Conferences & Tradeshows

Upcoming Events and Conferences


For chefs, cooks, owners and just about anyone who wants to make cuisine the main event, The Art of Catering Food will help you learn trends and techniques used by successful chefs throughout the industry. Learn from experts and peers during three days of culinary-intensive sessions.

Develop new menu items for every occasion! Breakfast, lunch, dinner, hors d'ouevres, desserts and more.

Dig deep into ingredients. Sessions examine individual menu and recipe components.

Improve your margins. Learn effective pricing strategies to lower your food costs that will more than cover the cost of attending.

Save the date: August 15-17 in Washington DC! 

Learn more and view the details for this year's exciting program!

The ultimate conference and tradeshow for the catering and event industry is heading to New Orleans for the 25th anniversary! Save the date for this inspiring event where you'll discover tried and true business techniques, catering and event-tested ideas, new products and services, and ways to network with thousands of peers from around the world.

Exhibitors, learn more about the exciting opportunities available in 2017 and book your booth today. See you in New Orleans!

Can't wait for registration to open for CS2017? Get on the list to be contacted as soon as information is available for education, events, hotel and more! Click here to get on the early interest list and click here to get more info about hotel accommodations once they are available.


Attendee Handouts Site
Gain access to powerpoints, recipes, and handouts from the Catersource and Event Solutions Conference & Tradeshow, and The Art of Catering Food conferences in the attendee handouts site. Refer to your CSES2016 attendee emails for login information and click here to access presentation materials >

Note: For conferences prior to 2016, refer to this link to access presentation materials. You'll need your registration number for the associated show in order to access. Click here to access now >

On Demand Webcast Library
Experience the education at a past event with our online webcast library. Presentation audio and visuals are synced and available 24/7 to give you a valuable learning resource from the Conference. Click here to learn more >

Members of the media are invited to learn more about our conferences and tradeshows. Click here to learn more >

Current and Past Events