Please Mark Your Calendars! Registration Opens late August!

We are excited to announce the dates and location for FSMA's 2019 Top2Top-NexGen Conference!

Our conference will take place on January 15-17th at the beautiful and historic Wigwam resort in Phoenix, AZ.

Plan on starting 2019 off with a bang!  The Conference theme is Top2Top: Today's Business, Tomorrow's Leaders

We are building a brand new event, combining the best of past Top2Tops with exciting new programs and features. Here's a small list of some of the planned changes:

  • smoother flow with less downtime and specific tracks for a more focused agenda
  • Educational content focused on educating and training the next generation of leaders
  • New registration options
  • Enhanced, fun networking opportunities like you've never seen before
  • Top notch speakers and topics with something for everyone
We are looking forward to sharing more details with you soon. In the meantime if you'd like to learn more, email FSMA President Rick Abraham or call 410-491-7857


 Innovation Escape is a unique event designed for manufacturers to showcase innovative new products and menu ideas to emerging and regional chain operator customers. Unlike food shows, Innovation Escape affords operators and manufacturers the opportunity to engage in productive dialogue in a fun and relaxed setting.

Click here to see photos showing what Innovation Escape looks like in action.

Operators receive a complimentary invitation that includes a one night stay for two, culinary learning events, dinner and a choice of networking activity. Participating manufacturers pay a registration fee and participate in culinary learning events and an afternoon product showcase called Bistro Cafe, Manufacturers can also participate in Innovation Station, a unique demonstration kitchen for operators.

Innovation Escape is a regional event. Dates and locations will be announced soon.

QUESTIONS: Email Rick or call 410-491-7857