Vietnam’s leading international food and hospitality trade show, is set to return from 25 to 27 April 2017 at Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center (SECC), Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – promising attendees a truly international showcase with the largest variety of food, beverage, wines and spirits, as well as other ser vices and technologies.
Back for its 9th edition, this event is once again poised to offer significant networking oppor tunities for businesses to stay ahead of the cur ve and keep abreast of the latest industry culinary trends and product innovations.
WHERE CULINARY AND BARISTA TALENTS EMERGE THROUGH RIGOROUS COMPETITIONS
Going beyond the confines of conventional trade show presentations, Vietnam’s largest international food and hospitality trade event is also a rigorous competition arena where hundreds of chefs and baristas are able to compete in various competitions chaired by an international panel of judges.
VIETNAM BARISTA COMPETITION 2017
The Vietnam Barista Competition (VBC) is a prestigious coffee competition held alongside the exhibition. Since its inception in 2006, the VBC has significantly grown in stature and prestige to become an ideal platform for baristas from across the country to learn from peers and enhance their masterly skills, talent and creativity, competing for the honour of being the finest barista in the nation.
VIETNAM CULINARY CHALLENGE 2017
Organised by the Saigon Professional Chefs Guild, Vietnam Culinar y Challenge (VNCC) has established itself as the Vietnam’s most prestigious culinary competition dedicated to promoting local culinary excellence. The 7th edition of VNCC is THE arena for professional chefs in Vietnam and beyond to pit their
skills against one another in a three-day series of ‘cookoffs’ for the coveted title of Grand Champion.
Following the success of previous editions, many sponsors has reinforced their support of the 2017 event and have continued their sponsorship. Some of the current sponsors are as follows: Fonterra, US Poultry, US Meat, US Potato, Ly’s Horeca by Minh Long, Equatorial Hotel, Victorinox, Nestle, Au Lac Vegetarian food, Hela and Charles Wembley. The competition also receives continued generosity from the premium product sponsor lineup, namely Le Fruit, Café Folliet, Eloma , MacDonald Meats and Nhat Nam Fine Foods.
THE MOST WIDELY-ANTICIPATED TRADE SHOW RELATED TO THE FOOD AND HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY IN VIETNAM AND BEYOND
Vietnam’s most important and comprehensive industry trade show, Food&HotelVietnam provides a value-added platform that spotlights a variety of food and beverage, hospitality supplies, services and solutions designed for the food and hospitality industry. Since its inception in 2004, the event has gone from strength to strength with quality trade visitors and exhibitors increasing tremendously over the years, further solidifying its position as the event of choice for food and hospitality players from across the region.
Organised by Singapore Exhibition Services and in partnership with VCCI Exhibition Service, the event will welcome more than 520 exhibitors from 36 countries and regions (of which 75 per cent are from overseas) – including 16 international group pavilions of Australia, Belgium (3), Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Korea, Malaysia, Poland, Singapore, Spain, Taiwan, Turkey and USA.