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cmdtyExchange 2020

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Venue SIX10

610 South Michigan Avenue

Chicago, IL 60605

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New technologies and data sets are changing the landscape of today's commodity markets. What does tomorrow hold? Find out at cmdtyExchange.

If you would like to sponsor cmdtyExchange or participate in the Exhibit Hall, please contact Colleen Sheeren at events@barchart.com or 312-283-2375.




May 4, 2020

  • 2:00 - 4:00pm | Client Boat Tour of Chicago (details to be announced in 2020)

  • 4:00 - 6:00pm | Opening Reception at Barchart's HQ

May 5, 2020 at Venue SIX10

  • 8:00am - 9:00am | Registration & Breakfast

  • 9:00am - 9:45am | Panel #1: Grain Market Perspectives from a Market Analyst, Producer, Merchandiser and Broker
    Each will bring their own unique perspective on the grain markets to an engaging on-stage discussion on market drivers, fundamentals and the impact of technology


  • 9:45am - 10:00am | Innovation in Ag Presentation

  • 10:00am - 10:30am | One-on-One Onstage Conversation

  • 10:30am - 11:00am | Coffee Break and Networking

  • 11:00am - 11:45am | Panel #2: Ethanol - Politics, Policy and Profitability
    In this panel, we will explore how the renewable fuels standard (RFS), production and blending subsidies, and other government policies impact the profitability of ethanol production. We will also take a look at how trade policy, including China tariffs, impact our agricultural export markets and global crop prices, and therefore the cost of core feedstocks for ethanol production. Finally, we will hear how some producers are using data science initiatives to drive higher profitability.


  • 11:45am - 12:00pm | Innovation in Ag Presentation

  • 12:00pm - 1:00pm | Lunch and Networking in the Exhibit Hall

  • 1:00pm - 1:15pm | Innovation in Ag Presentation

  • 1:15pm - 2:00pm | Panel #3: Weather Data - Current Conditions and Extended Outlook
    Our panelists discuss how weather is being used today to inform grain market participants decision framework by providing perspectives throughout the value chain. With advanced intelligence and tools around weather changing day-to-day, what do the panelists see on the horizon and what is already starting to be adopted? How can market participants use this data to make better decisions around basis conditions, futures pricing, and how does that inform their buying/selling strategy?

  • 2:00pm - 2:15pm | Innovation in Ag Presentation

  • 2:15pm - 2:45pm | One-on-One Onstage Conversation

  • 2:45pm - 3:00pm | Break

  • 3:00pm - 3:15pm | Innovation in Ag Presentation

  • 3:15pm - 4:00pm | Panel #4: Trends and Challenges for Food and Agriculture|
    From politics to technology, there are many challenges that food manufacturers must wade through. This panel will explore some of the challenge’s procurement faces from AI influence on futures and the divergence from cash, to the U.S. and China’s cold war over IP tech dominance and the outcomes for U.S. agriculture, and how agricultural technology is improving yield and sustainability.

  • 4:00pm - 6:00pm | Cocktail Reception and Networking in the Exhibit Hall


May 6, 2020

  • 9:00am - 11:00am | cmdty Redefined & Breakfast (Invite Only) at DePaul University Loop Campus
    Join Barchart's Head of Commodities Michael Browne and Chief Technology Officer Chris Harrison for an exclusive look at the data, analytics and tools behind Barchart's cmdty product line. From our patent pending county-based grain and weather indexes and physical grain platform, to in-depth commodity statistics and how to leverage the cutting edge cmdtyView platform.

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