CIFST ALT – SAVE THE DATE!

SEPTEMBER 28, 2022 DELTA TORONTO AIRPORT HOTEL & CONVENTION CENTRE SAVE THE DATE! CIFST ALT launched in 2021 as a virtual event that focused on alternative food products, alternative technologies and innovative alternatives to how the food industry produces and...

In Memory of Dr. Jim Smith

It is with sadness that we share the passing of Canadian Institute of Food Science and Technology Past President and long-term member Dr. Jim Smith in December, 2021. Jim was very active with CIFST.  He served two terms as President, led a Governance restructuring,...

Call for Poster Abstracts Extended

CALL FOR SPEAKERS/POSTERS Thank you to everyone who submitted speaker and poster abstracts. Submissions are now closed.  Here are the details for the Poster Board presenters: Poster Boards will be presented two days during the conference: Thursday, June 2, 7:30 am to...

CIFST ALT 2022

CIFST ALT* – A Virtual Showcase, will be returning in Fall 2022 as CIFST ALT* – An Innovation Showcase. This will be an in person event. . Details will be announced in early 2022.

2022 Canadian Food Summit – SAVE THE DATE

The 55th CIFST national conference will take place at the University of Guelph, in Guelph, Ontario from June 1 to 3, 2022. This will be the first, in person gathering of food science and technology professionals in over two years. The Canadian Food Summit will be...

Season of Giving

Food Banks Canada’s HungerCount 2021 report shows that visits to food banks topped 1.3 million, the largest increase since the 2008 recession. This means that every single day of the week, individuals in this country are struggling to provide meals to nourish their...

CIFST ALT Event Schedule Now Available

The event schedule for CIFST ALT has now been finalized and is available for download HERE CIFST ALT takes place on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 from 12:00 to 5:30 p.m. EST. To register. CLICK HERE For details on our event, visit THIS WEB PAGE