On November 4, 2015, AIC Director Dan Sumner delivered an address (full streaming video here) to top Canadian agricultural officials, including Canadian Secretary of Food and Agriculture Karen Ross, at the Forum on Canada’s Agri-Food Future 2015 in Ottawa, Canada (conference agenda here). Sumner’s address, entitled “Charting a path for future success: natural capital, sustainability and competitiveness,” discussed how lessons learned about sustainability, resource use, and markets in California might benefit the Canadian agricultural sector in the future. The Forum was co-organized by Canada 2020 and the Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute.