Read 1378 times
Rate this item
(1 Vote)

Annual Meeting & Food Expo

For professionals involved in food science and technology, the IFT Food Expo is the single most important tradeshow of the year. That’s why two out of every three people who attend the Food Expo are repeat attendees. With the variety of events and activities being planned for the Annual Meeting & Food Expo, attendees find it easy to reconnect with old friends as well as meet new people.

More than 20,000 of the world’s top food science and technology professionals, representing the most prominent organizations in the global food sector, gather together in Chicago to learn about the most recent product, ingredient, and technology developments, and their potential business impact, as well as to identify trends that shape the industry.

The IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo brings together professionals involved in both the science and the business of food — experts in R&D, product development, and QA/QC, as well as executive management, marketing, new business development, and more — from industry, academia, and government.

Top professionals come together during IFT’s Annual Meeting to speak about the latest scientific developments, the newest innovations, and the latest trends. The Annual Meeting Scientific Program – IFT’s most comprehensive education program – attracts food professionals for three intensive days of knowledge sharing.

Here are just a few of the activities you can expect to take advantage of at the event: Celebrations and receptions, Career Center Live Career Fair and formal interviews, Technical Field Trips, IFT Cares! philanthropic event, Student competitions, sessions, and social events, Activities for new professionals, 5K Fun Run/Walk, Family activities and tours.


various locations, USA

Click here to read more on the United States of America (the hosting country).


Official website:


Other resources:



Additional Info

  • country code: us