To learn more about sponsoring this event, please contact Joy O’Shaughnessy at +1.207.244.9544, x103.

RECEPTION SPONSOR
INTL FCStone Inc

INTL FCStone Inc., including its subsidiaries, is a leader in the development of specialized financial services in commodities, securities, global payments, foreign exchange and other markets. www.intlfcstone.com

 
MOBILE APP SPONSOR
Soybean Premiums

Soybean Premiums reveals the hidden dollars in soybeans by connecting soybean farmers with companies offering premiums for specialty soybeans. When farmers go to the website, they can view details about premium programs offered in their area. Companies who purchase non-GMO seed, high oleic beans, etc. can post their information for free. www.soybeanpremiums.org

 
GOLD SPONSOR
AGROMERIS

AGROMERIS is an advisory firm that focuses on the unique needs of the food and agricultural industry. With over 30 years of experience, our team advises leading companies and government agencies on how to build and maintain specialty supply chains and develop and market novel food ingredients to meet the needs of a rapidly changing world marketplace. www.agromeris.com 

 
LUNCH SPONSOR
HighQuest Partners

HighQuest Group is a strategic advisory, conference, and media firm serving corporations, financial investors, and governments across the global food and agribusiness value chains. HighQuest has successfully completed over 300 strategic advisory engagements; hosts the Global AgInvesting series, AgTech Week, Oilseed & Grain Trade Summit, and the Women in Agribusiness Summit series; and publishes up-to-the minute ag news through its HighQuest Media outlet, including the annual Soya & Oilseed Bluebook.  www.highquestgroup.com

 
BREAKFAST SPONSOR
Women in Agribusiness

The Women in Agribusiness Summit provides an interactive platform for women to discuss unique experiences within the industry with focus on the activities paramount to developing leaders, increasing industry knowledge and inspiring action. Covered topics include trading/risk management, transportation/logistics, sustainability and agribusiness in emerging markets, trends in marketing and communications and the best practices for recruiting, retaining and promoting women within agribusiness. www.womeninag.com

 
SILVER SPONSORS
The Global ID Group

The Global ID Group provides integrated food safety and food quality solutions that address the challenges and opportunities in the rapidly evolving food industry. We serve clients in over 100 countries helping to navigate an increasingly regulated global food economy demanding higher levels of transparency, accountability, safety and quality. The Global ID Group offers our clients a market-leading portfolio of testing, inspection, certification and consulting services. http://www.global-id-group.com/

 

OpenLink

For over two decades, OpenLink has provided leading-edge software solutions to an increasingly diverse client base. Building on its pioneering development of cross-asset trading and risk management products, it offers a suite of solutions designed to meet the specific needs of clients within the commodities, energy and financial services industries. http://www2.openlink.com/en/

 
BRONZE SPONSORS
Paxton International

Paxton International is your full service transportation provider for project cargoes shipped worldwide. Our headquarters in Springfield, VA outside Washington, DC employs a staff of more than 200 team members who supply export packing, freight forwarding, customs clearance, and warehousing services for any commodity shipped worldwide; specializing in difficult countries. paxton.com

 

Soy 20/20

Soy 20/20 brings together government, academic and industry partners to support the development of new opportunities for Canadian soybeans.

The organization is supported by  Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs under Growing Forward 2, a federal-provincial-territorial initiative.

 

Soy 20/20’s activities are focused on advancing industrial and food use opportunities for Canadian soybeans. This includes helping connect value-added market opportunities with the resources needed to make those opportunities a reality. 

 

Soy 20/20:

 

  • Connects companies with funding to develop or expand their manufacturing and marketing capabilities

  • Facilitates constructive interactions between companies and the soy research community 

  • Builds bridges among companies to stimulate business development and growth of new market opportunities for Canadian soybeans and soy products

  • Helps companies with market analysis and business plan development as a basis for developing or expanding opportunities

 
http://www.soy2020.ca

 
EXHIBITORS

​The Dupps Company

For years the Dupps Pressor has been synonymous with quality and durability. With hundreds currently in operation, higher throughputs and lowers residuals are well documented. Inquire today, and let Dupps help you squeeze more profit out of every bean or seed. www.dupps.com

 

Ray-Mont

Ray-Mont Logistics is your “one-stop shop” for all of your logistics needs; whether it is through our terminal logistics group for all container transloading activities or

through our international logistics group for all your international freight forwarding vessel cargo business. 

• Organic certification in Canada
• CFIA sampler certification in Vancouver
• CIFFA & FIATA members
• Bonded terminal in Canada for US origin cargo
• NVOCC status and FMC licensed in the USA
• Offices in Canada, USA and Mexico

 Contact us to learn more: sales@ray-mont.com | 1-888-933-4449

 

Seed CX Ltd.

Seed is an institutional trading platform that is currently awaiting regulatory approval from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to operate as a Swap Execution Facility.  We offer a global trading venue in swaps and options for ‘seed’ commodities. A ‘seed’ is an emerging agricultural commodity that is rapidly growing due to dramatic market restructuring, regulatory changes or societal paradigm shifts.  We are germinating the first seed with Industrial Hemp, which became legal to cultivate in the United States in 2016.  We are also developing products including USDA crop report binaries and organic swaps.  We are focused on risk mitigation purpose for agricultural end users and developing new speculative opportunities for traders. http://seedcx.com

 

SunOpta

SunOpta Inc. is a leading global company specializing in the sourcing, processing and packaging of natural, organic and specialty food products. Integrated from seed through packaged products and with a focus on strategically significant vertically integrated business models, we can deliver the best quality and value.  www.sunopta.com

 

SPONSORS