SAAFoST 22nd Biannual International Congress


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art Century City Convention Centre, Cape Town, Afrika

The South African Association for Food Science & Technology (SAAFoST) will be holding its 22nd Biennial International Congress and Exhibition from 3-6 September 2017 at the state of the art Century City Convention Centre, Cape Town.

South African Association Food Science and Technology (SAAFoST) 22nd Biannual International Congress and Exhibition coming up in Cape Town in 2017.

The Congress theme, "A hunger for change: innovations, solutions and emerging technologies" highlights some of the global food science related challenges and the need for different approaches to solving them. Two main themes, to some extent linked, will form the focus to tie together all the supporting and crucial aspects of food science. These two core themes are, firstly around food, nutrition and health and a consumer focus (marketing, information, education, trends, the role of media and pseudoscience) and secondly, the fact that all these demands have to be met while ensuring sustainability of the food supply, the environment, resources and a growing world population that needs to be fed nutritiously.

Abstract submissions open!

The Scientific Programme Committee is pleased to invite delegates to submit their contribution to the SAAFoST 22nd Biennial International Congress and Exhibition.

Find abstract information about:

  • Topics
  • Guidelines
  • Commercial appeal submissions
  • How to submit
  • Acceptance/rejection

on the Congress website  and at the following link.

Please note that all abstracts are to be submitted online through the online submission system.

  • Closing date for submission of abstracts: 13 March 2017
  • Notification of abstract acceptance: 5 May 2017