Circular Economy Speaker Series: Reducing Single-Use Item Waste

Date & Time: April 24, 2023 (9:00am - 12:00pm)

Category: Educational and Training (See all events in this category)

Businesses and non-profit organizations are invited to attend this session to learn about waste reduction from leaders in the food service sector and non-profits operating in Victoria, BC.

Seven speakers will share information and their experiences on this topic. Attendees can ask questions, and network with other business owners and organizations who are taking steps to reduce waste. Enjoy complimentary coffee and pastries made by local food-service establishments. This is also a great opportunity to ask City staff any questions about proposed Single-Use Item Reduction regulations.


  • Calen McNeil - Bread & Butter Collective and Big Wheel Burger
  • Shane Deveroux - Habit and Sherwood
  • Lucas Harris - Surfrider Canada
  • Jerret Klim - Synergy Foundation
  • Dr. Kelsey Gil - Ocean Ambassadors Canada
  • Noah Snell - Waste Management Researcher
  • Capital Regional District

There is no charge for this session, but pre-registration is recommended.

When: Monday, April 24, 9 a.m.- noon
Where: City Hall, Antechamber, 1 Centennial Square
Free registration: Please register here for your free ticket: Eventbrite Registration


Learn more about the City of Victoria's waste reduction work at