Monday, July 13 2020

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8:45 a.m. CT CEO Welcome - Christie Tarantino-Dean  Listen in
9:00 a.m. CT President's Playlist
Join IFT President Pam Coleman, MBA, CFS, and her special guest José Miguel Aguilera, PhD, recipient of the 2020 Nicolas Appert award, as they kick off the event and share their SHIFT20 playlists of live and on-demand sessions they plan to attend on day. 
9:30 – 10:30 a.m. CT KEYNOTE with April Rinne, member of the World Economic Forum, speaker, writer, and authority on the new economy, future of work, and global citizenship. View
10:30 – 11:00 a.m. CT

Visit and Explore: SHIFT20 Expo Solution Showcase where you can visit exhibiting companies and learn about their new products and services.

Listen and Learn: Favorite and watch on-demand scientific sessions and poster presentations. 

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Panel: Building Food Security into Resilient Cities
Discussion with live Q&A
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CT Expo Power Hour:
Visit and Explore Expo Solution Experts showcase

Listen and Learn: Favorite and watch on-demand scientific presentations.

Virtual Luncheons: Topical Division Luncheons with live speakers
1:00 – 2:00 p.m. CT Panel: Is our food system harming our earth? What are we going to do about it?
Discussion with live Q&A
2:00 – 4:00 p.m. CT Expo Power Hour: Expo Solution Experts showcase

Listen and Learn: Favorite and watch on-demand scientific presentations
4:00 – 5:00 p.m. CT Fireside Chat: Radically Transforming Food Systems For Global Food Security and Nutrition
Discussion with live Q&A.
5:00 p.m. CT
Daily Wrap Up
SHIFT20 Shuttle and Social Reception: Monday Edition sponsored by Choose Chicago and featuring live jazz and mixologist,Tim McCurdy! So be sure to purchase your ingredients or favorite cocktail to follow along.

8:00 – 9:00 p.m. CT

New Professional Mixer


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Virtual Event, Institute of Food Technologists

Welcome to SHIFT20! This year’s virtual event and expo offers rich content, research, product solutions, thought leadership, and engaging conversation opportunities. And the best part? You have access to all this content after the event.
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