Toronto, Ontario - Humber College’s Canadian Centre of Culinary Arts and Science welcomes the semi-finals of the WorldChefs Global Chefs Challenge on May 25 and 26, 2019. Humber is the first Canadian college to ever host the competition. The winning participants will go on to compete at the Global Chef Challenge Finals during the 2020 Worldchefs Congress in St. Petersburg, Russia.

The Global Chefs Challenge – Americas Regional Semi-Final consists of three categories: Global Chefs, Global Pastry Chefs and Global Young Chefs. Sixteen competitors from Canada, the United States, Mexico and Bolivia will compete across all categories at Humber’s professional-level bake labs, multifunction culinary lab, induction cooking labs and teaching kitchens.


Worldchef Americas Regional Semi-Final Competition


May 25: Global Chef Challenge (room D130)
May 26: Global Pastry Chef Challenge (room D141)

May 26: Global Young Chef Challenge (room D128)


Humber College,

North Campus – 203 Humber College BLVD

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Semi-final participants

Judges and representatives from Worldchefs and the Canadian Culinary Federation


Humber’s Canadian Centre of Culinary Arts and Science, is a leader in culinary education, research and development and apprenticeship training. The Centre features teaching kitchen labs, an on-campus restaurant that is also a live classroom and training facility, and a wine tasting and demonstration lab.


About Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning
Established in 1967, Humber College is a global leader in polytechnic education. Combining in-depth theoretical learning and hands-on experience with applied research and extensive industry connections, Humber provides career-focused education to 33,000 full-time and 23,000 part-time students across three campuses. The college offers a comprehensive range of credentials including honours undergraduate degrees, Ontario graduate certificates, diplomas, apprenticeships and certificates. More than four out of five Humber graduates are employed within six months of completing their studies. Visit


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For more information, please contact:
Nadia Araujo
Media Relations and External Communications Specialist
Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning
416.675.6622 ext. 5479