Held every other year by the U.S. Grains Council (USGC) and Renewable Fuels Association (RFA), Export Exchange brings together international buyers and U.S. sellers of distiller's dried grains with solubles (DDGS), as well as other feed grain products. The 2016 event is expected to attract nearly 500 attendees, including 200 from 30 countries participating as part of USGC trade teams.
Christopher W. Nolan Sr., managing director and co-head of food, beverage and agribusiness coverage at PricewaterhouseCoopers Corporate Finance LLC, will be the keynote speaker for Export Exchange 2016, scheduled for October 24 to 26 in Detroit.
Other confirmed speakers include:
- Nancy DeVore, president of DHF Team, who will speak on the global grains outlook;
- Dr. Jerry Shurson, professor of swine nutrition at the University of Minnesota, who will speak on DDGS nutrition;
- Kyle Tapley, senior agricultural meteorologist at Minnesota Department of Agriculture’s Information Systems, who will discuss weather trends and the global grain market; and
- Paul Hishmeh, director of data and technology at Field to Market, who will present on big data and sustainability.
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