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ANFP is monitoring the COVID-19 situation very carefully and will keep everyone updated regarding this event. We are working closely with our hotel partner to ensure the highest standards of safety for all event participants, and to monitor any changes impacting our meeting location. We will keep event participants informed should there be any new developments impacting our events. For now, all standard meeting cancellation policies remain in place.



ACE is designed for CDM, CFPPs, ANFP leaders, industry stakeholders, and corporate partners.
Spend four engaging and motivational days participating in education sessions, networking events, and the can't-miss Expo!

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ACE 2019 Attendees
ACE 2019 Attendees
ACE 2019 Attendees

ACE 2019 Attendees

ACE 2019 Attendees

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ANFP is the nation's leading organization of more than 14,000 professionals trained in the management of nutrition and foodservice programs. 90% of ANFP members are Certified Dietary Managers, Certified Food Protection Professionals (CDM, CFPPs). They manage substantial food and supplies budgets for long-term care and senior living facilities, hospitals, correctional centers, schools, and other institutions that serve large numbers of clients.


The Annual Conference & Expo (ACE) is ANFP's major national conference event. Individuals have the opportunity to attend education sessions, engage with other CDMs at networking events, and meet various vendors at the popular Expo. The conference will engage and inspire you from start to finish!

"It was awesome - I can't say enough how much I enjoyed it and what I learned. For every session I attended I typed up my notes.
By the end I had 12 pages of notes to submit to my boss who was blown away by the content and is going to have me present to my peers in the near future."

- Yolanda R. Vereen, CDM, CFPP, FMP, CFSI