CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA — The International Association of Operative Millers (IAOM) Mideast and Africa District is seeking technical and what’s new papers for its conference & expo Dec. 3-6 in Cape Town, South Africa.

The deadline to submit papers is June 27. They can be submitted to

Keynote speaker for the event is Daniel Basse, president and founder of AgResource Co., a domestic and international agricultural research firm located in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. The company forecasts domestic and world agricultural price trends. AgResource´s research is sold around the globe in 81 nations. Basse is an economist who has been in the commodity business since 1979.