Meetings & Events

2018-19 Meeting Schedule:

See below for the complete list of events for 2017-19.

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September 26, 2018
Moretti's, Rosemont
September 26, 2018 Professional Development Event
Title: Networking 101
September 27, 2018
On Tour Brewing, Chicago
New Professionals: Fall Social
6:00 - 8:00 PM
October 11, 2018
Barry Callebaut, Chicago
CSIFT Membership Event - Let There Be Chocolate!
6:00 - 8:00 PM
October 15, 2018
Revolution Brewery - Kedzie Tap Room, Chicago
October Dinner Meeting
Title: Celebrating OktoberFest at Revolution Brewing
October 16, 2018
Imbibe, Niles
October 16, 2018 Technical Breakfast Event
Title: Challenges in Sugar Reduction
October 24, 2018
Whole Foods
New Professionals: Indian Cooking Class
November 1, 2018
Donald E. Stephens Center, Rosemont
December 10, 2018
Ignite Glass Studios, Chicago
December Dinner Meeting
Title: Glass Blowing Demo & Packaging 101, Sustainability in Packaging Materials
January 14, 2019
Maggiano’s, Skokie
January Dinner Meeting
Title: Food adulteration and prevention. Tales from the trenches.
February 11, 2019
Café la Cave, Des Plaines
February Dinner Meeting
Title: Protein trends- looking at grains in a new light. Pulses, vegetarian/ allergen-free proteins
March 11, 2019
Waterford, Elmhurst
Student Night - March Dinner Meeting
Title: Cross functional ways of working/ communication methods, adapting to change, taking direction, workplace trends, etc.
April 8, 2019
The Estate, Rosemont
April Dinner Meeting
Title: Trends of back to the basics with flavoring- spices, essences, etc. Looking at trends beyond just natural flavors and ingredients.
May 13, 2019
57th Annual Tanner Lecture - May Dinner Meeting
Title: TBD

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