Kayli Dale

Co-Founder & CEO


Kayli Dale is the co-founder and CEO at Friendlier, a high-growth venture on a mission to eliminate single-use packaging waste. She founded Friendlier after graduating from Chemical Engineering in 2020 to combine her passion for technology, sustainability, and entrepreneurship. Friendlier has already diverted over half a million packages from landfill, and Kayli was recently honoured on Forbes 30 Under 30 for Social Impact.


Time Icon 15 mins

Location Icon St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts - Bluma Appel Theatre

The Future Dinner Plate

We have the power to reduce emissions using sustainable alternatives produced with the circular economy in mind. Conventional approaches to growing, processing, and packaging food are harming our planet. But how do we coordinate efforts to make change? This panel explores various solutions — from sustainable dairy to reusable takeout containers — that help mitigate the impacts food production and convenience have on our climate. We’ll examine the transformative ability of technology, address barriers to adoption, and discuss how advancements in the lab can shape our food choices for good.