Be recognised for encouraging and recognising the contribution that women make to the industry.

Join us and nurture your staff, customers, clients, and members by being involved! Sponsor AWC today by calling Iris Meck at 403-686-8407 or email

Thank you to the following leaders!

Banquet Sponsor

Reception Sponsor

Lunch Sponsors

Breakfast Sponsors

Conference Wi-Fi Sponsor

Printed Program Sponsor

Lanyard Sponsor

Delegate Bag Sponsor

Speaker Sponsors

Coffee Break Sponsors


Great minds discuss ideas and with more than 185 years providing financial services to Canadian farms and agri-businesses we’ve got some GREAT ideas! Combined with the Scotiabank Women Initiative – a comprehensive program helping women take their businesses to the next level, through Access to Capital, Mentorship and Education – we can help you make a real change for your business. It’s your time, seize the opportunity.

Dream Level Sponsors

Dream Level Sponsors

Opportunity Level Sponsors

Network Level Sponsors

Mentor Level Sponsors

Ag-West Bio Inc.

Ag-West Bio is Saskatchewan’s bioscience industry association and bioeconomy catalyst. A not-for-profit and membership-based company, Ag-West Bio members represent biotechnology, bioproducts and biofuels, environment, health and nutrition sectors. Since 1989, our mandate has been to help move research to market and grow innovative agriculture and food biobusiness in the province. Entrepreneurs come to us for pathfinding, mentoring, training and support, including funding, through our technology commercialization fund. Ag-West acts as a connector and catalyst; we strive to build community, encourage collaboration, and create partnerships. We do this by hosting networking events, workshops and providing other forums to exchange news and information on new agtechnology.

Student Sponsors

Genome Alberta

Genome Alberta is a publicly funded not-for-profit corporation that initiates, funds, and manages genomics research and partnerships. Our ability to leverage funds across a variety of sectors, organizations, and levels of government gives is a unique position in Alberta research community. Genome Alberta strives to be the leading source of information and administration related to genomics, proteomics, bioinformatics and bioethics research in Alberta.

CanMar Foods Ltd.

CanMar Foods Ltd. is a fully integrated “closed loop” state of the art Canadian Flax &Hemp processing company. Able to purchase flax & hemp seed directly from CanMar’s farms, we process the highest quality and best tasting flaxseed available for consumers worldwide. Our patented Roasting Process delivers an enhanced nuttier taste and achieves food safety levels unmatched in the industry. CanMar Foods serves the retail and ingredient industry. Products are traceable from “farm to spoon” providing full transparency and traceability. CanMar Foods exports to over 20 countries worldwide CanMar products in Canada are sold at all major retail stores in Canada.

MacDon Industries Ltd.

Harvesting Performance

For nearly 70 years MacDon has been a world leader in technology, innovation and manufacturing of high-performance harvesting equipment. Our harvesting history is rooted deep in the rich prairie heritage of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. As a Canadian company, we’ve kept our values firmly intact while becoming a world-class equipment manufacturer. We are proud of our worldwide reputation for excellence and take our position as the Harvesting Specialists seriously, because at the end of the day our equipment is harvesting the crops that help producers feed the world.

MacDon Industries Ltd. is proud to sponsor the Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference!


Viterra has been helping farmers feed the world for over 100 years. We are passionate about agriculture and the amazing people who work in this great industry.

That’s why we are proud to support this important event that brings together women in agriculture to network, learn and find inspiration amongst their peers. As a student sponsor of this year’s event, our goal is to help educate new generations of women about the wide variety of opportunities available in agriculture, and to encourage our female leaders of tomorrow to pursue their passion. Because together, we are stronger and achieve more.