Network and brainstorm with top regulatory and compliance executives and legal counsel.

ACI’s Food Law conference is returning this Spring in a unique, interactive virtual format, where key industry stakeholders for the food industry will participate to discuss how to best prepare for the future by examining current challenges, benchmarking existing strategies, and analyzing critical areas for innovation.

Meet Our Co-Chairs
Speaker Name

Stuart M. Pape

Polsinelli PC

Speaker Name

Suzie Trigg

Haynes and Boone, LLP

FTC and NAD Townhall
Speaker Name

Richard L. Cleland

Division of Advertising Practices
Federal Trade Commission

Speaker Name

Kathleen Dunnigan

Senior Staff Attorney
National Advertising Division

Featured In-House Counsel From
  • Barilla America, Inc.
  • Campbell Soup Company
  • Canopy Growth Corporation
  • Cargill
  • Danone North America HP
  • Hood LLC
  • Garden of Life
  • Jelly Belly Candy Company
  • PepsiCo
  • Perrigo Company plc
  • Recess
  • The Good Food Institute
  • The Hershey Company
  • Whole Foods Market
  • 7-Eleven

  • Special Focus Sessions on:
    • The proliferation of plant-based foods
    • The role of social media, including influencers, and user generated
    • content on the food industry
    • The impact of trade and tariffs on the food industry
    • Recall obligations and crisis management integration
    • Class actions
  • Spotlight session on the use of CBD hemp oil in food products
  • A conversation with the FTC and NAD
  • Networking and brainstorming opportunities with top regulatory and compliance executives and legal counsel

The complete agenda is now available.
Flip through our 2021 conference brochure and discover what’s new this year.

Who’s Attending
Food and Beverage Industry:
  • In-House Counsel, with responsibilities for corporate law, litigation, regulation, advertising, and promotion
  • Compliance and Government Affairs Officers and Executives
  • Safety and Quality Officers and Managers
  • Nutrition and Labeling Directors and Executives
  • Regulatory Affairs Officers and Executives
Outside Counsel for Food and Beverage Industry with practices in:
  • FDA/Food law
  • Advertising and Promotion
  • Litigation

This year’s virtual venue will be an experience like no other!

Here are just a few of the tools that will allow you to benchmark, network and stay connected in our virtual conference room:


Send direct messages to fellow participants, introduce yourself, engage in a private video chat and forge new contacts


Join 1:1 networking meetups for enhanced visibility, new connections and virtual business card exchanges


Network in smaller-groups and exchange contact information


Stay informed on what the community is seeing and doing