TVO On The Road visits Guelph

Published on Feb 08, 2016

Guelph is a rapidly growing city home to the highest employment rate in the province, a thriving agricultural sector and a major university engaged in groundbreaking scientific research. TVO's flagship current affairs program, The Agenda with Steve Paikin, is travelling to Guelph March 6 to take an in-depth look at issues affecting the region.

TVO will also hold a public reception between programs hosted by Peter O'Brian, TVO’s Chair of the Board of Directors, and Lisa de Wilde, TVO's Chief Executive Officer.

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Sunday, March 6, 2016

1 p.m. - The Agenda with Steve Paikin - Ontario's Food Sustainability

Guelph is regarded by many as the agricultural epicentre of Ontario. With much to learn from the university and the surrounding area, The Agenda heads to Guelph to discuss Ontario’s food sustainability and security. 

Featuring food panelists Joshna Maharaj and Jamie Kennedy.

Guests: Sylvain Charlebois, professor at the University of Guelph Food Institute.

2:15 p.m. - TVO Reception

4 p.m. - The Agenda with Steve Paikin - What Ontario Can Learn From Guelph

Guelph, Ontario leads the country in employment and jobs growth. What can other Ontario cities learn from its success?  

Guests: Jim Estill (CEO of Danby appliances), Gavin Armstrong (Lucky Iron Fish), and more to be confirmed.


Summerlee Science Complex atrium
University of Guelph
474-570 Gordon St. 
Guelph, Ontario. 
Guests are able to park in P31 — the lot across from the Summerlee Science Complex.

A map showing the location of Summerlee Science Complex,  474-570 Gordon St, GuelphSummerlee Science Complex, University of Guelph

The episodes will be broadcast on TVO on Monday, March 7 and Tuesday, March 8 at 8 and 11 pm.

The Agenda with Steve Paikin is sponsored by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario.

Media contact:

Paul Ginis

TVO Public Relations Specialist

416-484-2600 ext. 2445

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