2019 GEAPS Leadership Conference Highlights

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 Conference will host a tabletop tradeshow to encourage networking and continuation of sharing industry knowledge through sharing services and products. 

GEAPS Leadership Conference Education


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, embracing front line leaders or leading through change, you will find what you’re looking for when you join us in Portland.  

Also join us for a Leadership Panel built specifically for you to ask questions and learn from top leaders in the industry!

GEAPS Leadership Conference Supplier Showcase


Network and visit with vendors at the Supplier Showcase. A tabletop tradeshow geared toward a more intimate experience to network with suppliers in the grain industry.

GEAPS Leadership Sponsorship


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

GEAPS Columbia River Golf Tournament

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 the conference!

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Don’t Forget to Book Your Hotel Room!

A Portland Riverfront Resort-Like Hotel

GEAPS Leadership Conference events and lodging are conveniently located at Holiday Inn Portland – Columbia Riverfront.
Don’t worry about a commute; simply walk from your room to the conference!

Book by May 29, 2023 to get the best rates!