Detmold / DE. (agf) The Starch Convention is an international conference of the Association of Cereal Research Association – in cooperation with the Max Rubner Institute, Detmold – organized for more than 60 years. Target groups of the conference are representatives of the starch industry, the machinery / equipment manufacturing as well as research and consulting. Approximately 200 participants from home and abroad can learn to one and a half day of technical applications, starch structures and their characteristics as well as fundamentals (sometimes in parallel sessions). The Starch Convention, this year taking place on April 09 and 10, accompanies a machine and product exhibition. Directly before the Starch Convention the Association presented the European Bioethanol Technology Meeting. Program and registration form for the Convention 2014 is available here.