Restaurant Technology Network's


March 11, 2024 | Paris Las Vegas

Seeking innovative new solutions from RTN members for the hottest stage in hospitality!

The Restaurant Technology Network (RTN) is dialing up the heat for its members this year, with its inaugural Ring of Fire competition, which seeks out the most innovative, impactful new solutions from established technology companies and puts them on stage at MURTEC to share their smoking-hot tech.

Deadline to Submit Your Application: January 26, 2024


RTN’s Ring of Fire at MURTEC 2024 is open to current RTN supplier members at  Platinum, Allied and Supporting levels.*
*RTN membership must be current and valid through March 31, 2024. 

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RTN's Ring of Fire Rewards


All Applicants Receive:

  • Exposure to RTN's Board of Governors
    RTN's restaurant leadership Board -- made up of top QSR and FSR brands -- will review all submissions and select the finalists that advance to MURTEC.

  • Chance to advance to MURTEC 2024
    Ring of Fire selected Finalists advance & receive the below rewards.

Finalists Receive:

  • Pre-MURTEC media buzz: HT, RTN and MURTEC will be making big buzz leading up to the main event. All finalists receive a logo-branded social graphic announcing their placement in RTN’s Ring of Fire competition. Finalists are promoted on HT & RTN LinkedIn channels, and at MURTEC event.

  • 5 minutes to pitch your solution live on a MURTEC stage.  Tell restaurant executives and technology partners about your hot innovation. Exact session time to be finalized. 

  • 1 Pass to MURTEC  for your speaker to present in RTN's Ring of Fire and attend the 3-day MURTEC event.

  • A chance to walk away with the winning title & trophy.

Winner Receives:

  • Live recognition & reward at MURTEC 2024.

  • RTN’s Ring of Fire Trophy

  • Editorial coverage of the winner on HT & RTN websites.

  • A winner’s branded logo and social graphic, published on HT & RTN social media and provided to the winner for promotional use.

  • RTN Town Hall virtual event and speaking role. Be featured in a special edition RTN Town Hall with Ring of Fire coverage, hosted by RTN virtually in April 2024.

  • Priceless bragging rights to play up your big win via your own marketing channels.

Submit your application! Deadline to apply January 26, 2024. Your application fee is $395.* All submissions are reviewed by RTN's Board of Governors. 

*Application fees are non-refundable.

Deliver Your 5-Minute Pitch Live at MURTEC!
RTN Ring of Fire Session Details: 

  • Monday, March 11, 2024 (exact session time & duration to be finalized)
  • Each participant will have 5 minutes to pitch to a live audience of restaurant technology executives .
  • Live audience votes and the Ring of Fire winner is announced.

Enter RTN's Ring of Fire at MURTEC 2024!

Don’t miss your chance to showcase your innovative solution and become a featured speaker at the industry’s most anticipated event of the year!

MURTEC (Multi-Unit Restaurant Technology Conference) is produced annually by Hospitality Technology and brings together 400+ top restaurant technology execs & 80+ industry solution providers.  Visit www.murtec.com for more information.