UPCOMING EVENTS

NOVEMBER 18Less
NOVEMBER 18
Toledo Local Restaurant Alliance - 2 - 3:30 p.m.Less
Toledo Local Restaurant Alliance - 2 - 3:30 p.m.

Workforce Development Innovative Solutions Discussion

Workforce Development Innovative Solutions Discussion

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Owens Community College, 30335 Oregon Rd., Perrysburg, OH 43551Less
Owens Community College, 30335 Oregon Rd., Perrysburg, OH 43551
AgendaLess
Agenda
2 p.m. - Welcome: Laura Morrison & John Barker
2:15 p.m. - Ohio ProStart & ORA Education Foundation Overview: Patricia Halper
2:30 p.m. - Owens Community College: Joann Gruner + Students
2:45 p.m. - Facility Tour
3:15 p.m. - Q&A
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2 p.m. - Welcome: Laura Morrison & John Barker
2:15 p.m. - Ohio ProStart & ORA Education Foundation Overview: Patricia Halper
2:30 p.m. - Owens Community College: Joann Gruner + Students
2:45 p.m. - Facility Tour
3:15 p.m. - Q&A
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DECEMBER 4Less
DECEMBER 4
Legal Center LIVE! - 9:30AM - 12:30PMLess
Legal Center LIVE! - 9:30AM - 12:30PM
The Golf Club at Little Turtle , 5400 Little Turtle Way, Westerville, OH 43081Less
The Golf Club at Little Turtle , 5400 Little Turtle Way, Westerville, OH 43081
• 9:30 Welcome from ORA - Introduce ORA Legal Center Partner Isaac Wiles
• 9:45 Alicia Zambelli Service Animals; Liquor Permit Hot Topics
• 10:00 Bruce Burkholder Key Tenant Lease Provisions for Restaurants
• 10:20 Molly GwinSexual Harassment/Discrimination Claims Best Practices
• 10:35 Maurice Wells Premises Liability Practical Considerations for Bars and Restaurants
• 10:50 Timothy Miller– Cyber Crime risk
• 11:10 Group Q&A
• 11:30 Lunch tables
• 12:30 Adjourn
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• 9:30 Welcome from ORA
- Introduce ORA Legal Center Partner
Isaac Wiles
• 9:45 Alicia Zambelli Service Animals; Liquor Permit Hot Topics
• 10:00 Bruce Burkholder Key Tenant Lease Provisions for Restaurants
• 10:20 Molly GwinSexual Harassment/Discrimination Claims Best Practices
• 10:35 Maurice Wells Premises Liability Practical Considerations for Bars and Restaurants
• 10:50 Timothy Miller– Cyber Crime risk
• 11:10 Group Q&A
• 11:30 Lunch tables
• 12:30 Adjourn
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FEBRUARY 23Less
FEBRUARY 23
ORA Industry Awards CelebrationLess
ORA Industry Awards Celebration
George Bellowes Ballroom, Hilton Columbus, Downtown - 401 N. High St. Columbus, OH 43215LessLess
George Bellowes Ballroom, Hilton Columbus, Downtown - 401 N. High St. Columbus, OH 43215Less
Ohio Restaurant Association hosts an annual awards celebration spotlighting the hard work, dedication and outstanding professional & community services of our members.  We recognized extraordinary contributions and innovative ideas: their use of technology, charitable contributions, transformative products and dedication to education. Less
Ohio Restaurant Association hosts an annual awards celebration spotlighting the hard work, dedication and outstanding professional & community services of our members.
 
We recognized extraordinary contributions and innovative ideas: their use of technology, charitable contributions, transformative products and dedication to education. 
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FEBRUARY 23-24Less
FEBRUARY 23-24
Mid-America Restaurant ExpoLess
Mid-America Restaurant Expo
Columbus Convention Center, 400 N High St, Columbus, OH 43215 Less
Columbus Convention Center, 400 N High St, Columbus, OH 43215
The Mid-America Restaurant Expo will attract an expected 4,000+ experts, exhibitors and operators from throughout the Midwest to discuss the latest trends and topics affecting the restaurant industry. Its exhibit hall showcases the newest equipment and tools created specifically for restaurants, in addition to the most innovative food and beverage products available. Centered on collaborative education, the Expo features more than 50 educational seminars available to all attendees. The show is geared toward independent operators, regional chains and even franchise and national operations in the Midwest. It is perfect for start-ups and veteran operators alike! Less
The Mid-America Restaurant Expo will attract an expected 4,000+ experts, exhibitors and operators from throughout the Midwest to discuss the latest trends and topics affecting the restaurant industry. Its exhibit hall showcases the newest equipment and tools created specifically for restaurants, in addition to the most innovative food and beverage products available. Centered on collaborative education, the Expo features more than 50 educational seminars available to all attendees. The show is geared toward independent operators, regional chains and even franchise and national operations in the Midwest. It is perfect for start-ups and veteran operators alike! 
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MARCH 3-5, 2020Less
MARCH 3-5, 2020
National Restaurant Association Public Affairs ConferenceLess
National Restaurant Association Public Affairs Conference
Washington, D.C., Grand Hyatt HotelLess
Washington, D.C., Grand Hyatt Hotel
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MARCH 14 - 15Less
MARCH 14 - 15
Ohio ProStart® Invitational Less
Ohio ProStart® Invitational 
Columbus State Community CollegeLess
Columbus State Community College
Judges and volunteers needed! Contact Steph Mazzocco at smazzocco@ohiorestaurant.org to get involved. Less
Judges and volunteers needed! Contact Steph Mazzocco at smazzocco@ohiorestaurant.org to get involved. 
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APRIL 20, 2020Less
APRIL 20, 2020
2020 Food, Beverage & Labor Cost Management SummitLess
2020 Food, Beverage & Labor Cost Management Summit
ColumbusLess
Columbus
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              Increase Your Engagement

Sponsor the Ohio Restaurant Association and 
its Education Foundation.
Find out what we mean by Tastemaker.
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Sponsor the Ohio Restaurant Association and 
its Education Foundation.
Find out what we mean by Tastemaker.

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