March 28-30, 2023 |
Las Vegas Convention Center


The Keynote Addresses are FREE for all registered attendees.

Keynote 1 — Donatella Arpaia | Celebrity Restaurateur

Tuesday, March 22 | 8:15 am – 9:15 am

Donatella Arpaia is a celebrity restaurateur, author and television personality. One of the most influential women in the restaurant business, Arpaia will be the featured keynote speaker at International Pizza Expo 2022.

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Keynote 2 — Ken Forkish | Owner of Ken’s Artisan Pizza

Wednesday, March 23 | 8:15 am – 9:15 am


Ken Forkish is the owner of Ken’s Artisan Pizza and Ken’s Artisan Bakery in Portland, Oregon. A James Beard Award winner, Forkish is the author of two books and will deliver a keynote address at International Pizza Expo 2022.

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Keynote 3 — Rocky Shanower | Owner of Park Street Pizza

Thursday, March 24 | 8:15 am – 9:15 am


Rocky Shanower is the founder/co-owner of Park Street Pizza with his wife Courtney Shanower. Together they have built a regional destination pizzeria focused on locally sourced ingredients & seasonal menus in a cozy neighborhood location in their hometown of Sugarcreek, Ohio. The Shanowers created a secondary pizza concept named Bahler Street in 2014. Bahler Street is a mobile woodfired pizza catering company which currently operates near Austin, Texas. Rocky was named “Young Entrepreneur of the Year” in 2020 by Pizza Today.

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