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The National Association of College & University Food Services (NACUFS) welcomes you to the
NACUFS 2022 Midwest Regional Conference!

We look forward to being back together in person for the Regional Conferences.

As we continue to monitor the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and in response to the continued rise in COVID-19 infections across the country, NACUFS has made the decision to implement additional safeguards for the health and safety of attendees and exhibitors at all upcoming in-person conference experiences. Specifically, all participants will be required to attest that they are fully vaccinated or will be able to present a recent negative COVID-19 test to gain entry to conference activities. To read our Pandemic Protocol, click here.

Make plans to join us March 7 - March 9, in St. Louis, Missouri!


About This Event

Welcome to the NACUFS 2022 Midwest Regional Conference! The NACUFS 2022 Midwest Regional Conference in St. Louis provides a premier opportunity to REENERGIZE and inspire a better you as we exchange campus-centric leadership goals and dining ideas. Join us March 7- March 9, 2022, as we create solutions, and connections so you can be a difference maker.

Designed and delivered to energize your dining team, we will kick off the conference with Chad Porter as he brings a message of perseverance and self-esteem. Chad then closes the conference with inspirational advice to accomplish your goals while implementing what was learned in St. Louis.  We will also embark on a journey as The Ritz-Carlton Leadership Center presents a three-part session, “Leadership Now – Engaging Employees in an Ever-Changing Work Environment” providing us with invaluable tools for our rollercoaster dining environment.  Our own professional peers will have creative interest sessions and roundtables on the latest nutritional trends to meet the needs of our ever-changing dining programs.  Your time in St. Louis will help you bridge the gap as we nurture relationships, build service recovery, re-ignite the spark of ingenuity, and develop long lasting goals.  

We look forward to seeing you in St. Louis.


Greg Minner and Lance Thornton
NACUFS 2022 Midwest Regional Conference Co-Chairs


2022 Midwest Regional Conference Sponsor

US Foods

Branding Iron Foods

Branding Iron Foods