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Make Your Steps Count at the IFT Food Expo!


How can you make the most out of your IFT Food Expo experience as a student?  Spend time on the expo floor!  Meet as many people as you can, focus your time on companies you’re interested in, and learn as much as you can by exploring the latest in products and technology the exhibitors have to offer.

Hear from two IFT students, Matt Cael, and Kirk Smith, as they recount past success on the expo floor and visiting booths, talking with various companies.  In addition, Kirk Smith offers an inside perspective as he shares his experience of actually working in a booth and provides tips and advice for what to expect from exhibitors.

Intended Audience(s): Any student or professional attending the IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo looking for tips on how to make exhibit visits productive
Learning Level(s): Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Non-Member Registration Fee: $25
Member Registration Fee: FREE
Student Registration Fee: FREE
Duration: 40 minutes


Matthew Cael, CFS
Account Manager
Kalsec Inc

Kirk Thomas Smith

Jennifer A Willig