Event Calendar

February 2016

February 3 -
February 5
2016
IAOM Latin America 39th annual meeting
Location: Panama City, Panama

Contact: IAOM Tel: 1.913.338.3377 E-mail: info@iaom.info

February 8 -
March 11
2016
GEAPS 555: Advanced and Preventive Maintenance for Grain Facilities: Conveyance Equipment
Location: Online Distance Education

Registration opens Jan. 5, closes Feb. 2, 2016.

February 8 -
March 11
2016
GEAPS 521: Aeration Systems Design & Fan Operational Management
Location: Online Distance Education

Registration opens Jan. 5, closes Feb. 2, 2016.

February 8 -
March 11
2016
GEAPS 521: Aeration Systems Design & Fan Operational Management
Location: Online Distance Education

Registration opens Jan. 5, closes Feb. 2, 2016.

February 8 -
March 11
2016
GEAPS 500: Introduction to Grain Operations - in Spanish
Location: Online Distance Education

This course will be in Spanish. 
Registration opens Jan. 5, closes Feb. 2, 2016.

February 8 -
March 11
2016
GEAPS 500: Introduction to Grain Operations
Location: Online Distance Education

Registration opens Jan. 5, closes Feb. 2, 2016.

February 9 -
February 10
2016
Oilseed Congress Europe/MENA 2016
Location: Barcelona, Spain

Contact: Michelle Pelletier Marshall Tel: +1. 978.887.8800, x117
E-mail: mmarshall@highquestpartners.com

February 15 -
February 19
2016
USGC 13th International Marketing Conference & 56th Annual Membership Meeting
Location: Hyatt Regency Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida, U.S.

Contact: Valerie Smiley, USGC manager of membership
Tel: 1.202.789.0789 Fax: 1.202.898.0522
E-mailvsmiley@grains.org

February 15 -
March 18
2016
AFIA/KSU-500: Fundamentals of Feed Manufacturing
Location: Online Course

Contact: AFIA Tel: (703) 558-3573
E-mail: register@afia.org

February 16 -
February 18
2016
VIV MEA Milling Conference
Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE

Contact: Renate Wiendels
E-mailviv.mea@vnuexhibitions.com

 

February 23 -
February 26
2016
GrainTech 2016
Location: International Fair Ground, Cairo, Egypt

Contact: Ali Fadl  Tel: +2 01142359208
E-mail: alifadl@igmfairs.com

February 27 -
March 1
2016
Grain Elevator and Processing Society’s (GEAPS) Exchange 2016
Location: Austin, Texas, U.S.

Contact: GEAPS Tel: 1. 763.999.4300 Fax: 1.763.710.5328
E-mail: info@geaps.com

March 2016

March 1 -
March 2
2016
NC-213 (The U.S. Quality Grains Research Consortium) Annual Meeting
Location: Hilton Austin. Austin, Texas, U.S.

Contact: Bill Koshar, The Ohio State University/Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center Tel: 1.330.263.3705
Fax: 1.330.263.3688
E-mail: Koshar.3@osu.edu

March 6 -
March 9
2016
12th Fumigants and Pheromones Conference & Workshop
Location: Adelaide Conference Center, Adelaide, South Australia

Contact: Insects Limited
Tel: 1.317.896.9300

March 7 -
March 11
2016
Bühler-KSU Expert Milling (English)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas, U.S.

Contact: International Grains Program Tel: 1.785.532.4070
E-mail: igp@ksu.edu 

March 9 -
March 11
2016
AFIA Purchasing & Ingredient Suppliers Conference
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.

Contact: AFIA
Tel: (703) 558-3573
E-mail: register@afia.org
 

March 10 -
March 12
2016
Global Grain Asia
Location: Shangri La Hotel, Singapore

Contact: Global Grain Events
Tel: + 44 (0) 20 7779 7222
E-mail: info@ggrain.com 

March 12 -
March 15
2016
North American Millers' Association 2016 Division Meetings
Location: Loews Don CeSar Hotel, St. Pete Beach, Florida, U.S.

