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Wrap Up: 2014 IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo

Join IFT in New Orleans

Thanks to our special sponsor: // IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo® June 21–24, New Orleans, LA Food professionals from all over the globe gathered in New Orleans for the IFT 2014 Annual Meeting & Food Expo® June… Read more

July 11, 2014 11:44 am Kelly Hensel no comments

IFT Cares: Back to Its Roots in the Big Easy

Chromeless Video Player branded for IFT brightcove.createExperiences(); IFT Cares returned to its origins on Wednesday morning, June 25, the day after the Annual Meeting… Read more

June 30, 2014 9:58 am Mary Ellen Kuhn no comments

See You in Chicago for IFT15

ChicagoSkyline

If you thought that this year’s Annual Meeting & Food Expo was exciting, then be sure to join us next year, July 11–14, when we return to Chicago, Ill., for our 75th conference. And if you saw the signs in the convention center, you will… Read more

June 24, 2014 11:51 am Kelly Hensel no comments

Feeding Tomorrow Scholarship Winners Meet Board of Trustees

Did you know that since 1985 Feeding Tomorrow, the foundation of the Institute of Food Technologists, has awarded more than 4,000 scholarships to deserving students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in food science? Just last month,… Read more

June 24, 2014 11:00 am no comments

Feeding Tomorrow Hosts Students from Orange County and New Orleans

Girls Inc.

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June 24, 2014 10:00 am no comments

Adding Science Back Into the Food Conversation

Documentary

With blogs like Food Babe and documentaries such as Food Inc., the conversation surrounding the food system has reach levels never before seen. “Scientists are fed up with the one-sided, short-sighted story that’s out there about food,” said… Read more

June 23, 2014 6:40 pm Kelly Hensel 3 comments

BASF Celebrates IFT’s 75th Anniversary

birthday cake

BASF (booth 5241) created a special birthday cake in honor of IFT’s 75th anniversary. At a ceremony on Monday afternoon, the leadership of IFT and BASF donned the cake with candles and cut the cake for guests and attendees to… Read more

June 23, 2014 4:15 pm 1 comment

Short Course Delivers a Two-Day Introduction to Food Science

On Friday and Saturday, June 20–21, nearly 60 people gathered at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside for the Food Science for the Non-Food Scientist short course, which was designed for professionals working in the food industry but without a food… Read more

June 23, 2014 12:45 pm Melanie Zanoza Bartelme 1 comment

Ardent Mills Mobilizes Innovation at the Food Expo

Mobile Innovation Center

You might say that Ardent Mills has a special vehicle for introducing IFT Food Expo attendees to the company’s innovations. The company brought its new Mobile Innovation Center (MIC) to the show floor in New Orleans and held a press event on… Read more

June 22, 2014 8:05 pm no comments

Africa’s Green Revolution

Jane Karuku

About 842 million people around the world are undernourished, and many of them reside in Africa. One out of every four people in sub-Saharan African is food insecure. Some people say Africa is the continent for tomorrow, but most of the agricultural… Read more

June 22, 2014 6:45 pm Toni Tarver 2 comments

Career Fair Benefits Companies, Students Alike

PepsiCo at the IFT Career Fair

With 23 companies in attendance at the 2014 IFT Career Fair, the multitudes of students and new graduates on site had plenty of options in their job search. While many of the students may participate in other career fairs throughout the year, it is… Read more

June 22, 2014 3:29 pm Kelly Hensel 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

Keynoter Offers Food for Thought on Waste, Hunger, and Obesity

Doug Rauch

To solve the complex and enormously challenging issues of hunger, obesity, and food waste, members of the food industry must reframe their thinking about all three, IFT keynote presenter Doug Rauch, former president of the Trader Joe’s retail… Read more

June 22, 2014 12:04 pm Mary Ellen Kuhn 2 comments

Janet Collins Reflects on IFT at 75

Janet Collins

IFT President Janet Collins welcomed attendees to the 2014 IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo on Saturday evening, June 21, and invited them to travel along with her on a trip back in time to highlight the history of food science and some of IFT’s… Read more

June 21, 2014 8:02 pm Mary Ellen Kuhn no comments

Innova Market Insights’ Taste the Trend Pavilion

Innova Market Insights (Booth 3651) will offer attendees its Taste the Trend Pavilion. Taste the Trend is the place for hard-hitting data on new product trends. The Pavilion has become a true visitor favorite for both R&D and marketing teams at… Read more

June 21, 2014 3:30 pm Kelly Hensel 1 comment

Mintel’s Ingredients and Innovation Zone

The Mintel Ingredients and Innovation Zone (Booth 1641) will feature presentations on ingredient, product, and consumer trends as well as the opportunity for attendees to interact with some of the world’s most successful and innovative products…. Read more

June 21, 2014 3:00 pm Kelly Hensel no comments

Preview: 2014 IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo

Join IFT in New Orleans

Thanks to our special sponsor: // IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo® June 21-24, New Orleans, LA From its music to its museums, its rich cultural heritage to its equally rich cuisine, New Orleans is the kind of city where… Read more

May 23, 2014 4:24 pm Kelly Hensel 1 comment

Stay in the Know at IFT14

Accessing and sharing information about the Annual Meeting & Food Expo has never been easier and more convenient. In fact, there’s an app for that! Additionally, the IFT Live show daily is the resource for in-depth coverage of the event,… Read more

May 23, 2014 1:45 pm Kelly Hensel no comments

IFT Anniversary Event: Diamonds & Donations

75 Years Logo

Sunday, June 22 | 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. IFT’s big anniversary event “Diamonds & Donations” will take place 9 p.m. Sunday, June 22, in historic Generations Hall. Originally built in the 1820s as a sugar refinery, Generations Hall is a… Read more

May 22, 2014 4:25 pm Kelly Hensel no comments

Save $150: Register By May 9

Join IFT in New Orleans

Advance Registration for the 2014 IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo, taking place June 21-24, 2014, in New Orleans ends on May 9. Register by then to save up to $150 on your registration fee! No other food industry event is as valuable in… Read more

May 6, 2014 3:59 pm Kelly Hensel no comments

Registration Now Open for 2014 Annual Meeting & Food Expo

Bourbon Street, New Orleans

You can now register for 2014 IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo, taking place June 21–24 in New Orleans, La. Join thousands of your colleagues from around the world to learn about the newest trends, products, ingredients, processing technologies,… Read more

March 5, 2014 1:07 pm Kelly Hensel 4 comments

Keynote Speaker: Former Trader Joe’s President Doug Rauch

Doug Rauch

Join us at the Keynote Session on Sunday, June 22, 2014, from 8:30-10:15 a.m. to hear from IFT leaders, see what’s new at IFT, and be inspired by our keynote speaker, Doug Rauch, former President of Trader Joe’s. Doug Rauch, renowned for… Read more

February 25, 2014 4:21 pm Kelly Hensel no comments