Every year since 1978, IACP has hosted a conference which brings food professionals together for networking, career-building, education, and the latest in food and media trends. Learn more about our past several conferences and check out our dedicated conference site for more information on the 2019 conference.


37th Annual IACP Conference
Washington, D.C
March 27-29, 2015

Conference photos
List of 2015 IACP Awards Winners

Media Coverage:

The Washington Post: “José Andrés gets political at food conference in D.C.”

The Washington Post: “For ailing cooking star Jacques Pépin, a cornucopia of cakes”


35th Annual IACP Conference
San Francisco, CA
April 6-9, 2013

Conference photos
List of 2013 IACP Awards Winners

Media Coverage:

Inside Scoop SF coverage of the 2013 Awards: “IACP announces 2013 awards: Bouchon Bakery, Charles Phan among the winners”

2013 Awards in San Jose Mercury News: “Bay Area winners of IACP culinary, cookbook awards”

2012 IACP: The Fashion of Food at Millennium Hotel - New York, N

34th Annual IACP Conference
New York, NY
March 29-April 12, 2012

List of 2012 IACP Awards Winners

Media Coverage:

Institute of Culinary Education: “ICE at the 2012 International Association of Culinary Professionals Annual Conference”

Institute of Culinary Education: “International Association of Culinary Professionals at ICE”


All past IACP conferences

Click here to see the complete list of conferences since 1978.