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Program


Tuesday 10 July 2018 – Arrival Day
Location
Expo
Global
Chefs
Challenge
KLCC Central Core
See you on 12 July!
See you on 12 July!
14:00 - 18:00
Asia Presidents Forum
Venue TBC
15:00 - 17:00
Africa and Middle East Presidents Forum
16:00 - 18:00
Europe Presidents Forum
19:00 - 22:00
ICE BREAKER RECEPTION
KLCC Level 3
Wednesday 11 July 2018 – General Assembly
Location
Expo
Global
Chefs
Challenge
Level 3 of KLCC, outside the Grand Ballroom and Conference Halls
See you on 12 July!
See you on 12 July!
08:30 - 8:35
Warm welcome by Andy Cuthbert,
Worldchefs Congress Chairman
KLCC Grand Ballroom
08:35 - 9:00
Entertainment and Parade of Nations
09:00 - 09:30
Warm welcome by Worldchefs President
Thomas Gugler,
Malaysian President and Malaysian VIPs
09:30 - 10:00
Coming Soon!
10:00 - 10:30
Worldchefs General Assembly
10:20 - 10:30
We are broadening our horizons:
let’s introduce our New Worldchefs Member Countries
10:30 - 11:00
THIS IS BREAK TIME!
Enjoy a well deserved break with Dilmah & Nestlé Professional
11:00 - 11:15
Approval of by laws
11:15 - 11:30
Do you want to talk numbers? Here is our Financial Report
11:30 - 12:00
We are Chefs, we have no borders
This is World Chefs Without Borders
12:00 - 12:30
Honorary Members Ceremony
12:30 - 14:00
THIS IS LUNCH TIME!
Are you ready to discover Asia on a Plate?
KLCC Level 3
14:00 - 14:20
YES WE CAN Feed the Planet
KLCC Grand Ballroom
14:20 - 14:40
International Chefs Day by Worldchefs & Nestlé Professiona
14:40 - 15:00
Worldchefs Academy – This Is Worldchefs’ education 2.0
15:00 - 15:30
THIS IS BREAK TIME!
Enjoy a well deserved break with Dilmah & Nestlé Professional
15:30 - 16:30
Embrace the Vision of Worldchefs with our Board
and Committees Members
16:30 - 17:00
Do you want to meet, share and talk? Now is the time!
18:00 - 19:00
The Worldchefs Congress Tradition:
Offcial photography and parade from Petronas Towers
to the KLCC
Petronas Towers
19:00 - 23:00
WELCOME RECEPTION BY WORLDCHEFS
KLCC Grand Ballroom
Thursday 12 July 2018 – Asia on a plate
Location
Expo
Global
Chefs
Challenge
ALL DAY Registration - Level 3 of KLCC, outside the Grand Ballroom and Conference Halls
Opening of
EXPO

The most
beautiful
Exhibition right
before your
eyes!

KLCC Hall 1, 2 & 4
10:30-18:00
The Young
and the
Restless:

Global
Young Chefs
Challenge Hans
Bueschkens
Trophy


KLCC Hall 4
Electrolux
Arena
07:00-12:00


Check
out the
competing countries
here!





Battle of the
Elite Vol. 1:
Global
Chefs
Challenge


KLCC Hall 4
Electrolux
Arena
07:00-12:00


Check
out the
competing countries
here!
08:30 - 9:00
Keynote speaker Alvin Leung
What’s on the Plate:Celebrity Chef 101: A Dummy’s Guide
to Success in Cooking and the Restaurant World

