Conference Agenda



All times and speakers are tentative and subject to change.
All daytime events are hosted at Westin Edmonton and evening events at Fairmont Hotel MacDonald.

Tuesday, Feb. 8

5:00 - 7:00 PM Icebreaker Cocktail Reception
Hosted at Fairmont Hotel MacDonald

Wednesday, Feb. 9

7:30 - 9:00 AM Breakfast & Networking
9:00 - 9:15 AM Opening of the 2022 CAAR Conference
9:15 - 10:15 AM Keynote Presentation
Michael Kirwin | CFIB
10:15 - 10:30 AM Break & Networking
10:30 - 11:15 AM 2021: Short-Term Impact and Lasting Effects
Chuck Penner | LeftField Commodity Research
11:15 - 12:00 NN Fertilizer Outlook
Josh Linville | Stone X
12:00 - 1:15 PM Lunch & Networking and AGM
1:15 - 2:00 PM  Featured Presentation:
Derek Rolstone | Stone Strategies
2:00 - 2:30 PM  Sponsor Spotlight
2:30 - 3:15 PM  Featured Presentation
Karen Haugen-Kozyra | Viresco Solutions
6:00 - 11:00 PM  CAAR’s Choice Awards Banquet
Hosted at Fairmont Hotel MacDonald
6:00 - 7:00 PM   
7:00 - 9:00 PM   
9:00 - 11:00 PM   
  Cocktail Reception
  Awards Dinner & Presentation
  Banquet Entertainment with Rod Black

Thursday, Feb. 10 

7:30 - 8:30 AM Breakfast & Networking on the Tradeshow Floor
8:30 - 9:30 AM Supplier Panel - TBA
Today's Challenges - Supply & Pricing and Virtue Signaling
9:30 - 10:15 AM UN Update - TBA 
10:15 - 10:30 AM Break & Networking on the Tradeshow Floor
10:30 - 11:30 AM MRL Panel
11:30 - 12:00 NN Sponsor Spotlight
12:00 - 1:15 PM Lunch and Networking Break 
1:15 - 1:45 PM Sponsor Spotlight
1:45 - 2:45 PM  Closing & Keynote Presentation
Dan McTeague | Canadians for Affordable Energy 

CAAR Pro-Ag Investments Auction

Stock up on agri-retail essentials at the Pro-Ag Investments Auction! Help support your industry by participating in the exciting Pro-Ag Investments Auction by either donating items to the auction or bidding at the event!  All proceeds support the association and a wide range of initiatives that focus on strengthening the Canadian ag industry. 

Click here to learn more about this exciting event.