The 62nd annual conference of the Western Canadian district of the IAOM will be held at the Sheraton Cavalier Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, on September 10-12, 2014. Address is 612 Spadina Cres., Saskatoon, Sask S7K 3G9; 1-(306) 652-6770.
You can also sign up for this conference on the IAOM online store.
Wednesday, September 10
Breakfast at the golf course – 8:30 – 10:00
Golf tournament – Moon Lake Golf & Country Club – 10:00 (should end by 4:00pm) – separate registration required. See brochure.
Open registration 6:30 to 7:30, conference foyer at the Sheraton Cavalier South Room
Opening reception – 7:00pm (hors d’voeuvres, mini casino and auction). The event will end at 10:00.
Thursday, September 11
8:00 AM Registration (Top Foyer) – Breakfast on your Own
8:45 AM On-Time Award Sponsored by: Government of Saskatchewan
8:45 AM Opening Remarks: Rob Braaten – District Chairman, Ardent Mills
8:50 AM Opening Remarks: Welcome and Update on International IAOM Activities Presented by: Damon Sidles, IAOM President, Miller Milling Company; Melinda Farris, IAOM Executive Vice President
9:00 AM Keynote Address: Welcome & Opening Remarks, Government of
Saskatchewan – Welcome to Saskatchewan – We Value Your Contribution
9:10 AM Progress of 2014 Western Canadian Wheat Crop and Initial Indications of Quality and Availability Presented by: Dr. Rex Newkirk, Canadian International Grains Institute
9:30 AM Conveyor Belts Presented by: Chris Marchant, Veyance Technologies Inc.
Exclusive Manufacturers of Good Year Engineering Products
9:50 AM Buhler Sortex Optical Sorter Use in Western Canadian Wheat Presented by: Wayde Squires, Can-Seed Equipment Ltd.
10:10 AM Coffee Break Sponsored by: Government of Saskatchewan
10:20 AM On-Time Award Sponsored by: Government of Saskatchewan
10:25 AM Activating Safety Leadership through Communication Presented by: Levi Burton, Ardent Mills
10:45 AM New Equipment Buhler Scope Presented by: Karl Ledergerber, Buhler Group
11:05 AM Dust Collection: Improving Process with More Efficient Filters Presented by: Zeke Babcock, Donaldson Torit
11:25 AM High Angle Conveyors Presented by: Steve Hurley, Joy Global
11:45 AM Lunch Sponsored by: Buhler Group
1:00 PM On-Time Award Sponsored by: Saskatchewan Government
1:05 PM Blower application, pneumatic conveying and ways to save money thru proper maintenance Presented by: Bill Byrnes, Blower Engineering
1:25 PM Ferkar Mill: “Whole grain flour” Presented by: Darryl Tateishi, DT Grain Processing Systems, Inc.
1:45 PM “What’s New at Fawema’ Presented by: Henning Von der Wroge, Fawema
2:05 PM Coffee Break Sponsored by: Saskatchewan Government
2:15 PM Increasing your returns through a check-weighing program Presented by: Chris Heming, MD Packaging Inc.
2:35 PM Kice New VJH Series Airlock Presented by: Lonnie Glen, Kice Industries
2:55 PM Saskatchewan programs to accelerate value adding within the Province presented by: Ms Penny McCall, Saskatchewan Agriculture Value Added Unit
3:10 PM Business Meeting – IAOM Western Canadian Members Only
Kelly O’Brien – District Director
Allen Doherty – District Secretary & Treasurer
3:45 PM End of Formal Program / Meeting
6:00 – 7:00 PM Pre-Banquet Reception
7:00 – 10:00 PM Deluxe Dinner Buffet, Wine, & Dessert
Entertainment to follow by Clinton James – The Master of Deception
Door Prize Sponsored by: Tundra Mechanical & Millwright
Wine Sponsored by: Whitelaw Machinery
Wine Glasses Sponsored by: Wedlock Paper Converters
Banquet Sponsored by: Hood Packaging Corp
8:30 – 9:30 AM Breakfast at Sheraton Cavalier – Scarlet Restaurant in Hotel
9:45 AM Meet in Hotel Lobby to carpool to Western Development Museum for a guided tour
11:45 AM Depart Western Development Museum for shopping and lunch at Saskatoon Berry Barn
12:00 – 1:00 PM Lunch at Saskatoon Berry Barn
1:15 PM Depart Saskatoon Barry Barn for shopping at Midtown Plaza to finish off the day
4:00 PM Return to Hotel
Companion Program Sponsored by: Caravan Corbion Ingredients
Friday, September 12
8:00 – 9:00 AM Companion & Delegate Joint Breakfast Sponsored by: Satake Canada Presentation by: Bob Trask CIM and Brent Misener CFP, Raymond James Ltd – TM Financial Group, New Realities and New Solutions in Financial Planning
9:15 AM Depart for Industry Tour – Car Pool
9:45 AM – 11:15 AM Tour: New- Life Mills – Box 419 Clavet, SK S0K 0Y0
Lunch is being served following the tour
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P & H Milling Group
1st Exe. Chairperson
Hood Packaging Corporation