Brought to you by Kaluga Queen Caviar
KLCC
Grand
Ballroom
09:00 - 09:30
Keynote speaker: Marcel Thiele
What’s on the Plate: QuintEssence of Creativity
Brought to you by Koppert Cress B.V
09:30 - 10:00
Keynote speaker: Coming Soon!
What’s on the Plate: Coming Soon!
10:00 - 10:30
Keynote speaker: Dilhan C. Fernando & Peter Kuruvita
What’s on the Plate:Tea Inspired Gastronomy
Brought to you by Dilmah Tea
10:30 - 11:00
THIS IS BREAK TIME!
Enjoy a well deserved break with Dilmah & Nestlé Professional
11:00 - 11:30
Keynote speaker: Edgar Buhrs
What’s on the Plate: Rock’n’Veal
Brought to you by VanDrie
12:00 - 12:30
Keynote speaker: Coming Soon!
What’s on the Plate:Coming Soon!
Brought to you by MLA
12:30 - 13:00
Keynote speaker: Jochen Kern
What’s on the Plate: Malaysian Palm Oil:
A Culinary Advantage

Brought to you by Malaysian Palm Oil
13:00 - 14:30
THIS IS LUNCH TIME!
Are you ready to discover Asia on a Plate?
KLCC Level 3
14:30 - 17:00
Worldchefs is continuously learning
This is the Educator’s Forum – the best meet the best and enjoy:
• Digital accreditation and Global Certifcation
• Global networking
• ROQE; Apply for your establishment to be worldwide recognized
• Sustainability Education
• Train the Trainer
• Worldchefs Academy
KLCC
Grand
Ballroom
15:00 - 21:00
Visit the Expo and check out the Battle of the Elite!
KLCC Hall 4 &
Electrolux Arena
THIS IS YOUR FREE NIGHT!
Friday 13 July 2018
Location
Expo
Global
Chefs
Challenge
ALL DAY Registration - Level 3 of KLCC, outside the Grand Ballroom and Conference Halls

Explore the
new and the
prestigeous

KLCC Hall 1, 2 & 4
10:30-17:00
Battle of the
Elite Vol. 2:
Global
Chefs
Challenge


KLCC Hall 4
Electrolux
Arena
07:30-15:00


Check
out the
competing countries
here!
08:30 - 9:00
Keynote speaker: Richmond Lim
What’s on the Plate:Culinology- Embrace the Future
Brought to you by Worldchefs
KLCC
Grand
Ballroom
09:00 - 09:30
YES WE CAN Feed the Planet
09:30 - 10:00
YES WE CAN Feed the Planet
10:00 - 10:30
Keynote speaker: Rochelle Schaetzl
What’s on the Plate: Ensuring a Sustainable Future for the
Culinary Profession

Brought to you by Nestlé Professional
10:30 - 11:00
THIS IS BREAK TIME!
Enjoy a well deserved break with Dilmah & Nestlé Professional
11:00 - 11:30
YES WE CAN Feed the Planet
12:00 - 12:30
YES WE CAN Feed the Planet
12:30 - 13:00
YES WE CAN Feed the Planet
Discussion with Chris Koetke about Food Waste
13:00 - 14:30
THIS IS LUNCH TIME!
Are you ready to discover Asia on a Plate?
KLCC Level 3
12:00 - 12:30
Visit the Expo and check out the Battle of the Elite Vol. 2!
KLCC Hall 4 &
Electrolux Arena
KUALA LUMPUR CITY HIGHLIGHT!
Here is the chance for you to discover the city!
This Is Your Free Night!
Saturday 14 July 2018
Location
Expo
Global
Chefs
Challenge
ALL DAY Registration - Level 3 of KLCC, outside the Grand Ballroom and Conference Halls

Explore the
new and the
prestigeous

KLCC Hall 1, 2 & 4
10:30-17:00
The one
to Rule
Them All:
Global
Chefs
Challenge


KLCC Hall 4
Electrolux
Arena
07:30-17:00


Check
out the
competing countries
here!
08:30 - 9:00
Keynote speaker: André Chiang
What’s on the Plate: Octaphilosophy: The Eight Elements
of Restaurant Andre - Uncover the most Creative Ideas
Behind the most Creative Chef

Brought to you by Worldchefs
KLCC
Grand
Ballroom
09:00 - 09:30
Keynote speaker: Kwan Lui
What’s on the Plate: Train the Trainer with Digital Learning
Brought to you by At-Sunrice
09:30 - 10:00
Keynote speaker: Megawati Suzari
What’s on the Plate: Halal for Food Service Ingredients and
Compliance throughout the Supply Chain

