Innovative Solution Sessions & Tabletop Displays

Engage in meaningful dialogue with top industry professionals at three one-hour Innovative Solution Sessions on Sunday, January 13 and Monday, January 14. This is an opportunity for industry members to showcase products to key decision makers, share more about the solutions they provide and obtain valuable feedback. Simultaneously, operators will be introduced to relevant products on the market today; in multiple categories: food, beverage, supplies, services, technology and equipment.

Innovative Solution Sessions will serve as an opportunity for operators to let their industry partners know more about the unique needs of their individual programs. Check this page in the coming weeks for a list of companies scheduled to participate in the Innovative Solution Sessions at SNIC 2019.

Networking Lunch & Tabletop Displays

On Monday, January 14, enjoy lunch with your peers and then mingle and network while visiting tabletop displays placed around the room. Operators will have the opportunity to view a variety of displays to pinpoint the latest goods and technology to help their school foodservice program be its best. Industry representatives from participating organizations will join operators for lunch and then showcase their products, meet and answer questions, obtain feedback about their product or service and generate quality leads.

Industry Partners

Innovation Solution Session Application
Tabletop Display Application

Are you an industry representative looking to gain some insight into the school market or showcase a product or service in development or recently introduced? If so, you won’t want to miss this opportunity to engage with key decision-makers in school nutrition. Innovative Solution Sessions and the Tabletop Displays are the perfect setting for you to engage in meaningful conversations with directors.

Innovative Solution Sessions

The Innovative Solution Sessions allow fifteen (15) organizations to present a 60-minute session. These sessions will encourage face-to-face discussions with industry representatives and operators to exchange ideas, concerns and solutions to everyday issues in the cafeteria. Industry will provide operators invaluable information to enhance success in their school lunchrooms opportunity and may introduce the most innovative products and services on the market. Each session will take place in a private room for up to 40-50 top operators. Audio visual will be provided, but presenter is responsible for bringing their laptop. Sessions will be held on Sunday, January 13, and Monday, January 14.

Tabletop Displays

Be one of fifty (50) Tabletop Displays at the networking luncheon on Monday, January 14. Participating organizations will have an opportunity to showcase their product, meet with directors, obtain feedback about their product or service and generate quality leads! First, enjoy your lunch with your peers and then network with your future customers at your company’s exhibit.

Each company will have a six (6 ft.) table with two chairs where you can display literature and/or pre-packaged items relating to your new product or service. No cooked food items are allowed to be showcased during this time period. SNA is providing food and beverages for the luncheon. Participation in this event will allow you to reach all the directors attending the conference. The Networking Lunch & Tabletop Displays will be held on Monday, January 14.

Industry representatives reserving an Innovative Solution Session and/or a Tabletop Display must register for the conference.

Full member registration: $890
One-day member registration for participants: $525

Spaces will be sold on a first come, first served basis. Applications will be available online Wednesday, September 5, 2018.

Innovative Solution Session: $3,650
Tabletop Display: $2,350
Purchase both and save: $5,650

For questions, contact SNA Exhibits Sales Manager Crystal Harper-Pierre at; (301) 686-3140 or SNA Business Development Manager Nicolette Daleske at; (301) 686-3073.

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