IFT12: Institute of Food Technologists' Annual Meeting + Food Expo
Join thousands of your colleagues from around the world to learn about the newest trends, products, ingredients, processing technologies, and more, and their potential impact on your business. At this year's event, you’ll also find nearly unlimited opportunities to connect with other food professionals — experts from industry, academia, and government who are involved in both the science and the business of food.
This Keynote Session will feature Starbucks president, CEO, and chairman, Howard Schultz, who was named Fortune magazine’s 2011 Businessperson of the Year. Mr. Schultz has taken an active role in focusing public discussion on the importance of job creation to spur growth in the economy through a partnership between Starbucks and Opportunity Finance Network and the Create Jobs for the USA Initiative. He will share insights on the importance of scientific innovation in creating thriving companies and communities, and filling the talent pipeline.
3150 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109