SENSORY SCIENCE GROUP CONFERENCE 2018 - register your interest

Organised by Sensory Science Group (SSG) part of IFST

IFST Sensory Science Group is pleased to announce that its 2018 one-day interactive Conference will prescribe an invigorating dose of health and wellbeing and explore how sensory and consumer science is adapting to support this growing platform.

The event will comprise presentations, workshops and posters. Speakers from academia and industry will highlight new developments in our understanding of how wellness is perceived; investigate what role the senses play in health and healthy behaviours; explore the practicalities involved in making healthier products; and assess the role of new techniques in improving our understanding in this area.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Dr. Martin Kern, CEO Sensory and Marketing International
  • Martin Yeomans, Professor of Experimental Psychology, University of Sussex

This Conference is essential for Sensory and Consumer scientists working in the Food, Beverage, Personal, Home and Healthcare sectors who want to stay up to date with the latest developments in their field.

The Sensory Science Group Conference typically attracts approximately 100 delegates from a range of industries providing a great networking opportunity for all.

***New for 2018*** A dedicated student flash poster session where students will have the opportunity to present their research to the wider sensory and consumer science community. The winner of the session will win £100 and one year’s free membership to the IFST.

If you would like to present a poster in either the student flash poster session or during the main conference networking session please submit your abstract to Carol Raithatha ( 

More information about this event to follow. 

June 7th, 2018 10:00 AM
University College Birmingham
Summer Row
Birmingham, B3 1JB
United Kingdom

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