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AFDP News & Events

Agri-Food Discovery Place is located at:

Building F83, 6020 118 street NW, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2E1

Road Map to AFDP

Access South Campus through the intersection between 113th street and 61st avenue. Green signs on 60th avenue will direct you to our building.

For Platform-specific contact information, please see the appropriate Platform page.

The Core Team


Ross Lowe, MSc

Interim Manager

Meat Safety and Processing Research Unit Lead

Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science
Agri-Food Discovery Place
Building F83, 6020 - 118 St NW
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Tel: 780-492-4537
Email: rlowe@ualberta.ca


Jiancheng Qi, MSc, CFS, P. Eng.

Bioresource and Food Processing Research Unit Lead/Fermentation Engineer

Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science
Agri-Food Discovery Place
Building F83, 6020 - 118 St NW
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Tel: 780-492-3104
Email: jqi1@ualberta.ca


Nathan Buzik

Engineering Technologist

Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science
Agri-Food Discovery Place
Building F83, 6020 - 118 St NW
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Tel: 780-492-6666
Email: buzik@ualberta.ca


Laurie Heidebrecht

Administrative Assistant

Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science
Agri-Food Discovery Place
Building F83, 6020 - 118 St NW
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Tel: 780-492-1561
Email: lh4@ualberta.ca


Bob Rimes, B.Sc.

Quality Assurance Manager

Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science
Agri-Food Discovery Place
Building F83, 6020 - 118 St NW
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Tel: 780-492-6945
Email: bob.rimes@ualberta.ca