COEX

The COEX Committee plays an integral part in the development of the annual conference's programming, including identifying key areas of focus, expert presenters, networking opportunities and more.

Welcome to the COEX Committee!

Thank you for being part of the COEX Committee! Read on for tips on how to take advantage of this resource page.

Top 5 Reasons to Attend IFMA COEX

The content on deck for IFMA COEX 2016 will cater to all types of foodservice professionals, including Supply Chain, Culinary, Executive Leadership, Marketing and Insights. Thought-leaders will share valuable perspectives and experiences on hot-button issues - in Vegas! Get ready to connect, learn and have fun. 

Andrew Puzder of CKE Restaurants to Keynote IFMA COEX

Andrew Puzder is credited with turning around both the Hardee’s brand and CKE, allowing the company to survive, become financially secure and return to growth after it had faced serious financial and operational issues. In his opening keynote, Puzder will share strategies for success and lessons learned during his time as chief executive officer.  

Author Eve Turow Paul Provides a Taste of Generation Yum

Eve Turow Paul, celebrated author of A Taste of Generation Yum, will talk in depth about how today’s young consumers are impacting other generations. Turow Paul, one of many dynamic speakers to engage the COEX audience, will introduce the consumer segment on the underlying drive for the consumer obsession with food.

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Chain Operators EXchange (COEX)

The IFMA Chain Operators EXchange (COEX) enables chain operators to take advantage of business building insights and create personal connections with leading manufacturers. With dozens of high-profile operators on the planning committee, the program truly is created "by operators, for operators."