Sylvain Charlebois - Inventures 2023

Sylvain Charlebois

Director, Agri-Food Analytics Lab

, Dalhousie University

Dr. Sylvain Charlebois is a Professor in food distribution and policy in the Faculties of Management and Agriculture at Dalhousie University in Halifax. He is also the Senior Director of the Agri-food Analytics Lab, also located at Dalhousie. Known as ‘The Food Professor’, his current research interest lies in the broad area of food distribution, security and safety. He is one of the world’s most cited scholars in food supply chain management, food value chains and traceability. He co-hosts The Food Professor podcast, discussing issues in the food, foodservice, grocery and restaurant industries. Every year since 2012, he has published the now highly anticipated Canadian Food Price Report, which provides an overview of food price trends for the coming year. His research has been featured in several newspapers and media groups, nationally as well as internationally.



  • Navigating Inflation and Consumer Spending in the Agrifood Supply Chain – June 01, 3:45 pm