Social Innovator Breakfast Club

Social Innovation
08 Apr 2024

This month, we’re thrilled to have Lourdes Juan join us for some behind-the-scenes storytelling of Knead Technology, a software company that enables scalable food recovery solutions so less food goes to waste. During the event, Lourdes will reflect on her journey as a founder and Knead Technology’s approach to the $1.3 billion global challenge of food waste.


  • 9:00 am | Arrival, coffee and pastries served
  • 9:15 am | Speaking and Q&A
  • 10:00 am | Networking

Enjoy breakfast on us and immerse yourself in learning and connecting with fellow innovators. Guests are also invited to work out of the Social Innovation Hub for the rest of the day for free.


About the Speaker:

Lourdes is an award winning, 6x, Calgary-based Founder and Urban Planner, with a Masters in Environmental Design. She has founded various companies and organizations in urban planning, food security, hospitality, and food tech. Lourdes’ community advocacy is vast and also includes serving on numerous local and national boards related to urban planning and design, affordable housing, entrepreneurship, and impact investment. Lourdes is a mom to a two-year-old son who inspires her to continue to work towards building a brighter future.


Learn more about membership to the Social Innovation Hub.

The Social Innovation Hub is located on the second floor of the Alastair Ross Technology Centre. Parking is available for $9 a day. The Hub is also a 10 minute walk from the Brentwood C-Train Stations.