Our focus at CAFP is to provide ongoing continuing education and lifelong learning experiences for our diverse membership.
2016 CAFP National Conference
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Thursday, May 12th , 2016 through Saturday, May 14th, 2016
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Our members consist of industry executives, food service suppliers, operators, manufacturers, sales professionals, educators, chefs, government employees from all levels, members of the military, consultants, health care dietitics, institutional feeding, and hospitality. All have equal voice and are encouraged to be active in the association, at both levels. Connect With Us
CAFP is a fun, dynamic, strong association that is growing.
It provides networking for foodservice professionals to help build professional and personal relationships in an informal environment and encourages mentoring relationships. This unique environment is something that you won’t find anywhere else in the foodservices industry! Connect With Us
Who We Are?
Our focus at CAFP
is to provide ongoing continuing education and lifelong learning experiences for our diverse membership. CAFP offers excellent educational programs at our branch meetings and our annual national conferences to help foodservice professionals become familiar with current standards and trends. As well, as part of our membership package, members are offered complementary subscriptions to top Canadian foodservice publications.
What do We Do?
The Canadian Association of Foodservice Professionals (CAFP)
Originally founded over 110 years ago, has withstood the test of time by maintaining its relevance in a continually changing business environment. By listening to our members, tracking their needs, and those of the foodservice and hospitality industry, we have adapted our programs to meet these evolving requirements. CAFP is one of the originators of change management.
Where to find Us?
We honour our commitment to the foodservice industry through our support of Student Branches and provide numerous bursaries to deserving students each year - both at the Branch and National levels. CAFP encourages students in related foodservices programs to become the leaders of tomorrow, today. Many of our student members find employment opportunities though their CAFP experiences and become industry leaders. Contact Us
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CAFP also provides all industry professionals opportunities to attain professional credentialing with the Credentialed Foodservice Executive (CFE) Program - representing an individual's achievement, knowledge, and dedication throughout a career.
Our program is recognized as the industry standard by the Canadian Human Resource and Tourism Council (CHRTC).
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A Welcome Message From Our President
The countdown to Conference 2016 is on!
The Conference committee led by Peter Lam RD, CFE is finalizing the details to what will be an exciting conference. This is the opportunity for professionals to re-connect with familiar faces, but more importantly, this is the place to connect with new industry professionals- a potential employer, a potential employee, a potential customer, or a potential vendor. You can do all of this while developing yourself professionally among the beauty of the Rocky Mountains at the Kananaskis Resort. Mark your calendar for May 11-14th!
CAFP has recently launched a series of webinars to help our members develop themselves personally and professionally. Our members also have access to our Membership Roster and Job Board to help them connect.
We offer you professional resources to help you Learn, Network, & Grow.
For more information on membership and for any questions, please contact email@example.com.
Consider being part of this dynamic group!
Andrea Gillespie RD, CFE
Join now & grow with us! Together we will be on the cutting-edge of the "hospitality" industry.
We provide a unique opportunity for food and hospitality services professionals from coast to coast to meet and develop...Read more