Join our panel in discussion to explore the science, the facts and misconceptions of GMOs after a viewing of Food Evolution, a film that explores the controversy surrounding GMOs and food. Traveling from Hawaiian papaya groves, to banana farms in Uganda to the cornfields of Iowa, the film, narrated by esteemed science communicator Neil deGrasse Tyson, wrestles with the emotions and the science driving one of the most heated arguments of our time.

Panelists: Director Scott Hamilton KennedyCarol T. Culhane, CEO of International Food Focus Ltd., Ian Affleck, Executive Director, Plant Biotechnology at CropLife Canada (Toronto); Dr. Maria Trainer, Managing Director, Science and Regulatory Affairs at CropLife Canada, (Waterloo), Greg Hannam, Ontario Grain Farmer (Woodrill Farms); Motlatsi Musi, Farmer, Author at Global Farmer Network™.

For more information, contact Andrea Murray at info@oaft.org.

Proudly presented by a partnership including Ontario Agri-Food Technologies, CropLife Canada, FoodStarter, University of Waterloo, Royal Canadian Institute of Science, Partners in Research, and Life Sciences Ontario

January 16, 2018
Toronto

Isabel Bader Theatre
93 Charles St W
Doors Open: 6:30pm
Film Intro and Showing: 7:00 pm
Panelist Discussion: 9:00 pm

https://foodevolutiontoronto.
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January 17, 2018
Waterloo

Humanities Theatre, University of Waterloo
200 University Ave W
Doors Open: 6:30pm
Film Intro and Showing: 7:00 pm
Panelist Discussion: 9:00 pm

https://foodevolutionwaterloo.
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