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13 Feb SAAFoST KZN Presentation
Hillcrest, KZN
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5 Mar SAAFoST Northern Branch Lecture Afternoon
"Take Control of Your Precious Health"
Speaker: Prof Nola DippenaarDepartment of Food Science, University of Pretoria
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10 Apr SAAFoST Cape Branch Event Notice
Chocolate and Wine Pairing
Speaker: Pieter de Villiers
BIDFoods Centre of Excellence, Montague Gardens
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20 May SAAFoST Northern Branch Meeting
"What is species determination? A focus on cross-contamination and adulteration"
Speaker: Dr Harris Steinman
Department of Food Science, Old Agriculture Building, University of Pretoria
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30 May SAAFoST Northern Branch Lecture
Innovations in Extrusion: Configuring a multi-operation, low-shear, semi-cold process for novel and nutritious products
Speaker: International Grain Scientist and Expert, Dr Sajid Alavi
The Willows, Pretoria
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25 Jul SAAFoST Sensory Forum Northern Branch Lecture Event Invite
30 Jul SAAFoST Cape Branch Event
The nutrition situation in South Africa with a specific focus on salt intake, about salt reduction initiatives, including the launch of Salt Watch SA as well as about salt regulations and the impacts on the food industry
Speaker: Erika Ketterer
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30 Sep SAAFoST Northern Branch - Tour, Lecture & BGM
Brining - making frozen food a better proposition
Speaker: Mr Kevin Lovell.CEO, South African Poultry Association (SAPA)
3M South Africa, Johannesburg
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2 Oct SAAFoST Cape Branch: BGM/Event Notice
What is species determination? A focus on cross-contamination and adulteration.
Speaker: Dr Harris Steinman
BidFoods Centre of Excellence, Montague Gardens
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7-9 Oct SAAFoST 2013 Congress
Out of Africa: Global Food Science Solutions
CSIR International Conference Centre, Pretoria
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26 Nov Cape Branch Curries Of The World Cook-Off Competition
BidFoods Centre of Excellence, 4 Pepper Place, Rainbow Park Phase II, Montague Gardens
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28 Nov New Food Product Launch 2013
"Nutritious lunchboxes"
Food Technology Building, CPUT Bellville Campus
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28 Nov Sensory Forum Northern Branch Year End Function
Bookings are now CLOSED!
Save the date!
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OTHER Events
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International
18 Jan The Maize Food Chain in Italy
Guest Lecturer - Dr. Massimo Blandino
The Willows, Pretoria
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17-22 Feb World Soybean Research Conference
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the World Initiative for Soy in Human Health (WISHH), is offering an opportunity to sponsor members of South African universities and/or research institutions to participate in this event.
Durban, South Africa
 
19-20 Feb CT
8-9 May JHB
Short course - Hygienic design of food processing plants
19-20 February 2013 in Cape Town
8-9 May in Johannesburg
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19-20 Feb Extrusion Processing of Soybeans
Two-day Training Workshop
Main Presenter: Dr. Mian Riaz
Durban, South Africa
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23 Feb Regulatory Risks in Agro-Food Supply Chains: A Liability Perspective on Recent Law Reforms
(University of Pretoria)
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26 Feb Mycotoxins in Food and Feed
Stellenbosch Institutute for Advanced Studies (STIAS), Wallenburg Centre, Stellenbosch
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26 Feb Workshop - "RISK COMMUNICATION"
Budapest
 
8 Mar "The Milling and Baking Industry: It's more than just flour and bread!"
Centurion, Gauteng
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20 Mar One-day Introductory Workshop on Extrusion as a Processing Tool for Food, Feeds and Plastic
Potchefstroom, South Africa
 
26-27 Mar Food Labelling Law
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 Apr Smoking Technology Workshop
Centurion, Gauteng
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17-19 Apr SA Society of Dairy Technology (SASDT) 2013 Symposium
Parys, South Africa
Early registration is before 1 March 2013.
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24-26 Apr Pan African Food Cold Chain Summit 2013
Cape Town, South Africa
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8-9 May Hygienic Design
Short Course - Hygienic Design of food processing plants
Johannesburg, South Africa
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9 May Product Development Presentations
Department of Food Science, SU
Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa
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15-17 May 2013 International Nutrition Science and DRIs Summit
Hangzhou, China
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21-22 May FACTS Practical Allergen Management Workshop
Gauteng, South Africa
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30-31 May 3rd SCHOOL OF NANOTECHNOLOGY: Applications in the food chain
Skiathos Island, Greece
 
12-14 Jun 3rd International Gluten-Free Symposium
Vienna, Austria
 
13-14 Jun Food Innovation Asia Conference 2013
"Empowering SMEs through Science and Technology"
Bitec Bangna, Thailand
Call for Papers
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18-21 Jun 7th International Congress on Pigments in Food
Novara, Italy
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19-20 Jun Convenience / Fresh Cut Products Symposium
Berlin, Germany
 
24-26 Jun International Conference "From Model Foods to Food Models"
Nantes, France
 
5 Jul American Chemical Society on Campus - moving forward: jobs skills and publications
University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), Westville Campus, South Africa
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8 Jul American Chemical Society on Campus - moving forward: jobs skills and publications
The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
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13-16 Jul IFT Annual Meeting and Food Expo 2013
Chicago, USA
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30 Jul- 2 Aug ExtruAfrica 2013 Week
Two-day Training Workshop: Applications of Extrusion for Beneficiation of Agricultural Products
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Two-day International Conference: Needs, Barriers and Opportunities for Extrusion in Africa
Mpumalanga, South Africa
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14-15 Aug Fresh Connections & Expo: Southern Africa
PMA Packaging Seminar
Somerset West, South Africa
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15-20 Sep IUNS 20th International Congress of Nutrition
Granada
3 Oct GHS Introductory Course
Plastics SA, Gauteng, South Africa
Presented by RPMASA
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23-24 Oct Facts Practical Allergen Management Workshop: Cape Town
Milnerton, Cape Town
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24-25 Oct Food Technology for Extrusion Processing
Two-day training workshop
Potchefstroom, South Africa
3-6 Nov SLACA 2013
10th edition of the Latin American Symposium of Food Science
Food Science and its Impact on Nutrition and Health
Unicamp
 
26 & 28 Nov SAAFoST - Empowering members to confront rising energy costs
General seminar Tuesday 26 November from 08h00-12h30, at the Elgin Country Club, Elgin.
General seminar Thursday 28 November 08h00-12h30, in Swellendam.
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MISCELLANEOUS
19 Sep Beverage Innovation Awards @ drinktec
Entries now open for the Beverage Innovation Awards!
Munich, Germany
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TRAINING
2013 NPD in RSA Introductory Course Announcement
2013 2013 Training Planner - Food Safety Network Read more
2013 Allergen, Food Safety & Regulatory Workshops (FACTS) Read more
2013 2013 Training Planner - Swift Silliker Read more
19-20 Feb Extrusion Processing of Soybeans Workshop
R4 500 excl = ( Full Training Fee - Including lunch and training material );
Durban Soybean Accommodation: Contact Astrid at astrid@tsg.travel or 021 55 4152
20 Mar Introductory Extrusion Workshop
NWU-Potchefstroom Campus
May-Jun Training Courses - Swift Silliker Read more
28 Aug Food Microbiology for factory staff
Isando, Gauteng
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25 Sep Introductory Extrusion Workshop
CPUT
24-25 Oct Food Technology for Extrusion Processing
NWU-Potchefstroom Campus
Nov/Dec Training Courses - Swift Silliker Read more