SNAC International’s Educational and Networking Events are essential to its mission of supporting industry growth through dynamic relevance. SNAC International’s online trainings provide members with critical information instantly, while annual meetings allow industry leaders to collaborate on key issues and challenges facing their businesses. All SNAC International events are inclusive of snack manufacturers, suppliers, marketers and industry partners allowing members to network and build relationships with their customers, prospects, and peers. Click below to learn more about a specific event.

Legislative Summit: June 6-7, 2023

Washington, D.C. Washington, DC

SNAC Members Engage & Educate Washington, DC on Industry Priorities The Legislative Summit is SNAC International's annual opportunity for members to visit Washington to meet with Members of Congress to […]

Excellence in Marketing with Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management: July 17-19, 2023

Virtual Learning Program

As part of SNAC’s ongoing efforts to provide professional development opportunities to our members, we are pleased to once again partner with Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University to bring you Elevating Marketing Excellence in Changing Times—a fully immersive, virtual program showcasing the next generation of marketing knowledge, skills and capabilities that will have the most impact on your organization’s success. Based off attendee feedback, this year’s program will focus on new perspectives of marketing, visual communication, and the power of prediction to drive business results.

Executive Leadership Forum: October 15-17, 2023

Colorado Springs, CO 1 Lake Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO

The Executive Leadership Forum (ELF) is the snack industry’s exclusive annual event for premier education, insights, and networking opportunities for senior executives. Amid a supply chain crisis and radically transformed workforce landscape, snack makers continue to innovate and evolve to meet the needs of their consumers, the environment, and their employees. Join fellow industry leaders to navigate, adapt and emerge stronger toward the road ahead.

Emerging Leaders Program: November 7-9, 2023

Washington, D.C. Washington, DC

Snack Industry Rising Stars Connect at SNAC's Emerging Leaders Program SNAC International’s Emerging Leaders Program led by faculty from the prestigious Georgetown University, is designed to equip your rising stars […]

SNX2024: April 14-16, 2024

Hyatt Regency Dallas, TX 300 Reunion Boulevard, Dallas, TX

SNX – the snack industry’s main education and networking forum – brings hundreds of snack producers and suppliers together for three days of insightful discussions, in-depth business meetings, discovery, and fun.

Attendees can network informally in the Experience Zone, a kiosk-style show where people visit informally at booths highlighting each step of the snack development process. The Zone features a Sustainable Packaging Showcase, a Name That Flavor: Creation Station, and a Virtual Reality Lounge. The new format also features Supplier Suites, where suppliers and snack producers can hold private, uninterrupted business meetings.

SNAXPO25 | March 30 – April 1, 2025

Orange County Convention Center 9800 International Drive, Orlando, FL

SNAXPO is the premier full equipment sourcing expo where you’ll discover state-of-the-art processing, innovative packaging solutions and ingredients, seasonings, and flavors that will help you reach the next level of […]

Past Events

WEBINAR: Snack Startups Scale at Snaxpo

Featuring Monica Watrous, Managing Editor, Food Entrepreneur and Brandon Partridge, Consultant, SNAC International  Wednesday, December 14, 2022  |  2:00 – 3:00PM ET REGISTER Whether you’re just starting to produce snacks […]

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SNAXPO Exhibitor Webinar: How to Maximize Your Experience

We’re 6 weeks out and thrilled for what’s to come for SNAXPO 2023!  Participation numbers are strong and we have much to share. Please join us for a SNAXPO Exhibitor […]

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Webinar: What’s Happening in DC with Mike Torrey

Now that the 118th Congress is sworn in and Congressional leaders are getting to work in Washington, DC, SNAC members are invited to join an Election Update webinar on Wednesday, February 22nd at 2pm ET.

This webinar will feature insights from Michael Torrey of Torrey Advisory Group who will take a deeper dive into the 2022 election results and what they mean for the snack industry. Torrey will provide insight into the new Congress and examine legislative priorities and committee assignments. These important issues will be examined through the lens of what it means for snack producers and suppliers over the next two years. This webinar is free for SNAC members to attend.

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