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Top 5 Reasons to Attend the RCA Conference

Haley Carson • Jan 29, 2020

Top 5 Reasons to Join Us in the Golden State

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Stay at the Hard Rock Hotel: Embrace your inner culinary rock star and stay with us in the heart of San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter. With everything taking place in the Hard Rock (outside of the Culinology® Expo), it's not only ideal for the conference, but close to numerous food hot spots and top San Diego sights.
Mix and Mingle: Join hundreds of food professionals from around the world at our many networking events. Check out who’s attending!
Culinology® Expo: View, test and taste the future of food at the Culinology® Expo, featuring more than 130 exhibitorsThe Expo has become the venue to promoting and launching new and innovative products.  
Thrilling Competitions*: Watch culinary innovators live right on the Expo floor! Learn new sustainability ideas at the Evolution of Food Waste Product Development, or find the next up-and-coming chef at the Student Culinology® Competition.
Want to enter a competition? Hurry! Submissions are due for the Professional Culinology® Competition and the Culinology® Cocktail Competition by this Friday
Inspiring Spotlight Presentations: We are thrilled to welcome a range of successful and influential food professionals to the stage from companies like Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen, Griffith Foods, Inc. and Modernist Cuisine.
*The Student Culinology® Competition is sponsored by International Flavors & Fragrances. The Evolution of Food Waste Product Development Competition is sponsored by Griffith Foods, Inc. The Professional Culinology® Competition is sponsored by ADM, Florida Food Products, International Flavors & Fragrances, Kerry Foods. The Cocktail Competition is sponsored by Flavor Dynamics, Inc.