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Setting Up a Remote Catering & Workforce Housing Basecamp

Kermit Pemberton  (Owner, Temporary Kitchens 123)

Location: Ignite Stage 1 (in Exhibit Hall)

Date: Wednesday, February 14

Time: 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

Pass Type: All Access, CS Conference Pass, CS Premium Pass, Combined CS/TSE Education Pass, Exhibit Hall Only, TSE Conference Pass, TSE Premium Pass - Get your pass now!

Track: CS-Culinary Business & Operations, CS-Off-Premise Catering

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: All

Remote catering event operations and basecamps are essential for supporting workers or attendees in isolated locations, such as construction sites, special events, mining operations, or disaster relief efforts. These camps serve as the backbone for workforce personnel, offering shelter, food, and a central base hub. In this step-by-step session, we will explore the critical aspects of setting up a complete remote catering event and basecamp operation, including a detailed list of equipment that can be rented to support the efforts of remote catering, remote housing, and life support.