Two and a half days of peer-to-peer connections, culinary and non-culinary inspiration, industry insights, and noteworthy solutions.
10:00am – 4:00pm

Vendor Fair Sponsor Setup

10:00am – 7:00pm

Registration and Information Desk

2:00pm – 2:45pm

General Session

Location: Archie M. Griffin-West
Creating a Fast, Casual Model - Start to Finish

Explore the key steps and best practices for developing a successful fast-casual model from the ground up, from defining your concept and menu to designing an efficient kitchen layout and implementing effective marketing strategies. This session will provide valuable insights and actionable tips to help you achieve your goals.


Director of Culinary
Piada Italian Street Food

3:00pm – 3:45pm

Workshops (Choose 1 of 3)

3:45pm – 4:15pm

Networking Break

4:15pm – 5:00pm

Workshops (Choose 1 of 3)

6:30pm – 8:30pm

Welcome Reception in Vendor Fair

Location: Archie M. Griffin-East