2024 NPA Annual Meeting & World Pasta Congress

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The NPA Annual Meeting in conjunction with the World Pasta Congress is taking place October 22-25 in Philadelphia, PA, at the Downtown Sheraton Hotel. Join the global pasta industry for an enjoyable and educational conference.

If you’re a pasta producer, miller, ingredient supplier, retailer, food service company or equipment manufacturer, this is an event you don’t want to miss. Education abounds through a variety of presentations on recent trends and hot topics, and featured speakers provide know-how and solutions on key issues for your company. The meeting includes ample structured networking opportunities, including the popular Executive One-on-Ones, and more informal activities, including historical, and cultural tours, where new introductions are made, and business relationships are forged. These are just a few of the benefits you’ll experience when you attend this annual industry event. We look forward to seeing you!

See the menu above to learn more about pricing and registration deadlines, hotel and travel information, the full schedule of events, speakers and sponsorship opportunities.

“The NPA is celebrating its 120 anniversary, and combining the Annual Meeting and World Pasta Congress is one way to celebrate. This conference is a space for the industry to come together to connect on issues of importance and share knowledge,” said NPA Executive Director, Robert Rankin. “The impressive lineup of speakers, industry-leading presentations and networking opportunities are not to be missed.”

The program will feature presentations on a variety of relevant topics, including:

  • A State of the Industry report, featuring both domestic and global data and trends in the industry
  • Understanding How Artificial Intelligence (AI) is impacting the pasta industry
  • 2024 World & U.S. Durum Situation ‎
  • Culinary Presentation by Chef Rosario
  • Updates on NPA ongoing programs and accomplishments

Sponsorship opportunities will be available for companies to promote their brand and gain exposure to a number of manufacturers and product/services providers in the industry.

Registration  for the event will soon be available. Please use the above menu to learn more about sponsorship opportunities, and the full schedule of events. Registration is discounted for NPA members, but non-members are encouraged to attend to network and participate in conversations to help the industry grow. Additional discounts are available for groups of three or more.