Brought to you by Anchor Food Professional
10:00 - 10:30
Keynote speaker: Charles Carroll
What’s on the Plate: Essence of Greatness
Brought to you by Worldchefs
10:30 - 11:00
THIS IS BREAK TIME!
Enjoy a well deserved break with Dilmah & Nestlé Professional
11:00 - 11:30
Who’s going to lead the continent? YES WE CAN Feed the Planet
11:30 - 12:30
Where are we going to meet next?
Sydney, Australia – Rimini, Italy – Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates This is the Bid Presentations
and Vote for Worldchefs Congress 2022
12:30 - 12:45
The 2020 Journey Begins
This is Worldchefs Congress St Petersburg
2020 Handing over the Bell
13:00 - 15:00
THIS IS LUNCH TIME!
Are you ready to discover Asia on a Plate?
KLCC Level 3
15:00 - 20:00
Visit the Expo and check out the Battle of the Elite Vol. 2!
KLCC Hall 4 &
Electrolux Arena
THIS IS THE GALA DINNER!
20:00 Worldchefs knows how to party! KLCC Grand Ballroom
Sunday 15 July 2018
DO YOU WANT TO STAY LONGER IN MALAYSIA?
Well, everything is possible: Reach out for us to organize your trip!
Tuesday 10 July 2018 – Arrival Day
Location
Expo
Global
Chefs
Challenge
KLCC Central Core
See you on 12 July!
See you on 12 July!
17:00 - 19:00
Warm welcome to
Bill Gallagher Young Chefs Forum
“Get Together”
before joining the Ice Breaker Reception
Nestlé Lounge
in KLCC
Level 3 room 301
19:00 - 22:00
ICE BREAKER RECEPTION
KLCC Level 3
.
Wednesday 11 July 2018 – General Assembly
Location
Expo
Global
Chefs
Challenge
ALL DAY Registration - Level 3 of KLCC, outside the Grand Ballroom and Conference Halls
See you
on 12 July!
See you
on 12 July!
08:30 - 8:35
Keynote speaker: Warm welcome by Andy Cuthbert,
Worldchefs Congress Chairman
KLCC
Grand
Ballroom
08:35 - 09:00
Entertainment and Parade of Nations
09:00 - 09:30
Warm welcome by Worldchefs President
Thomas Gugler,
Malaysian President and Malaysian VIPs

09:30 - 10:00
Coming Soon!
10:00 - 10:30
Worldchefs General Assembly
10:20 - 10:30
We are broadening our horizons:
let’s introduce our New Worldchefs Member Countries
10:30 - 11:00
THIS IS BREAK TIME!
Enjoy a well deserved break with Dilmah & Nestlé Professional
Meet the Worldchefs’ Speakers!
Nestlé Lounge
in KLCC
Level 3 room 301
11:00 - 11:30
One on One with Alvin Leung from Kaluga Queen Caviar
11:30 - 12:00
One on One with Dilhan C. Fernando &
Peter Kuruvita from Dilmah
12:00 -12:30
One on One with Sterling Halibut
12:30 - 14:00
THIS IS LUNCH TIME WITH DELEGATES!
Get together with Bill Gallagher Young Chefs
KLCC Level 3
13:30 - 14:00
Meet the Worldchefs’ Speakers!
One on One withMarcel Thiele from Koppert Cress B.V
Nestlé Lounge
in KLCC
Level 3 room 301
14:00 - 14:20
YES WE CAN Feed the Planet
KLCC
Grand
Ballroom
14:20 - 14:40
International Chefs Day by Worldchefs & Nestlé Professional
14:40 - 15:00
Worldchefs Academy – This Is Worldchefs’ education 2.0
15:00 - 15:30
THIS IS BREAK TIME!
Enjoy a well deserved break with Dilmah & Nestlé Professional
15:30 - 16:30
Embrace the Vision of Worldchefs with our Board
and Committees Members
16:30 - 17:00
Do you want to meet, share and talk? Now is the time!
18:00 - 19:00
The Worldchefs Congress Tradition: Offcial photography and parade from Petronas Towers
to the KLCC
Petronas Towers
19:00 - 23:00
WELCOME RECEPTION BY WORLDCHEFS
KLCC
Grand Ballroom
Thursday 12 July 2018 – Asia on a plate
Location
Expo
Global
Chefs
Challenge
ALL DAY Registration - Level 3 of KLCC, outside the Grand Ballroom and Conference Halls
Opening of
EXPO

The most
beautiful
Exhibition right
before your
eyes!

