The IUFoST International Community

Membership in the International Union of Food Science and Technology is open to all nations on the basis of one representative body from each nation or defined territory. With its members countries, regional groupings (EFFoST in Europe, WAAFoST in Africa, FIFSTA in Asia, MENAFoST for the Middle East and North Africa and ALACCTA in Latin America), Disciplinary and Special Interest Groups, Corporate and Institutional members,  IUFoST works with more than 300,000 food scientists and technologists worldwide, IUFoST is the world voice of food science and technology. It also provides a unique community of food science and technology professionals dedicated to IUFoST’s vision to Strengthen Global Food Science and Technology for Humanity.

Through IUFoST’s mission to promote international co-operation and information exchange, to provide education and training to food scientists and technologists around the world and to promote professionalism and profession organization among food scientists and technologists, they can participate in a wide range of opportunities to provide

  • scientific expertise 
  • global leadership 

Join us - apply for Adhering Body Membership

Institutions, Associations, Corporate and Governmental organizations are all invited to work with IUFoST to promote industry innovation, advancement, education and training, capacity building for resilient, productive and sustainable food systems

Join us - apply for institutional or association status in IUFoST if you are in industry, government, an academic institution, non-governmental organization