About the Event

About the Event

The Cold Chain Conference & Expo (formerly the Global Cold Chain Expo) is the premier learning and networking event for the perishables industry. If you produce, handle, store, transport or are involved in the distribution of perishable products, then the Cold Chain Conference & Expo is for you. With over 1,200 attendees and 125+ exhibitors under one roof, it’s your “can’t-miss” event of the year!!

Who Attends

Attendee Company Types Attendee Individual Profiles Attendee by Job Title
  • 3PL Warehouse & Logistics
  • Distribution Centers
  • Food Processors & Manufacturers
  • Transportation Companies
  • Engineers, Maintenance & Construction
  • Retailers
  • Foodservice Distributors
  • Foodservice (Restaurant)
  • Facility General Managers, Regional Managers, and Regional Directors of 3PLs
  • Facility Operations & HR Professionals
  • Facility Engineers & Facility Maintenance
  • Supply Chain Logistics Decision Makers
  • Executives Mid-Level Management/Project
  • Managers at General Contracting Companies
  • Cold Chain IT Decision Makers
  • 46% Manager/Director
  • 16% VP/C-Suite
  • 6% Owner
  • 30% Other


Event Offerings

  • Industry Keynotes
  • Educational Conference
  • Pre-Conference Workshops
  • Cold Chain X-Change
  • Show Floor Learning Centers
  • Trade Show
  • Networking Receptions
  • GCCA Committee Meetings
  • IARW Regional Meetings

Location & Venue

Hosted at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, Texas, the property encompasses the expo hall, meeting space, and sleeping rooms. Together under one roof, the venue facilitates exceptional learning, networking and community building. In addition, the location offers a boundless selection of restaurants, bars, and entertainment options to enhance your experience.