2022 Educational Restaurant Technology Seminar

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Our 2022 Educational Restaurant Technology Seminar will provide Arizona’s restaurant industry with with resources on how to utilize technology without losing the human connection that this industry is known for by guests.

This half-day conference will provide approachable and manageable tech solutions as inflation, workforce, and supply chain issues create new challenges for restaurant operators.

Join the Arizona Restaurant Association and your industry peers for a half-day of expert-led panels and educational sessions that will provide high-value education on today’s biggest topic: restaurant technology and how it can help streamline operations and aid in increasing productivity in our current industry climate.


This half-day of learning will dive deep into strategies, solutions, and resources, allowing you to network directly with experts and industry peers to solve restaurants’ biggest challenges and provide powerful ideas that can immediately be implemented in restaurant operations.

Date: Tuesday, August 23
Location: Republic National Distributing Company
402 S 54th Pl, Phoenix, AZ 85034


8:00am – Registration & Coffee

9:00am – 12:00pm – Topic Programming, including:

Speakers, Panel Discussion & Lightening Talk Presentations

12:00 – 1:00pm – Light Lunch & Networking

Speakers Include:

Brennan Duckett, Director of Technology & Innovation Policy, National Restaurant Association
Mike Stevens, Shamrock Foods
Tad Peelen, Joe’s Real BBQ
Kevin Love
, POS Specialist, Heartland Payment Systems
Caitlin Riemensnider Sr. Labor Management Implementation Specialist, Dolce by SpotOn
Kevin Bach, CPA, Henry + Horne
Andrea Sadler
, Senior Director, Broker Salees, Teladoc Health
Lauren Ozanich, Senior Manager of Broker Sales, Teladoc Health

More speakers and details to come..

Are you a vendor looking to sponsor or join the event?

Exhibitors will have the ability to connect with industry leaders throughout the day with their company and resourceful solutions on display in their booth space! We will also host a limited amount of Lighting Talk sessions for exhibitors to address the attendees and a networking and a strolling lunch hour at the conclusion of the programming.

Exhibitor Registration:

Lightning Talk Presentation & Booth Space: $1,000
Booth Space: $500

Reach out to for more information and opportunities!