Date: Apr. 27, 2011
Location: Mississauga, ON

OIA Central Branch Meeting

Wednesday, Apr. 27, 2011

Mississauga, ON


“OAC Leadership in the Agribusiness Community – Driving Change”


Guest Speaker

Dr. Alan Ker, Professor & Chair, Dept. of Food, Agricultural & Resource Economics (University of Guelph)

Dr. Ker will discuss the leadership initiatives underway within the Department of Food, Agricultural and Resource Economics (F.A.R.E) to re-establish the presence of the Ontario Agricultural College in the provincial and national agribusiness community.  The discussion with Dr. Ker will be of value to those members already working in agribusiness or for those seeking employment.



  • Social time: 6:15 pm – 6:45 pm
  • Dinner: 6:45 pm – 7:45 pm
  • Guest Speaker: 7:45 pm



  • Credit Valley Golf & Country Club (2500 Old Carriage Road, Mississauga, ON)  MAP
  • Note: Old Carriage Road runs southbound from Dundas Street and is between Mavis Rd. to the east and Mississauga Rd. to the west.



  • $25 per person and $10 for A.Ag.s (includes sit-down dinner with vegetarian meal option)
  • Cash bar available
  • Note: Business or business casual attire is requested at Credit Valley Golf & Country Club and no jeans please.  Those who just wish to attend for the guest speaker presentation are most welcome.


Please forward to your other industry contacts.  Spouses and partners welcome.  Hamilton, Niagara and Guelph Branch members as always are encouraged to join us.

Please RSVP to Darryl Worsley by Monday, Apr. 25th by e-mail at or by phone at 416-980-2760.



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