Tuesday, July 14 2020

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9:00 a.m. CT President's Playlist
Join IFT Immediate Past President Michele Perchonok, PhD, CFS, and her special guest, NASA astronaut Dr. Michael R. Barratt, as they discuss food in space and their SHIFT20 playlists of live and on-demand sessions they plan to attend throughout the day.
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9:30 – 10:30 a.m. CT Panel: Stop Wasting Waste—Upcycling Our Future
Discussion with live Q&A.
10:30 – 11:00 a.m. CT Visit exhibiting companies in the Expo Solution Experts showcase; favorite and watch on-demand scientific sessions and poster presentations. Explore
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. CT Panel: Striving for Equitable Distribution of Nutrition
Discussion with live Q&A
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. CT
Expo Power Hour: Visit and explore the Virtual Expo Showcase

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

Virtual Luncheons: Topical Division Luncheons with live speakers
1:00 – 2:00 p.m. CT
Breaking News: First Look at Nomenclature Research for Seafood Made From Fish Cells
Discussion with live Q&A 
2:00 – 4:00 p.m. CT
Expo Power Hour+:  Visit and explore the Expo Solution Experts showcase

Listen and Learn: Favorite and Watch on-demand scientific sessions and poster presentations
4:00 – 5:00 p.m. CT

The Future of Food Safety with Frank Yiannas, Deputy Director for Food Policy & Response, FDA
Live Q&A

5:00 p.m. CT
SHIFT20 Shuttle and Social Reception: Tuesday Edition
Social reception features special guest chef Gale Gand! (Click the button to get the recipe  so you can bake along!)
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6:00 –  8:00 p.m. CT

Division Virtual Social Events

Food Chemistry Division Social and Graduate Student Research Competition

Biotechnology, Food Microbiology, and Fruit & Vegetable Products Divisions Joint Event

Food Packaging, Food Engineering, and Nonthermal Processing Divisions Joint Event

Sensory & Consumer Sciences Division

Marketing, Sales, & Management Division

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8:00 –  10:00 p.m. CT

IFTSA Trivia Night!

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SEE ALSO: University Alumni Socials

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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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