About Cereals & Grains 23​


Cereals & Grains 23 is the Cereals & Grains Association's annual meeting, where nearly 300 experts from academia, government, and industry converge to delve into the latest trends and research on cereal grain science. This year’s meeting will take place in Schaumburg, Illinois, U.S.A., from October 18 – 20. ​ The meeting theme, Protecting Our Agronomic Future: From Field to Families, explores ensuring access to safe, nutritious, and sustainable food sources for families worldwide.​​​

​The work we do is vital in safeguarding the agronomic future of families worldwide and ensures sustainable and safe food sources for generations to come. 

​​When You Join U​s in Schaumburg, Illinois, This October, You'll:​


​Why Attend Cereals & Grains 23?

Dive into an Interactive and Engaging Program

Explore a variety of interactive sessions and gain insights from speakers, panelists, and attendees. Gain knowledge and expertise from leaders in our field and take away strategies you can apply in your professional or academic endeavors.

Impactful Programming


Make Meaningful Connections​​

Consistently rated one of the most valuable aspects of our annual meeting by past attendees, you’ll connect with like-minded professionals, researchers, and industry leaders through both scheduled social events and casual opportunities. Develop valuable relationships through the networking format that suits you the best – and create connections that can support your professional endeavors now and in the future. 

​​Networking Opportunities        See Who Attends

Gain Insights to Stay Informed​​

Meet broad and diverse cereal grain science experts from all over the world and discover new research and innovative solutions to your agronomic challenges in one place in just 2.5 days! Explore the latest trends, developments, and best practices in the field of grains and legumes through interactive sessions offering the latest scientific advancements and over 100 poster and oral presentations featuring new and​​ timely research.

Expert Speakers​       Discover Research

Cereals & Grains 23 Brings Value to You and Your Employer!​

While the cost of Cereals & Grains 23 is directly correlated to the knowledge and insight you will gain as an attendee, we recognize you might need to substantiate the value of attending. Share these reasons with your employer and see if they’ll support your attendance this year in Schaumburg, Illinois!

Takeaways from the meeting can enable your on-the-job performance to help you achieve larger organizational goals and objectives. 


Tell your organization about Cereals & Grains 23 today!​​​