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2018 Technical Conference

The American Bakers Association (ABA) is pleased to announce that the 2018 Technical Conference – the largest conference designed specifically for cookie, cracker and baking manufacturing professionals – will be held in Indianapolis, Indiana, October 28-31, 2018 located at the Hyatt Regency Indianapolis.

This conference serves as an annual platform to exchange ideas around the manufacturing industry – technology, production and managerial best practices. Through this unique experience we unify industry professionals to engage in in-depth educational discussions regarding the latest developments in manufacturing solutions in preventive controls, maintenance, quality, audit procedures, in-plant safety and sanitation standards, and optimizing plant floor operations to establish manufacturing excellence.

The Technical Conference brings together baker and supplier professionals around the world to give the most useful and up-to-date technical information available. Join us so you too can harness the power of this conference and engage though interactive experiences, hands-on workshops, keynotes, and conference presentations from Industry experts.

Conference Key Features Include:  

  • General Session covering the yearly outlook on the State of the Industry
  • Hands-on Training Workshop
  • NEW this Year! Think Tank – Interactive audience experience
  • Jam packed Educational Breakout Sessions – focusing on production, technology, management and sustainability issues
  • Topics and sessions addressing core technological subject matter and prominent consumer issues that are essential for industry professionals
  • Expert panels
  • Tabletop Exhibit
  • First Year Attendees Breakfast
  • Product Display – Manufacturers around the world send in their tasty treats for all attendees to enjoy
  • Opportunities for business-to-business networking, meeting industry leaders and connecting with peers
  • Motivational Speaker
  • Industry insight for professional growth and career advancement

The Technical Conference is going on 93 years strong and is considered the gold standard for workforce education, industry processes and operational solutions!  

Mark your calendar and join us for this one of a kind education & networking opportunity.

Hotel & Conference Registration coming soon.

Conference Dates: October 28-31, 2018
Location: Hyatt Regency Indianapolis
1 S Capitol Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46204