Make new connections and share ideas to reach solutions faster! Participate in hands-on demonstrations and application-based experiences during the Protein Basics Short Course. Participate in guided tours and exposure to the PPIC's capabilities and centers, such as the J.W. Warthesen Food Processing Plant (Pilot Plant), during the Protein Basics Short Course. Enjoy ample networking opportunities! During interactive protein sessions, access recent findings on research currently underway on alternative proteins, such as hemp, pea, and camelina. Stay up-to-date on the latest in novel and trendy plant proteins research! Converse firsthand with the Plant Protein Innovation Center's researchers! Interact with the graduate students behind the research and meet potential new hires! Meet professionals across the spectrum of disciplines, from breeding and genetics to processing to end use application. Engage in scientific discourse!