SPECIAL MESSAGE Like you, the US Rice Producers Association has been closely monitoring the daily developments of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) with regards to the Rice Market & Technology Convention, May 19-21 in Panama. We are in frequent contact with the federal government of Panama, the U.S. Embassy in Panama and the U.S. Department of State. These developments change almost on a daily basis. We will continue to assess the situation and make a decision in early April regarding postponement and re-scheduling. We sincerely appreciate your support of this conference over the years. Any comment or concern you may have please email info@usriceproducers.com

Known as the most widely attended conference in the Western Hemisphere, the Rice Market & Technology Convention is meeting in Panama – home of the 7th Wonder of the Modern World – the Panama Canal!

On May 19th, the largest and most diverse group of rice industry professionals will gather at the Hard Rock Hotel Megapolis in Panama City, to network, collaborate and discuss the hot topics in the rice world.  Renowned speakers from all over the world along with Sponsors and Exhibitors showcasing the latest technology and services are gearing up to bring attendees fresh content and information.  Attendees will have many opportunities to network one on one during scheduled coffee breaks, extended luncheons, and much more. With simultaneous translation services in both general and breakout sessions, attendees will have every opportunity to learn from all our speakers.