Conference Details

We are so excited to welcome you to GEAPS first in-person leadership conference since 2019! Formerly known as GLEAN, GEAPS Leadership Conference is a two day deep dive into all things leadership—with a bit of fun to round things out.  

The conference, scheduled for June 14-15 in Portland, Oregon, will feature a robust education focus, social events and—of course—networking!  Also, for the first time, the Leadership Conference will host a tabletop tradeshow to encourage networking and continuation of sharing industry knowledge through sharing services and products. 


With a theme of “Building Leadership Excellence” you are sure to gain valuable, noticeable skills at GEAPS Leadership Conference. Whether you are striving to manage conflict, work across generations or build a safety culture, you will find what you’re looking for when you join us in Portland.  


Network and visit with vendors at the Supplier Showcase. A table top tradeshow geared toward a more intimate experience to network with suppliers in the grain industry. Check out the lineup of vendors here.


Sponsor at the leadership conference to gain additional brand recognition and support the GEAPS Leadership Conference. Choose from four sponsor packages that best match your marketing goals.  

Golf Tournament

How About Some Golf While You’re There?  

GEAPS Columbia River chapter is looking forward to welcoming GEAPS members from all over the country and invites leadership conference attendees to participate in their annual golf tournament adjacent to the conference. The annual event is always a favorite and promises to be even better with all of you there!  

The tournament will begin at 1:30 p.m. June 15. It’s a short drive from your hotel!