Growth Hub Stage Presented by RBC Future Launch

We see the Future in their Future: Our Youth are full of potential. With the world of work changing, we need to help ensure that they are prepared for what’s next. 

Programming on the Growth Hub Stage will allow youth to learn about jobs and career opportunities in the Agri-Food sector, as well as discover new ways to develop a personal brand and continue their professional development. 

RBC Future Launch has partnered with The Royal to create a robust content hub to help young Canadians with their next steps for both education and careers in the Agri-Food space and beyond. Attendees can look forward to engaging keynote speakers, panel discussions, professional development tools and workshops, and networking opportunities that empower youth for the jobs of today and tomorrow. 

Growth Hub Stage 2022 Schedule

Growth Hub Stage Session Descriptions

 CMHA: Stocking Your Mental Health Toolbox with Agriculture Wellness Ontario


Join Agriculture Wellness Ontario and stock your toolbox with new strategies, tools & resources for better wellness. Also, learn about free mental health programs offered by Agriculture Wellness Ontario for the agriculture Community.


Durham College Faculty of Hospitality & Horticultural Science: Science and Processing behind Food


Discuss the careers and industry trends in Food Science, and how Durham College’s programs, career development, and work opportunities can help you pursue a career in the food industry.



Durham College Faculty of Hospitality & Horticultural Science: Urban Agriculture, Sustainability, & Innovation Food Systems.


Discuss how the changing urban landscape & supply chain constraints are creating disruptions in traditional agriculture and creating exciting new career opportunities for the youth of today/tomorrow.



Indigenous Experiences: Feel the Heartbeat: Visitors explore the strong Indigenous connection to “the heartbeat of Mother Earth” in an interactive workshop that includes an opportunity to play horn rattles and participate in an interactive dance.



University of Guelph: Education Symposium: The Future of Food


Perfect for teachers, guidance counsellors, and high school students, the Symposium will demonstrate how scientific innovations and emerging technologies in STEM fields impact society and careers and are applied to solving real-world problems in food and farming. 


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Agscape & 4-H Ontario Kahoot Challenge: Test your knowledge on agriculture, food, and more to win fantastic prizes! Participate in a fun filled educational Kahoot challenge on the Growth Hub stage at 1:00pm!


AgCareers Panel Sessions: The Team is proud to bring together a panel of agri-food experts to discuss education and career opportunities on November 7th and 8th. Discover the vast career education opportunities available in the agricultural industry.


  • Education Opportunities in Agriculture
  • Career Opportunities in Agriculture
  • Education Opportunities  in Food
  • ACareer Opportunities in Food
Canada Beef Presents Sage Watson:

Come out to hear an inspirational presentation by Sage Watson, the 2021 4-H Distinguished Alumni Award recipient and Olympic athlete. 4-H Canada recognized Sage for her outstanding leadership and contributions to her community, country and the world.

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