Grow Your Network & Your Business at CheeseExpo 2024

Posted By: Rebekah Sweeney WCMA News,

Grow your network and your business at CheeseExpo 2024, a gathering of more than 4,000 dairy processing professionals, including CEOs, plant managers, quality assurance and safety staff, marketers, and more. Register at by February 27 to lock in special early-bird rates for the industry’s must-attend event, April 16-18 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 

Event hosts Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association (WCMA) and the Center for Dairy Research (CDR) promise energetic celebrations of industry excellence, engaging educational offerings, 134,000 square feet of exhibits from nearly 300 trusted industry supplier companies, and valuable networking events. 

“CheeseExpo is the place to be for anyone in dairy processing looking to make new contacts and reconnect with customers and friends. This event offers unmatched resources, insight, and connections!” said Judy Keller, WCMA Senior Director of Events. 


Start your CheeseExpo experience on a high note with the elegant Tetra Pak Welcome Reception on Tuesday, April 16, open to all attendees. On Wednesday, April 17, join friends and peers at the Amcor Continental Breakfast before diving into the Opening Keynote sponsored by RELCO and a morning of fascinating seminars. Build connections as you explore the latest in global dairy processing technology on CheeseExpo's sold-out tradeshow floor, complete with complimentary lunch and samples from the World Championship Cheese Contest. Then, grab a bidding paddle and join in the excitement and camaraderie of the Novonesis Reception & Championship Cheese Auction. 

Thursday, April 18 brings a celebration of the legends of the U.S. dairy processing industry at the WCMA Recognition Breakfast exclusively sponsored by dsm-firmenich. Later, reconnect with peers, customers, and supplier partners at the World Champions Reception exclusively sponsored by Ever.Ag and the Custom Fabricating & Repair Afterglow Reception. 

Visit now through February 27 to receive a 10 percent discount on full, single-day, and exhibits and networking registrations for most attendees. All questions may be directed to