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Conference registration is open to restaurant operators and those who work for restaurant or hospitality companies. If you are a product or service provider, you are welcome to attend the conference as a sponsor.

Advance registration for the conference will close on March 16, 2018.  After March 16, you will still be able to register on-site at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis at the same price point.
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The 2017 Sustainability Executive Study Group will feature some of the biggest names in the foodservice industry and what they are doing to increase sustainability in their own operations. From sustainable sourcing to animal welfare to the future of sustainability in restaurants, join us for a day of candid conversation about the progress being made in the foodservice industry to reduce restaurants environmental impact for the benefit of their consumers and bottom lines.

Network with sustainability and sourcing professionals who face the same challenges, and share on-target, specialized experiences. What better way to discover best practices, solutions to stubborn problems, or opportunities for advancement than from restaurant leaders in your field?

2018 Agenda

Agenda details will be available soon!


National Restaurant Association Member* National Restaurant Association Non-Member
$299 $499
*National Restaurant Association members are entitled to discount registration. Eligible members must complete registration with the email address listed in their member record. To verify your membership, contact membership@restaurant.org
Operator Cancellation PolicyCancellations received by 11:59 PM EST on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 will be fully refunded. Any cancellations between Jan. 13 and Feb. 23, 2018 will be assessed a 50% administration fee. Cancellations after Feb. 23, 2018 will not receive a refund. For more information, contact nrameetings@restaurant.org.

Hotel Accommodations


265 Peachtree Center Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30303
Room Rate: $129/night + plus tax   single/double
Deadline to Reserve your Room: March 9, 2018

Attendees are responsible for making their hotel reservations. You will receive instructions on how to book your reduced-rate hotel room within your conference registration confirmation email. Please wait for this email to ensure you are within the reduced-rate room block.

United Discount

United Airlines offers discounts up to 10% off published fares based on booking class for Sustainability Executive Study Group attendees. To save, book online at United.com/meetingtravel. Enter ZZ3J730597 in the Offer Code box. Make sure ATL is entered as the airport. Discounts are available for travel booked between March 31 - April 7, 2018.


Registration is open to restaurant operators and those who work for restaurant or hospitality companies. If you are a product or service provider, you are welcome to attend the conference as a sponsor. For 2018 conference sponsorships, please contact Stephanie Krasner at skrasner@restaurant.org.

Restaurant Leaders Talk Sustainability


Contact Laura Abshire, Director, Sustainability Policy and Government Affairs, at (202) 973-5380 or labshire@restaurant.org.

2016 Sustainability Executive Study Group Presentations: Click here to access the presentations

Note: You will need a username & password to access the presentations. To receive a username & password, please email meetings@restaurant.org. Presentations are only open to Sustainability Executive Study Group meeting attendees.




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