Contact: Terri Long
Tel: 1. 202.484.2200, ext. 11
Fax: 1.202.488.7416
E-mail: tlong@namamillers.org

March 13 -
March 15
2016
National Grain & Feed Association's 120th Annual Convention
Location: Hotel Del Coronado, San Diego, California, U.S.

Contact: NGFA
Tel: 1. 202.289.0873
Fax: 1.202.289.5388
E-mail: ngfa@ngfa.org

March 14 -
April 15
2016
GEAPS 551: Materials Handling II
Location: Online Distance Education

Registration opens Feb. 3, closes March 8, 2016.

March 14 -
April 15
2016
GEAPS 544: Preventing Grain Dust Explosions
Location: Online Distance Education

Registration opens Feb. 3, closes March 8, 2016.

March 14 -
April 15
2016
GEAPS 520: Grain Quality Management in Spanish
Location: Online Distance Education

Registration opens Feb. 3, closes March 8, 2016.
This course will be in Spanish.

March 14 -
April 15
2016
GEAPS 501: Management Basics for Grain Facility Supervisors
Location: Online Distance Education

Registration opens Feb. 3, closes March 8, 2016.

March 14 -
March 18
2016
Bühler-KSU Expert Milling (Spanish)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas, U.S.

Contact: International Grains Program
Tel: 1.785.532.4070
E-mail: igp@ksu.edu 

March 29
2016
Aquafeed Horizons Asia 2016
Location: BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand
March 29 -
March 31
2016
VICTAM Asia 2016
Location: Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Center, Bangkok, Thailand

Contact: Catelijne de Gooijer
Tel: +31 33 246 4404
Fax: +31 33 246 4706
E-mail: catelijnedegooijer@victam.com 

March 31 -
April 3
2016
Turkish Flour Industrialists’ Federation, 12th International Congress and Exhibition
Location: Sueno Deluxe Hotel, Belek, Antalya, Turkey

Contact: Turkish Flour Industrialists’ Federation
Tel: 90 (312) 440 0454 Fax: 0 (312) 440 0364
E-mail: bilgi@tusaf.org

 

April 2016

April 4 -
April 7
2016
IGP-KSU Grain Purchasing - Part I: Fundamentals of Grain Purchasing
Location: Manhattan, Kansas, U.S.

Contact: International Grains Program Tel: 1.785.532.4070
E-mail: igp@ksu.edu
Internet: http://www.ksu.edu/igp

April 4 -
April 8
2016
120th IAOM Annual Conference and Expo
Location: Hyatt Regency Columbus and the Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, Ohio, U.S.

Contact: IAOM Tel: 1.913. 338.3377 Fax: 1.913.338.3553
E-mail: info@iaom.info Internet: http://www.iaom.info

April 7 -
April 8
2016
Cereals Europe 2016
Location: President Wilson Hotel, Geneva, Switzerland

Contact: AgResource Company Tel: 1.312.408.0045 
E-mail: sales@agresource.com

April 11 -
April 13
2016
Canadian Global Grains Symposium
Location: Fairmont Hotel, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Contact: Canadian Grains Council Tel: 1.204.925.2130
E-mail: office@canadagrainscouncil.ca

April 11 -
April 15
2016
April 12 -
April 15
2016
IGP-KSU Grain Purchasing - Part II: Contract Pricing and Hedging
Location: Manhattan, Kansas, U.S.

Contact: International Grains Program Tel: 1.785.532.4070
E-mail: igp@ksu.edu
Internet: http://www.ksu.edu/igp

April 12 -
April 13
2016
Caspian and Black Sea Agrarian Congress
Location: JW Marriott Absheron Baku, Baku, Azerbaijan

Contact: APK-Inform Tel: +38(0562) 320795 
E-mail: market@apk-inform.com

April 18 -
April 20
2016
The 5th Global Feed & Food Congress 2016
Location: Maritim Resort Hotel & Convention Center, Belek, Antalya, Turkey

Contact: INTERIUM
Tel: 90 (212) 292 8808 Fax: 90 (212) 292 8807
E-mail: info@gffc2016.com  Internet: www.gffc2016.com  

April 18 -
May 20
2016
GEAPS 510: Facilities Planning and Design I
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_510.cfm 
Registration opens March 9, closes April 12, 2016.

