Academy for Cultural Diplomacy
The Center for Culinary Innovation & Excellence (CCIE)
IntroductionThe Center for Culinary Innovation & Excellence (CCIE) is a leading institute for the study of culinary tradition and innovation, gastronomy, and cultural diplomacy cuisine. Three different categories of educational programs on culinary innovation and excellence are offered: professional degree programs, e-learning courses, professional development programs (certificate programs). In addition the CCIE provides advisory services to governmental and diplomatic institutions regarding important culinary issues or events.
Our objectives are to extend current research, recipes and culinary experiences with a focus on quality, culinary excellence and innovation. The CCIE is committed to the promotion and development culinary innovation and excellence with an emphasis on an international kitchen consisting of a vast diversity of cultural traditions.