Divisions are special interest groups focusing on specific areas of food science and technology, bringing together IFT member talent and knowledge to explore important topics, solve problems and help one another in the advancement of food science and technology.
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Members are able to join the Divisions of their choice. With over 24 Divisions to choose from, you will be joining a robust and engaged community of peers representing over 76 counties. Not a member yet? No problem, you can join online today.
IFT Divisions help to develop and promote careers in the science of food by supporting Feeding Tomorrow student scholarships and travel grants.
IFT Connect is the virtual home of IFT’s Divisions. It’s an online community supporting food professionals from around the globe. Make new connections, participate in discussions, and engage with colleagues who are contributing to the shared knowledge of the food science community.
IFT Divisions are influential sources for developing content that promotes science, technology and their application. Division members are content matter experts who develop year-round education including sessions and abstracts for the annual event, technical research competitions, and webcasts.
Division members advocate by addressing issues faced by professionals in the industry and influence outcomes that support the advancement of new science and technology. Division members acknowledge exceptional work and achievements of their members with awards and other recognition.
Click the links below to visit IFT Connect and learn more about joining each group.