A cross sector food, tourism and
culture global forum

23 & 24 April 2018 – National University of Ireland, Galway

Matt Percival

Matt Percival is Executive Producer & Commissioning Editor at CNN Vision. Culinary Journeys is a sumptuous and colourful series that gives CNN viewers a fresh perspective on global cuisines. Seen through the eyes of world-famous chefs, the series focuses on key destinations and their unique brand of mouth-watering hospitality.

Insightful, inspiring and entertaining – we provide a unique take on the food and culture that can define a travel hot-spot. CNN’s filming is often timed to coincide with celebrated food festivals and the harvest of a coveted seasonal ingredients – immersing our audience in the flavours that entice travellers to venture thousands of miles to satisfy their taste buds.

Our guides throughout the series, have been some of the world’s most respected chefs and visionaries: from René Redzepi of NOMA fame, to chef and author Alice Waters, Peruvian chef Virgilio Martinez, Italian culinary maestro Massimo Bottura, Mexican chef Enrique Olvera and Asia’s #1 chef Gaggan Anand – to name but a few.

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