Pulses Conference

Pulses 2.1 The Largest Virtual Event of the Global Pulse Industry.

25 May 2021 - 27 May 2021

Global Pulses

Global Pulses

Pulses 2.1 The Largest Virtual Event of the Global Pulse Industry.

Day 1 / May 25 
All times are GMT 


  9:00: Booths & Networking Lounge Open

 10:00: President’s Opening: Cindy Brown, President of the Global Pulse Confederation (GPC)

  10:05: Sponsor Recognition: Heena Tahiliani, Arab India Spices

 10:08: VIP Speaker: Sanjeev Dutta, Executive Director of Commodities and Financial Services at DMCC

 10:15: VIP Speaker: Sunil Kumar Singh, Additional Managing Director of the National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India (Nafed)

 10:30: Featured Speaker: “Water Conflicts in India: Arithmetic Hydrology or Reductionist Economics?” With Nilanjan Ghosh, Observer Research Foundation Kolkata

  10:45: Faba Beans Global Outlook
• Analyst: Brian Clancey, StatPub (Canada)
• Moderator: Dario Bard, Global Pulse Confederation (UAE)
• Panelists: Andy Bury, Frontier Agriculture (UK) / Francois Darcas, Agri-Oz Exports (Australia) / Mufaddal Saifudin, Mufaddal for Food Industries (Egypt) / Jean Louis Lamau, International Broker (France) / Ramses Bissada, Marina Commodities (Canada)

 11:45: Featured Speaker: Sudan Outlook with Jahid Nagarwala, Alfa Group

 12:00: Desi Chickpeas Global Outlook Session Sponsor 
• Analyst: Peter Wilson, Wilson International Trade (Australia)
• Moderator: Maulik Maheshwari, Mahashree Group (Tanzania)
• Panelists: Manoj Chowdhary, Sun Impex (Myanmar) / Lalit Pant, Wings Agro (India) / Muhammad Ahmed, AWAM Group (Pakistan) / Pranav Joshi, Export Trading Group (Tanzania)

 13:00: Featured Speaker: Matt Tripodi (Euromonitor)

  13:15: Shipping & Logistics Outlook / Session Sponsor  
• Moderator: Stephen Paul, Ray-Mont Logistics (Canada)
• Panelists: Vikram Gnanadesikan, BLPL Singapore (Singapore) / Rakesh Shah, Narendra Forwarders Private Limite (India) / Ayhan Akbaba, Agrodrive (Ukraine) / Terry Lye, Meridian Shipping Group (Myanmar) / Rohitha Welmillage, Transco Cargo (Australia)

 14:15: Featured Speaker: Turkey Market Outlook with Mehmet Sonmez, Armada Foods

 14:30: GPCYP - Industry Veterans Q&A
• Panelists: Gordon Bacon, Pulse Canada (Canada) / Mufaddal Saifudin, Mufaddal for Food Industries (Egypt) / Marcelo Soto, Desdelsur (Argentina) / Florent Cattaneo, COGESER (France) / Mehmet Sönmez, Armada Foods (Turkey) / Rita Villafañe, ArgenCrops (Argentina) / Tina Mobayen, Victoria Pulse Trading (Canada) / Faisal Anis Majeed, Bombi's Group (Pakistan)

 15:30: Featured Speaker: Tim McGreevy, American Pulse Association

 15:45: Kabuli Chickpeas Global Outlook
• Analyst: Navneet Singh Chhabra, Global Garbanzo (India)
• Moderator: Albert Garcia, Alons-Gar (Spain)
• Panelists: Faisal Anis Majeed, Bombi's Group (Pakistan) / Lucas Genero, Agrofin (Argentina) / Rustam Guliev, Top Grain (Russia) / Joel Valenzuela, JOVA (Mexico) / Boualem Chalouche, Chalouche International (Algeria) / Ali S. Siddiqui, Northern Chickpeas Alliance (USA/Canada), Andac KolukisaNatural Gida (Turkey)

 16:45: Cooking Demo Sponsored by USDPLC

 17:00: Closing & Recognition of Sponsors

 

Day 2 / May 26
All times are gmt 

 9:00: Booths & Networking Lounge Open

 10:00: President’s Opening: Cindy Brown, President of the Global Pulse Confederation (GPC)

 10:05: Sponsor Recognition: Dimple Tahiliani, Arab India Spices

 10:08: VIP Speaker: Mr. Lee Pak Sing (Enterprise Singapore)

 10:15: VIP Speaker: Lloyd Day (IICA)

