2017 Conference Agenda

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

TIME

EVENT

LOCATION

1230h – 1730h
Pre-conference tour:  Winery & Vineyard Tour
12.30pm   Pick up group from Hotel
1.00pm     Wine Tour & Tasting at Konzelmann Estate Winery
2.15pm     Barrel Cellar Tasting at Strewn Winery
3.45pm     Wine Tasting at Caroline Cellars Winery
4.30pm     Wine Tasting at Colaneri Estate Winery
5:30pm     Return to Hotel
20-30 minutes from hotel
1530h – 1900h
Registration/Information Desk
Brock Main Lobby
1730h – 1930h
National Board of Directors & Branch Presidents Meeting
Canadian A/B
1730h – 1930h
Student Meeting
King George Room
1730h – 1930h
CFE Meeting
Victoria Room
2000h – 2030h
First Timers Orientation
Rainbow Salon
2030h – 2230h
Welcome Reception & Hospitality Suite
Rainbow Salon

 

Thursday, May 25, 2017

TIME

EVENT

LOCATION

0600h – 0700h
Morning Motivation (Walk to Horseshoe Falls)
Victoria Room
(in case of weather)
0700h – 1730h
Registration/Information Desk
Brock Main Lobby
0715h – 0845h
Breakfast
Brock Room
0745h – 0845h
Membership/Marketing – Strategic Planning Meeting
Canadian A/B
0900h – 1030h
 
Education Session:
Global Foodservice – Brian Emmerton, Aramark
Niagara Room
1030h – 1050h
Nutrition Break
Brock Room
1050h – 1200h
Education Session –CAFP Member/Student Presentations (2)
Niagara Room
1215h – 1415h
CAFP 2017 Conference Opening & CAFP General Awards Luncheon
Niagara Room
1430h – 1530h
Education Session:
Women in Foodservice – Lisa McNeil, GFS 
Niagara Room
1530h – 1545h
Nutrition Break
Brock room
1545h – 1730h
Education Session:
CAFP Member/Student Presentations 
Niagara Room
1730h – 1830h
Free Time
 
1830h – 1900h
President’s Gala Reception
Brock Room
1900h – 2130h
President’s Gala Dinner & Dance - "Puttin on the Ritz"
Niagara Room
2130h – 2300h
Hospitality Suite
Elizabeth Room

Friday, May 26, 2017

TIME

EVENT

LOCATION

0600h – 0700h
Morning Motivation (Walk to Horseshoe Falls)
Victoria Room
(in case of weather)
0700h - 1730h
Registration/Information Desk
Brock Main Lobby
0715h - 0845h
Breakfast
Brock Room
0745h – 0845h
Membership/Marketing – Strategic Planning Meeting
Canadian A/B

0745h - 0845h

Student Meeting
King George Room
0900h – 1030h
Education Session:
Food Safety – Jim Chan
Niagara Room
1030h – 1115h
Nutrition Break – Student Branches Poster/Table Display Viewing & Voting for Student Branch of the Year
Brock Room
1115h – 1145h
Education Session: 
Social Media, Phone/Email, In-Person Networking – CAFP Students
Niagara Room
1200h – 1415h
CAFP Student Awards Luncheon
 
Niagara Room
1430h – 1530h
Education Session:
Impact of foodservice in hotel/motel industry – Tony Elenis (ORHMA)
Niagara Room
1530h – 1830h
Free time
 
1830h – 1900h
Walk to Hornblower Cruises
 
Meeting in Hotel Lobby
1900h – 2230h
Dinner at the Falls & Fireworks Cruise
Hornblower Cruises
2230h – 2330h
Hospitality Suite – hosted by Conference 2018 Team
Elizabeth Room

Saturday, May 27, 2017

TIME

EVENT

LOCATION

0630h – 0730h
Morning Motivation (Walk to Horseshoe Falls)
Victoria Room
(in case of weather)
0730h - 1030h
Registration/Information Desk
Brock Main Lobby
0745h – 0845h
Breakfast
Brock Room
0800h – 0830h
Breakfast Education Session  - Richard Weil - Global Restaurant Trends
Niagara Room
0900h – 1030h
Education Session:
Motivation Session – Vittoria Wikston, LuvViTT Solutions
Niagara Room
1030h – 1050h
Nutrition Break
Brock Room
1050h – 1200h
CAFP Business Meeting & Annual General Meeting
Elizabeth Room
1050h – 1200h
CAFP Student Members Meeting
King George Room
1215h – 1430h
CFE Awards Luncheon
Niagara Room
1430h – 1530h
CAFP National Executive Meeting
Lobby Board Room

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