A Matter of Importance

IFT’s Annual Event and Food Expo is one of the largest events of its kind bringing together science of food professionals from around the globe representing all segments of the science of food profession—research and design, ingredients, safety and quality, technology, equipment, processing, packaging, manufacturing, suppliers and buyers, policy makers, and academics—all converging with the intention to inspire and transform collective knowledge into innovative solutions to help advance our planet’s food safety, nutrition, and sustainability.

At IFT18, you will question and discover, break boundaries and redefine, be challenged and inspired, and network and connect. Advance your career, your business, the profession, and the future of food all in four transformative days.

IFT18—Where we come together to advance the science of food.

Experience powerful, provocative presentations, panel discussions, and debates exploring important and timely topics in the science of food.

Fuel your passion for the science of food. Attend and participate in IFTNEXT presentations, discussions and debates tackling important and sometimes controversial topics.

Immerse yourself in endless opportunities to expand your network and learn what’s next from the largest and most diverse concentration of global food industry suppliers.