The biggest and best show in the grain industry!


With nearly 40 hours of education, you’re sure to learn new ways to improve operations at your facility.


The Expo is the best place to find grain handling and processing operations solutions all in one place.


The Exchange is a great place to build your professional network!

Exhibit at GEAPS Exchange 2020

No Problem Too Big Or Too Small

Whether you have major problem to solve or are looking to make small improvements, GEAPS Exchange will connect you with the people and the products you need.

With over 400 exhibitors at the show, the Expo Hall will feature tons of options. You can walk the show floor and take part in training pods. See new equipment and learn how it can help at your plant.

Beyond the Expo, you can take advantage of different education formats to build the skills of you and your team. Exchange opens and closes with workshops, and the Idea Exchange highlights new products.

Education Hours


Daily Highlights


Welcome Mixer
Get-Acquainted Party


Idea Exchange
Student Day
Expo Hall Grand Opening


Education Sessions
Expo Hall
Grain Entrapment Rescue Demo


Education Sessions & Expo Hall
Closing Workshop
President’s Reception and Banquet


Post-Conference Tour


We’ve Been Connecting the Industry For Over 90 Years

For over 90 years, GEAPS Exchange has been connecting the grain industry with leading education, ways to find solutions and networking opportunities.

Beyond the Expo and education, our social events bring back attendees back year-after-year. Be sure not to miss an opportunity to make new connections.

Don’t miss an event!

Register for the full conference.

What Others Are Saying About GEAPS Exchange

“Exchange offers everyone the opportunity to learn, network and enjoy the company of others within the industry.”


Global Product Manager, Tuthill Transfer Systems

“One of my high points was getting to talk to vendors face-to-face. Exchange is usually my only chance of the year to shake their hands.”


Elevator Superintendent, Bunge

“Social events like this gives everyone time away from the expo and it’s a great way to introduce yourself to new people without any pressure.”


National Sales Manager, 4B

Learn More About The Conference

Have a question about Exchange? Check out the most common questions about Exchange below.  If you don’t see your question listed, feel free to send us an email and we’ll be sure to get you an answer.

What is GEAPS Exchange?

GEAPS Exchange is an annual International Technical Conference and Exposition.

Each year thousands of attendees gather at the conference to learn about the latest topics affecting the industry and explore innovative new products and services in the Expo Hall. The location of the Exchange changes from year to year.

Last year in New Orleans, Louisiana the Exchange drew more than 2,700 attendees from 19 countries, hosting 407 exhibitors in 290,000 square feet of exhibit space.

Who attends GEAPS Exchange?

Attendees come from all aspects of the grain industry, including suppliers and those in the grain handling and processing industry.

Operations professionals include those directly engaged in grain handling, feed, milling and processing operations.

Suppliers represent businesses or organizations that supply equipment, products or services to the grain handling, feed, milling and processing industries.

The annual conference also draws safety professionals, government officials and academia related to the industry. It is also an excellent opportunity for students seeking degrees related to grain handling, milling, feed and processing industries to make connections in the industry.

When and where are future Exchanges?

GEAPS Exchange 2020: Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 21-24

GEAPS Exchange 2021: Columbus, Ohio, February 20-23

GEAPS Exchange 2022: Kansas City, Missouri, March 26-29

GEAPS Exchange 2023: Kansas City, Missouri, February 25-28

GEAPS Exchange 2024: Kansas City, Missouri, February 24-27

How do I register?

Registration for GEAPS Exchange 2020 will open Fall 2019 and will remain open until the conference ends.

Registering before February 20, 2020 will get you the best rates. You may register online or by mailing in a registration form. Payments may be made by credit card or check. Attendees and booth workers all need to register.

I received an email or phone call to book a room. Is it spam?

Unfortunately, we have received reports of hotel scams. We do not call people offering hotel deals. Any emails you receive will have official GEAPS branding, as well as the logo of our housing management company, Experient.

For your safety, please only book through our housing link found on our hotel information page. If you receive a suspicious call or other communication please feel free to contact the GEAPS office at (763) 999-4300 for guidance on its validity.