4:00 pm - 9:45 pm


Angel City Brewery & Public House

“Navigating The Business Of Food”
A Mini-Conference for foodies, food-preneurs, media, bloggers, and all food enthusiasts

The Collective Foodie is back in Los Angeles for its 3rd annual event and this year we’re bigger and better! Join us as we bite into the industry’s most challenging topics; what it takes to establish and grow a food venture, how to monetize those “foodie” photos, the real impact of an influencer in the food landscape, trends and innovations in food industry, and how to build a community around YOUR culinary vision. If you call yourself a foodie, this mini-conference is a MUST.


At The Collective Foodie, you’ll be able to connect with food experts, (yes this means restaurateurs, foodpreneurs, influencers, bloggers and media) learn from the top tier of this ever changing industry and walk away with real scale-able relationships. You will learn first-hand from some of the food industries most talented and diverse executives who has made it happen and is making it happen.

Our 2019 panelists will inspire and give clarity on how to keep up with the latest food innovations and how to navigate through the culinary scenes as digital marketing trends rapidly changes.

Indulge in an evening of tasty eats from some of LA’s most prominent establishments. Meet food influencers media representatives, industry executives, and exciting new food start-ups. These are people that you can connect and collaborate with! The Collective Foodie will leave you with great insight, a full stomach, new foodie friends, and insta-worthy swag. Because, it’s all for the gram right?


4:00PM: Arrivals & Foodie Happy Hour
4:45PM: Opening Remarks
5:00PM: Panel “Food. Social. Community. & You”
5;45PM: Keynote “Let Passion Lead You To Success”
6:15PM: Tea & Bite Break – Hosted by Art of Tea
6:45PM: Fireside Chat – YES YOU CAN!
7:15PM: Panel “Digital Marketing Trends for Food Brands & Influencers in 2019”
8:00PM: Closing Keynote – “How To Have a Growth Mindset”
8:30PM: Networking. Foodie Lounge with beer & food tastings, brand suites, and more!


Two Panel Discussions, two Keynotes, a Fireside Chat, three Networking Sessions, Foodie Lounge, Happy Hour and Tastings.

Discussions lead by industry experts on; “Food. Social. Community. & You”, “Digital Marketing Trends for Food Brands & Influencers in 2019”, “Let Passion Lead You To Success”, and “How To Have a Growth Mindset”.

Networking with foodies, food-preneurs, media, bloggers, industry experts, and your fellow food enthusiasts

Bites from some of LA’s most dished about restaurants, craft beer, and sweet treats. Beer tastings by Angel City Brewery.

A Foodie Swag Bag to take home ($100 value).

Do you give press access? – Yes, we give access to notable print + digital publications, as well as public personalities with engaged social followers. Please email to request access.

Do you offer refunds? – We DO NOT offer refunds. If you can no longer attend, you can transfer your ticket to someone else by emailing to update the registration.

What sponsorship opportunities are available? – Sponsorship opportunities include, but are not limited to: panel/keynote hosts, tasting partners, gifting partners, “pop-up” and foodie lounge hosts as well as custom opportunities. For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please email


Uber & Uber Ride Share. *Highly recommended!

LA Metro; 15-minute walk from Union Station & 4-minute walk from Gold Line – Little Tokyo/Arts District Stop

Bike Racks Available!