 10:30: Featured Speaker: The Growing Mung Bean Industry in Venezuela with Vanesa Tejero León (Skane Group)

 10:45: Featured Speaker: G. Chandrashekhar (The Hindu Business Line)

 11:00: Black Matpe & Pigeon Peas Global Outlook
Session Sponsor  
• Analyst and Moderator: Sunil Patwari, Seasons Overseas (Singapore)
• Panelists: Abhijit Salecha, Sajjan Foods DMCC (UAE), / Shyam Narsaria, Arvee International (Myanmar) / Mukti Agrawal, Mahabir Overseas (Nepal) / Rahul Chauhan, Igrain (India) / Jayesh Patel. Bajrang International Group (UAE) / Muhammad Zakir, Farooq Impex (Pakistan)

 12:00: Green Mung Beans Global Outlook
• Analyst: Vanessa Tejero León, Skane Group (Venezuela)
• Moderator: Lalit Bangar, Swiss Singapore (UAE)
• Panelists: Srinivas Boyapalli, Olam (Australia) / Bhavin Chheda, Ritika International (Myanmar) / Iuri Bruns, Samba Foods (Brazil) / Martin Lazara, Alisof SA (Argentina) / Vivek Agarwal, JLV Agro (India) /  Bharat Kulkarni, Indo-Global SME Chamber (India)

 13:00: Featured Speaker: Vishal Vijay, Agrocorp

 13:10: Cooking Demo with Agrocorp


 13:20: Featured Speaker: Black Sea Market Outlook: Sergey Feofilov (Ukragroconsult)

 13:45: Cowpeas / Blackeye Global Outlook
• Analyst: Nathan Sano, California Dry Bean Advisory Board (USA)
• Moderator: Caroline Suy, Casibeans (Belgium)
• Panelists: Pritty Malde Kara, Malde Kara (Madagascar) / Gonzalo Isasi, APLEX (Peru) / Paulo Henrique Ribeiro de Aguiar, Samba Foods (Brazil) / Sandeep Jain, Adroit Overseas (India)

 14:45: Featured Speaker: Alexandra Londoño Baderschneider, Bu?hler

 15:00: Dry Pea Global Outlook  Session Sponsor 
• Analyst: Marlene Boersch, Mercantile Consulting Venture (Canada)
• Moderator: Onur Ozdemir, Sintez Group (Ukraine)
• Panelists: Brajesh Panda, Agrocorp (Singapore) / Onur Vatan, Sintez Group (Ukraine) / Denis Plenkin, Agropa Trading (Russia) / Adrian Poletti, AgTrace (Argentina) / Hadi Doni, Doni & Company (Pakistan) / David Chen, Bonagro (China)

 16:00: Featured Speaker: Atul Patel (Dltledgers Platform)

 16:10: Green Lentil Global Outlook
• Analyst: Brian Clancey, StatPub (Canada)
• Moderator: Benjamin Perez, Gran Colmado (Colombia)
• Panelists: Elyce Simpson Fraser, Simpson Seeds (Canada) / Jeff Van Pevenage, Columbia Grain (USA) / Loveraj Rai, ETG World (USA) / Florent Cattaneo, COGESER (France)

 17:00: Closing & Recognition of Sponsors

 

Day 3 / May 27
All times are gmt 


 9:00: Booths & Networking Lounge Open

 10:00: President’s Opening: Cindy Brown, President of the Global Pulse Confederation (GPC)

 10:05: Sponsor Recognition

 10:10: VIP Speaker: Mr. Ahmet Gu?ldal (Turkish Grain Board)

 10:20: VIP Speaker: Honorable David Marit (Saskatchewan Minister of Agriculture)

 10:30: VIP Speaker: Huseyin Arslan (AGT Foods)

 10:50: Featured Speaker: Uzbekistan's Pulse Market with Abbos Botirov (Global Export)

 11:10: General Assembly Call to Order

 11:15: Featured Speaker: Overview of the Kazakstan Pulse Market with Kintal Islamov (JSC Atameken-Agro)

 11:30: Featured Speaker: Gordon Bacon (Pulse Canada)

 11:45: Red Lentil Global Outlook Session Sponsor  
• Analyst: Mostyn Gregg, Agrocorp International (Australia)
• Moderator: Farhan Adam, Marina Commodities (Canada)
• Panelists: Abhishek Agrawal, Viterra (Netherlands) / Yusuf Memis, Bashan (Turkey) / Mahesh Raja Manglani, Mast Qalander Group (Pakistan) / Rajendren Gnanasambantham, Gnanam Imports Private Limited (Sri Lanka) / Atef Tadros, TK and Danny (Egypt)

