National Convention Agenda

Sat, Jul 13

Daily Agenda
Time Session
Chef and Child volunteer event, for those that are interested in participating, please reach out to Chef Vanessa Marquis at vnmarquis@gmail.com
02:30 PM–05:00 PM Event Registration Soft Open

Sun, Jul 14

Daily Agenda
Time Session
07:30 AM–05:00 PM Event Registration Open
09:00 AM–04:30 PM Culinary Educators Summit (Separate Registration Required)
10:00 AM–11:15 AM Board of Governor’s Credentialing
11:30 AM–05:30 PM Board of Governor’s Meeting
06:30 PM–08:30 PM Welcome Reception

Mon, Jul 15

Daily Agenda
Time Session
07:00 AM–08:30 AM Breakfast
07:15 AM–08:15 AM Northeast Region Vice President Forum
07:15 AM–08:15 AM Southeast Region Vice President Forum
07:30 AM–05:00 PM Event Registration Open
07:30 AM–05:30 PM Retail Space Open
08:30 AM–09:00 AM Opening Session: Announcements and Awards
09:00 AM–10:00 AM Opening Session
10:00 AM–10:30 AM Chapters Supporting Chapters
10:30 AM–01:00 PM Education Break Out Sessions
01:15 PM–02:15 PM Award Luncheon
02:30 PM–05:00 PM Education Break Out Sessions
03:00 PM–07:00 PM AAC BOD/HBOT - American Academy of Chefs Honorary Board of Directors Meeting

Tue, Jul 16

Daily Agenda
Time Session
06:00 AM–05:00 PM ACF National Competitions
07:00 AM–08:30 AM Breakfast
07:00 AM–09:00 AM American Academy of Chefs® Fellows Meeting
07:30 AM–05:00 PM Event Registration Open
07:30 AM–05:30 PM Retail Space Open
08:30 AM–09:00 AM General Session 2: Announcements and Awards
09:00 AM–10:00 AM General Session 2
10:00 AM–03:00 PM Trade Show
01:00 PM–02:30 PM Knowledge Bowl
02:30 PM–03:00 PM Trade Show Happy Hour
06:00 PM–10:30 PM AAC Reception and Dinner

Wed, Jul 17

Daily Agenda
Time Session
07:00 AM–08:30 AM Breakfast
07:15 AM–08:15 AM Central Region Vice President Forum
07:15 AM–08:15 AM Western Region Vice President Forum
07:30 AM–03:00 PM Event Registration Open
07:30 AM–04:15 PM Retail Space Open
08:30 AM–09:00 AM General Session 3 Announcements and Awards
09:00 AM–10:00 AM General Session 3
10:00 AM–2:15 PM General Session 3
TBD Wednesday Lunch
11:30 AM–02:00 PM American Academy of Chefs Spouses/Significant Others Lunch
02:30 PM–02:45 PM Closing Session: Announcements
02:45 PM–03:45 PM Closing Session
06:30 PM–07:30 PM President’s Gala Reception
07:30 PM–10:00 PM President’s Gala Dinner and Award Presentations