WRA provides virtual training opportunities for our members on information that restaurant operators need to know and trending topics.  From panel discussions of restaurant operators to town hall meetings with legislators to webinars about new member benefits, these webinars will help keep you in the know.

Restaurant Insights Summit Foodie Virtual hub Series


Amy Nitschke

For more information, contact:

Amy Nitschke, CEM | Conference Manager




Restaurant Insights Summit

The most effective operators are those with the knowledge and resources to thrive.

The Restaurant Insights Summit—RIS—is a powerful series covering hot topics in restaurant rebuilding, marketing and adapting to consumer shifts, leadership during trying times and trends in workplace culture. Operators and GM’s and those in HR, marketing and general operations will benefit from these sessions, leaving participants with fresh perspectives and practical skills that can be implemented immediately. 

The Restaurant Insights Summit webinars are only available to WRA members.

See Upcoming Restaurant Insights Summit Webinars



Foodie Virtual Hub

duo-logosNew webinar series! Enjoy a mix of culinary demos and education in these live 25 minute sessions.

The Foodie Virtual Hub series is open to all foodservice and hospitality professionals.

"Up Your Game"
Monday, March 8th at 2pm
With March Madness on the horizon consumers are looking for ways to experience the game, whether it be inside establishments or with to-go offerings. Join two Wisconsin Culinary Specialists as they provide you with innovative ideas to “Up your Game”.

Chef Ryan Nolan and Chef Josh Quinn will present culinary concepts to help your restaurant take it to the next level and increase profits.

Register Now!


Webinar Recordings

Recording of the Dining Alliance Rebate Program Webinar is available to both members and non-members – NOTE: you must be a WRA member to participate in the Dining Alliance Rebate Program.



Restaurant Insights Summit

Recordings of Restaurant Insights Summit webinars are available to Wisconsin Restaurant Association members. You will need your WRA member login information to access the webinars on the Members Only website.

Need help with login credentials? Please contact Carrie Douglas

Past webinars:

  • The Impact of a Positive Mindset During Crisis
    August 19, 2020
  • Riding the Pandemic Storm & Navigating into the Future
    September 9, 2020
  • Purpose and Compassion at Work
    September 30, 2020
  • Effective Strategies for Navigating Uncertain Times
    October 14, 2020
  • Innovative Dining Spaces & Meeting Customers Where They Are
    October 21, 2020
  • Maximizing Your Business for Tomorrow
    October 28, 2020
  • Turning Your Social Media Followers into Lifetime Customers
    November 18, 2020
  • Making Millennials Great…5 Pillars for Building the Next Generation
    December 16, 2020
  • Inside Ghost Kitchens & Pop-Up Restaurants
    January 6, 2021
  • Boost Your Immunity – Protect yourself from COVID!
    January 20, 2021
  • The New Normal: The Restaurant Landscape in 2021
    February 3, 202
  • Surviving the Current Marketplace through Creative Revenue Generation
    February 17, 2021

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