Where Leaders Meet

IFMA IFDA, and the NRA co-host this strategic conference for senior-level operators, distributors, and manufacturers. November 1-4, 2015 | Fairmont Scottsdale Princess | Scottsdale, AZ

Presidents Conference

This premier top-to-top conference attracts leaders from across the foodservice industry including senior-level operators, distributors, and manufacturers. This annual invite-only strategic forum features major research addressing compelling issues facing the foodservice supply chain. Sessions also feature highly interactive discussions to help attendees gain in-depth key learnings on critical issues. Numerous networking opportunities are also a hallmark of the conference providing important interaction for foodservice channel partners.

IFMA/IFDA Presidents Conference

Each year, IFMA presents their annual Distributor Awards at Presidents Conference. The awards acknowledge distributor leadership and overall excellence within the foodservice industry.

Attendees at this conference include senior leaders and decision-makers representing national and regional chains, distributors, and manufacturers, and top management at companies that help support the industry.

A few of the many program highlights include:
  • The 2015 Foodservice “State of the Industry” Report, presented by Presidents and CEOs of IFMA, NRA & IFDA
  • “Geopolitics and Impact on the Food System”, presented by Dr. George Friedman
  • “The Changing Consumer: A 360° View”, presented by Datassential 
  • “The Changing Operator Landscape”, presented by Technomic and a panel of leading chain operators

To see details about the 2015 IFMA/IFDA Presidents Conference at the IFMA website, click here.


Registration & Brochure

Registration Opens June 1

Mark your calendar to save on registering during our two week opening registration sale.


Hotel & Travel

October 14-16, 2013

Marriott World Center

This year's DSC takes place at the Marriott World Center in easy to reach sunny Orlando.