Foodservice Conference Track

Foodservice companies are leveraging standards-based business processes to fuel transformation — ultimately catering to the connected consumer. Drive information transparency and operational efficiencies by sharing complete and accurate product data, including images, ingredients, allergens, and nutritionals. And surge ahead in the race for brand recognition and customer satisfaction. 

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Join us at GS1 Connect 2018 to rev up your knowledge:
  • Accelerate your adaptability to the digital world
  • Tune up your traceability processes to enhance consumer confidence
  • Diagnose challenges and opportunities in using product data to power sales and streamline operations 

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Register before the Early Bird ends on March 30, 2018 to save 15%!

Foodservice Track Topics

  • What it Takes to Implement and Maintain a Successful GDSN Program
  • Executive Views on Catering to the Consumer
  • Accelerating Growth in the Digital World
  • Defining Quality Marketing Data: A Shared Perspective
  • How to Generate Content to Address Data Quality / Regulatory Compliance
  • Beyond Traceability: Benefits of GS1-128 Barcodes and ASN Implementation
  • Actionable Insights: Take Conference Learning Back Home

Cross-Industry Topics

  • Blockchain: Applying the Technology for Business Transformation
  • Accelerate Your Business Processes with Quality Data
  • GS1 US Joint Open Industry Meeting: Applying Industry Insights to Everyday Business Process Challenges

If your organization is also conducting business in the retail grocery channel, see what topics the Retail Grocery Track has to offer.

GS1 Connect 2017 Trading Partner Roundtables

Trading Partner Roundtables

An opportunity to meet face-to-face with your trading partners in an informal setting. Discuss best practices and business processes that help drive efficiency in your shared supply chain. Stay tuned for more information about what companies are joining our 2018 lineup.

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GS1 Connect 2017 Trading Partner Roundtables


  • Meet with over 45 Exhibitors.
  • "Ask the Experts" in 1:1 sessions
  • Visit the GS1 US Industry Zones 
  • Attend the Networking Event
  • Meet with GS1 US Member Support
  • Visit Experience Zones and Demos


GS1 Connect 2017 How to Do Business With...

How to Do Business With...

These sessions give suppliers the opportunity to learn about business process requirements and initiative updates directly from their customers in these informative sessions delivered by industry leaders. Stay tuned for more information about the 2018 session lineup.

See who hosted sessions in 2017.

GS1 Connect 2017 How to Do Business With...

GS1 US University

Explore beginner to advanced pre-conference educational opportunities and post-conference certificate courses and workshops. 

View 2018 GS1 US University Offerings at GS1 Connect.

GS1 Connect 2017 How to Do Business With...

Co-located Events

Make the most out of your travel budget with pre-conference industry meetings. 

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Industry Community Advisory Board Members

  • Debbie Bower, DOT Foods
  • Regan VanTassel, Ecolab, Inc.
  • Ardetha H. Bradley, Georgia-Pacific Corporation
  • David Leppert, Pepsico, Inc.
  • Ingryd Hernandez, US Foods

Check out the complete list of all GS1 Connect 2018 Community Advisory Board (CAB) Members

Register before the Early Bird ends on March 30, 2018 to save 15%!