Get Inspired at NxT
Pronounced 'next' (Access included in all registration passes)
Hospitality as we know it has changed forever. In its place is an exciting, innovative and disruptive future…and you can discover it for yourself inside NxT (Pronounced 'Next').
Located in an exclusive area on the expo floor, NxT showcases all the latest food and drink creations, trends and innovations in an immersive environment.
New Experiences include:
The NxT Stage is Full of Excitement!
Take a seat and jot down notes from Power Talks, watch Award Ceremonies, and more!
NxT Stage Schedule for Tuesday, March 28 - Wednesday, March 29
- How Can You Turn Quality Draft Beers Into Liquid Gold? Peter Camps, Global Draught Master & Brewmaster, Heineken
- Celebrating Culture through the Lens of Cuisine, Community, and Craft. Dale Davidson, Owner/Operator, Umana Yana
- Myth Busted: The Truth About Electrified Kitchens. Chris Galarza, Founder, Owner, Chef, Forward Dining Solutions
- Industry Excellence Awards Ceremony!
- Bar Talk Podcast Live! Andy Driscoll, Host, BarTalk; Dan Mahoney, Bar Manager, Stats Bar & Grill; Karl Hein, Owner/Operator, New World Tavern/ Tolson’s Tap & Tavern
- Tea Tycoons Award Winners Announced!
Non Alc Chill Zone
New Expo Hall experience located insdie NxT.
Customers are quickly discovering new non alcoholic beverages as an exciting addition to their lifestyles, as they become more focused on health and moderation. In fact, forecasts anticipate the non alcoholic beverage segment will exceed $30b over the next 2-3 years alone!
Experience the fastest growing trend in the beverage industry today at the Non Alc Chill Zone - an inspirational and interactive experience designed with owners, operators, and bartenders in mind.
- Sample the latest and most innovative beverages to hit the market
- Learn from suppliers on how to grab a stake of this new revenue now
- Discover how offering alcohol free beverages accelerates your ability to generate more revenue per customer
- Relax from the busy expo floor and recharge yourself and your tech
All beverages are complimentary and included with any registration pass!