Welcome to #NACEEXP17Join us July 16-19, 2017, at the Marriott Marquis in Houston, Texas. You’ll find education at every turn during this experiential, in-person event, including innovative meal presentations, award winning national keynote speakers, and specialized education that focuses on catering, events and business operations.
Online registration is closed, but come see us on site at the registration desk to purchase tickets! Full pricing details available here.
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What YOU can expect at #NACEEXP17The Experience Conference is the only major industry conference that serves everyone in the catering and events industry. Experience highlights include:
- Design Experience - a one-of-a-kind, interactive demonstration of the latest trends and design tips.
- Culinary Experience - a gastronomic experience in culinary and catering trends, innovative ingredients, and food plating and presentation trends.
- Industry Summit and Chapter Awards - industry leaders will come together to address topics affecting your business. Event security, food waste management, human resources and more will be addressed during this general session.
- Interactive Marketplace – attend education breakout sessions, exchange ideas in the hot topic room and visit with vendors showcasing the latest and greatest.
- Inspiring Educational Breakouts - led by industry thought leaders, our line up of inspiring speakers challenges caterers and #eventprofs to elevate their skills, and bring their ideas to life.
The 2017 NACE Experience Conference Welcome Video
Ideas and Inspiration! The 2017 NACE Experience conference will challenge you to dig deep into your creative soul, bring ideas to life and discover the best tools and solutions to help you become the ultimate catering and/or event professional.