For Early Career Professionals or anyone with an interest in Food Science.
We’re just as excited about seeing you develop in your career as a food professional as you are. We can certainly help you achieve and maintain professional recognition which will help you get noticed. More than that, by joining our community of food professionals, you can tap into all the expertise you need to support you in your growing role.
Join IFST to develop your network, be inspired by leading lights in the profession and take advantage of a range of events, activities and benefits all designed to help boost your career.
Associate Member Benefits
- Demonstrate your commitment to the Food Science & Technology sector
- Gain professional recognition by joining our registers
- Record your professional development with myCPD with a 70% discount for all IFST members
Scientific knowledge and expertise
- Access our Food Science & Technology magazine, International Journal of Food Science & Technology and enjoy a 20% discount on most print books available from Wiley
- Develop your knowledge and expertise with our peer-reviewed Information Statements and Food Science Fact Sheets
- Attend over 60 Events, Conferences, Workshops and Technical Visits organised each year
Networking and career opportunities
- Connect with a network of over 2800 food professionals
- Join and engage with our Special Interest Groups, IFST Branches and New Professional networks
- Benefit from exclusive access to IFST Community and network with other IFST members
Not sure what level of membership best suits you?
If you have any questions about IFST Membership Levels and Professional Recognition, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org