Edmonton Gluten Free Festival 2017

Gluten-Free Festival

When:
June 10, 2017 @ 7:00 am – 5:00 pm America/Vancouver Timezone
2017-06-10T07:00:00-07:00
2017-06-10T17:00:00-07:00
Where:
Edmonton, Alberta
Cost:
Members $75, Non-Member $100
Contact:
Edmonton Chapter Office
780-485-2949

Edmonton Gluten Free Festival 2017EDMONTON GLUTEN-FREE FESTIVAL

DATE AND TIME: Saturday, June 10, 2017 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM  add to calendar …

LOCATION: Chateau Louis Hotel & Conference Centre, 11727 Kingsway Northwest, Edmonton, AB T5G 3A1 view map …

Gold Sponsor, Schar CanadaBronze Sponsor, Stella’s PerogiesJudy G Gluten-Free Goodie Bags • Screamin Brothers
and more are looking forward to welcoming you in Edmonton!

edmonton gluten-free festival

SCHEDULE:

DR. SHEILA CROWE PROFESSOR OF MEDICINE UC AT SAN DIEGO AND  PRESIDENT OF THE THE AMERICAN GASTROENTEROLOGICAL ASSOCIATION FOR 2016/2017.
TOPIC: WHAT’S THE PROBLEM WITH EATING WHEAT-IS IT THE GLUTEN, WHEAT STARCH, ALLERGIES, THE MICROBIOME OR SOMETHING ELSE?
LAURIE LYNN LYONS A BLOGGER FROM CALGARY WHO WAS DIAGNOSED IN 2010 AND SHE WILL RANT, TALK AND RAVE ABOUT HER CELIAC DISEASE.
TOPIC: AGAINST THE GRAIN!!
DR. CONNIE SWITZER EDMONTON BASED GASTROENTERLOGIST AND A LOCAL EXPERT ON CELIAC DISEASE WHO HAS DIAGNOSED MANY OF US.  SHE IS ALSO PAST PRESIDENT OF THE PROFESSIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL.
TOPIC: CELIAC DISEASE A CLASSIC CONUNDRUM!
DR. DIANE MAGER, PHD, RD ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF CLINICAL NUTRITION AT THE U OF A.  SHE IS CURRENTLY PURSUING RESEARCH IN REGARDS TO THE GLUTEN FREE DIET.
TOPIC: FOOD FOR THOUGHT: RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN QUALITY OF LIFE AND DIET. QUALITY OF THE GLUTEN FREE DIET IN YOUTH WITH CELIAC DISEASE!
ANDREW COWAN CHEF AT NORTHERN CHICKEN.
TOPIC: ALLERGIES AND THEIR EFFECT ON THE CHEF!
LYNN, JERRY AND JAY BIGAM OWNER OPERATORS OF KINNIKINNICK FOODS AND KINNIKINNICK FRESH FOODS.
TOPIC: KINNIKINNICK 25 YEARS AND ONWARD!
SUE NEWELL OPERATIONS MANAGER FOR THE CANADIAN CELIAC ASSOCIATION.
TOPIC: WHAT’S UP AT CCA??

TICKETS:

  • CCA Members $75 + $5.11 fee (includes gluten-free breakfast & lunch, access to conference & vendor fair)
  • Non-Members  $100 + $6.60 fee
  • Click here to purchase
  • NOTE: credit card statement will read, ‘801-413-7200 EDMONTONG TORONTO ON’

Register by April 30th to be eligible to win a gift basket.

 

gluten free festival sponsors

Meet Gluten-Free Festival Sponsors – Schär Canada (Gold) and Stella’s Perogies (Bronze)

The Edmonton Gluten Free Festival is a one-day conference and vendor fair. Expect to hear Dr. Sheila Crowe, co-author of Celiac Disease for Dummies and celiac blogger Laurie Lynn Lyons. Registration includes early access to the vendor fair (prior to opening to the general public), GF breakfast and lunch, and access to hear all of the speakers lined up for the day. Conference delegates have a bonus opportunity to sign up for a free tour of Kinnikinnick’s production facility on the morning of Friday, June 9th.


Canadian Celiac Association – Edmonton Chapter – Organizer Edmonton Gluten Free Festival

Canadian Celiac AssociationThe Canadian Celiac Association  is the national voice for people who are adversely affected by gluten, and is dedicated to improving diagnosis and quality of life.  This mission is supported through programs of awareness, advocacy, education and research. The Edmonton Chapter supports these initiatives through awareness activities in our local hospitals, school and community and through annual events that support a healthy gluten free lifestyle.

 

Edmonton Gluten Free Festival 2017



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