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GEAPS Releases Exchange Education Schedule

Published: Jan 20, 2022 by Leslie Casner

GEAPS Releases Exchange Education Schedule

Shawn Ellis Will Deliver Keynote Address

MINNEAPOLIS, January 20, 2022 – The Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) is pleased to announce the full educational schedule for GEAPS Exchange March 26-29 in Kansas City, MO. The full schedule, which features more than 45 hours of great educational content is available online.

Attendees will be able to learn from industry experts, interact with the new Innovation Stations, ask questions and truly learn from these sessions. This education lineup was designed to help keep workers safe, improve efficiency and product quality and inspire innovation.

“The Education Committee is excited about offering excellent educational opportunities for Exchange 2022 attendees,” said Randy Bowman, EPC vice chair. “Each year we look to bring in new and relevant topics with speakers that are experts in their area.  And this year’s program is very strong.”

Shawn Ellis is first GEAPS Exchange Keynote Speaker

For the first time in nearly 100 years of GEAPS members gathering for GEAPS Exchange, we are bringing in a keynote speaker to kick off the education sessions.

“Beyond Resilience: Making a Shift from Surviving to Thriving” will surely resonate with you whether you’re a seasoned pro, mid-career or a student working toward a future in agriculture.

For more than 20 years, Ellis has been working to help leaders, teams and organizations not only survive—but thrive—in the midst of change and challenges. He uses science-backed tools and techniques designed to provide immediate, lasting relief from stress.


The Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) is an international professional association of grain handling and processing professionals. GEAPS addresses the industry’s critical grain handling, storage and processing operations needs by providing networking, professional development programs and access to a global marketplace of industry suppliers. GEAPS’ global network includes more than 2,200 individual members from about 1,050 companies. Join our network today!


Jessica Foster
Communications Manager