Celebrate Dairy's Greatest at CheeseCon 2023

Posted By: Grace Atherton WCMA News,

Come together with friends and colleagues in dairy processing to salute industry pioneers, recognize excellent craftsmanship, and celebrate a bright future at CheeseCon, April 4-6, 2023 in Madison, Wisconsin! Register at CheeseCon.org by January 18 to save big on your all-access pass to the nation’s largest gathering of dairy processors, hosted by Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association (WCMA) and the Center for Dairy Research. 

"Dairy processors have so much to be proud of, from creating high-quality products to feed the world, to working together to improve and grow the industry and encourage the next generation of leaders,” said Judy Keller, WCMA Events Director. “We’re honored to help shine a light on their successes, and we encourage all CheeseCon attendees to join us at these exciting celebrations.” 

Celebrations begin with the Chr. Hansen Reception & Championship Cheese Auction on Wednesday, April 5. After a day of world-class educational seminars and valuable networking on CheeseCon’s largest-ever exhibit floor, grab a bidding paddle and get ready for fast-paced fun at this popular event. Support WCMA trainings, scholarships, and programs for the future of the dairy industry as you bid on gold-medal cheeses, butters, and more from the 2023 United States Championship Cheese Contest®. 

On Thursday, April 6, join industry peers and friends new and old at the WCMA Recognition Breakfast exclusively sponsored by DSM Food Specialties. This gathering celebrates dairy processing legends who have been selected by their peers for their monumental contributions to the industry’s past, present, and future. 

That evening, take part in the renowned U.S. Champions Reception and Awards Banquet, celebrating the outstanding craftsmanship of dairy manufacturers nationwide and their accomplishments at the 2023 U.S. Championship Cheese Contest. Afterward, close your CheeseCon experience on a high note with music and refreshments at the Custom Fabricating & Repair Afterglow Reception. 

These exciting events and more await all attendees at CheeseCon 2023, but an exclusive 20 percent discount on all registrations ends January 18. Visit CheeseCon.org now to secure your spot at the best available rates.