Presidents Conference

Nov 1

Presidents Conference is the place "Where Leaders Meet." IFMA, NRA and IFDA come together to co-host this premier, top-to-top forum for senior-level operators, distributors and manufacturers. The annual invite-only strategic forum features major research on key supply-chain issues, deep dive discussions to help attendees gain in-depth key learnings on critical issues and networking opportunities for foodservice channel partners.

Who Attends:

  • Senior leaders and decision-makers representing national and regional chains, distributors and manufacturers
  • Top management at companies that help support the industry
  • Ambitious up-and-coming leaders throughout the industry

2015 Conference and Agenda Highlights



2015 Sponsorship Opportunities

Presidents Conference attracts a robust range of chain operators and distributors—an audience that gives you, your brand and your products maximum exposure to qualified decision makers. Learn more about 2015 sponsorship opportunities.

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Highlights from 2014 Presidents Conference

Click on the following links to learn more about the high-quality content that was presented at last year's conference.

2014 Intro Video

2014 Pre-conference Brochure

2014 Executive Summary Series

What attendees say about Presidents Conference:

"We enjoyed the education, social events and most of all, the networking. We had great conversations with numerous manufacturers on how we can work together to better serve our customers." - Ken Toong, Executive Director, Auxiliary Enterprises, University of Massachusetts Amherst and 2013 IFMA Silver Plate winner

Distributor Awards 
The Distributor Awards are presented each year at Presidents Conference. The awards acknowledge distributor leadership and overall excellence within the foodservice industry. 



Members-Only & Operator Event

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
7575 East Princess Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85255-5802