Overview

The IFDA Partners Executive Forum is the Who’s Who of Foodservice Distribution and will be held at the Westin Kierland Resort & Spa! 
 
The ever-evolving opportunities and challenges facing the foodservice distribution industry makes it even more important than ever to convene at the IFDA Partners Executive Forum to discuss critical issues with your trading partners, strengthen relationships, network with your peers, and establish a collaborative foundation for the upcoming year.

“IFDA PARTNERS IS ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT MEETINGS WE PARTICIPATE IN ANNUALLY, ALIGNING OUR GOALS WITH VALUED PARTNERS FOR THE COMING YEAR.” - MIKE SWEET, PRESIDENT, BEN E. KEITH

A HIGHLY PRODUCTIVE AND RETURN ON INVESTMENT FOCUSED EVENT

The Partners Executive Forum facilitates the meetings that will accelerate your business objectives. In three days, company teams may hold 30+ meetings to discuss goals, objectives, and strategies to improve your bottom line. IFDA is there every step of the way with tools and best practices insights to help you prepare and follow-up for maximum productivity and success.

PEF_10REASONSflyer_ART.pngFrom start to finish IFDA provides the tools, atmosphere and support distributors need to make the most of their time and investment in the Partners Executive Forum. The event schedule provides a variety of opportunities for networking in small and large group settings.

Click on the graphic on the right to learn more about the Top 10 Reasons to Attend Partners Executive Forum.

 

KEY DATES

  • Aug. 8          Distributor Company Registration
  • Oct. 7           “Scheduling Strategies & Forum Best Practices Webinar"
    Joint webinar for Distributors & Manufacturers
  • Oct. 19          Appointment Scheduling Opens @ 2:00 PM ET
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Agenda*

SUNDAY, JANUARY 29
12:00 – 6:00 PM        IFDA Registration & Information Desk Open
12:00 – 6:00 PM        IFDA Central Open
5:00 – 6:00 PM          MVP Platinum and Gold Event
6:00 – 8:00 PM          Sunday Night Reception
 
MONDAY, JANUARY 30
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM   IFDA Registration & Information Desk Open
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM   IFDA Central Open
8:00 AM – 4:50 PM   Business Meetings
5:00 – 6:00 PM          IFDA Happy Hour
6:15 – 8:30 PM          Chairman’s Dinner (by invitation only)
9:00 – 11:00 PM        Distributor Event
 
TUESDAY, JANUARY 31
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM   IFDA Registration & Information Desk Open
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM   IFDA Central Open
8:00 AM – 4:50 PM   Business Meetings
5:00 – 6:00 PM          IFDA Happy Hour
 
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM   IFDA Registration & Information Desk Open
7:00 AM – 5:00 PM   IFDA Central Open
8:00 AM – 4:50 PM   Business Meetings
12:00 – 6:00 PM        Food Bank Donations Drop-Off

*as of 8/5/22 but is subject to change

Registration

Distributor members register their COMPANY first, and must identify their Team Leader and Scheduler (these contacts may be changed at a later date if needed).  Team Member registration opens after the appointment scheduling is completed, and is included in the company registration fee.

Register Today!

Hotel & Destination

The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
6902 E Greenway Pkwy,
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

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