If you are not able to attend the National Restaurant Association's Restaurant-Hotel/Motel Show 2006 in Chicago, then you can listen to the Podcast Grill:
"This year is a show you will not want to miss. The NRA (National Restaurant Association Show) is the largest that it has ever been! What even more awesome is that we will be live on the show floor hosting and posting our podcasts.
Ten exciting episodes with wrap-ups and so much news you won't want to miss it."
link: Podcast Grill
The NRA also has a site with reports from the 2006 Show in Chicago with interviews, video, exhibitor index, and more: