Never before has the Annual Meat Conference offered such a complete education and networking experience! In addition, there are close to five hours of exhibits showcasing the latest in new meat and poultry products and the products and services retailers need to increase their bottom line. Comprehensive education sessions include a variety of ways to explore the latest developments in meat retailing today. Gain tools, insights, inspiration and new ideas to differentiate your unique products and services, fortify your marketing ROI, increase sales and build customer loyalty.

Thank you to the Annual Meat Conference Planning Committee for their insight and hard work in developing this conference. Together, this team of highly respected professionals creates a robust education and networking program to meet the professional and educational needs of their industry peers and partners.

The Annual Meat Conference aims to satisfy your appetite for learning and professional growth and opens the door to fresh ideas and new perspectives. Join your colleagues in Nashville and hear the latest about consumer trends that can be readily applied to your business.

The Annual Meat Conference exhibit hall is the place to find and showcase innovative new meat products and solutions. In 2018, we anticipate more than 75 exhibiting companies will showcase their meat and poultry products, as well as state of the art technology, to more than 200 retailer representatives. This is only event dedicated to the retail segment of the meat and poultry industry.

Join us at the Gaylord Opryland, the epitome of modern Southern hospitality, where comfort and luxury combine to offer an unparalleled environment. Gaylord Opryland is a short 15-minute drive from Nashville's International Airport. Shuttle service and car service are available from the airport to the hotel.

Sponsors' financial and in-kind support are critical to the high quality of the educational program, the fun and excitement of the social events and the overall value of the conference program. To find out what sponsorship opportunities are available for the 2018 Annual Meat Conference, contact Eric Zito at (202) 587-4223 or


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