IFT Member Resource Guide

We want to make sure you have the information you need to make the most out of your membership. The IFT Member Resource Guide offers numerous ways to engage with fellow members and maximize your IFT membership experience. Check out some of the services and benefits available to you below.

Get Started

Welcome to IFT

Welcome to IFT
Click here to watch a welcome video from IFT President, Cindy Stewart, PhD, CFS.

Member Profile

Your Member Profile
Take a minute to verify your personal information and preferences.

IFT Events

IFT Events
Search upcoming can't-miss events by event type or date.


Get Connected

IFT Connect

IFT Connect
Connect online with members worldwide.

Local Section

Your Local Section
Attend local meetings and events and engage with professionals in your region.

Divisions

Divisions
Network with members who have similar professional interests.


Get Informed

Professional Development

Professional Development
Stay at the forefront of what's happening in the science of food through in-person and online learning.

Publications

Access Publications
Read about the latest research trends, industry news, food-related issues, and peer-reviewed research.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
Receive the latest food industry updates and breaking news.


Get Involved

Volunteer

Volunteer with IFT
Share your expertise, make connections, and earn recognition.

Recognition

Earn Recognition
Get recogniized for your accomplishments and nominate your colleagues.

Feeding Tomorrow

Feeding Tomorrow, IFT Foundation
Help raise awareness of careers in the science of food and support the next generation of food professionals.


Get Ahead

Career Center

Career Center
Take the next step in your career and find the job of your dreams.

eMentor

eMentor
Shape the career of aspiring food science professionals or seek guidance on your career.

CFS

Become a Certified Food Scientist
Differentiate yourself in your job and demonstrate your dedication, knowledge, and real-world skills.