ExpoCulinaire will feature the Worldchefs accredited 22nd Emirates International Salon Culinaire alongside a new trade exhibition for Chefs, Bakers, Cooks and Pastry Chefs. Held at Expo Centre Sharjah, a natural hub for the Northern Emirates and located just 12 minutes from Dubai International Airport, ExpoCulinaire will change the landscape of foodservice catering industry in the UAE and the wider region. The Salon Culinaire competition was previously part of Gulfood in late February and by running 4-6 March, the Q1 slot for the region’s most established competition has been maintained and it will continue to thrive.
The event for Chefs, Bakers & Cooks
Featuring the 22nd Emirates International Salon Culinaire
WHAT IS EXPOCULINAIRE 2019?
THE BIGGEST CULINARY COMPETITIONS & EXHIBITION IN UAE
A PLATFORM FOR THE REGION’S CULINARY COMMUNITY
ExpoCulinaire will use the culinary competition as an anchor event to have the largest gathering of chefs in the Middle East to mix with the wider foodservice community with competitions, demonstrations, education and training for all levels. Supply chain, preparation, cooking, presentation and serving will be hot topics as the exhibition provides suppliers and manufacturers the best opportunity in the market to reach their target audience. You will not find another offering in the region that will together bring so many dedicated kitchen based professionals.
The 22nd Emirates International Salon Culinaire
BRINGING TOGETHER CHEFS, PASTRY CHEFS, BAKERS AND COOKS
Don’t miss out on the most challenging professional cooking event of the year. The globally renowned Emirates International Salon Culinaire is a series of practical and display-based culinary competitions; entry to which is open to professional chefs, pastry chefs, cooks, and bakers. Established in 1990, some of the competitions (classes) are designed for entry by a single competitor and others are designed as team events. Organised and delivered by the Emirates Culinary Guild, the salon serves to inspire and encourage young chefs to continue striving for ever upward improvement in their daily work practice. Competitors will be judged by a panel of 20 international adjudicators, each one of whom is an approved international judge of the World Association of Chefs Societies (www.worldchefs.org) and every creation is judged by the panel according to its international merit.
EXPO CENTRE SHARJAH
AT THE FOREFRONT OF TRADE FAIRS, EXHIBITIONS AND CONVENTIONS IN THE REGION
Located in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Expo Centre Sharjah naturally commands a strategic position at the heart of the region’s business and commercial hub. As a stable and dynamic country, the UAE is an established gateway to the Middle East and beyond into the CIS region, North Africa and the Indian Subcontinent. Established in 1977 by the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Expo Centre Sharjah was the first facility of its kind in the UAE and today, with its recent expansion, is at the forefront of trade fairs, exhibitions and conventions in the region.