Event Activities

Here’s a peek at what we have lined up. Scroll down for detailed information and bios!Yellow Sprinkles Weekly Schedule Planner


 

OPEN Q&A: Help, I’m Going Vegan! aka “The Sam & Amy Show”
Saturday and Sunday
Sponsored by:
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Two of Ottawa’s most gregarious and entertaining vegan lifestyle influencers will share their stories, and field any and all questions that you may have about moving towards a vegan lifestyle. Prizes and fun to be had!

Amy Longard – Plant-based Nutritionist and Chef, Founder of Plant-Based Breakthrough
Samantha Shorkey – Jacked on the Beanstalk – Vegan Bodybuilder and Fitness Coach


PANEL:  Raising Veg Families 
Moderated by Dee Campbell
Sponsored by:
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Susan Macfarlane, Registered Dietitian
Sarah Wise, Parent of Vegan Children with Allergies
Colleen Canon, Mother of Vegan Children Under 6
Sebastien Lacoste, Vegan Father


PANEL: High Performance Vegan Athletes
Sponsored by:
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Samantha Shorkey – Jacked on the Beanstalk – Vegan Bodybuilder
Paul Landini – Vegan Personal Trainer, Globe & Mail Fitness Columnist


PANEL: The Move Towards Ditching Dairy
Moderated by David Loan
Sponsored by:
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Élise Desaulniers – Author of Cash Cow: Ten Myths about the Dairy Industry
Pamela Tourigny – Director, Ottawa Veg Fest and Executive Director, Plant Foods Canada
Jean-Phillipe Cyr– The Buddhist Chef
Susan Macfarlane, Registered Dietitian


PANEL: Animal Rights Activism
Moderated by Camille Labchuk
Sponsored by:
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Tom Tkach – DXE Toronto
Scott James – Former Slaughterhouse Employee Turned Animal Activist
Shannon Riley Milling – Animal Justice Employee and Owner, Faunapparel
Riana Topan – Humane Society International


COOKING DEMOS
Sponsored by:
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Jean-Phillipe Cyr – The Buddhist Chef
Olivia Cruikshank – Chef, Pure Kitchen
Omer Abdallah – Chickpea Master, Chickpeas
Fourth Demo TBA