Calendar of Meetings

2021 – 2022 CALENDAR
Dinner Meetings & Events

Dates are subject to change based on speaker and venue availability

Wednesday, January 19, 2022
NYIFT Excom Meeting 
3:30 pm Eastern Time – Held via Zoom

Learn what we’re doing and become involved! Members are welcome and encouraged to participate,
please email nyiftoffice@optonline.net for the zoom link!

Wednesday, January 26, 2022 
4:30 – 6:00 pm Eastern Time
NYIFT Virtual Meeting
Where is New Product Innovation Headed?
Lynn Dornblaser Director of Innovation & Insights – Mintel

Wednesday February 9, 2022
Virtual Student Night & Poster Presentation
Time to be determined

Wednesday February 23, 2022
4:30 – 6:00 pm Eastern Time
NYIFT Virtual Meeting
“The ABC’s of Traceability: Now and the Future”
Bryan Hitchcock, Executive Director
Global Food Traceability Center for IFT

Tuesday March 15, 2022
4:30 – 6:00 pm Eastern Time
NYIFT Virtual Meeting
“Space Food & Status of IFT and its Plans for 2022 Annual Expo”
Vickie Kloeris – IFT President-Elect

Thursday April 28, 2022
Joint NYIFT Nutmeg Meeting
 Kyle Shadix, Dir of Culinary – PepsiCo
Venue: PepsiCo

Wednesday May 4, 2022
NYIFT Suppliers Expo
Venue: Meadowlands Expo – Secaucus, NJ

Monday June 13, 2022
CNJIFT Golf Outing
Venue: Cranbury Golf Club – Cranbury, NJ

July 10-13, 2022
IFT FIRST 2022 Expo & Virtual
Chicago, IL
Details at iftevent.org