WHAT’S NEW IN 2018


NEW DATES

For 2018, the program schedule begins Thursday afternoon, August 16th and ends Friday, August 17th.

THE ZONE

Thought provoking content will be delivered in a new and dynamic presentation style that will encourage discussion among attendees. VIEW THE ZONE VIDEO

TASTE OF COLORADO RECEPTION

Marking our return to the Broadmoor Resort, Forum attendees can enjoy  delicious bubbles and local craft brews and Rocky Mountain favorites while catching up  with friends and making new connections.

GOOD MORNING GMA

Jump start your day with an awe inspiriting presentation from Daymond John! Daymond is going to share his goal-setting achievement strategies, which will empower audience members to make positive changes in every aspect of their lives.

CONNECTING THE DOTS…BUILDING OUR COMMUNITY

Continuing Features


CEO Leadership Forum

Designed exclusively for CEOs of CPG manufacturers, this additional event covers burgeoning consumer trends, market strategies and organizational concepts.

Marketplace Forum

After just two years, the Marketplace Forum has become a key component of the Forum.  Featuring a variety of retailers and channels of distribution, it enables manufacturers to learn directly from their customers about new strategies and collaboration opportunities in an intimate setting.

Emerging Leaders Program

An opportunity for manufacturers to recognize and develop rising stars around industry trends and  leadership.

Partner Power Connect Program

A phenomenal one-on-one exchange opportunities for manufacturers and solution providers to connect and understand their businesses to better align capabilities with innovation.

Recognizing Accomplishment and Innovation

Each year, GMA honors today’s innovators and our industry icons through the GMA CPG Award for Innovation & Creativity and the GMA Hall of Achievement Award.

Memorable Networking Functions

One of the most important roles of the GMA Leadership Forum is to connect our industry. Take the opportunity to spend time with your peers to connect and build new relationships at many engaging social activities.