International floriculture expo

United fresh mkt expo

Smart food expo

United fresh tec expo

Global cold chain expo

JUNE 25-27, 2018 | CHICAGO

SmartFood Expo™ Luncheon and Conference

The SmartFood Luncheon and Conference is designed specifically designed specifically for today’s health-savvy food providers and creators who are looking to jump start their business models and programs with innovative ideas, concepts and lessons from the future!

Monday, June 25 | Noon – 5:00 pm
McCormick Place Convention Center


  • Noon – 1:15 pm                      Luncheon and Opening Keynote
  • 1:30 – 2:15 pm                        General Session
  • 2:15 – 3:00 pm                        General Session
  • 3:00 – 3:30 pm                        Snack Break
  • 3:30 – 4:15 pm                        General Session
  • 4:15 – 5:00 pm                        Closing General Session
  • 5:00 – 5:45 pm                        Post-Conference Happy Hour


This year, enjoy intermission with a Snack Break where exhibitors will be displaying their most innovative and creative grab-n-go and snacking solutions for you to sample and discover.

Key conference topics include:

  • Healthy food trends
  • Case studies of successful brands
  • Retail insights
  • Packaging updates in healthy food


To attend this event, register for the Conference Package where one ticket affords you access to all co-located education, including the  United FreshMKT Conference, Global Cold Chain ConferenceInternational Floriculture Conference and United United FreshTEC Conference – all taking place concurrently on Monday, June 25.

Finally, join your peers and colleagues from all of Monday’s education conferences for a networking opportunity during the Post-Conference Happy Hour taking place immediately outside the conference rooms.




Thank you 2017 Sponsors