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Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association's Judy Keller Exclusively Details Upcoming CheeseCon 2023

Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association's Judy Keller Exclusively Details Upcoming CheeseCon 2023


MADISON, WI
Wednesday, March 8th, 2023

CheeseCon 2023. An imagery of cheese wheels spinning like cogs in a well-oiled machine comes to mind as I look forward to this year’s CheeseCon. To get industry members prepped for the event, I got in touch with Judy Keller, Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association (WCMA) Events Director.

Judy Keller, Events Director, Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association“CheeseCon is the only place to find a focus on dairy processing, the unmatched knowledge of the experts at the Center for Dairy Research (CDR), 75,000 square feet of tabletop exhibits from trusted industry suppliers, and endless opportunities for connection,” Judy tells me. “For businesses large and small, CheeseCon is the place to reach the global dairy industry.”

Formerly known as the Cheese Industry Conference, CheeseCon 2023 is jointly hosted by WCMA and CDR and features fascinating seminars, top-notch networking, a 75,000-square-foot exhibit floor, celebrations of industry excellence, and more.

CheeseCon 2023 will take place at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wisconsin, on April 4–6

This year, the event will be held April 4–6 at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wisconsin, and industry members will be immersed in educational opportunities and cheese varieties galore. Some key highlights include:

  • WCMA Job Fair
  • Opening Keynote Panel—Sustainability Now: Implementing, not Discussing, Sustainable Practices in Dairy
  • A wealth of seminars
  • Tabletop exhibit floor featuring more than 300 exhibits and two Ideas Showcase stages
  • Chr. Hansen Reception & Championship Cheese Auction
  • WCMA Recognition Breakfast exclusively sponsored by DSM Food & Beverage and “Dairy Management Inc. is Driving Innovation and Dairy Growth” Luncheon
  • Tour of the new Center for Dairy Research facility
  • Banquet celebration in honor of the 2023 United States Championship Cheese Contest® winners
  • Custom Fabricating & Repair Afterglow Reception

Formerly known as the Cheese Industry Conference, CheeseCon 2023 is jointly hosted by WCMA and CDR and features fascinating seminars, top-notch networking, a 75,000-square-foot exhibit floor, celebrations of industry excellence, and more

“We’re proud to showcase the incredible success of dairy manufacturers and processors at CheeseCon. It’s a great opportunity to celebrate their high-quality products, passion for their craft, and devotion to ensuring a strong future for the industry,” Judy continues. “CheeseCon is your one-stop shop to grow your business, improve your skills, build your knowledge, and expand your network—all at a great value. Visit CheeseCon.org to register your team for this one-of-a-kind opportunity.”

You heard it from her, folks! The advanced registration for this amazing event ends on March 27. After that deadline, all registrations must be made on-site at the Alliant Energy Center.

Keep reading DMN for more industry updates.

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