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Welcome to the ISEKI-Food Association (IFA)!

IFA is an independent European non-profit organisation, established in 2005 by representatives of university institutions, research institutes, companies and associations related to food, coming from all over the world.

Bridging Education, Research and IndustryThe IFA mission is to support

  • Lifelong learning in the food sector, encompassing both academia & industry
  • Teachers and Trainers to improve efficacy of teaching
  • Students to gain knowledge more easily
  • Industry staff / Food professionals to make use of research results
  • Researchers to facilitate collaboration

in order to assure the best possible competences for all working in the food sector; and thus contributing to serving the consumer with safe and good food.

To see more specific information for different categories of stakeholders in the food area click on one of the following icons:

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  • IFA has been granted consultative status with UNIDO in 2010
  • IFA is founding member of EASPA (European Alliance for Subject-Specific and Professional Accreditation an Quality Assurance, in 2011
  • IFA was elected as Standing Committee of ICA (Association for European Life Science Universities) in 2014



Scientific events with special reduction on registration fees for IFA-members:


 10% reduction for IFA members at INCREase 2017 in Faro, Portugal, 11-13 October 2017


Scientific Workshop of the COST Action EUROCAROTEN entitled: "Sustainable Production of Carotenoids: From Biosynthesis to Biotechnology", 16-17 October 2017, Trogir, Croatia

Significant reduction on registration fees for IFA-members



10% reduction for IFA members on registration fees!!!




17% reduction for IFA members at the 8th Shelf Life International Meeting (SLIM 2017), Bangkok, Thailand, 1-3 November 2017

Abstract submission deadline has been extended to 15 May 2017.


IFA-members get 5% reduction on registration fees for for the Whole Grain Summit. Just contact the ISEKI-Food Association secretariat at office [AT] iseki-food [dot] net and you will get the code for the reduction.











10 % reduction on registration fees at Food Structure Design Conference, 20-22 September 2018, Hungary - website will be available soon!