About us

Who we are

International Chefs Association (ICA) is a professional Chefs' association based in New York City.  We are also known as the Big Apple Chapter, the New York city chapter of American Culinary Federation (ACF),  a national professional chefs' organization in North America with more than 17,500  members. We meet every month, and for upcoming events and past activities please refer to the events and newsletter section of the website.

Our Vision

ICA's vision is to support, promote and improve standard of excellence of culinary profession

Our Mission

ICA's mission is to provide an avenue to support members in their journey towards culinary excellence, to network with fellow members, to share new culinary techniques and ideas, and celebrate culinary traditions

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