Dennis Prouse is Vice President, Government Affairs at CropLife Canada, communicating the vision of CropLife Canada to elected officials, political staff, and senior public servants at all levels of government. Dennis also maintains a strong network of relations with CropLife Canada’s stakeholder groups, exchanging information and ensuring coordinated action on legislative, regulatory and policy initiatives. Dennis has 30 years of experience in government relations and public affairs. He was a senior executive for a major national trade association, and was an executive for a large public affairs consultant group. Dennis spent five years working on Parliament Hill, including three years in the Prime Minister’s Office. Dennis served on the Board of Directors of the Government Relations Institute of Canada for six years. He has also been recognized for six years on The Hill Times annual list of the Top 100 Lobbyists in Ottawa.
Topic: Communication and Outreach 1: Engaging general audience about agricultural innovations