Program Agenda

 2018 Introduction to the Oilseed Industry Training Agenda

June 12 & June 13, 2018

Chicago, IL

 

7:30 am to 8:00 am – Check in and Breakfast

8:00 am to 8:15 am – Course Kickoff/Introductions – Andrew Seagren, NIOP Education Committee Chair

8:15 am to 9:00 am – Industry Overview – Derrick Augsberger, Bunge North America

9:00 am to 10:00 am – Market Overview – Will Swanson, Cargill, Inc.

10:00 am to 10:30 am – Market Outlook/S&Ds – Dong Soon Choi, Thomson Reuters

10:30 am to 11:00 am – Break

11:00 am to 12:00 pm – Processing 101 – Dennis Strayer (ret.), Bunge North America

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm – Lunch

1:00 pm to 1:45 pm – Biodiesel 101 – Courtney Lawrenson, Ag Processing, Inc. (AGP)

1:45 pm to 2:30 pm – Liquid Oil Transportation – Steven Luster, MPB Commodities, Inc.

2:30 pm to 2:45 pm – Break

2:45 pm to 3:15 pm – Data and Its Impact on the Industry – Thomson Reuters Speaker

3:15 pm to 3:45 pm – Roundtable Discussion and Q&A – Andrew Seagren, Moderator

3:45 pm to 4:00 pm – Closing Remarks