Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates
SAVE THE DATE: The Food and Beverage Environmental Conference (FBEC) 2021 will take place March 28-31, 2021 in Palm Springs, CA.


Get your registration in early for the best rate!
Registration Class Early Bird Rate
Thru Jan. 24, 2020
Regular Rate
Jan. 25 – Apr. 8, 2020
Food or Beverage Industry Delegate $650 $750
Consultant / Vendor
Limit two per company
$1,350 $1,500
Valid Student ID Required
$300 $300
Spouse / Partner
Price include all meals and two specialized activities
$450 $450

*The student conference rate for FBEC 2020 is for full-time students only and is nontransferable. Please fill out this registration form ( FBEC-2020-General-Registration-Form_FINAL_No_DOT.pdf) and provide a copy of your student ID for validation. This rate includes the conference education and poster sessions on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. It also includes lunch on Monday and Wednesday and dinner on Monday. The discounted rate does not include drink tickets or any events on Sunday. Please email if you have any questions.

Registration for FBEC 2020 has been closed due to coronavirus (COVID-19)
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This conference is open to those employed by a food or beverage processing company, food and beverage industry consultant and vendor partners and supporting trade associations. Only those employed by a food or beverage processing company can take advantage of the food and beverage industry rate.

**Please note, there is a limit of TWO registrants from a consultant/vendor company unless the company is an active member of the FBEC Planning Committee. This includes parent companies.


Refunds on registration and pre-conference activities made prior to Feb. 14, 2020, will be assessed a service charge of $50 per registrant. Registration may be transferred at no additional fee. To cancel or transfer registrations, please contact AFFI’s events department at

No refunds will be made after Feb. 14, 2020.


A guest is a spouse/significant other/partner, friend or adult child (18 or over) and not employed in an industry-related occupation. Registered spouses/partners are welcome to attend the social and meal functions of the conference. The registration fee will cover transportation for one offsite activity. Additional charges related to the offsite activity are the responsibility of the registrant.

Welcome to Palm Springs!

Palm Springs has 360 days of sun-kissed weather and breathtaking scenery, it’s no wonder Palm Springs is like no place else and a comeback as Hollywood’s playground with a growing nightlife, burgeoning art scene and edgy vibe. We are excited to host FBEC in Palm Springs, one of the most scenic and relaxing destinations in the U.S.
Check out the Visit Palm Springs website to see all Palm Springs has to offer!

Hotel Information

The Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa is set within the beautiful Coachella Valley, 14.5 miles from Palm Springs Air Museum and Palm Springs International Airport. El Paseo shopping venues are a 5-minute drive away. This resort features a private golf course, full-service spa and an outdoor pool.

Single/Double Occupancy: $209, plus tax

Group Name: Food and Beverage Environment Conference
Group Dates: April 5, 2020 – April 8, 2020

Rate expires March 9, 2020.

FBEC 2020 has been canceled due to coronavirus (COVID-19)
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