Rethinking the Future of Restaurants

RestaurantSpaces is a community for restaurant development, design + technology leaders.

Unprecedented times demand

an extraordinary response.

At no other point in memory has the restaurant industry had to go through so much adversity and change. But history also teaches us there’s no better time to imagine a completely new way of doing things. Today, we have the chance to build a future better than anything we had before… but we have to do it together.

This is why we do what we do. RestaurantSpaces has become a place that the industry’s boldest leaders in development, design, and technology can truly collaborate and explore the great unknown ahead.

Shying away from the impersonal nature of traditional conferences and trade shows, our intimate gathering is carefully curated and conducive to forging meaningful relationships and the spread of big ideas.

Having access to community, insights, and innovative solutions will be vital on this journey. We’re committed to producing experiences that deliver the things you need.


Let’s build something better, together.

Who Participates

in RestaurantSpaces

Given the intimate format and strategic focus of our experiences, RestaurantSpaces is limited to senior leadership from the world’s top restaurant chains. Those with responsibility/influence over restaurant development and technology.

Job titles include:


Chief Development Officer, VP of Design & Construction, VP of Architecture & Engineering, VP of Innovation.

Chief Information Officer, CTO, SVP of Information Technology, VP of Technology, VP of Information Systems.


“It’s intimate, it’s personal, you can actually talk about things… I think you’ve got a winner.”

CEO, Taco Bell


influence group produces invite-only leadership retreats, virtual roundtables and custom content in a variety of industries.

influence experiences are interactive, personable and centered around meaningful relationships.

Genuine People. Honest Dialogue. Effective Collaboration.