Welcome to the 49th Annual Food Marketing Conference
More Creativity...More Productivity...More Engagement"
Carlos Gutierrez “Government, Business and the Economy” John S. Phillips "Convergence of the Digital & Physical Worlds" Kevin E. Kelley "The Dynamic Evolution of Retail, Culture and Place" J.K. Symancyk "Connecting with the Customer"
About the Conference Program
Now in its 49th year, the WMU Annual Food Marketing Conference brings leading industry speakers from around the country to Kalamazoo to share the latest developments in our industry. The conference is a non-profit event that supports scholarships and programs for unique educational experiences for our students. The conference attracts more than 500 industry guests from across the United States, raising more than $100,000. In addition to our industry guests, students, faculty and administrators from Western Michigan University are in attendance.