Future Oxford Expo 2016 is over, but check this page again for news about future events

On January 28, 2016 the Future Oxford Expo showcased Oxford's successes and leadership in taking environmental action, building a vibrant economy and pursuing health and wellbeing for all citizens.

Keynote speakers, exhibitors, Future Oxford Committee members, volunteers and over 400 citizens came together to make the Future Oxford Expo a successful event. If you missed the Expo, or missed one of the keynote speakers, you can view videos, photos and media coverage in our News section: Photos & Videos from the Future Oxford Expo



  • Municipal, community and business exhibitors
  • Four speakers representing community, economic and environmental sustainability pillars
  • Plug’n Drive Electric Vehicle Roadshow
  • Waste-free food booth by Todd’s Dogs, featuring hot sandwiches, hotdogs, poutine and more


Please support our planning for a zero-waste event.

If you bring in materials that are not recyclable or reusable, please take them with you when you leave.

Featured Speakers

Chris Friesen, Chair, Future Oxford Partnership Board, and Warden David Mayberry, Oxford County


Bryan Smale, Director & Professor, Canadian Index of Wellbeing, University of Waterloo

Josipa Petrunic, Executive Director & CEO, Canadian Urban Transit Research & Innovation Consortium


Jose Etcheverry, Co-Chair & Professor, Sustainable Energy Initiative, York University


Louie DiPalma, Director, SME Programs, Ontario Chamber of Commerce


Featured Event

6:00 PM -  Local food cooking demo by Fairly Fat Guys


Are you a student, business owner, home owner or educator? Interested in smart energy?

Curious about how to implement sustainability practices in your home or business? Concerned with seeing social trends toward sustainability develop in your community?

Visit the Future Oxford Expo to see what is already being done in your community and learn more about what you can do.


As an event sponsor, you will be uniquely positioned to profile your organization to an audience of local citizens, municipal leaders, community partners, and the business community. Future Oxford is being hosted in a modern, 1,000-capacity auditorium with free parking and an easily accessible location at the crossroads of the 401 and 403.

See the application form for more information




Be the sole presenting sponsor for the inaugural Future Oxford Expo and introduce the keynote speaker.



Introduce an event speaker and get a premium double exhibit booth.



Introduce a speaker.

Plug n Drive


Sponsor the exhibit of Plug n Drive, a non-profit organization which will educate expo visitors about electric cars.



See your organization’s logo on all event marketing materials.

Title Sponsors

Rural Green Energy

Gold Sponsors

Heart FM
Woodstock Chamber
ERTH Corporation

Silver Sponsors

Spot Marketing

Frank Cowan Company

Bronze Sponsors

Tourism Oxford

Solar Crew
Transition to Less Waste
Transition to Less Waste
Transition to Less Waste