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IFT17 Featured Sessions Line-up
IFT17 offers unparalleled programming during three days of networking and collaboration. Join over 20,000 like-minded professionals and see the IFT premiere of the Food Evolution film, participate in a series of critical conversations and roundtables at IFTNEXT, and hear the latest consumer trends on the expo floor.  Click here to see what awaits you!

Learn, Network, and Save with IFT Short Courses!
IFT short courses are a great opportunity to gain practical insights into what you can implement today in your company. Opportunities to network with colleagues and interact with instructors will enhance your experience. Certified Food Scientists (CFS) can earn continuing education hours with each course. Don’t miss upcoming IFT short courses. Courses include:

   Nine Pre-IFT17 Short Courses, Las Vegas, NV • June 23-25
   Microbiological Concerns in Food Plant Sanitation, Chicago, IL • August 8-10

Register early to save $100 per course. Learn more and register for short courses.

Focus Areas & Core Sciences
Product Development
Food Health & Nutrition
Food Processing
Food Safety
Professional Development
Public Policy
Food Chemistry
Food Engineering
Food Microbiology
Sensory Science