Sunday, January 26

12:00 noon - 7:00 p.m.
IFDA Central/Registration & Partner Key Pick-Up Desk Open

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
MVP Platinum & Gold MVP Event
(By Invitation Only)

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Sunday Night Meet before You Suite,  "A Night of Stars" Event
What do you get when you add great food, cocktails, good company, and a little friendly competition? A recipe for fun! Join us as we travel back to old Hollywood and sip and savor dishes from our foodservice stars - McCain Foodservice, Dianne's Fine Dessert, Kellogg’s Specialty Channels, Kerry, Highliner Foods, and Wayne Farms. NEW THIS YEAR - Attendees can vote on their favorite bite of the night.  The Winner will receive recognition and the “Best Bite” award for their respective station. Who will walk down the red carpet and accept this honor?


Monday, January 27

7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
IFDA Central & Registration Open​

8:00 a.m. - 4:50 p.m.
Partner Meetings
(50-minute meetings on the hour)

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
IFDA Happy Hour
Breeze into Aquifer65 and grab a quick snack and cocktail before heading out to dinner with colleagues.

6:15 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
IFDA Chairman's Dinner
(by invitation only)

Tuesday, January 28

7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
IFDA Central & Registration Open​

8:00 a.m. - 4:50 p.m.
Partner Meetings
(50-minute meetings on the hour)

5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
IFDA Cocktail Reception - A Palm Springs inspired festival
You have your very own VIP, all-access pass to our festival themed reception. Join your colleagues for fun, cocktails and creative creations for our own industry rock stars - Lamb Weston and Cargill. Attendees will once again be able to vote on the “best bite” of the night. Who will take the main stage to accept this honor and gain all the bragging rights?


Wednesday, January 29

7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Registration/Member Services/IFDA Central

7:45 a.m. - 4:35 p.m.
Partner Meetings
(35-minute meetings with 10-minute travel breaks)

5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
A Fond Farewell Happy Hour
Join us at The Pointe Say goodbye to PEF 2020