Global Best Practices Conference

January 28-30, 2018 // Dallas, Texas

Hosting this event for the executive leadership of the restaurant industry is always the highlight of our year. This unique gathering is our chance to share powerhouse research, insights and best practices that focus on the key intersection of people and profits.

It is our privilege to present some of the brightest authors, speakers and industry trailblazers to share their stories and their vision. Whether you lead Operations, HR, Marketing, Finance or IT, we hope you will join us.

The 2017 event was home to 250 restaurant industry senior leadership and c-suite executives from marketing, operations and human resources, who gathered to share best practices, network and celebrate the Best Practices Award winners. Our 2017 winners included: Raising Cane’s, Ninety Nine Restaurants, Eat’n Park, Panera Bread, The Capital Grille and The Cheesecake Factory.

In addition, it was also the time TDn2K recognized industry excellence in human resource and operational performance with the Diamond Catalyst Award presented to Olive Garden, Heart of the Workplace Award presented to Red Lobster and the Workplace Legacy Award presented to Steve Carley of Red Robin.

Address 5805 Granite Pkwy,
Plano, TX 75024
(469) 353-5000

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Global Best Practices Conference

Cancellation Policy: If for any reason you can no longer attend the event, you can receive a refund up to 30 days before the event begins. After that, registrations may be swapped out for another member of your team or saved for a future event. No refunds will be issued after December 28th, 2017. For any questions, contact