At a glance



The verdict is in: Pulses 23 was officially one of the best ever GPC conventions. But don’t just take our word for it! We’ve been gathering feedback from attendees, who gave rave reviews. "I have been participating since 2007 and by far this was the best one. Congratulations,” said one delegate. "One of the finest experiences so far, and probably the best GPC event ever attended," shared another.

Bringing together key industry players from across the globe, Pulses 23 marked a worldwide gathering for the industry in beautiful Sydney, Australia. A winning combination of keynote speakers, information-packed panels and a host of networking opportunities, GPC’s annual convention upheld its reputation as an unmissable event for the pulses industry. Get a snapshot of the three day event with our curated selection of photos below or access the entire album via our Flickr. Want to catch up on all the insights from the commodity panels? Download the presentations here (exclusively for members).

All photos: Agustina Roasio 

Spectacular speakers

It wouldn’t be a GPC convention without fascinating talks from a range of speakers spanning the entire industry. From an in-depth look at macro economics wih Rabobank to Indian consumer affairs, there was so much to take in.

Rohit Kumar Singh: Secretary, Department of Consumer Affairs India

Ben Picton: Senior Macro Strategist, Rabobank

Gordon Bacon: former CEO, Pulse Canada, Canadian Special Crops Associaion


Networking in style 

From speed networking mornings to a fabulous tour of Sydney harbor and an unforgettable casino night, Pulses 23 delegates got to connect in style. 

Winning big at the Gala Dinner casino night

A group photo at the Gala Dinner, Sydney Cricket Ground

All smiles on the boat trip around Sydney Harbor 

Posing onboard the Jackson


Commodity panels

Pulses 23 delegates gathered each day to hear from a range of expert speakers in the pulse-specific sessions, gaining exclusive insights into key markets. 

The White Beans panel

The Colored & Speckled Beans panel

The Red Lentils panel


Inaugural industry awards

At Pulses 23, GPC announced the winners of its first-ever industry awards: the Golden Chickpea Innovation Award and the Green Pea Sustainability Leadership Award. For the full lowdown on the awards, check out this piece.

 

Paul Newnham receives the Green Pea on behalf of Beans is How, with GPC President Vijay Iyengar and former President Cindy Brown