Kansas: Ag Commodity Futures Conference, Overland Park, April 5-6

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and the Center for Risk Management Education and Research at Kansas State University will jointly host, “Protecting America’s Agricultural Markets: An Agricultural Commodity Futures Conference,” on April 5 – 6, 2018, in Overland Park, Kansas.

This first-of-its-kind conference will include robust presentations and discussions on current macro-economic trends and issues affecting American agricultural futures markets and the importance of these markets for managing risk and protecting participants from manipulation, fraud, and other unlawful activities.‎

Dates: 1:00 p.m. Thursday, April 52:00 p.m. Friday, April 6

Location: Sheraton Overland Park Hotel at the Convention Center, 6100 College Boulevard, Overland Park, KS 66211

Registration: General registration is $200 per attendee ($250 after March 30) and includes meals and conference materials. Students can register for $20.

Hotel Accommodations: Conference Rate $109 plus tax per night. Deadline to reserve: April 5.

Reserve by phone: 866-837-4214 and mention CFTC group rate

Reserve room online.

To view the complete agenda and register visit here.


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