• Unlock the Potential of the Food Science Community

As a member of IFT, you’re a key part of a vibrant community that is shaping the future of the food science and technology profession. Access resources to expand your knowledge and fuel your career. Capitalize on opportunities to connect with peers, explore leading-edge thinking and research, and participate in special events and seminars that will help you succeed.

The more resources you take advantage, the more valuable you’ll find your membership!

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Julie Ruder

Membership in IFT has provided a way to keep up with my friends and colleagues from various stages in my career as well as providing a venue for meeting new ones.

Julie Ruder
Quality Assurance Specialist
Bay Valley Foods
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