IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo 2018

Institute of Food Technologists Annual Meeting and Food Expo

15 Jul 2018 - 18 Jul 2018
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McCormick Place Convention Center
Chicago / Illinois / United States of America

Institute of Food Technologists Annual Meeting and Food Expo (IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo) is the largest food ingredients show in the world that brings together the brightest minds and the most respected food professionals from around the world in industry, government, and academia. For professionals involved in food science and technology, this is the single most important trade show of the year. This 4 days meeting and exposition is being organized by Institute of Food Technologists (IFT). The venue of this event is McCormick Place Convention Center which is located in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. The event will be held from 15 July 2018, Sunday to 18 July 2018, Wednesday. IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo 2018 will showcase a wide range of products and services related to beverage, food and food ingredients sectors from the leading exhibitors, for example, soft drinks, fruit juices, distilled water, alcoholic drinks, bakery and confectionery products, groceries, food supplements, aromatizes, ingredients, spices, frozen foods, vegetables and fruits, canned food, dietetic products, dairy products, cheeses,. Over 1,200 exhibitors are expected at this event to showcase their products and services. Over 20,000 visitors are expected at this meeting and exposition. Visitor profile of this event includes food professionals involved in food science and technology.

  Address : 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive

  City : Chicago, IL

  Country : United States of America

  Phone : +1 312-791-7000

  Website : Click here for venue website

McCormick Place Convention Center

Located just minutes from downtown Chicago, the McCormick Place Convention Center is nation's largest convention center with 11 exhibit halls with a total space of 2.6 million square feet, 173 meeting rooms, meeting room space of 600.000 square feet, 4 ballrooms. 3 theaters, parking facilities, accommodation facilities and much more.

Organized by

Institute of Food Technologists (IFT)

Founded in 1939, Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) is an international, non-profit scientific society of professionals engaged in food science, food technology, and related areas in academia, government and industry.

Address: 525 W. Van Buren, Street 1000

City: Chicago, IL

Country: United States of America

Phone: +(1)-(312)-782-8424

Fax: +(1)-(312)-782-8348

Email: info[at]ift.org

Website: Click here for organizer website

Hours

  • Monday : 12:00 – 5:00 p.m. (Expo)
  • Tuesday : 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Expo)
  • Wednesday : 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Expo)

Event at a glance

  Event Type International Trade Show & Conference
  Start Date 15 July 2018, Sunday
  End Date 18 July 2018, Wednesday
  Category Food & Beverage
  Venue McCormick Place Convention Center
  City Chicago, IL
  State Illinois
  Country United States of America
  Organizer Institute of Food Technologists (IFT)
  Web Site Click for official website
  Frequency Annual
  Visitors 20,000+
  Exhibitors 1,200+
  Open to Trade visitors

Future Dates

  • IFT 2019 : June 2 - 5 | New Orleans, LA
  • IFT 2020 : July 12 - 15 | Chicago, IL

Past Editions

  • 25 Jun 2017 - 28 Jun 2017
    Sands Expo & Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV
  • 16 Jul 2016 - 19 Jul 2016
    McCormick Place Convention Center, Chicago, IL
  • 11 Jun 2015 - 14 Jun 2015
    McCormick Place Convention Center, Chicago, IL
  • 21 Jun 2014 - 24 Jun 2014
    Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO), New Orleans, LA
  • 13 Jul 2013 - 16 Jul 2013
    McCormick Place Convention Center, Chicago, IL
  • 25 Jun 2012 - 28 Jun 2012
    Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV
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