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Make a Good Gumbo Game Winners

Make A Good Gumbo Game

During the 2014 IFT Food Expo, we invited you to participate in a friendly competition that celebrates the local cuisine, while helping you get the greatest amount of value for your time at our event. Using the IFT14 mobile app, attendees visited… Read more

July 11, 2014 10:32 am Kelly Hensel no comments

IFTSA 2014 Student Competition Winners

Disney–IFTSA Product Development Competition

Congratulations to all the IFT Student Association 2014 Competition Winners! And thanks to all the finalist teams that participated. Product Development Competition, sponsored by Mars: 1st place: Cornell University—Popples 2nd place:… Read more

June 24, 2014 10:33 am Kelly Hensel no comments

Evan Turek Scholarship Winners Recognized at Division Social

Evan Turek was an exceptional mentor who was dedicated to helping shape the next generation of food science scientists and developing leaders in the field. This year, thanks in part to two generous companies, Feeding Tomorrow was able to award two… Read more

June 23, 2014 12:00 pm no comments

Fun Run participants raise $107,000 for Feeding Tomorrow

Fun Run finish line

About 550 runners and walkers braved puddles, humidity, and the threat of more rain in Audubon Park this morning for the 14th Annual IFTSA and Feeding Tomorrow Fun Run and Walk, which raises money to support Feeding Tomorrow’s scholarship fund…. Read more

June 23, 2014 11:56 am Melanie Zanoza Bartelme 1 comment

Make a Good Gumbo Winners for Sunday

The Sunday winners of the Make a Good Gumbo contest are: Michael Williamson, Partner from Polsinelli Robin Mozzillo, R&D Manager from Pizza Hut Make sure to play again tomorrow for another chance to win! Download the mobile app to… Read more

June 22, 2014 5:04 pm no comments

Events, Competitions Will Keep Students Busy in NOLA

If you are a student and looking for events to connect with your peers you’ve come to the right place. These events not only help you network with industry professionals, but they also provide ways to advance your professional and technical… Read more

June 22, 2014 12:45 pm Kelly Hensel no comments

Student Product Developers Ready to Mix It Up in New Orleans

Get ready for some heated competition when finalists from six universities participate in the final phases of the 2014 IFT Student Association & Mars Product Development Competition in New Orleans. This annual competition, which made its debut… Read more

June 22, 2014 12:30 pm Mary Ellen Kuhn no comments

Competing to Serve the Greater Good

The annual IFT Student Association (IFTSA) Developing Solutions for Developing Countries competition is well aligned with one of IFTSA’s important goals: engaging student members from around the global to employ their scientific skills in service… Read more

June 22, 2014 12:00 pm Mary Ellen Kuhn no comments

Disney Contest Finalists Deliver Fun + Health + Innovation

Healthy snacks and fun Disney characters come together in this annual event—the Disney-IFTSA (IFT Student Association) Product Development Competition. The competition, now in its sixth year, challenges student teams to develop a nutritious,… Read more

June 22, 2014 11:30 am Mary Ellen Kuhn no comments

A Trio of Standouts on the Food Expo Floor

2014 IFT Food Expo Innovation Award

Chromeless Video Player branded for IFT brightcove.createExperiences(); As you’re walking the expansive Food Expo floor, it’s a near certainty that you’ll see some novel… Read more

June 22, 2014 10:30 am Bob Swientek no comments

C. Patrick Dunne Receives Appert Award

C. Patrick Dunne

C. Patrick Dunne, Ph.D., Retired Senior Advisor in Advanced Processing and Nutritional Biochemistry for the Dept. of Defense Combat Feeding Directorate at the U.S. Army Research Center, was honored as the recipient of the 2014 Nicolas Appert Award… Read more

June 21, 2014 7:46 pm Kelly Hensel 2 comments

2014 IFT Fellows

Diane Barrett

Fellow is a unique professional distinction conferred on individuals with outstanding and extraordinary qualifications and experience for their contributions to the food science and technology field. The nominee must have been an IFT member for 15… Read more

June 21, 2014 6:00 pm Kelly Hensel no comments

Phi Tau Sigma & IFT Announce Division Posters Winners

On Saturday afternoon, Phi Tau Sigma and IFT paid tribute and awarded student finalists of the division poster competition. Students from many universities across the globe received certificates and awards in various categories based on the division… Read more

June 21, 2014 4:50 pm Kelly Hensel no comments

Make a Good Gumbo Game

Make A Good Gumbo Game

For four days in June, food professionals from all over the world will gather in New Orleans—a city renowned for its rich culinary traditions. We invite you to participate in a friendly onsite competition that celebrates the local cuisine, while… Read more

May 23, 2014 11:39 am Kelly Hensel no comments