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The Top 10 Reasons to Attend reCONNECT 2020


You can bet that 2020 is poised to be a transformative year for food traceability, technology and safety. If you haven’t already, it’s time to join the conversation around transparency in the supply chain and ensure your company is implementing best practices with a first-in-class system like FoodLogiQ Connect

Look no further than reCONNECT 2020, FoodLogiQ’s third annual User Group Meeting in Raleigh, North Carolina! We’ve built an incredible program with speakers from companies like IPC/Subway, Whole Foods Market, Tyson Foods, sweetgreen, Compass Group, Avery Dennison and more, and we’re taking full advantage of the best the Research Triangle has to offer. Join us March 24 - March 26, 2020 in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Here are the Top 10 Highlights of our reCONNECT 2020 Program:

1. Hands-On Educational Programming

For the first time ever, we’re offering a series of user group trainings for customers and suppliers, plus an introduction to FoodLogiQ Connect for our special guests. Don’t miss sessions like Connect 101/201, account management best practices, reporting basics, and supplier management tips & tricks.

2. Industry Insights on Technology and Traceability

We may not have a crystal ball to see into the future, but we do have food industry insights, thanks to Lucelena Angarita of IPC/Subway and FoodLogiQ’s Julie McGill! Also, learn about tech-enabled supply chains and RFID technology from Sue Flake of Zebra Technologies and Julie Vargas of Avery Dennison.

3. Customer Stories 

We’re more excited than ever for reCONNECT Breakout Sessions led by food safety experts from some of the most innovative companies in the industry, including Compass Group, sweetgreen, Tyson Foods, and Red Lobster.

4. Round Robin Roundtables

The reCONNECT Round Robin Roundtables will provide a small group setting for deeper dives on the topics of supplier management and compliance, tracking and tracing your supplier chain, as well as recall preparedness and food safety program development – both nationally and internationally.

5. Dine Around Dinners in Raleigh, NC

Raleigh boasts some of the best restaurants in the Southeast! Enjoy a night out on FoodLogiQ while you network with other industry leaders.

6. Morning Run and Power Yoga

On the final day of reCONNECT 2020, attendees are invited to join our CMO Katy Jones for an exhilarating run. Certified yoga instructor (and FoodLogiQ Product Marketing Manager) Kirstin Meyerhoeffer will also be leading a special Power Yoga class.

7. Help Shape the Roadmap of FoodLogiQ Connect

Wednesday, March 26 consists of a full day of Customer programming! Attendees will have the opportunity to engage with FoodLogiQ leadership about the  longer-term roadmap for all of our products and get an update on the releases coming within the year.

8. Business Use Cases with Industry Leaders

Bryna Wortham and Victoria Goss of Whole Foods Market will give an incredible view into the inner-workings of strategic planning and goal measurement within the Quality Assurance arm of Whole Foods Market. Get an exclusive case study in Recall Management from Jasmine Hagan of First Watch Restaurants and FoodLogiQ’s Jared Burkholder.

9. Customer Success Implementation Awards

Join FoodLogiQ’s Customer Success team as we celebrate and reward FoodLogiQ Customers who have completed successful platform implementations since reCONNECT 2019!

10. 1×1 Customer Meetings

Collaboration is key within the food industry, and we’re proud to partner with you. Make your appointment for 1×1 time with a FoodLogiQ executive, your CS representative, or a member of our extended FoodLogiQ team. We look forward to speaking with you!

View the full reCONNECT agenda on our event website and learn about our favorite things to do in gorgeous Raleigh, NC! Request your reCONNECT 2020 pass here.

Posted by Katy Jones on Jan 20, 2020 3:40:42 PM