Thanks to all who made the 2014 event a success! We look forward to seeing old and new faces in Minneapolis next September 29 - October 1, 2015. Stay tuned for more information as we finalize plans for this event.

What Our Participants Are Saying:

I found the Summit very enlightening and just as important a productive way to network. I greatly appreciate the work that your organization has performed.
                                                       - Adrian Banks, Global Trade Finance Division, Mizuho Bank, Ltd

I really enjoyed the OGTS. Good content, good location, good networking. Speakers were good overall, especially the last keynote as we certainly want to be aware of what’s going on outside our region and I am personally very interested in international ag.
                                                 -  Chris Laughton, Director of Knowledge Exchange, Farm Credit East

Media/Articles From the Event:

Meat Prices are on the Rise by TWILA's A.J. Sabine



Pictures From The Event:

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2014 Highlights:

 The 9th Annual Oilseed and Grain Trade Summit (OGTS), with participation from Informa Economics, Inc., will provide an unmatched learning and networking experience. Industry experts from throughout the value chain will explore the most pressing challenges facing the oilseed, protein meals, vegetable oils, and grain sectors and forecast market trends to come. Concurrent track sessions will highlight emerging trends in the crop production, ag technology, feed, food ingredient, and ag transportation and infrastructure sectors, in addition to offering innovative strategies for risk management and trade financing.

New Pre-Conference Seminar!

We are excited to announce the new OGTS Animal Protein Seminar, which will be offered on Tuesday, October 7 as a free add-on to the main event! This one-day intensive overview of the animal protein sector will feature detailed market outlooks experts from Informa Economics, Inc. Click here to view the agenda. 

New Expo Center!

The OGTS trade show is being relaunched this year as the Agribusiness Expo (AgEx) - a vibrant marketplace that will provide enhanced opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors to interact effectively with attendees.

 Changes include:

  • Opening keynote address in the Agribusiness Expo prior to the opening night reception
  • Opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors to give presentations on the AgEx show floor during coffee breaks
  • Q&A sessions with conference speakers in the Agribusiness Expo
  • Onsite coffee bar to provide an attractive venue for arranging meetings or simply relaxing with colleagues between sessions

Sponsors:

  

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Exhibitors:

 

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Media Partners:

 

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Details:

  • When

  • Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - Thursday, October 9, 2014

  • Where

  • New Orleans Hyatt Regency
    601 Loyola Ave
    New Orleans, Louisiana

Podcast Interviews:

Hear Geopolitical Strategist, Peter Zeihan, in 3 podcasts: 

1. He explains his divergent short- and Long-term outlook for Argentina! Click here to listen to the podcast.

2. He speaks about the trade implications of the world’s fastest growing economy, Mexico. Click here to listen to the podcast.

3. He addresses the changing structure of global geopolitical relations and its potential implications for U.S. and global markets. Click here to listen to the podcast.

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