourque Executive Vice-President Léger Marketing

Philippe Léger Project manager and responsible for the Youth study Léger Marketing

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