Events


Ask the Experts North America

GPC

The GPC Ask the Experts webinar series attracts hundreds of leading industry players from more than 50 countries.

It’s first-ever North America-focused edition will be a must-attend for anyone involved or interested in the production, processing and marketing of pulses from Canada, USA and Mexico.

The event features an impressive lineup of speakers as well as market outlook panels on lentils, dry peas, dry beans and chickpeas plus one-of-a-kind networking opportunities with the main industry players of these destinations.


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PRELIMINARY PROGRAM:
 
(ALL TIMES ARE GMT)  


KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

• Greg Cherewyk, Pulse Canada
• Tim McGreevy, USADPLC
• Julianne Curran, Pulse Canada
• Rebecca Bratter, U.S. Dry Bean Council 

 

OUTLOOK PANELS

 CANADA: LENTILS / 12:45 hs (GMT Time) 
 English


SESSION SPONSOR

Analyst:
• Marlene Boersch, Mercantile Consulting Venture
Moderator:

• Carl Potts, Saskatchewan Pulse Growers
Panelist:
• Farhan Adam, Marina Commodities Inc.
• Quinton Stewart, Viterra
• Elyce Simpson Fraser, Simpson Seeds
• Jason Paskaruk, AGT
• Loveraj Rai, ETG


 CANADA: DRY PEAS & CHICKPEAS / 13:45 hs (GMT Time) 
 
English

Analyst:
• Marlene Boersch, Mercantile Consulting Venture
Moderator:
• Carl Potts, Saskatchewan Pulse Growers
Panelist:
• Vishal Vijay, AGROCORP
• Torrey Lindsey, AGT
• Greg Stamp, Stamp Seeds



 
US: DRY PEAS, LENTILS & CHICKPEAS / 14:50 hs (GMT Time)  
 
English


SESSION SPONSOR

Analyst & Moderator:
•  Jeff Rumney, USA Dry Pea and Lentil Council
Panelist:
• Max Hinrichs, Ardent Mills
• Tony Roelofs, Columbia Grain
• Justin Flaten, JM Grain
• Mark Boryski, AGT



 MEXICO: CHICKPEAS 16:10 hs (GMT Time) 
 
English


SESSION SPONSOR

Analyst:
• Felipe Sandoval, BeGrait
Moderator:

• Demian Gallego, GFI (Global Food and Ingredients)
Panelist:

• Joel Valenzuela, JOVA Graneros S.A. de C.V.
• Sahid Hernandez, Agro Servicios Terminel
• David Larios, Aliansa



 SHIPPING & LOGISTICS 17:20 hs (GMT Time) 
 
English


SESSION SPONSOR

Moderator:
• Stephen Paul, Ray-Mont Logistics
Panelist:
• Alexandre Martinelli, MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company Mexico S.A. de C.V.
• Mark Gaimster, Kuehne + Nagel Inc.
• Jordan Atkins, WTC Group
• Girish Nair, CN Rail



 US & CANADA: DRY BEANS 18:30 hs (GMT Time) 
 
English


SESSION SPONSOR

Analyst:
• Alejandro Leloir, U.S. Dry Bean Council
Moderator:
• Joe Cramer, Michigan Bean Commission
Panelist:
• Caleb Sundblad, Cooperative Elevator
• Marion Hunt, Hensall District Co-operative
• Courtney Schuler, Trinidad Benham
• Pierfrancesco Sportelli, Kelley Bean Co.
 Jason Burns, ADM



 MEXICO: DRY BEANS, DRY PEAS & LENTILS / 19:50 hs (GMT Time)
 English & Spanish

Analyst:
• Vicente Mendoza, Independent Consultant
Moderator:
• Raul Cabellero, US Dry Bean Council
Panelist:
• Sebastian Gutierrez, Surtidora Abarrotera
• Miguel Angel Vazquez, Schettino Hermanos
• Jorge Uriarte, Intercontinental de Mexico Trading
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Alejandro Rubio, COGSSA