PBPC2024: Circular Solutions explored the innovations, business models, and policies influencing the entire lifecycle of plant-based products in the promotion of a more circular economy. 

  • DAY 1 - April 8
  • DAY 2 - April 9
  • Day 3 - April 10

Monday, April 8

10:00 AM-1:00 PM

Registration Open

12:30-12:45 PM

Bus Departure for Cargill / NatureWorks Tour
Buses will depart from front of hotel

1:30-4:00 PM

Cargill / Natureworks Facility Tour

Join us for a tour of the Blair, NE Bio-Refining Campus where Cargill and NatureWorks will host a site tour and history overview. Come see how agricultural products processed by Cargill are turned into value-added downstream chemical and biomaterial products including a stop at NatureWorks’ Ingeo™️ PLA manufacturing facility.

4:00-4:15 PM

Bus Departure to PBPC Networking Reception
Buses will depart from front of hotel

4:30-6:00 PM

Networking & Welcome Reception

Location: Buss Farm, 2834 Austin Ave, Modale, IA

Join us for an off-site Welcome Reception to hear from feedstock providers, PBPC Board Members, and other stakeholders in the plant-based products space! Transportation to and from the Omaha Marriott Downtown will be provided. The dress code is casual and comfortable shoes are recommended.

6:00 PM

Bus Departure to Omaha Downtown Marriott