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Strong Past – Growing Future

The Chicago Section IFT (CSIFT) is the first, the largest, and most active Section of the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT). CSIFT was officially formed on January 15, 1941, two years after the Institute of Food Technologists was founded.

Grow Professionally!  Get Involved!  Stay Informed! Expand Your Professional Network!

2023‐2024 Election Slate of Candidates

Chicago Section IFT is pleased to announce the launch of the 2023 Leadership Election. This process includes notifying you of the slate of candidates identified for CSIFT 2023‐2024 Officers and the Executive Committee.

The election is open from March 14‐28, 2023

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April 5, 2023 – Student Day

Information and Registration

April 27, 2023 – New Connections

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May 9, 2023 – Tanner Lecture

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November 2, 2023 -Suppliers’ Expo

Information and Registration

Industry Partner Events

Get Involved—Join our Leadership Team!

The Chicago Section IFT Leadership team is comprised of volunteers from the Chicago area who serve as Officers and the Executive
Committee as well as lead our many committees.

The work of the Section is dependent upon our committees and each member’s contribution and participation on a committee contributes to the success of our Section.

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