Atlanta Foodservice Expo

Buffet Canteens

September 17-18, 2018

Cobb Galleria Centre

ATLANTA, GA

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Schedule At A Glance

Exhibit Hall Hours    

Monday, September 18, 2017

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Exhibit Hall Hours

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Show Me The Money: Financing Alternatives for Restaurants - Presentation Given in Spanish
Location: Room 103

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
The Threes E's of Sustainability
 Location: Room 105

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Culinary Demo: Tacos with World Flavors
Location: Exhibit Hall

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lights, Camera, Cook! 
Location: Room 106

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Show Me The Money: Financing Alternatives for Restaurants - Presentation Given in English
Location: Room 103

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Culinary Demo:A Twist on Traditional Kosher Food - Salmon Gefilte Fish
Location: Exhibit Hall

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Work Opportunity Tax Credits (WOTC) and Staffing
Location: Room 105

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
More Than Food Photos: Instagram for The Food Industry
Location: Room 106

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Culinary Demo:Brazilian Pancakes: Not Your Breakfast Cake
Location: Exhibit Hall

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Proven Menu Engineering Techniques
Location: Room 103

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Databases are Your Friend
Location: Room 105

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Culinary Demo: Cajun vs Creole - NOT the Same Thing!
Location: Exhibit Hall

2:00 PM -  3:00 PM
Back to School: How to Utilize Interns in Your Foodservice Business 
Location: Room 106

2:30 PM -  3:30 PM
Breaking the Stigma: Building Better Relationships with Technology 
Location: Room: 103

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Culinary Demo:Gluten Free Candies
Location: Exhibit Hall

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
It's Time to Drive Sales
Location: Room 105

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
How to Add Catering to Your Food Service Business
Location: Room 106

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Culinary Demo: Here’s the Rub
Location: Exhibit Hall

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sour Beer: Taking Over the Universe (again)
Location: Room 103

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
GRA Chairman's Reception
Off-site: The Georgian Club 
100 Galleria Pkwy SE #1700, Atlanta, GA 30339​

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
You Don't Have to Start From Scratch - What it takes to Buy an Existing Restaurant
Location: Room 103

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Develop Your Super Hero Digital Chef Personal Brand 
Location: Room 105

11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Culinary Demo: Transforming the Humble Veggie - Baby Stuffed Eggplant
Location: Exhibit Hall

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Talk Saves Life: Suicide Prevention
Location: Room 106

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Fact vs. Myth - A Restaurateur's Guide to Surviving a Health Inspection
Location: Room 103

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Culinary Demo: Mirror Glaze Cakes
Location: Exhibit Hall

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Work for the Government
Location: Room 105

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Develop The Right Hospitality Management Team
Location: Room 106

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Culinary Demo: Hors d'Oeuvres to Be Proud Of
Location: Exhibit Hall

1:00 PM -  2:00 PM
Get Found - Local SEO for Restaurants
Location: Room 103

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Wine Trends to Watch to Help Improve Your Bottom Line
Location: Room 105

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Culinary Demo: The Art of Making Fresh Mozzarella
Location: Exhibit Hall

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Ask an Expert
Location: Room 106

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
My Biggest Mistake 
Location: Room 103

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Culinary Demo: Morocco On A Plate
Location: Exhibit Hall

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lessons Learned: Catering Best Practices
Location: Room 105

 

Supported By

  • Georgia Restaurant Association
  • Georgia Hotel & Lodging Association
  • Alabama Restaurant & Hospitality Alliance
  • American Culinary Federation
  • SBDC
  • Restaurant Informer