Food & Beverages Conferences

Food & Beverages Trade Shows & Conferences by Country

Camp Logistics and Workforce Accommodation Forum

Date: 23-Sep-14 to 24-Sep-14
Location: Fort McMurray / Alberta / Canada
Develop an effective workforce housing plan in line with your operational budget and elevate your organization as the sought-after industry standard. Whether housing projects cater to oil sands activity, emerging LNG hotspots or traditional mining regions, the challenges and concerns are comparable. However, the successful end-users find innovative ways to fashion lodge life into a workforce-retention vehicle. CI Energy Group’s Camp Logistics and Workforce Accommodation Forum will shed light on obstacles facing your business and offer helpful solutions from leading energy companies and major players in oilfield services. Anticipate lively and informative discussions on a range of relevant subjects including: • Building a forecasting model to determine lodging and logistical needs ...

Natural Colours and Applications in Products

Date: 02-Oct-14 to 03-Oct-14
Location: United Kingdom
This course is designed to benefit those who need to establish a good understanding of natural colours, their application in product systems, the measurement of colour characteristics and colour stability. The course, delivered by industry experts, will provide a comprehensive understanding of natural colours and colouring foods so that delegates can choose ingredients and formulate products with more confidence based on technical knowledge. You will learn about the sources, properties and applications of natural colours in food products. You will study all aspects of the major groups of natural colours, along with the current legislative framework and consumer trends. Characterisation of colours and measurement of stability is an important aspect of product development and you will ...

Caveat Emptor - Beware of Food Fraud!

Date: 10-Oct-14 to 10-Oct-14
Location: United Kingdom
Any supply chain, no matter how simple or complex, can present risks that need to be adequately managed. Food Authenticity is under the spotlight from food retailers, manufacturers, ingredient suppliers, the food service sector, consumers, the media and of course the regulatory authorities. Join the Food & Drink Federation (FDF) and Leatherhead Food Research at this interactive interactive and participative short course, which will highlight some of the ‘due diligence’ checks you should be considering with regards to product integrity, quality and safety, including fraud, adulteration and substitution. How can you ensure you know as much as the seller about the product for sale? This course will also introduce you to the concepts of TACCP in a broad sense covering both Threat ...

Fourth International Conference on Food Studies

Date: 20-Oct-14 to 21-Oct-14
Location: Florence / Italy
The International Advisory Board is pleased to announce the Call For Papers for the Fourth International Conference on Food Studies. The Food Studies Conference will be held 20-21 October 2014 at the Monash University Centre Prato in Prato, Italy. Special Conference Focus: The Slow Food Movement: Impacts, Responses, Challenges The Slow Food movement has provoked two critical challenges for Food Studies. First, does the movement serve to protect local and cultural biodiversity, or does it present a new set of equally challenging threats to both human and plant ecologies? Second, while attempting to resist global consumerism and multinational agribusiness, does the movement produce another kind of consumerism in the commodification of local cultures and biological life? These ...

12th LAPET Latin America PET Resin Trade, Application & Recycling

Date: 20-Oct-14 to 21-Oct-14
Location: Mexico / Mexico
"Pushing Innovation Forward via Lightweight, rPET and Design Creativity!" •Global capacity and potential implications to resin trade •Shale gas glut in Mexico: What does it mean for the petrochemical industry? •Polyester intermediates: market forecast, challenges and analysis •Focus on sustainability and recycling issues & technologies •Potential PET packaging trends: thermoformed trays, beer, liquor, milk •Substitute of PET with PEF: Issues & challenges •Innovation in preform/bottling technologies And more!

The National Women's Show Ottawa

Date: 25-Oct-14 to 26-Oct-14
Location: Ottawa / Ontario / Canada
It’s back! The National Women’s Show returns October 25 & 26, 2014 at the Ernst and Young Centre. Come down for great food, fashion and fun. Shop till you drop at over 250 exhibits showcasing the best selection of products and services just for women. Watch great stage presentations, delicious cooking demos and celebrity guests on Centre Stage. Don’t miss the Ultimate Girl’s Day Out. Buy your tickets online today at


Date: 27-Oct-14 to 29-Oct-14
The GLOBALG.A.P. SUMMIT is a gathering of the world’s leading decision makers, food safety experts and professionals from all areas and sectors of the food and food service industries, both public and private, local and global, small and large. The GLOBALG.A.P. Community is committed to developing intelligent solutions for advancing and spreading the principles that GLOBALG.A.P. Certification, tools and services are built on. The conference offers a unique platform to network, share, and discuss the latest developments in Good Agriculture and Aquaculture Practices with a strong focus on the future of the industry. Join us in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates and the gateway to the Middle East, for 3 days packed with keynote presentations, roundtable discussions, ...

RDC 2014 - Rural Development Conference 2014

Date: 05-Nov-14 to 07-Nov-14
Location: Bangkok / Thailand
This highly exciting and challenging international Conference is intended to be a forum, discussion and networking place for academics, researchers, professionals, administrators, educational leaders, policy makers, industry representatives, advanced students, and others.

The National Women's Show Toronto

Date: 07-Nov-14 to 09-Nov-14
Location: Toronto / Ontario / Canada
Come shop ‘til you drop at the National Women’s Show. With over 450 exhibits offering food, wellness, beauty, travel and entertainment ideas you’ll find everything you need for the ultimate girl’s day out! Bring your friends and be entertained by fashion shows, celebrity guests, free makeovers, and cooking stage demos. Ask the experts for advice about hairstyles, make-up and fitness and see the newest things to hit the market for women. Don’t miss out on all the fun. For more information, visit

North America PET Markets, Trade, Recycling

Date: 12-Nov-14 to 13-Nov-14
"Growth of Imported PET materials from Asia & competitiveness of the US market" Key highlights •Will North America be chronically oversupplied with imports from Asia – perspective from China, India , Mexico •Major projects coming on board •RPET market trends , Maintaining quality of RPET •PET Sheet & Thermoformed packaging •Growth in PET packaging for Energy drinks •Raw Material prices