2018 State Convention
August 3 - 5, 2018
Houston, TX
 
Select the Titles Below for Session Information
Friday, August 3rd 
   12:00 - 5:00 pm Convention Registration Sheraton Brookhollow - Cypress Meeting Room
   1:00 - 3:00 pm Pre-Conference Workshop Culinary Institute LeNotre
   6:00 - 9:00 pm Welcome Ice Breaker - Hot Dog Challenge Good Dog Houston
   9:00 - 11:00 pm Hospitality Suite Sheraton Brookhollow
Saturday, August 4th 
   6:30 - 8:00 am  Breakfast Ballroom EFG
   8:00 - 9:30 am General Session Ballroom D
   
   10:00 - 11:30 am Where's the Beef? ... You Decide! Jasmine 1 & 2
   10:00 - 11:30 am  Nailing the Interview - What GMs Look For Magnolia
   10:00 - 11:30 am TCA Top Chef Challenge Ballroom BC
   12:00 pm Awards Luncheon Ballroom D
   1:30 - 2:30 pm Pastry Demo by Chefs Robert Alger & Christy Ho Jasmine 1 & 2
   1:30 - 2:30 pm Journey Through Culinary School - Then & Now Magnolia
   1:30 - 2:30 pm  Texas Cheese & Wine Pairings Ballroom BC
   2:45- 4:15 pm Keynote: Master Chef Victor Gielisse, CMC  Ballroom D
   4:15 - 4:45 pm Sub Zero - Liquid Nitrogen Demonstration Ballroom Foyer
   
   6:00 - 7:00 pm President's Reception Houston Racquet Club
   7:00 - 9:00 pm President's Dinner Houston Racquet Club
   9:30 - 11:00 pm Hospitality Suite Sheraton Brook Hollow
Sunday,  August 5th
   6:00 - 7:00 am Motivating the Mind & Body Ballroom D
   6:30 - 8:00 am Breakfast Ballroom EFG
   
   8:00 - 9:30 am SnapInstaBook & Food Photography Magnolia
   8:00 - 9:30 am Cannabis & Culinary - The New Frontier Jasmine 1 & 2

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A Pursuit Of Culinary Excellence

The Texas Chefs Association (TCA) is a chapter of the American Culinary Federation.  The TCA is comprised of 12 dynamic chapters operating in cities across Texas.  Our association provides members with timely seminars, networking tools, and professional advancement opportunities to help them further their goals within the food service industry.

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