If improving your business and team building are part of your New Year’s resolutions, then don’t miss the biggest event in the catering and events industry - all happening next month in Las Vegas! The Catersource and Event Solutions Conference & Tradeshow CSES2016 is being held March 13-16, 2016, at The Mirage and the Las Vegas Convention Center. Register today at catersource.com.

Cover More Ground with Your Team

Get the most out of CSES2016—a vibrant marketplace of exhibitors and sponsors—by attending it with your colleagues. Each class, event, and speaking session offers you the opportunity to capture new ideas to bring back to your business. As a team, you can divide and conquer, and bring home more ideas! Just one idea has the potential to help you earn thousands in new business over the coming years. Take advantage of TEAM PRICING on All Access and Conference & Tradeshow packages, and you’ll be amazed at how there’s truly something for everyone at CSES2016. Don’t miss this opportunity!

Increase Everyone’s Knowledge

Is your business up to speed on the latest trends, skills and new technologies? In our ever-changing industry, there’s always something new to learn. Stay ahead of the competition and soak up as much knowledge as possible through a robust program of world-class Conference sessions, an extensive Tradeshow floor, and exciting events and activities. Brand new stages allow you to focus on education that suits your needs and interests.

Featured Speakers

Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just getting into the industry, the CSES2016 speaker lineup will help you discover techniques, ideas and advice that will keep your business ahead of the rest. More than 40 speakers have been chosen specifically to ignite your passion for your company, inspire your thoughts and ideas, and cause you to interact in new and better ways with potential clients—and your peers. Join us for an exciting presentation from celebrity personalities, David Beahm David Beahm Experiences, Simon Majumdar The Food Network, Doug Lipp Disney University, the Too Hot Tamales The Food Network, and many more!

Ignite Your Curiosity at the Tradeshow

Tuesday, March 15 , 11:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday, March 16 , 10:00 am-3:30 pm at the Las Vegas Convention Center

Having coworkers along helps to truly experience all that the Tradeshow has to offer, including interactive demos and products from global exhibitors. Nowhere else will you have this much exposure to the latest gadgets, services and trends in the industry. Meet with vendors and discover new suppliers who can help your business reach the next level.

Packed with more than 400 exhibitor booths, you’ll explore trending foods, inventive techniques and new services that will inspire you to truly differentiate and stay ahead of your competition. You’re guaranteed to walk away with hundreds of ideas!

The Tradeshow floor will help get your competitive juices flowing with one of the many exciting contests—like the Diced Culinary Competition, the Rapid Recipe Challenge, the Out Of The Box Lunch Contest, the Tablescape Contest or the AFR Design Challenge. There are also several education stages that will spark your creativity, tingle your taste buds, and deepen your understanding of business operations. And be sure to check out one of the three lounges if you need to take a break, regroup, re-energize or share ideas with others.

Interact with Industry Peers

Making connections is a big part of being successful in this business, and CSES2016 offers the best venue for you to do just that. Everywhere you turn gives you an opportunity to network and learn from those around you. Bring extra business cards to exchange; you’ll walk away with connections that will propel you in your business and last for years to come.

Check out the
Optional Events

The optional events at the 2016 Conference take the learning out of the classroom and put ideas and trends into action! All optional events are included in the All Access Package.

SUNDAY
CORT Welcome Reception
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm , The Mirage , Included

MONDAY
Leadership Lunch, Making A Living & Retaining Your Sanity In Special Events
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm , The Mirage , $79

The 5 @ Tao,
An Elemental Monday Night Event


8:00 pm - 12:00 am , Tao Nightclub , $179

TUESDAY
POPalooza! Industry Awards Celebration
10:00 am-10:30 am

Champagne Brunch Reception
10:30 am-12:00 pm , Awards
The Mirage , $49

WEDNESDAY
Taste of Technology Breakfast
8:00 am - 10:00 am , The Mirage , $79