Cancelled: Lunch & Learn with Galactic

March 19, 2020, Missouri City, TX. Join us on Thursday, March 19th for a conversation with Galactic regarding all natural preservatives to help with your clean label.  For 25 years, Galactic is regarded as being one of the world’s leaders in biotechnology serving the...

Rebecca Creek Distillery Tour

February 13, 2020, San Antonio, TX. Join us on Thursday, February 13th for a fun evening out with Rebecca Creek Distillery for a tour, food and live music. Rebecca Creek Distillery has become one of the largest artisan spirits producers in the region with vodkas and...

Happy New Year! Alamo IFT 2020 Events

Happy New Year! As a member of IFT Alamo Section I would like to start this year by thank you for being an IFT member! I am hoping you had a very productive 2019 and that you are ready for more! This year, our section is preparing great things to increase the...

Lunch ‘n Learns & Industry Events

We are always excited to support our membership.  Lunch’n learns provide a variety of opportunities, including:

  • Hosting – members will go to your location and you can have people tour facility
  • Speaker – Submit an extract if you would like to provide a speaker for a lunch’n learn
  • Sponsorship – for the cost of lunch of 30 people, you will have 5-minute introduction of your company prior to the session, a sign-up sheet for members to sign up to receive more information about your services, distribute your marketing materials to attendees and display signage and/or have a small table with your material at any lunch’n learn you sponsor.

In addition to Lunch’n learns, you may also benefit from joining us in various networking events including Longhorn supplier’s night and Alamo IFT’s Annual Golf Outing.

Let us know the topics you want to learn about, so we can bring in speakers.

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Past Events

Alamo Section 2017 Holiday Party

December 9, 2017, San Antonio, TX. Join the Alamo IFT Section for a family friendly evening! Eric Caballero, current board member, has offered to host a Christmas Party at his home. Potluck: Food provided by IFT Officers; You can sign up here:...

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3rd Annual: IFT-TAMU Day

October 13, 2017, College Station, TX. You are invited to the 3rd annual joint meeting of the Longhorn and Alamo IFT Sections at Texas A&M University’s Department of Nutrition and Food Science. Join us in fun, food, games, and 1-on-1 interactions with Texas...

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Lunch ‘n Learn – Contemporary Nutrition & Labeling

May 25, 2017, San Antonio, TX. The intent of updating the nutrition labeling criteria of foods is to reduce risk factors associated with obesity and other noncommunicable diseases.  These criteria reflect the most recent consensus on foods and dietary patterns that...

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Lunch ‘n Learn – Return On Culture

April 27, 2017, San Antonio, TX. Michael joined the Kiolbassa in 2007 as an intern while working on his MBA. Six months later, he joined the company as the Marketing and Brand Manager. Among Michael’s first achievements was developing the marketing department and...

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Lunch ‘n Learn – Private Brand Development

March 30, 2017, Austin, TX. Find the full biography here.  Mike is Founder and Managing Director of Schall Consulting Group, Inc. (SCG) and has over thirty years of food industry leadership experience as a board member, CEO and operating executive. His knowledge and...

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Lunch ‘n Learn – Long Duration Spaceflight

February 23, 2017, Houston, TX. Find the full biography here.  Dr. Walker discussed her mission on the International Space Station as well as NASA’s future plans for exploration beyond low earth orbit. For those who stayed after lunch,  tours of NASA facilities...

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