2020 Events

Chefs, students and foodservice professionals will Experience the Power of Connection. Join us at VirtualCon and Nashville in 2020!

New Student Memberships

ACF has a new program for secondary and post secondary students. See if your school qualifies.

ACF Online Learning Center

Learn from the masters with Conference On Demand. Earn CEHs, advance your career and maintain your ACF certification online with the ACF.

ACF Career Center

ACF Career Center

Visit the ACF career center for coaching, resume tips, job opportunities and more.

Become ACF Certified

Become ACF Certified

ACF certification demonstrates skill, knowledge and professionalism.

2020 Competitions

ACF Competitions

All new for 2020, apply now to compete at the National Convention. Applications due by November 1, 2019

Become a Member or ACF

Become a Member of ACF

Boost your career and network with industry experts.

Learn with ACF

Learn with ACF

Find an accredited culinary school program, apply for scholarships or explore apprenticeship opportunities.

Le Must

Le Must® Luxury Condiments

Introducing the first collection of organic single-serve condiments, served at the world’s finest hotels & resorts.

Dell Technologies

ACF Members save an extra 5%

Save on Dell PCs, servers, accessories and more at Dell.com and receive an extra 5% on top of current offers!

American Academy of Chefs

American Academy of Chefs

AAC is the honor society of ACF, representing the highest standards of professionalism in the organization, society and the industry.

At Smithfield Culinary, our experts are always on hand to offer you invaluable advice about how best to prepare, serve and present our products. From on-trend applications to menu suggestions to new and unique recipes, let us be your resource for ideas and insights to help you attract more customers.