KLCC Hall 1, 2 & 4
10:30-18:00
The Young
and the
Restless:

Global
Young Chefs
Challenge Hans
Bueschkens
Trophy


KLCC Hall 4
Electrolux
Arena
07:00-12:00


Check
out the
competing countries
here!





Battle of the
Elite Vol. 1:
Global
Chefs
Challenge


KLCC Hall 4
Electrolux
Arena
13:00-21:00


Check
out the
competing countries
here!
05:00 - 08:30
KUALA LUMPUR CITY HIGHLIGHT!
Departure to the main Kuala Lumpur wet and fish
market followed by a traditional Nasi Lemak breakfast.
Brought to you by Kaluga Queen Caviar
Nestlé Lounge
in KLCC
Level 3 room 301
08:30 - 09:00
Keynote speaker: Alvin Leung
What’s on the Plate: Celebrity Chef 101: A Dummy’s Guide
to Success in Cooking and the Restaurant World

Brought to you by Kaluga Queen Caviar
KLCC
Grand
Ballroom
09:00 - 09:30
Keynote speaker: Marcel Thiele
What’s on the Plate:QuintEssence of Creativity
Brought to you by Koppert Cress B.V.
09:30 - 10:00
Keynote speaker: Coming Soon!
What’s on the Plate:Coming Soon!
10:00 - 10:30
Keynote speaker: Dilhan C. Fernando & Peter Kuruvita
What’s on the Plate:Tea Inspired Gastronomy Brought to you by Dilmah Tea
10:30 - 11:00
THIS IS BREAK TIME!
Enjoy a well deserved break with Dilmah & Nestlé Professional
11:00 - 11:30
Keynote speaker: Edgar Buhrs
What’s on the Plate: Rock’n’Veal
Brought to you by VanDrie
11:30 - 12:00
Keynote speaker: Eric Olmedo & Anisha Chai
What’s on the Plate:The Making of a National
Gastronomy in Malaysia

Brought to you by the Sunway University
12:00 - 12:30
Keynote speaker: Coming Soon!
What’s on the Plate:Coming Soon!
12:00 - 12:30
Keynote speaker: Jochen Kern
What’s on the Plate: Malaysian Palm Oil:
A Culinary Advantage

Brought to you by the Sunway University
13:00 - 14:00
THIS IS LUNCH TIME!
Are you ready to discover Asia on a Plate?
KLCC Level 3
Meet the Worldchefs’ Speakers!
Nestlé Lounge
in KLCC
Level 3 room 301
14:00 - 14:30
One on One with Chef Martin Kobald from Peppadew
14:30 - 15:00
One on One with Alvin Leung from Kaluga Queen Caviar
15:00 - 15:30
Nestlé Professional Culinary Demo
15:30 - 16:00
One on One with André Chiang
16:00 - 21:00
Visit the Expo and check out the Battle of the Elite!
KLCC Hall 4 &
Electrolux Arena
KUALA LUMPUR CITY HIGHLIGHT!
Here is the chance for you to discover the traditional street food and visit Jalan Alor!
This Is Your Free Night!
Friday 13 July 2018
Location
Expo
Global
Chefs
Challenge
ALL DAY Registration - Level 3 of KLCC, outside the Grand Ballroom and Conference Halls

Explore the
new and the
prestigeous

KLCC Hall 1, 2 & 4
10:30-17:00
Battle of the
Elite Vol. 2:
Global
Chefs
Challenge


