Information & Schedule

Information & Schedule

There's so much going on at this year's Competitions event.

Click here to download the guest information pack which is packed with everything you need to know for you visit to the TUCO Competitions at University of Warwick.


Event Schedule

You will find the full schedule in the event brochure when you attend the event, and on the TUCO Competitions App.
Here is a brief summary of key times:

Located in the ground floor entrance of the Rootes building.
    Mon:     1200 to 1700
    Tue:      0700 to 1700
    Wed:     0700 to 1400

Competions Seminars:    
Located in the Chancellors Suite, Rootes building.  No pre-booking required, everyone is welcome to attend.
    Mon:      1400 Revealed! The one social media channel you need to get your message out on campus.  Presented by Campus Life
                  1400 The Launch of the TUCO Carbon Calculator.  Presented by TUCO
                  1500 The Four Key Secrets of creating delicious nutritious plant-based food.  Presented by Forward Foor from the Humane Society International
                  1500 Butchery Masterclass - tips and tricks on getting the most from your meat.  Presented by Bidfood

Bar Skills:
Located in the Arts Centre, Butterworth Hall.
    Tue:      1300 Competition starts
    Wed:     1115 Competition resumes

Barista Skills: 
Located in the Arts Centre, Butterworth Hall.
    Tue:      0800 Competitor briefing, 0825 Competition starts
    Wed:     0825 Competition resumes

Salon Culinaire:
Located in the Rootes Building in the Chancellors Suite.
    Tue:     From 1000 competitors may display their entries (not mandatory)
    Wed:    From 0700 to 1000 Competitors may continue to set up displays
                1000 Salon open for viewing and judging takes place
                 From 1300 results given

Speed Cook:
Located on the 2nd floor of the Rootes building in the Panorama suite.
    Tue:     0930 Heat One competitors arrive, 1000 Heat One competition starts
                1500 Heat Two competitors arrive, 1530 Heat Two competition starts

Cook & Serve:
Located on the 2nd floor of the Rootes building in the Panorama suite.
    Tue:     1145 Competitors arrive, 1215 Competition starts

Cook & Serve Lunch:
    Tue: 1145 Drinks reception for guests in Panorama Bar

Chefs' Challenge:   
Located on the 2nd floor of the Rootes building in the Panorama suite.
    Tue:     1630 Briefing
    Wed:    0700 Heat One competitors arrive, 0745 Heat One starts
                1000 Heat Two competitors arrive, 1045 Heat Two starts
                1300 Heat Three competitors arrive, 1345 Heat Three starts

Located in the Panorama Suite & Butterworth Hall.
    Tue:     from 0900 to 1700
    Wed:     from 0900 to 1600


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