René Redzepi and Yale Join Forces for Chef Leadership Institute

September 24, 2015

It’s called the MAD Institute at Yale.

René Redzepi is a busy, busy person: The chef behind illustrious Copenhagen restaurant Noma is teaming up with the equally illustrious Yale University on a new project. According to a press release, Redezpi is teaming up with the univerity to start the MAD Institute at Yale, a chef leadership program. It is a joint project from Yale and MAD— the international culinary symposium, nonprofit, and think tank founded by Redzepi.

The institute will launch its pilot program in 2016 with “an intensive weeklong summit” featuring six to eight chefs and other top culinary figures…