 13:00: General Assembly Resumes

  13:45: White Beans Global Outlook
• Analyst: Kevin Ackerman, Ackerman Marketing (USA)
• Moderator: Joe Cramer, Michigan Bean Commission (USA)
• Panelists: Horacio Fragola, Alicampo (Argentina) / Kassahun Bekele, Acos Ethiopia (Ethiopia) / Alaa Mohamed, Alamir (Egypt) / Tuba Memis, Memisoglu - TAT (Turkey) / Marion Hunt, Hensall District Co-Operative (Canada)

 14:45: Featured Speaker: Hitesh Jain (AGT Foods)

 15:00: Red/Speckled Beans Global Outlook
• Analyst: Randy Duckworth, Global Pulse Confederation (UAE)
• Moderator: Demian Gallego, GFI (Canada)
• Panelists: Matt Stawowy, Steele and Co (USA) / Matías Macera, Desdelsur (Argentina) / Marcelo Luders, Ibrafe (Brazil) / Felipe Sandoval, BeGrait (Mexico) / Manuel Sarraff, Importadora del Sur (Dominican Republic) / Alejandro Leloir, US Dry Bean Council (Costa Rica & Nicaragua) / Tewodros Yilma, Alpha Trading Partners PLC (Ethiopia)

 16:00: Featured Speaker: Arnaud Petit (Intl. Grains Council)

 16:10: Black Beans Global Outlook
• Analyst: Caleb Sundblad, Cooperative Elevator Co (USA)
• Moderator: Samuel Peck, Jack’s Bean Company (USA)
• Panelists: Alejandro Leloir, US Dry Bean Council (Costa Rica & Guatemala) / Nicolas Karnoubi, OLEGA (Argentina) / Eduardo Balestreri, Arbaza (Brazil) / Vicente Mendoza, Independent Consultant (Mexico)

 17:00: Closing & Recognition of Sponsors

 

All times are GMT 

Pulses 2.0 Goes Virtual

Pulses 2.0 Goes Virtual

pulses20.globalpulses.com
Global Pulse Confederation
30 September 2020 - 01 October 2020

Over that two-day period, the gpc orchestrated an ambitious virtual convention that featured 24 hours of programming, including:

· 2 keynote speakers
· 16 VIP speakers
· 10 global pulse outlook sessions
· 3 market outlook sessions
· 3 special topics sessions
· 3 cooking demonstrations

All the sessions were recorded and videos are now available on the Pulse Pod

All told, more than 110 professionals and VIPs participated as speakers and panelists in the event and more than 900 people signed up as attendees. Additionally, 48 exhibitors populated our virtual exhibitor’s hall, which received 1,796 visits.

 

Pulses 2019: The single most important event in the pulse industry moves to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil!

Pulses 2019: The single most important event in the pulse industry moves to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil!

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL
SHERATON GRAND RIO HOTEL & RESORT
10 June 2019 - 13 June 2019

Delegates will enjoy strategic crop updates, innovative business insights, and unparalleled networking opportunities. Who is attending? Key players in the pulse industry including exporters, importers, traders, brokers, intermediaries, government agencies, trade promotion bodies and allied industries.
Pulses 2018: Pulse for the Planet

Pulses 2018: Pulse for the Planet

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Shangri-La Hotel
07 May 2018 - 10 May 2018

"Pulses 2018: Pulse for the Planet" Conference in Colombo, Sri Lanka was attended by key players of the pulse industry from over 35 countries.
Pulses 2017: The Future of Food

Pulses 2017: The Future of Food

VANCOUVER, CANADA
SHERATON GRAND VANCOUVER
10 July 2017 - 13 July 2017

For the first time, the world is coming to Canada as the Global Pulse Confederation and Canadian Specialty Crops Association teamed up for the biggest global pulse event in history. Visit www.pulses2017.com for presentations and photos.
Pulses 2016: The Future of Food

Pulses 2016: The Future of Food

CESME, TURKEY

19 May 2016 - 22 May 2016

650 delegates from all sectors of the international pulse industry and its supporting companies and institutions attended the GPC annual convention held in Cesme this year.
2015 Las Vegas Convention

2015 Las Vegas Convention

LAS VEGAS, USA

12 April 2015 - 15 April 2015

A record total of 980 of the key players from all sectors of the international pulse industry and its supporting companies and institutions attended the CICILS/GPC 52nd annual convention held in Las Vegas in April 2015.