Four SNIC Pre-Conference Workshops Offer Multiple Choices to Extend Your Learning


Plan Now to Attend Pre-Conference Workshops on Saturday, January 20

Scholarships to attend SNA's 2018 School Nutrition Industry Conference

SNA’s School Nutrition Industry Conference (SNIC) joins together hundreds of school nutrition operators and industry representatives for three days of unparalleled learning and networking. Attendees of the 2018 conference will explore the theme, "Solving Your School Nutrition Puzzle."

In addition to hosting visionary thought leaders, provocative presentations, and a wide variety of innovative and industry-focused sessions on some of the most challenging issues in K-12 school foodservice, SNIC 2018 has planned these professionally impactful pre-conference sessions to complement and enhance the main program.

School Nutrition Specialist (SNS) Credentialing Preparation Course – New Pilot Course!
8:30 am-4:30 pm

Thinking about taking the SNS exam? Seize the opportunity to take this new course based on the SNS Exam Study Guide. Learn from subject matter experts what you need to know to prepare. Limited seating; lunch included.

The Breakfast in the Classroom Conundrum: Addressing Challenges From all Angles
10:00 am-12:00 pm

Brainstorm and develop solutions to challenges in all models of Breakfast in the Classroom service in this complimentary session. Best practice sharing will focus on sustainability, counting and claiming, marketing, technology needs, and reducing waste.
This session is made possible by the Partners for Breakfast in the Classroom and the School Nutrition Foundation.

Collaborative Purchasing 101
1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Understand the value of joining together in collaborative purchasing initiatives. Explore the pros, cons, and the law of three models: group purchasing organizations, member-operated cooperatives, and third party-administered cooperatives.

Procurement and the Administrative Review
2:00 pm-5:00 pm

An expert panel will guide you through the critical elements of the Administrative Review related to procurement requirements. Bring your questions!

Register by November 10 to save $50 off conference registration! Visit www.schoolnutrition.snic to learn more or download the conference brochure.

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