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Education Sessions and Speakers



As our industry changes, we continue seeking out resources, ideas and perspectives that reimagine the future of foodservice. We are carefully curating an education program featuring an array of expert-led sessions and two deep-dive workshops, all designed to give you forward-looking insights, perspectives and strategies that facilitate growth. Explore our educational offerings below by type, track or speaker and click to learn more.

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All Sessions

Discover new possibilities in foodservice and learn strategies for success from peers and experts.

Featured Sessions

Get insights from industry icons, celebrated figures and innovative thinkers on today’s hottest foodservice topics.

Workshops

Take a deep dive into two of today’s biggest topics: ghost kitchens & virtual brands, and foodservice technology.

Live Demos

Get inspired by celebrated chefs and beverage experts as they demonstrate their techniques and share their stories.

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Explore Speakers

Preview some of our speakers here and view the full list in The Show To Go.


Alexis
Ohanian

Co-Founder of Reddit and Founder of Seven Seven Six

Starr
Marcello

Deputy Dean, MBA Programs, University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Jose
Cil

CEO, Restaurant Brands International

Damian
Hanft

Vice President, Culture & Brand Ambassador, Inspire Brands

James
Pogue

President & CEO, JP Enterprises

Ana
Maria Rodriguez

Chief Food Innovation & Quality Officer, Pizza Hut International

Carin
Stutz

President & CEO, Native Foods

Kelli
Valade

Incoming President & CEO, Denny's

Chip
Wade

President, Union Square Hospitality Group

Jill
Waite

Chief Human Resources Officer, Portillo's

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