The RCA Conference is a global event that provides an innovative experience for food industry professionals looking to dive deeper into culinary arts, food sciences and product development.

In addition, this year’s event will return in person in Atlanta, Georgia next March. We are so excited to make our way to Atlanta and ignite our senses with all of the passionate, innovative, and growing members of RCA. 

The RCA Conference will be an in person experience with a virtual extension that will showcase parts of the conference. Stay tuned for more information in the coming months about this virtual option.

This year the RCA Conference is going to ignite your senses, with tons of engaging features, incredible breakout sessions, live networking and the scenery of Atlanta. We're pulling out all the stops! You aren't going to want to miss out on this in person experience. For more information, read our Terms & Conditions

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Registration Rates:

Early-bird date: January 21, 2022

Onsight date: March 20, 2022

VIP Pricing

NEW in 2022! Become one of the first RCA Conference VIPs!

What do you get with VIP registration? 

These VIP packages are only available to the first 50 people that add this option to their conference registration. Register today to secure your spot! 

  • Early access to receptions
  • Dedicated VIP-only bar at all RCA Conference Receptions.
  • Skip the line when you pick up your badge with a special VIP Registration Line.
  • Dedicated seating during all Spotlight Sessions.
  • VIP recognition on your RCA Conference attendee badge.
  • Access to a Meet/Greet with a group of RCA Conference speakers.

Upgrade your registration today before it sells out! 

Cancellation Policy:

If for any reason beyond RCA’s control RCA determines that the in-person portion of the RCA 2022 Conference must be cancelled, and the virtual portion of the RCA is still held, Participant understands and agrees that RCA shall refund the difference between the in-person registration fee and the virtual registration fee, less a $100 administration fee. Participants understand that their registration type shall be changed automatically to a virtual attendee. Per RCA’s general refund policy, no refund is available if you cancel after Monday, February 21, 2022, including in the event of a change from the in-person event to virtual. Except for the partial refund, Participant understands that it may lose all monies it has otherwise incurred for the RCA 2022 Conference, including travel, lodging, etc.

RCA will provide a full refund of registration fees, less an administrative processing fee of $100, for any cancellations received in writing on or before Monday, February 21, 2022. Cancellations should be directed to Telephone cancellations are not accepted for refunds. Participants must obtain an email confirmation of receipt from RCA on or before the cancellation deadline to be considered official. All refunds will be processed within 30 days of the end of the event to the original form of payment, less the administrative processing fee. After Monday,  February 21, 2022, there will be no refunds for registrations cancelled for any reason.

Substitutions can be made, without a change fee, by contacting the registration team at No substitutions can be made after the event has begun.