Schedule

Schedule At A Glance

The schedules below are your guides to all conference and tradeshow activities. Choose the header that correlates with your desired conference program to view the chosen itinerary for your CS2017 experience. Complete session descriptions and event details will be released in the coming weeks.

*Schedule subject to change

Check out the available education sessions in our Session Scheduler! We're always adding more, so check back often for the most up-to-date schedule.

Catersource Conference Schedule

Attendees who have chosen the Catersource Connect, Conference & Tradeshow, and Day Passes will follow the below schedule throughout the conference.

SUNDAY

7:00am - 6:00pm          Registration

8:00am - 11:30am        Education sessions

11:30am - 12:45pm      Lunch Break

12:45pm - 5:30pm        Education sessions

6:00pm - 7:00pm          Network Reception

MONDAY

8:00am - 6:00pm         Registration

8:30am - 11:30am       Education sessions

11:30am - 1:45pm       Creole Luncheon Experience (SOLD OUT!) and Lunch Break

12:45pm - 5:30pm       Education sessions

8:00pm - Midnight        Monday Night Party (optional event)

TUESDAY

7:30am - 5:00pm         Registration

9:15am - 11:45am       Education sessions

11:00am - 5:00pm       Tradeshow Open

WEDNESDAY

7:30am - 3:00pm         Registration

8:00am - 10:00am       Taste of Technology Breakfast (optional event)

8:00am - 12:30pm       All Things Corporate Drop Off Catering Workshop (optional event)

9:30am - 3:00pm         Tradeshow Open

3:15pm - 4:30pm         Closing Session

4:30pm - 6:00pm         Industry Awards Celebration (optional event)

The Art of Catering Food Schedule

Art of Catering Food Package attendees will follow this schedule. Education sessions will be consecutively viewed as a group, no need to mix and match sessions, you'll attend them all! Optional events may be purchased at an additional expense.

SUNDAY

7:00am - 6:00pm          Registration

8:15am - 12:15pm        Education Sessions

12:15pm - 1:15pm        Lunch Break

1:15pm - 5:30pm          Education sessions

6:00pm - 7:00pm          Network Reception

MONDAY

8:00am - 6:00pm         Registration

8:30am - 12:30pm       Education sessions

12:30pm - 1:30pm       Provided Lunch

1:30pm - 5:00pm         Education sessions

8:00pm - Midnight        Monday Night Party (optional event)

TUESDAY

7:30am - 5:00pm         Registration

9:15am - 11:45am       Education sessions

11:00am - 5:00pm       Tradeshow Open

WEDNESDAY

7:30am - 3:00pm         Registration

8:00am - 10:00am       Taste of Technology Breakfast (optional event)

9:30am - 3:00pm         Tradeshow Open

3:15pm - 4:30pm         Closing Session

4:30pm - 6:00pm         Industry Awards Celebration (optional event)

No matter what stage of business you’re in, there is something for everyone at Catersource 2017. From culinary techniques to event design to business principles for all levels, you’ll discover ideas that will keep you turning a profit for years to come.

Excited? Intrigued? Take a look at some of the sessions we have in store for you at CS2017, as well as the schedule of special activities, optional events, tradeshow contests and more.

Give Back

Giving back is very important to us at Catersource, and we have partnered with multiple charities for this year's show, including Second Harvest Food Bank, SEARCH Foundation and Event Pros Take Action (EPTA). Want to get involved? Donate today to some of our favorite charities.