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April 22-26, 2024

Orlando, Florida

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Schedule of Events

Want to know more about what to expect at the conference? Watch our Sneak Peek Webinar on demand!

Registered attendees are invited to attend the Navigating the Conference Webinar on Wednesday, April 10 from 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Eastern. You will receive a registration link in your email in April.

Registration for the conference includes all hybrid onsite/virtual sessions, both live and on-demand, through May 15, 2024.

Schedule is subject to change.   ^  Pre-Registration Required       * By Invitation Only

 

All times are listed below are in Eastern Time.

 

Monday, April 22, 2024

Onsite Sessions Hybrid Onsite/Virtual Sessions
8:00 am - 12:00 pm National CACFP Sponsors Association Board Meeting*
8:00 am - 8:00 pm Registration & Information Desk Open
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm Industry Partner Exclusive* (for NCA Industry Partners Only)
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Preconference Academy^
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm USDA Listening Session for State Agencies*
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm CACFP Certification Program Overview CACFP Certification Program Overview (ON DEMAND ONLY)
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm Navigating the Conference Q&A Navigating the Virtual Sessions (VIRTUAL ONLY)
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm Professional Networking Strategies & Tips Zoom Regional Networking Meeting (VIRTUAL ONLY)
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Regional Networking Reception
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm President's Reception*

Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Onsite Sessions Hybrid Onsite/Virtual Sessions
7:00 am - 6:00 pm Registration & Information Desk Open
7:15 am - 7:45 am CACFP Creditable Tools & Resources CACFP Creditable Tools & Resources
8:00 am - 9:00 am SFSP Overview SFSP Overview
8:00 am - 9:00 am Group Meetups
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Preconference Academy ^
9:00 am - 1:30 pm Exhibit Hall Open
9:15 am - 10:15 am CACFP Overview CACFP Overview
9:15 am - 10:15 am State Agency Collaboration*
10:30 am - 11:30 am Mid-Morning Coffee Break in Exhibit Hall
11:00 am - 1:00 pm State Agency Office Hours
1:30 - 3:00 pm General Session General Session
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm Featured Speakers USDA CACFP Policy Update
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Onsite Sessions Hybrid Onsite/Virtual Sessions
7:00 am - 6:00 pm Registration & Information Desk Open
7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast, Coffee & Conversation
7:15 am - 7:45 am Shop Talks
8:00 am - 9:00 am Workshops Session One Childhood Obesity Prevention & Early Nutrition Education
9:15 am - 10:15 am Workshops Session Two Procurement Standards for Sponsors & Centers
10:00 am - 12:00 pm State Agency Office Hours
10:30 am - 11:00 am National CACFP Sponsors Association Annual Meeting* National CACFP Sponsors Association Annual Meeting*
9:30 am - 1:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Pizza Party Lunch in Exhibit Hall
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm CACFP Professionals' Celebration*
1:15 pm - 2:15 pm Workshops Session Three Taking a Bilateral Approach to Self-Care
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Workshops Session Four A Fresh Perspective: Embracing New Foods
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm Workshops Session Five Serious Deficiency Process
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm Shop Talks
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Spell it with Me Now: C-A-C-F-P Bingo

Thursday, April 25, 2024

Onsite Sessions Hybrid Onsite/Virtual Sessions
6:00 am - 7:00 am 5K Fun Run/Walk^
7:00 am - 5:30 pm Registration & Information Desk Open
7:00 am - 8:00 am Breakfast, Coffee & Conversation
7:15 am - 7:45 am Shop Talks
8:00 am - 9:00 am Workshops Session Six Compliance with Confidence: Sponsor Monitoring and Oversight
9:15 am - 10:15 am Workshops Session Seven Artificial Intelligence for Child Nutrition
10:00 am - 12:00 pm State Agency Office Hours
10:30 am - 11:30 am Workshops Session Eight Beyond Beginners: Next Level Menu Planning
11:30 am - 1:00 pm Buffet Lunch
1:15 pm - 2:15 pm Workshops Session Nine Onsite/Virtual Session Coming Soon
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Workshops Session Ten Navigating Special Diets
3:45 pm - 4:45 pm Featured Speakers USDA SFSP Policy Update
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm Shop Talks
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm USDA Town Hall

Friday, April 26, 2024

Onsite Sessions Hybrid Onsite/Virtual Sessions
8:00 am - 9:00 am Rising Leaders Coffee Hour
8:00 am - 10:00 am Postconference Academy^
8:30 am - 11:00 am Learning Excursion^
9:15 am - 10:15 am CACFP Meal Pattern Exceptions
9:30 am - 12:00 pm Learning Excursion^
10:30 am -11:30 am More About CACFP: Ask Us Anything!
10:30 am - 12:30 pm Postconference Academy^
11:45 am - 12:30 pm CACFP Professional Certification Q&A