2019 seminars + demonstrations

Attendees of the 2019 Mid-America Restaurant Expo have full access to our dynamic exhibit hall, where more than 350 booths and displays will be showcasing their equipment and sharing their edibles. But for no extra charge, they also have full access to an incredible lineup of 50 educational and business-building seminars.

Expo programming will focus on the innovation, technology and trends transforming the foodservice industry.

The Mid-America Restaurant Expo is always seeking thought leaders and industry experts to be speakers. Participation at the Expo can provide exposure to thousands of foodservice professionals from throughout the Midwest.

To be considered as an Expo speaker, please complete the 2019 SPEAKER RFP FORM. Questions? Please contact Bradie Berry at 877-265-7469 or bberry@ohiorestaurant.org

 

Sunday, January 13, 2019

8:00 a.m.

Attendee Registration Opens

Hall B

9:00 a.m.

Pizza Pizzazz Competition

Competition Area

10:00 a.m.

Show Floor Opens

 

12:30 p.m.

Keynote Address: Celebrity Chef Michael Symon

Demo Stage

3:30 p.m.

Pizza Pizzazz Awards

Competition Area

5:00 p.m.

Show Floor Closes

 

5:00 p.m.

ORA Industry Awards Celebration

B 131


Monday, January 14, 2019

8:00 a.m.

Attendee Registration Opens

Hall B

9:00 a.m.

CONNECT at the Expo Networking Breakfast

B 131

10:00 a.m.

Show Floor Opens

 

10:00 a.m.

Expo Burger Battle

Competition Area

2:00 p.m.

Burger Battle Awards

Competition Area

4:00 p.m.

Show Floor Closes

 

#MAREXPO has been fantastic! I can't believe all the great people we've met and the connections we've made.

Scott Sofer, Bickford Flavors

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