The Expert Panel provides in-kind supports and assists in evaluation of project methodology and deliverables.

The Expert Panel includes:

Dr. Frank Ingratta, ingratta innovation inc., CEO; Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Past Deputy Minister

Doug Reddick, Ministry of Economic Development, Employment, and Infrastructure, Manager

Steve Peters, Alliance of Ontario Food Processors, Executive Director

Dr. Martin Gooch, Value Chain Management Centre International, CEO & Partner

Ahmed Bihal, Vineland Research Innovation Centre, Research Associate-Crop Diversification

Dr. Ray Bollman, Statistics Canada,  Chief of the Rural Research Group, Retired