Introduction to the Oilseed Industry Training

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  NIOP’s 2020 Introduction to the Oilseed Industry Training Course 
May 12th and May 13th
in Chicago.

Registration  |  Hotel 


NIOP Introduction to the Oilseed Industry Training

The National Institute of Oilseed Products (NIOP) is proud to offer a one-day Introduction to the Oilseed Industry Training (simply select either May 12th or May 13th). Attendees can expect to gain a comprehensive understanding of the industry, trade rules and resources in our industry while given time to network.

NIOP Member Registration Fee: $200 per member

Please note that registration is limited to three attendees per member company, and course registration fees will be waived for new NIOP member companies’ attendees.

The registration fee covers all course materials, several meals and a complimentary copy of the NIOP Trading Rules.


Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Class Location:  2019 Location: Refinitiv/Thomson Reuters Conference Center, 311 S. Wacker Dr. #1200, Chicago, IL

Hotel Location: Residence Inn Chicago Downtown/Loop

Fees:  $200 per member attendee


Residence Inn Chicago Downtown/Loop

11 S LaSalle St, Chicago, IL 60603

Make reservations by calling 1-800-331-3131 or 312-223-8500
NIOP Room Rate: $259* plus tax or you may make your reservation by clicking here. 

*The Residence Inn provides a complimentary breakfast to their guests each morning of their stay.

Questions:  contact the NIOP Staff:


Thank you to the following members for U$ING their membership and attending the OIT in 2019!

Ag Processing Inc.

Archer Daniels Midland

Batory Foods

BNSF Railway

Cargill, Inc.

CHS Inc.

Conagra Brands, Inc.

Darling Ingredients, Inc.

Golden Agri-Resources USA, Inc.

Ingredion Incorporated


Logic Advisor

Montana Specialty Mills

Moving Parts L.L.C.

MPB Commodities Brokerage Inc.

Nexcel Natural Ingredients

Premium Peanut

Richardson Oilseed Limited

Stolthaven New Orleans

The Jacobsen Publishing Co.

Ventura Foods

Viterra Oilseed Processing


THANK YOU to the following industry leaders for giving of their time and expertise to make the INDUSTRY BETTER!

Derrick Augspurger with Bunge North America
Will Swanson with Cargill, Inc.
David Tillman with Stratas Foods, LLC
Brian Shultz with MPB Commodities Brokerage Inc.
Dennis Strayer, retired
Courtney Lawrenson with Ag Processing Inc.