Du 25 Septembre 2017 au 27 Septembre 2017
Lake Side, Casino Zürichhorn, Zurich (Suisse)

Ce Sommet européen de la restauration est la première plateforme européenne pour l'industrie de la restauration. La 18e édition se tiendra du 25 au 27 septembre 2017, à Lake Side, Zurich (Suisse). Entre tendances actuelles et visions vers l'avenir, ce rassemblement permet la création d'un groupe de réflexion afin d'analyser les évolutions du secteur ainsi qu'un forum annuel où tous partagent des réflexions de manière régulière.

Les personnes qui se joignent à ce think tank sont les leaders de l'industrie qui façonnent le paysage européen du restaurant. Entrepreneurs, cadres supérieurs, fournisseurs et consultants sont attendus, pour un maximum de 250 sièges disponibles. Fort de son succès depuis sa création en 2000, la plateforme a attiré plus de 200 cadres de la restauration de plus de 20 pays différents. 

15% de réduction si vous réservez avant le 15 juillet 2017

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Clearing the Clouds of a Tumultuous Time

The European Foodservice Summit is renowned as the premier leadership conference for CEOs

and senior executives in the restaurant industry. Each year we discuss the trendsetting agenda shaping the future of your business with an exclusive audience of industry leaders, attracted to the high calibre programme and the opportunity to develop an international network of senior colleagues from over 20 nations.


Special Guests From Shanghai

For the first time the European Food Service Summit will have a special group of participants visiting from
Shanghai, China. This group of restaurant executives is being guided by Mr. Tim Lai, Vice Chairman, and Ms. Maureen Lee, Principal Consultant, of the HanYuan Restaurant Management Consulting Co. Ltd.


We are fortunate that Mr. Lai and Ms. Lee have also agreed to join us on the EFSS stage to talk about the dynamic Shanghai and Chinese restaurant market offering their singular perspectives on trends in this expanding environment.

Tim Lai is an experienced restaurant executive, having opened the very first McDonald’s in Beijing, China. He developed 350 profitable restaurants in the North region as SVP of McDonald’s China. Along with offering classes to executives through HanYuan Group, he has been an adjunct professor at Beijing University and is the founder of the TsingHua (University) Research Institute for Franchising. 


Maureen Lee is a seasoned executive having held various management positions with Coca-Cola, served as Vice President of North Asia for The McDonald’s Group, General Manager at Swire Bottling, and Account Management at McCann Erickson. She helps lead brand rejuvenation projects for restaurant enterprises in China, conducts research on consumer and brand experiences, and offers brand management classes for entrepreneurs through HanYuan Group.


Since 2000 our annual agenda attracts the highest calibre of speakers. External experts who provide
unique insights into the key trends impacting our market and high profile case studies from international restaurant leaders.


Our 2017 conference explores some of the leading trends that will impact your business

  • The disruption and opportunity of digital technology transformation, home delivery, health and nutrition, street food and convenience retail
  • The inspiration from case studies of leading hot concept brands including Wagamama, BackWerk and Brew Dog

The full agenda for the 2017 programme is here: 18th_Summit_Prog2017


We protect the exclusivity of our leadership ‘community’. We restrict our scale to no more than 250 guests to create an intimate setting for high quality and informal networking.


We welcome the next generation of industry leadership to join our community. Let us know of anyone you believe should be invited, and feel free to send them a copy of this email.


Register now to secure your place at this exclusive leadership event


The registration fee is:

CHF2,600 Restaurant companies

CHF3,750 Suppliers/Consultants


Your hosts:


Dr. David Bosshart -

CEO, GDI Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute - Zurich/Switzerland


Christopher C. Muller -

Professor of the Practice at Boston University (School of Hospitality) - Boston/USA


Gretel Weiss -

Publisher of FoodService Europe & Middle East (dfv media group) - Frankfurt/Germany


If you have any questions please send an E-mail to: (Switzerland)




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