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Go to top of page Friday, July 25, 2014

TimeSessionCEHs
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 AM–6:00 PMRegistration Open
Download iCalendar file for this event 8:00 AM–11:00 AMHands-on Workshop: TBD
Separate Registration Required – Class size limited.
3.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 8:00 AM–11:00 AMHands-on Workshop: TBD
Separate Registration Required – Class size limited.
3.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 8:00 AM–11:00 AMHands-on Workshop: TBD
Separate Registration Required – Class size limited.
3.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 9:00 AM–3:00 PMACF Judging Competitions Seminar
Attendees will receive training on how to accurately judge, score and critique competitors. This session is required for those who are interested in becoming ACF-approved judges and current judges who need to maintain their status. More…
Open to preregistered attendees only.
5.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 1:00 PM–4:00 PMHands-on Workshop: TBD
Separate Registration Required – Class size limited.
3.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 1:00 PM–4:00 PMHands-on Workshop: TBD
Separate Registration Required – Class size limited.
3.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 1:00 PM–4:00 PMHands-on Workshop: TBD
Separate Registration Required – Class size limited.
3.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 1:00 PM–2:30 PMLeadership Training1.50
Download iCalendar file for this event 3:30 PM–4:30 PMCertfication "Matters"1.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 6:00 PM–8:00 PMIce Breaker Reception

Go to top of page Saturday, July 26, 2014

TimeSessionCEHs
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 AM–6:00 PMRegistration Open
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 AM–8:30 AMBreakfast
Download iCalendar file for this event 8:00 AM–9:00 AMJudges and Hot Food Competitors Meeting
This meeting is for U.S.A.’s Chef of the Year, ACF Pastry Chef of the Year, ACF Student Chef of the Year and Student Team National Championship.
Download iCalendar file for this event 8:00 AM–9:00 AMJudges Meeting With Chef Educator of the Year Competitors
Download iCalendar file for this event 9:00 AM–1:00 PMGeneral Session4.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 10:30 AM–11:15 AMNetworking Break
Download iCalendar file for this event 1:00 PM–2:00 PMLunch
Download iCalendar file for this event 2:00 PM–3:00 PMBoard of Governors Credentialing
Download iCalendar file for this event 3:00 PM–6:00 PMBoard of Governors Meeting
Download iCalendar file for this event 3:00 PM–5:45 PMEducational Programming
Download iCalendar file for this event 4:00 PM–4:45 PMNetworking Break

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TimeSessionCEHs
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 AM–6:00 PMDinner Seating - President's Grand Ball
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 AM–6:00 PMRegistration Open
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 AM–8:30 AMBreakfast
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:30 AM–5:00 PMCompetitions
Download iCalendar file for this event 8:30 AM–11:00 AMAmerican Academy of Chefs Fellows Meeting
Stafford T DeCambra, CEC, CCE, CCA, AAC
Stafford T DeCambra, CEC, CCE, CCA, AAC
During this meeting, new members will be introduced and inducted, the past year’s operations will be discussed, and members will talk about future plans and strategies. More…

Presented by: Stafford DeCambra, CEC, CCE, CCA, AAC, American Academy of Chefs chair
Download iCalendar file for this event 8:30 AM–9:30 AMBaron H. Garland Culinary Knowledge Bowl Competitors Meeting
Download iCalendar file for this event 9:00 AM–10:00 AMPremier Culinary Demonstration1.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 10:00 AM–10:45 AMNetworking Break
Download iCalendar file for this event 10:45 AM–11:45 AMPremier Culinary Demonstration1.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 12:00 PM–5:00 PMACF Store and Member Resource Center
Download iCalendar file for this event 12:00 PM–5:00 PMTrade Show Open
National, regional and local exhibitors will showcase their products and services at the trade show. From educational institutions to apparel and boutique products to major label corporations, the trade show offers culinarians the opportunity to network and connect.
5.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 3:00 PM–5:00 PMBaron H. Galand Culinary Knowledge Bowl
Download iCalendar file for this event 6:30 PM–7:15 PMAmerican Academy of Chefs Reception
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:15 PMAmerican Academy of Chefs Dinner

Go to top of page Monday, July 28, 2014

TimeSessionCEHs
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 AM–6:00 PMDinner Seating - President's Grand Ball
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 AM–6:00 PMRegistration Open
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 AM–2:30 PMCompetitions
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 AM–8:30 AMBreakfast
Download iCalendar file for this event 8:30 AM–12:30 PMACF Store and Member Resource Center
Download iCalendar file for this event 8:30 AM–12:30 PMTrade Show Open
The trade show offers attendees the opportunity to connect with national, regional and local exhibitors showcasing their products and services.
4.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 11:00 AM–2:00 PMAAC Spouses Brunch
Download iCalendar file for this event 1:00 PM–2:30 PMLunch
Download iCalendar file for this event 3:00 PM–5:45 PMEducational Programming
Download iCalendar file for this event 4:00 PM–4:45 PMNetworking Break
Download iCalendar file for this event 6:30 PM–7:00 PMChef Professionalism Reception
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 PMChef Professionalism Dinner
Dr. L.J. Minor Chef Professionalism Award sponsored by: MINOR’S®

Go to top of page Tuesday, July 29, 2014

TimeSessionCEHs
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 AM–6:00 PMDinner Seating - President's Grand Ball
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 AM–6:00 PMRegistration Open
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 AM–8:30 AMBreakfast
Download iCalendar file for this event 8:00 AM–9:00 AMACF Competition Forum
This open forum, hosted by members of the ACF Culinary Competition Committee, will include an update on the 2015 classical dish for student team competitions. More…
Attendees will also have an opportunity to ask questions and share their ideas about ACF’s competition program.
Presented by: ACF Culinary Competition Committee
1.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 8:30 AM–9:30 AMPremier/Celebrity Culinary Demonstration1.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 9:30 AM–10:00 AMNetworking Break
Download iCalendar file for this event 10:00 AM–11:00 AMPremier/Celebrity Culinary Demonstration1.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 11:00 AM–11:30 AMNetworking Break
Download iCalendar file for this event 11:30 AM–12:30 AMPremier/Celebrity Culinary Demonstration1.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 12:30 PM–2:00 PMLunch
Download iCalendar file for this event 2:00 PM–3:00 AMPremier/Celebrity Culinary Demonstration1.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 3:00 PM–3:30 PMNetworking Break
Download iCalendar file for this event 3:30 PM–4:30 PMPremier/Celebrity Culinary Demonstration1.00
Download iCalendar file for this event 6:30 PM–7:00 PMPresident's Grand Ball Reception
Download iCalendar file for this event 7:00 PM–9:30 PMPresident's Grand Ball
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