July 23 - 25, 2023 (GMT-4)

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Sheraton Dallas Hotel

Olive Street 400
Dallas, Texas

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Unite, Connect, Excel: An Inclusive Networking Reception

Sunday, July 23, 2023 6-7pm

Hosted by the NACE DEI Committee, this reception is a powerful opportunity for conference attendees to come together and forge meaningful connections within the rich tapestry of our diverse community.

Welcoming all NACE member organized communities, including the Black Caucus, Asian American Pacific Islander Caucus, Neurodivergent members, and LGBTQIA+ members, this event celebrates the beauty of our differences while fostering an environment of unity, support, and growth. This is a great way for new members and first-time attendees to learn all about the diversity of our NACE community.

Y'all means all here at the NACE Experience Conference in Dallas!

Opening Reception

Sunday, July 23, 2023 7-10pm

Network, dine, and dance with the brightest in the catering and events industry in a colorful, dynamic, entertaining off-premise reception with a country feel.

NACE One Awards Program and Celebration Party

Tuesday, July 25, 2023 6:45pm - 11pm

This year's event reimagines an awards ceremony! Cheer on the winners of the 2023 NACE One Awards in a formal seated awards show.

Following the program, celebrate and dance into the evening with the winners in the high energy celebration party with food, drinks, and entertainment. Reception dinner and three drink tickets are included with the ticket price. An upgraded All Inclusive Beverage package is available for purchase (or included in the Conference Pass Plus package).

Conference Pass Plus package holders also get early entrance at 6:30PM!

To elevate your program and party experience, consider upgrading to VIP seating with table service! This will be the only way to reserve seating during the program. All other seating will be first come, first serve.

VIP Seating for Awards Program (5 available) - Email aharper@nace.net to sign up. Cost: $750

  • Luxurious reserved seating at the front of the stage for 8 people
  • Fun surprises to elevate your awards program experience