Upcoming Events, Conferences and Trade Shows

Check out this list of upcoming events where World Centric will be participating as well as events from our non-profit partners. We also post about our events on Facebook and Instagram.

Feb

25

February 25-27, 2019, Seattle, WA

Washington Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference

The Washington & Oregon Higher Education Sustainability Conference (WOHESC) hosts conversation, workshops, and networking opportunities to empower participants to advance environmental performance at Washington and Oregon State institutions of higher education.

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Feb

28

February 28-March 2, 2019 Cedar Falls, Iowa

NACUFS Midwest Conference

World Centric will be attending and exhibiting at the Midwest Conference of NACUFS (The National Association of College & University Food Services), whose mission is to support and promote excellence in collegiate dining.

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Mar

3

March 3-5, 2019, New York, NY

International Restaurant and Food Service Show

World Centric will be exhibiting our foodservice ware at this event focused on food and beverage where you can expand your palate with education, innovative exhibits, culinary demonstrations and exclusive special events. Find us at Booth #2060.

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Mar

4

March 4-7, 2019 Las Vegas, NV

International Pizza Expo

World Centric will be exhibiting at the International Pizza Expo, showcasing our new PizzaroundTM compostable pizza container and our other compostable products perfect for pizzerias. Come join us at the world's largest pizza convention in Las Vegas. Find us in booth #1040!

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Mar

7

March 7-9, Anaheim, CA

Natural Products Expo West

World Centric will be exhibiting at the premiere natural products showcase, Expo West, in Anaheim. Come check out our newest products, including our FSC® certified paper straws, NoTree sugarcane paper cups and the PizzaRound, compostable pizza container. Find us at booth #2625

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Mar

6

March 6-8, Athens, GA

NACUFS Southern Regional Conference

Join us at the Southern Regional Conference for NACUFS where we will be participating in the conference as well as showcasing our products perfect for colleges and universities at booth #23.

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Past Events, Conferences and Trade Shows

Feb

24

February 24-26, 2019 Toronto, Canada

Restaurants Canada Trade Show

RC Show is the foodservice and hospitality event of the year, showcasing cutting-edge products, pioneering people and transformative ideas.

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Jan

17

January 24-March 14, 2019, Petaluma, CA

Stanford’s 8-Week Compassion Cultivation Training (CCT)

Stanford and the Compassion Institute’s Compassion Cultivation Training (CCT) is an 8-week program that is rooted in contemplative wisdom and modern psychology. It fosters compassion for oneself and for others, while also enhancing resilience, increasing a sense of connection to oneself and to others, bolstering self-care and protecting against burnout. Registration for the full course is open now which runs January 24-March 14 at World Centric in Petaluma.

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Jan

28

January 28-31, 2019 Phoenix, Arizona

US Composting Council Conference & Trade Show

The US Composting Council advances compost manufacturing, compost utilization, and organics recycling to benefit their members, society, and the environment.

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Nov

2

November 2-4 Philadelphia, PA

PLAN (Post Landfill Action Network) Annual Conference

The Post-Landfill Action Network cultivates, educates, and inspires the student-led zero waste movement.

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Oct

24

October 24 Petaluma, CA

B Local Bay Area Meetup

Packaging Problems: Who's fooling who in the waste industry? Hosted at World Centric headquarters in Petaluma, this B Local Bay Area Meetup is open to employees of the Certified B Corporation community and those who are interested in learning more about how to use business as a force for good.

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Sep

26

September 26-28 Boston, MA

SPC Advance 2018

Members of the Sustainable Packaging Coalition will converge on Boston for an immersive event to include goal setting, sourcing, championing sustainability, packaging policies and more.

More info here
Sep

17

September 17-18, Denver Colorado

Colorado Restaurant Show

Come learn more about World Centric at the Colorado Restaurant Show, a restaurant and foodservice conference for the rocky mountain region

More info here
Sep

11

September 11, 2018 at LinkedIn Offices, SF

Climate Friendly Cuisine

Climate Friendly Cuisine: Food Service Guidance and Best Practices for a Healthy Planet

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Jul

9

July 9th-12th 2018 UC Santa Barbara

California Higher Education Sustainability Conference (CHESC)

In its 16th year, this unique event is jointly organized by independent and private colleges, California Community Colleges, California State Universities, and the University of California creating the opportunity for dialogue across institutions.

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Jul

11

July 11-14, 2018, Providence, RI

NACUFS 2018 National Conference

The NACUFS® 2018 National Conference will be held from July 11-14, 2018 in Providence, Rhode Island by the National Association of College & University Food Services. Fulfilling NACUFS’ mission to support and promote excellence in collegiate dining, the National Conference is the premier annual event for this unique market segment.

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Jun

14

June 14, 2018, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm, Lagunitas Brewing Company, Petaluma CA

North Bay: Doing Well While Doing Good: A CCBA Fireside Chat with CEO Aseem Das

Learn more about Conscious Capitalism, connect with others businesspeople that want to do good and hear World Centric CEO Aseem Das discuss how the company fulfills its mission to exist in service of people and the planet.

Cost: Free for CCBA Members, $10 non-members

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