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ACF National Convention

2023 ACF National Convention

The 2023 ACF National Convention is being held July 16–19, 2023, at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Save the Date - 2024 ACF National Convention

The 2024 ACF National Convention is being held July 14–17, 2024, at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona.

ACF MasterCraft Summit Series

ACF has developed a new series of educational summits to deliver a higher level of programming in 2022. The ACF MasterCraft Summit Series being held in select cities across the United States features presentations and demonstrations by top industry chefs.

ACF Culinary Educator Summit

Sunday, July 16, 2023 • New Orleans, Louisiana

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ACF Culinary Medicine Summit

Saturday, August 19, 2023 • University of Montana, Missoula, Montana

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ACF Advanced Culinary Summit

Tuesday, September 12, 2023 • The Breakers Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Florida

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ACF ChefsForum Webinar Series

The Secrets of Southern Biscuits

Thursday, April 6, 2023, at Noon EDT

Virginia Willis

Learn about a variety of flours and baked goods including small batch heirloom grain, regional historical mill, mass produced consumer and foodservice as Chef Virginia Willis demonstrates her biscuit making technique and explores the key points of gluten, liquid and temperature. Chef Willis will discuss different biscuit styles and explain how to make this simple freshly made bread work for you in your kitchen. Pass the butter and jelly! Presented in collaboration with Chobani

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