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Applying Master’s Degree Knowledge In The Food Industry: MFRE Partners With Lita’s Mexican Foods As the last step in her masters degree, MFRE student Claire Xia completed her Graduating Project with Lita’s Mexican Foods, during which she developed tools for assessing financial feasibility and managing inventory.
From Carbon Policy, to Vertical Farming, to Artificial Intelligence, the MFRE Speaker Series is designed to show a glimpse into the complexities of ‘real world’ food and resource economics issues, trends and perspectives. It covers topics in business, government, academics, development, environment, and data analysis.
Learn more about all of the upcoming and past speakers featured in this exciting seminar series
Private Sector Operations - Department Asian Development Bank
Suzanne holds a Masters degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the National University of Ireland, Smurfit Graduate School of Business in Dublin, Ireland and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Alberta, and has completed Harvard Business School Executive education.
Investment Agriculture Foundation (IAF) - Executive Director
This new vision will see the creation of an IAF Trust and the development of unique IAF programs aimed at addressing challenges and opportunities in the agriculture and agribusiness sectors.
Piquant Marketing - Founder & Director
Lindsay O'Donnell is the founder and owner of Piquant Marketing, a Vancouver-based digital marketing agency that specializes in health food! After years of being an activist and bouncing around different industries, she found her calling working with small food businesses wanting to change the world.