Ontario Agriculture

The network for agriculture in Ontario, Canada

Wm. A. Stewart Lecture & Reception

Event Details

Wm. A. Stewart Lecture & Reception

Time: March 31, 2011 from 7pm to 10:30pm
Location: London Convention Centre
City/Town: London
Website or Map: http://www.aalp.on.ca
Phone: 519-826-4204
Event Type: fundraiser
Organized By: AALP
Latest Activity: Mar 22, 2011

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

Canada’s most charismatic and influential soldier, General
Rick Hillier, is the featured speaker at the 2011 Wm. A. Stewart Lecture & Reception on Thursday, March 31, 2011 at 7 p.m. at the London Convention Centre in London, Ontario.

As former Chief of the Defence Staff, Canada’s highest ranking position in the Canadian Forces, Hillier oversaw Canada’s most important mission in Afghanistan. His 35-year military career saw him command Canadian troops from the platoon to multi-national formation level within Canada, Europe, Asia and the United States.

His passion, leadership and outspoken nature has captured the hearts and minds of Canadians across the country. General Rick Hillier challenges convention and inspires leadership with his trademark Newfoundland charm and humour, and will present “Leadership Traits and Leader Responsibilities” at the 2011 Stewart Lecture.

“General Hillier is a truly outstanding leader, and is widely sought after to share his insights and experiences from an impressive military career,” says Craig Bremner, Vice President Agriculture Services, TD Canada Trust, presenting sponsor of 2011 Stewart Lecture. “We’re very pleased Ontario’s agriculture community will have an opportunity to learn from General Hillier and we look forward to welcoming him on March 31, 2011 in London.”

A wine and cheese reception will follow the lecture, providing an opportunity to meet with General Rick Hillier and network with Ontario’s agri-food leaders and other community leaders.

The Wm. A. Stewart Lecture & Reception is held every other year. The event is partially funded by the Wm. A. Stewart Endowment, with presenting sponsor TD Canada Trust, along with additional sponsor support from: Monsanto Canada Inc., AdFarm, Gay Lea Foods Co-operative Ltd., Miller Thomson LLP, Ontario Mutuals and Pioneer Hi-Bred Limited. Proceeds from the event help support the Advanced Agricultural Leadership Program (AALP). Now in its 26th year, AALP is an executive development program for men and women who want to broaden their horizons and expand their networks to help shape the future of agriculture and agri-food sector in Ontario. AALP boasts 353 graduates and continues to offer opportunities for Canada’s aspiring agricultural leaders.

Tickets for this public event are $100 and are available from the Rural Ontario Institute office by calling (519) 826-4204 or order online at www.aalp.on.ca

Comment Wall

Comment

RSVP for Wm. A. Stewart Lecture & Reception to add comments!

Join Ontario Agriculture

Attending (1)

Might attend (1)

Agriculture Headlines from Farms.com Canada East News - click on title for full story

How good mental health practices make for better business decisions

It’s easy to have plenty of emotion bubble to the surface when making decisions on the farm, especially during stressful or trying times. But balancing emotions and decision-making to remain pragmatic for the good of the farm and your employees is an important skill.

INDEX BIOSYSTEMS ANNOUNCES KEY ADDITIONS TO ITS MANAGEMENT TEAM, BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY BOARD

Index Biosystems (Index) announced today the formal addition of Remi Schmaltz as Vice President of Corporate Development, Prof Vincent Martin as a Scientific Advisor and Micah Siegel as a member of the Board of Directors.

Aspire Food Group and DarwinAI Awarded IRCAI Top 10 Outstanding Project for 2021

The International Research Center in Artificial Intelligence (IRCAI) has named the solution developed by Aspire Food Group and DarwinAI as one of the Top Ten Outstanding Projects leveraging AI to advance the UN's sustainability goals.

Governments Increasing Veterinarian Capacity for Ontario Farms: $4 Million Investment to Help Farmers Access Veterinary Care

The governments of Canada and Ontario are investing up to $4 million dollars through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (the Partnership) to give farmers improved access to veterinary services when and where they need it.

South Korea lifts suspension of Cdn. beef imports

Two countries continue to have Canadian beef restrictions in place

© 2022   Created by Darren Marsland.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service