April 18 -
May 20
2016
GEAPS 525: Management of Insect Pests
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_525.cfm/ 
Registration opens March 9, closes April 12, 2016.

April 18 -
May 20
2016
GEAPS 541: Developing an Effective Safety Culture at Your Company
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_541.cfm 
Registration opens March 9, closes April 12, 2016.

April 18 -
May 20
2016
GEAPS 552: Materials Handling III
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_552.cfm 
Registration opens March 9, closes April 12, 2016.

April 18 -
April 21
2016
15th International Cereal and Bread Congress (ICBC)
Location: Istanbul, Turkey

Contact: ARBER Professional Congress Services
Sair Nedim Sokak No: 19/ 1 A.Ayranci 06540 Ankara - Turkey
Tel: 90 312 441 07 00 Fax: 90 312 441 07 01
E-mail: info@icbc2016.org  Internet: www.arber.com.tr

April 18 -
April 22
2016
April 18 -
April 20
2016
April 21 -
April 22
2016
XXVII The European Feed Manufacturers’ Federation, FEFAC Congress
Location: Antalya, Turkey

Contact: FEFAC 
Tel: 32 (0)2 285 00 50 Fax: 32 (0)2 230 57 22
E-mail: fefac@fefac.eu Internet: www.fefac.eu

May 2016

May 1 -
May 4
2016
107th AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo
Location: Salt Palace Convention Center, Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.

Contact: AOCS Meetings Department Tel: 1.217.693-4821
E-mail: meetings@aocs.org Internet: http://annualmeeting.aocs.org/

 

May 4 -
May 6
2016
Fi İstanbul 2016, Food Ingredients Istanbul 2015
Location: Istanbul Lütfi Kırdar International Convention and Exhibition Center, Istanbul, Turkey

Contact: UBM Istanbul
Tel:
90 (216) 693 3200 Fax: 90 (216) 693 3202
E-mail: ozgur.kayihan@ubm.com 
Internet: www.figlobal.com/istanbul/home,  www.foodingredientsglobal.com

May 23 -
June 24
2016
GEAPS 523: The Grain Industry in Canada: Climate, Crops and People
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_schedule.cfm 
Registration opens April 19, closes May 17, 2016.

May 23 -
June 24
2016
GEAPS 542: Electrical Safety
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_542.cfm 
Registration opens April 19, closes May 17, 2016.

May 23 -
June 24
2016
GEAPS 600: Overview of Milling Principles
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_600.cfm 
Registration opens April 19, closes May 17, 2016.

May 23 -
June 24
2016
GEAPS 511: Facilities Planning and Design II
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_511.cfm 
Registration opens April 19, closes May 17, 2016.

May 29 -
May 31
2016
Poultry Information Exchange and the Australasian Milling Conference
Location: Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia

Tel: +61 3 9681 6288 
E-mail: sponsorship@pixamc.com.au Internet: www.pixamc.com.au

 

June 2016

June 1
2016
4th International Symposium on Gluten-Free Food Products and Beverages
Location: Alberta, Canada

Contact: International Association for Cereal Science and Technology 
Tel:
43 1 707 72020 Fax: 43 1 707 72040
E-mail: office@icc.or.at Internet: www.icc.or.at

 

June 1
2016
IGP-KSU Managing Mill Balance and Process Control
Location: Manhattan, Kansas, U.S.

Contact: International Grains Program
Tel: 1.785.532.6011 E-mail: igp@ksu.edu 
Internet: www.grains.k-state.edu/IGP

 

June 13 -
June 17
2016
Bühler-KSU Executive Milling (English)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas, U.S.

Contact: International Grains Program
Tel: 1.785.532.4070  E-mail: igp@ksu.edu 
Internet: http://www.ksu.edu/igp

 

June 14
2016
25th International Grains Council Conference
Location: Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel, London, England

Contact: International Grains Council 
Tel:
 44 20 7513 1122 Fax: 44 20 7513 0630
E-mail: conf@igc.int, igc@igc.int 
Internet: www.igc.int

 

June 14 -
June 17
2016
IGP-KSU Milling Practices to Improve Flour Quality
Location: Manhattan, Kansas, U.S.

