Entries by Melinda

Virtual Product Showcase

One of the highlights of the IAOM Annual Conference is the five Product Showcase presentations on the Expo floor. Over the past few years, this event has grown to over 125 participants where attendees can see the latest in milling innovations and new services. We won’t let the COVID-19 pandemic stop this valuable offering! The […]

How to build a career in grain milling…

Cowley College and IAOM are teaming up to provide an informational webinar about the Milling Technician certificate program. The webinar will review the requirements for enrollment and introduce a new option of the program for those who are already working in the industry. Conducted via Zoom, it will be answer questions for high school students, […]

Strategies for Cultural Competence in Milling

If you missed the webinar live, take some time to listen to the insight and strategies Dr. Zelia Wiley, Kansas State University, shared with the milling community. She highlighted the importance of finding sponsors and mentors to help navigate the sometimes difficult terrain minorities find in the milling industry. Catch the entire webinar on demand […]

What’s happening in Portland?

It’s been called the City of Roses, the City of Bridges, Rip City, Portlandia and Beervana. As this wealth of nicknames suggests, Portland has much to offer. From food carts and farm-to-cone ice cream to breweries and books, Portland has something for everyone. With so much to see and do, it’s hard to know where […]

Share in Denver

In just 40 weeks IAOM will be hosting its 123rd Annual Conference & Expo in Denver, Colorado. We’re looking for volunteers to share their expertise and knowledge of all things milling during the two days of educational programming. You can be a part of helping millers around the world improve their efficiencies and enhance their […]

Engagement Time

All of the IAOM districts and regions are busy putting final touches on upcoming meeting plans. These local meetings give you the perfect chance to take a quick break from your regular duties at the mill and explore trends, innovations and hot topics – especially those in your part of the world. The meetings will […]

IAOM at FFA Convention

We were at the 90th Annual Kansas FFA Association Convention on May 30 promoting the milling science industry. Hundreds of FFA members from across Kansas were at the Kansas State Alumni Center in Manhattan, Kansas, for the event. We visited with around 150 FFAers during the expo – sophomores to seniors, recent graduates and high […]

All wrapped up in Atlanta

The 122nd Annual IAOM Conference & Expo in Atlanta, Georgia is wrapped up and put away, but memories of the event live on. All photos of the event are now available in the IAOM photo gallery on Flickr. Past year’s conference photos can also be accessed at this site. Feedback from attendees is always an […]

Knowledge Exchange in Atlanta

Changes are in the wind for this year’s educational sessions at the 122nd Annual IAOM Annual Conference & Expo, and it’s all in response to feedback from membership. Not only have sessions been shifted to the afternoon to allow for more time in the Expo, a number of panel discussions have been included in this […]