IAOM Western Canadian District 68th Annual Conference … June 15-17 … Saskatoon, SK

After a two-year COVID delay, the 68th Annual Conference of the Western Canadian District will be held on June 15-17 at the Alt Hotel in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

IAOM is devoted to the advancement of technology in the flour milling and cereal processing industries, and the annual conference provides an opportunity for professional development for our members.

The IOAM planning committee has arranged for speakers to discuss topics related both to technical milling and to related equipment. In addition, the annual business meeting will be held for the IAOM Western Canadian District.

  • Keynote speaker
    • Dr. Bob Tyler – Professor University of Saskatchewan – College of Agriculture & Bioresources
  • Technical speakers
    • Cordano Engineering - Ilario Cordano
    • 3DS Technologies - Travis Sachs - Scanning technology
    • Repco - Tom Reed
    • Northern Strands - Dana Taylor - Confined space entry related – bins/silos
    • Great West Manufacturing - Brooke Dessert
    • Gardner Denver - Denis Lemoing - Difference Between Screw and Lobe Type Blowers
    • Buhler - Ian Steele
    • IMAS North America - Diwaker Mokadam - New vibration dampening roller mill technology


Full Program: $170 CAD, $140 USD (before May 10)

Advance conference registration should be made by May 10 to take advantage of the reduced prices.

HOTEL: Alt Hotel 480 2nd Ave. South Saskatoon, SK S7K 5R4 1-639-398-0250 (for reservations)

A block of guest rooms has been reserved for the IAOM Conference at a special rate starting at $139.00 CAD per night (plus taxes) for the dates of Tuesday, June 14 thru Thursday, June 16.

To make reservations: Please call for reservations, and identify yourself as being with the IAOM group to receive the discounted room rates. The room rate is available until May 14. After that date, rooms may be available but the rate is not guaranteed.

GOLF: (Separate Registration if mailing in) Golfers will head to Dakota Dunes Golf Links for an 18-hole tournament on Wednesday, June 15. Fees include green fees, electric golf cart, breakfast and dinner. Golf club rentals are extra. PRE-REGISTRATION is required on the form provided. Check out the golf course at www.dakotadunes.ca.

Guests: Companions are invited to join the conference group at the Wednesday and Thursday evening events. Please register your guest online from the link above, or on the downloadable form. The cost of the Thursday night banquet includes the Opening Reception on Wednesday night.

Source: IAOM