Prepared Foods' R&D Applications Seminar Chicago

August 1-2, 2017

The Westin Lombard
Lombard, IL

Who can present?

Presentations for the R&D Applications Seminar Chicago are now being accepted from ingredient suppliers, product development firms, software companies, testing labs, consultants, academic institutions and associations.

What kind of presentations?

The Seminar's continued success and credibility is highly dependent on the presenters who deliver educational, non-commercial, generic, practical, applications-oriented information to our bench-level R&D attendees.

The R&D Applications Seminar Chicago 2017 Agenda will be updated regularly as presentations/speakers are accepted. Please check back with us.

How many presentations can a company submit?

There is a limited inventory of seminar presentations. To guarantee a broad spectrum of topics, organizations will be limited to a maximum of two (2) presentations.

Presenters registration fee is at a discounted rate of $295.

Benefits of presenting

  • Educate your customers
  • Demonstrate your ingredient's applications
  • Engage potential customers in future projects
  • Share ideas
  • Connect with key decision makers
  • Presentations posted to and can be viewed online by thousands of formulators worldwide

Presentation Submission Process

Organizations interested in presenting at the R&D Applications Seminar Chicago must first submit a Presentation Outline.

The Presentation Outline will be automatically forwarded to the Advisory Board to provide a general description of your presentation. This allows the Advisory Board to evaluate the presentation(s) for suitability, topic duplication, and intelligently position your presentation in the proper seminar track.

Important Deadlines

March 3, 2017
Presentation Outline submission deadline

March 8, 2017
Advisory Board will notify presenters as to whether or not their presentation(s) have been accepted.

May 31, 2017
Payment due in full for Tabletop fee. Cost is $845 (net). On June 2nd, the space rental fee is $1045 (net). Rental fee does include 1 Seminar registration.

June 9, 2017
Tabletop confirmations and additional Expo information will be emailed.

June 23, 2017
Last day for refunds on Tabletop Exhibit Fees.

July 10, 2017
The special discounted rate of $139.00 plus tax per night at The Westin Lombard is subject to change.

July 14, 2017
PowerPoint presentation(s) are due to the Advisory Board.