Conference programme

The conference programme consists of several different elements, namely the scientific programme, special sessions, working group sessions, interactive seesion, networking/social events and the Young EFFoST Day.

Programme overview

Tuesday 12 November 2024
Morning

  • Registration open
  • Welcome & Opening
  • Plenary sessions
  • Parallel sessions
  • Special sessions

Afternoon

  • Plenary session
  • Parallel sessions
  • Welcome reception
  • Annual EFFoST Pub Quiz

Wednesday 13 November 2024

  • Parallel sessions 
  • Poster sessions
  • Special sessions
  • Conference dinner

Thursday 14 November 2024

  • Plenary sessions
  • Parallel sessions
  • Poster sessions
  • Special sessions
  • Closure and Awards
  • Young EFFoST Day

Scientific programme: The submitted abstracts reviewed by the Scientific Committee will be accepted as an oral presentation in one of the parallel sessions or as a poster presentation. Thought leaders on the main topics of the conference theme will be invited to speak during the plenary sessions.

Special sessions: EU projects and European associations have the opportunity to showcase their scientific results in these sessions. 

Social events:
Meeting new contacts and catching up with peers is facilitated through social gatherings such as the Welcome Reception and Pub Quiz on Tuesday 12 November and at the Conference dinner on Wednesday 13 November.

Young EFFoST Day: this is an exciting opportunity for students and young food scientists from academia, industry, and start-ups to expand their professional network. The event programme is organized by young food professionals for young food professionals and held on Thursday 14 November, the evening after the end of the conference.

Make sure to register now!