KLCC Hall 4
Electrolux
Arena
07:30-15:00


Check
out the
competing countries
here!
08:30 - 9:00
Keynote speaker: Richmond Lim
What’s on the Plate:Culinology- Embrace the Future
Brought to you by Worldchefs
KLCC
Grand
Ballroom
09:00 - 09:30
YES WE CAN Feed the Planet
09:30 - 10:00
YES WE CAN Feed the Planet
10:00 - 10:30
Keynote speaker: Rochelle Schaetzl
What’s on the Plate: Ensuring a Sustainable Future for the
Culinary Profession

Brought to you by Nestlé Professional
10:30 - 11:00
THIS IS BREAK TIME!
Enjoy a well deserved break with Dilmah & Nestlé Professional
11:00 - 11:30
YES WE CAN Feed the Planet
11:30 - 12:00
YES WE CAN Feed the Planet
12:30 - 13:00
YES WE CAN Feed the Planet
Discussion with Chris Koetke about Food Waste
13:00 - 14:30
THIS IS LUNCH TIME!
Are you ready to discover Asia on a Plate?
KLCC Level 3
14:00 - 14:30
Meet the Worldchefs’ Speakers!
One on One with Marcus Kohler from Dick Knives
"Sharp Knives are Essential for Your Daily Work"
Nestlé Lounge
in KLCC
Level 3 room 301
15:30 - 17:30
Meet the Worldchefs’ Speakers!
One on One on Butchery Skills with MLA
KLCC
Grand Ballroom
This Is Your Free Night!
Saturday 14 July 2018
Location
Expo
Global
Chefs
Challenge
ALL DAY Registration - Level 3 of KLCC, outside the Grand Ballroom and Conference Halls

Explore the
new and the
prestigeous

KLCC Hall 1, 2 & 4
10:30-17:00
The one
to Rule
Them All:
Global
Chefs
Challenge


KLCC Hall 4
Electrolux
Arena
07:30-17:00


Check
out the
competing countries
here!
08:30 - 9:00
Keynote speaker: André Chiang
What’s on the Plate: Octaphilosophy: The Eight Elements
of Restaurant Andre - Uncover the most Creative Ideas
Behind the most Creative Chef

Brought to you by Worldchefs
KLCC
Grand
Ballroom
09:00 - 09:30
Keynote speaker: Kwan Lui
What’s on the Plate: Train the Trainer with Digital Learning
Brought to you by At-Sunrice
09:30 - 10:00
Keynote speaker: Megawati Suzari
What’s on the Plate: Halal for Food Service Ingredients and
Compliance throughout the Supply Chain

Brought to you by Anchor Food Professional
10:00 - 10:30
Keynote speaker: Charles Carroll
What’s on the Plate: Essence of Greatness
Brought to you by Worldchefs
10:30 - 11:00
THIS IS BREAK TIME!
Enjoy a well deserved break with Dilmah & Nestlé Professional
11:00 - 11:30
Who’s going to lead the continent?
This is the Continental Directors Elections
11:30 - 12:30
Where are we going to meet next?
This is the Bid Presentations
and Vote for Worldchefs Congress 2022 Sydney, Australia
Rimini Italy
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
12:30 - 12:45
The 2020 Journey Begins
This is Worldchefs Congress St Petersburg
2020 Handing over the Bell
12:45 - 13:00
Last but not least
Closing Remarks by Worldchefs President Thomas Gugler
13:00 - 14:00
THIS IS LUNCH TIME!
Are you ready to discover Asia on a Plate?
KLCC Level 3
14:00 - 14:30
Meet the Worldchefs’ Speakers!
One on One with André Chiang
Nestlé Lounge
in KLCC
Level 3 room 301
14:30 - 19:00
Afternoon session: Worldchefs is showing the way of the cooking
This is the “Malaysian Cooking Classes in Schools”
THIS IS THE GALA DINNER!
20:00 Worldchefs knows how to party! KLCC Grand Ballroom
Sunday 15 July 2018
DO YOU WANT TO STAY LONGER IN MALAYSIA?
Well, everything is possible: Reach out for us to organize your trip!
NB! LAST UPDATED ON THE 25 APRIL 2018 – THE PROGRAM CAN CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE