Feed your future
June 2-5, 2019 | New Orleans, LA

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In its first year, the IFTSA Smart Snacks for Kids Competition challenges students to develop a fun and nutritious food or beverage product targeted at kids and/or teens.
Developing Solutions for Developing Countries Competition

When: Tuesday, 07/17/2018 through Tuesday, 07/17/2018, 02:15 PM - 05:00 PM

Where: McCormick Place - S504ABCD

In its ninth year, the 2018 competition theme is: “Two consecutive years of drought in South and East Africa have resulted in rising food prices and increased food insecurity and malnutrition. With more than 38 million people affected by this drought, sustainable solutions are needed to combat these challenges. Develop a product using primarily drought-tolerant crops for people living in one of the affected countries.”
Come see the six finalist teams present their solutions in 15-minute oral presentations. The presentations will be followed by a roundtable Question and Answer session. The winners will be announced during the IFTSA Closing Ceremony.
IFTSA Student Lounge

When: Wednesday, 07/18/2018 through Wednesday, 07/18/2018, 08:00 AM - 01:30 PM

Where: McCormick Place - S503

Meet up with students and other colleagues at the IFT18 student lounge. Be sure to stop by and pick up your student events brochure and OFG swag!
IFTSA College Bowl Competition - Rounds 7-12

When: Tuesday, 07/17/2018 through Tuesday, 07/17/2018, 12:30 PM - 03:00 PM

Where: McCormick Place - S100 Ballroom

Featuring eight regional team finalists, the College Bowl Competition will take place in multiple rounds of double elimination until a winner is crowned. Everyone is welcome to attend rounds 7-12. The final two-to-three rounds will be held during the IFTSA Closing Ceremony on Tuesday evening.
IFTSA Student Lounge

When: Tuesday, 07/17/2018 through Tuesday, 07/17/2018, 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Where: McCormick Place - S503

Meet up with students and other colleagues at the IFT18 student lounge. Be sure to stop by and pick up your student events brochure and OFG swag!
IFTSA Networking Party

When: Tuesday, 07/17/2018 through Tuesday, 07/17/2018, 10:00 PM - 11:55 PM

Where: Fado's Irish Pub (100 W. Grand Ave)

IFT18 student attendees are welcome to enjoy a relaxed atmosphere of fun and networking with your peers. Please note this event is for those 21 and older.
Student Celebration

When: Tuesday, 07/17/2018 through Tuesday, 07/17/2018, 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM

Where: McCormick Place - S100 Ballroom

All student attendees are invited to celebrate the IFT Student Association Competition Finalists and Feeding Tomorrow Scholarship recipients. Students will also have the opportunity to network, view competition finalists’ projects and celebrate among the best and brightest of IFT. Enjoy this “pre-party” just prior to the IFT Student Association Closing Ceremony. Special thanks to the Feeding Tomorrow Champions and IFT Student Association Sponsors for making this celebration, and many other student opportunities, possible.
The 28th Annual IFTSA & MARS Product Development Competition - Oral Presentations

When: Monday, 07/16/2018 through Monday, 07/16/2018, 10:30 AM - 01:30 PM

Where: McCormick Place - S504ABCD

In this long-standing annual competition, each participating school team develops a new food idea and carries the concept through production and marketing, similar to a commercial product development team. Winners will be announced during the IFTSA Closing Ceremony.
The 28th Annual IFTSA & MARS Product Development Competition - Tasting (Closed)

When: Tuesday, 07/17/2018 through Tuesday, 07/17/2018, 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Where: Hyatt McCormick - Grant Park B

(Closed Session) In this long-standing annual competition, each participating school team develops a new food idea and carries the concept through production and marketing, similar to a commercial product development team. Winners will be announced during the IFTSA Closing Ceremony.
IFTSA College Bowl Competition - Preliminary Rounds (CLOSED)

When: Tuesday, 07/17/2018 through Tuesday, 07/17/2018, 09:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Where: McCormick Place - S505A

CLOSED SESSION. Featuring eight regional team finalists, the College Bowl Competition will take place in multiple rounds of double elimination until a winner is crowned. Rounds 1-6 are closed to the public, but everyone is welcome to attend rounds 7-12 in S100 Ballroom at 12:30pm. The final two-to-three rounds will be held during the IFTSA Closing Ceremony on Tuesday evening