Association of Correctional Food Service Affiliates

The International Association of Correctional Food Service Professionals

Annual International Conference

September 24-27, 2017

Town and Country - 500 Hotel Circle North. - San Diego, CA

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(Tentative and subject to change)

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Tentative and subject to change 
SUNDAY, September 24
Registration 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Golf Tournament 8:00am - 4:00pm
Family Outing - All day
ServSafe Training 8:00am - 5:00pm
CCFP/CFSM Workshop 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Chapter President's Meeting 4:00pm - 5:00pm
First Time Attendee Reception 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Opening Reception - all welcome 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Dinner - ON YOUR OWN

MONDAY, September 25
Registration 7:00am - 4:00pm
Opening Ceremonies and Breakfast 8:00am - 9:00am
ACFSA Business Meeting 9:00am - 9:45am
Break 9:45am - 10:00am
Keynote Presentation 10:00am - 11:30am
Lunch 11:30am - 1:00pm LUNCH ON YOUR OWN
CFSM Luncheon 11:30am - 1:00pm
Dietitians In Corrections Luncheon 11:30am - 1:30pm
General Session 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Break 2:30pm - 2:45pm
General Session 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Break 3:45pm - 4:00pm
Regional Roundtable Meetings 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Vendor Meeting 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Vendor Reception / Networking / Dinner and Entertainment 5:30pm - 10:00pm
Come spend the evening networking with all the great ACFSA vendors and the traditional reception will transform into a Karaoke competition and other entertainment. Dinner will be provided.

TUESDAY, September 26
Breakfast - ON YOUR OWN
Breakouts 8:00am - 9:45am
Break 9:45am - 10:00am
Vendor EXPO 10:00am - 2:00pm
Break 2:00pm - 2:15pm
General Session - New Facility Builds, What to Expect, When Should You Get Involved 2:15pm - 3:45pm
Break 3:45pm - 4:00pm
Educational Session - Food Service Equipment Panel 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Regional Competition 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Photos 6:15pm - 7:00pm
Awards Banquet and Entertainment 7:00pm - 9:00pm

WEDNESDAY, September 27
Scenic Walk 6:30am - 7:30am
Breakouts 8:00am - 9:30am
Break 9:30am - 9:45am
Breakouts 9:45am - 10:30am
Tour 10:45am - 1:30pm
Lunch 11:30am - 12:30pm LUNCH ON YOUR OWN
Conference Certificates 10:30am - 1:00pm

Golf Tournament:


(Tournament Registration Deadline August 8, 2017)


Conference Center Info:

Town and Country
500 Hotel Circle North. - San Diego, CA
Reservations (800) 772-8527 - Main (619) 291-7131

Book Online
Prevailing Government Per Diem Rates:
  • Single/Double - $149
  • Triple - $169
  • Quad - $189
    *Room reservation cut-off is August 24th, 2017
In addition to the rates there is a hotel service fee of $10/daySelf Parking is $10 per day.

San Diego Attractions, Restraunts, and Coupons:
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