The Largest Regional Food Technology Exhibition!
With our largest show ever with over 3000 attendees and a record 515 exhibitors, the hall was full - take a look at some pictures of the event taken by our photographer Porter Myrick - View SN 2011 Pictures!
MIssed attending this year's event or want to search for a particular exhibitor? Download a pdf of the 2011 Buyers Guideor if you are a member of CSIFT (only $15.00!) utilize the online Suppliers' Night Exhibitor Search Feature. This brand new feature, available at CSIFT Suppliers' Night and only to CSIFT members allows you to:
- Search for companies by product, service, address, or name and
- Download the entire exhibitor list into an excel spreadsheet
Use this list as a guide to contacting potential suppliers and adding to your networking reach! It is only available to members of CSIFT, but membership is easy and only $15.00. Go to www.chicagoift.org/members.html to find out how to join! Members can access by logging in as a member and clicking on the members only tab.
Thanks to our Sponsors and Volunteers! None of this would be possible without our sponsors, our CSIFT Committee Chairs and our Volunteers. To view our 2011 sponsors and volunteers, download our thanks from CSIFT Chairperson Jim Anderson. Thanks to SN 2011 Sponsors and Volunteers!
Innovation NOW! Forum!
Did you miss the Forum? This year's theme was "Innovative Food Ingredients and Flavors for 2011."
We heard from 9 different companies about new food ingredients and flavors related to Culinary, Health and Wellness, and Sustainable Sources. Download the Innovation NOW! Brochure
Several of the presenters have provided copies of their presentations for your viewing - take a look and contact them for more information!
Hotel Information - rates good from November 8-12.
Aloft Chicago O'Hare - Special Rate $119.00 go to http://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/IFTshow or call 866--GO - ALOFT and ask for the IFT Suppliers' Night rate.
9700 Balmoral Avenue, Rosemont, IL 60018
Comfort Inn - Special Rate $79.99 - call 847-635-1300 and ask for the CSIFT Suppliers' Night rate.
2175 East Touhy Avenue, DesPlaines, IL 60018 with 24 hour shuttle service to the convention center, Rivers Casino, and area restaurants. Upgraded breakfast included and free WiFi.
Hyatt Rosemont - Special Rate $159.00 call 800-233-1234 and ask for the Insitute of Food Technologists rate. Luxurious accommodations and the latest technology. New restaurant and bar. Close to Rivers Casino with easy access the convention center and area restaurants.
6350 N. River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018