Contact: International Grains Program
Tel: 1.785.532.6011  E-mail: igp@ksu.edu 
Internet: www.grains.k-state.edu/IGP

 

July 2016

July 16 -
July 19
2016
Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Annual Meeting and Food Expo
Location: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Contact: IFT Tel: 1.312.782.8424
Fax: 1.312.782.0045
E-mail: info@ift.org 
Internet: www.ift.org

 

July 18 -
August 19
2016
GEAPS 500: Introduction to Grain Operations
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_500.cfm
Registration opens June 20, closes July 13, 2016.

July 18 -
August 19
2016
GEAPS 545: Grain Entrapment: Causes, Prevention and Rescue
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_545.cfm
Registration opens June 20, closes July 13, 2016.

September 2016

September 8 -
September 11
2016
NAMA Annual Meeting
Location: Salamander Resort & Spa, Middleburg, Virginia, U.S.

Contact: NAMA Tel: 1.202.484.2200 Fax: 1.202.488.7416
E-mail: generalinfo@namamillers.org Internet: http://www.namamillers.org

September 12 -
October 14
2016
GEAPS 524: Grain Drying
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_524.cfm
Registration opens Aug. 15, closes Sept. 6, 2016.

September 12 -
October 14
2016
GEAPS 501: Management Basics for Grain Facility Supervisors
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_501.cfm
Registration opens Aug. 15, closes Sept. 6, 2016.

September 12 -
October 14
2016
GEAPS 540: Entry Level Safety
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_540.cfm
Registration opens Aug. 15, closes Sept. 6, 2016.

September 12 -
October 14
2016
GEAPS 620: Grain Receiving, Cleaning and Conditioning
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_620.cfm
Registration opens Aug. 15, closes Sept. 6, 2016.

October 2016

October 8 -
October 11
2016
International Baking Industry Exposition (IBIE) 2016
Location: Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.

Contact: IBIE Tel: 1.240.439.2554
E-mail: attendee@experient-inc.com
Internet: www.ibie2016.org  

October 23 -
October 26
2016
2016 AACC International Annual Meeting
Location: Savannah, Georgia, U.S.

Contact: Rhonda Willkie, AACCI
Tel: 1.651.454.7250 Fax: 1.651.454.0766
E-mail: rwilkie@scisoc.org  
Internet: www.aaccnet.org/meetings  

October 24 -
October 27
2016
27th IAOM Mideast & Africa Conference & Expo
Location: Millennium Hall, Addis Ababa

Tel: +968 24398767 
E-mail: info@iaom-mea.com

October 31 -
December 2
2016
GEAPS 510: Facilities Planning and Design I
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_510.cfm
Registration opens Sept. 12, closes Oct. 25, 2016.

October 31 -
December 2
2016
GEAPS 540: Entry Level Safety
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_540.cfm
Registration opens Sept. 12, closes Oct. 25, 2016.

October 31 -
December 2
2016
GEAPS 546: Controlling Grain Bin Fires and Smolders
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_schedule.cfm
Registration opens Sept. 12, closes Oct. 25, 2016.

October 31 -
December 2
2016
GEAPS 610: Interpretation of Process Flow Diageams
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_schedule.cfm
Registration opens Sept. 12, closes Oct. 25, 2016.

October 31 -
December 2
2016
GEAPS 630: Quality Control, Quality Assurance Practices in Flour Milling
Location: Online Distance Education

Internet: http://www.geaps.com/knowledge/dist_learn/course_630.cfm
Registration opens Sept. 12, closes Oct. 25, 2016.

November 2016

November 9 -
November 10
2016
67th JTIC International, The Milling & Cereal Industry Meeting
Location: Reims, France

Contact: Nelly Duprat, AEMIC
Tel: 33 (0)1 47 07 20 69 Fax: 33 (0)1 44 24 56 25
E-mail: aemic@wanadoo.fr   
Internet: www.jtic.eu   

December 2016

December 11 -
December 13
2016
National Grain & Feed Association Country Elevator Conference and Trade Show
Location: Marriott Magnificent Mile, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Contact: NGFA Tel: 1.202.289.0873
E-mail: ngfa@ngfa.org Internet: http://www.ngfa.org

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