The JBF Food Conference

The 2015 JBF Food Conference

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The James Beard Foundation Food Conference
October 17 & 18, 2016

Check back soon for more information and to register!

Miss any of the 2015 JBF Food Conference? Catch up on the action through our livestream archive.

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Related Events


The 2015 JBF Leadership Awards

The JBF Leadership Awards coincide with the annual JBF Food Conference, taking place during the evening of the first day of the conference, in New York City.


The 2016 JBF Leadership Awards ceremony and dinner, co-hosted by Good Housekeeping, took place at the Hearst Tower on October 17. Our five honorees—visionaries responsible for creating a healthier, safer, and more sustainable food world—will also present at the JBF Food Conference.





Grace Communications Foundation



Better Burger Project



Alaska SeafoodBon Appétit Management Company



BonterraGood Housekeeping
Salt for Life



Natural Gourmet

“The James Beard Foundation Food Conference was a catalyst for realizing the necessity to capitalize on intelligent, committed entrepreneurs in the food system by formally creating a venture fund to meet the growing needs of this good food sector.” 

—Jason Ingle, Founder, Closed Loop Capital and Greener Partners

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You can view footage from our 2014 Food Conference here.