SNIC 2016 Registration is Open: Build Practical Solutions for Your School Nutrition Program!


Are you looking for a high-level meeting experience with collaborative activities that challenge you? At SNA’s School Nutrition Industry Conference (SNIC), January 17-19, 2016, in San Diego you can expect three days of learning dedicated to the cooperation between school nutrition operators and their industry partners to create a healthy and positive environment for the students they serve year-round.

The theme Building Practical Solutions for School Nutrition will focus on addressing challenges and finding solutions for K-12 foodservice professionals with a major emphasis on looking to the future of the business of school nutrition. SNIC 2016 will provide you with the “blueprints” you need to design and build a successful school nutrition program and enhance your current business practices. Take a look at what you can expect at SNIC 2016.

  • SNIC’s keynote speakers are recognized experts in their fields. Kick off the conference with Futurist Christian Crews who will help map out the future of our business. Keynote speaker Curt Steinhorst will focus on how our multigenerational teams can work better together. And USDA Deputy Under Secretary, Dr. Katie Wilson, SNS will provide the latest updates on federal regulations.
  • Uncover your personal strengths as a leader with insights from a leadership development expert.
  • This year’s bonus education session features a renowned speaker on business ethics, Wendy Patrick, who will help you understand the ethical lens you use in decision-making. The session will also cover the prescriptive regulations which govern procurement for school foodservice and help you avoid costly pitfalls!
  • By popular demand, small group educational sessions will provide opportunities to discuss Administrative Review preparation, child nutrition regulatory updates, social media to market your program, procurement best practices and much more.
  • Plus, discover the latest food, beverage, service and equipment offerings at the new Innovative Solution Sessions and Tabletop Displays. Industry representatives will walk you through new products, solutions and innovations.

SNIC 2016 will ensure that you leave sunny San Diego well equipped with new ideas, creative solutions and the enthusiasm to enhance your professional life well after this conference. To register and to learn more, visit Register soon—the early bird deadline is November 6, 2015.

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