EFFoST International Conference

November 12-14, 2024
EFFoST International Conference 2024
Future Food Systems: Innovation through Progress at Scientific Interfaces

Event Overview

The event will take place in Bruges, Belgium on the 12th till the 14th of November 2024.

Considering the quintuple innovation helix framework, which involves university-industry-public-environment-government interactions, EFFoST2024 wants to promote interdisciplinary collaboration within the food sector. The conference strives to contribute to the overarching objective of generating sufficient, safe, nutritious and sustainable food with high consumer acceptance, for all individuals worldwide in line with the ‘one health’ concept as defined by the World Health Organization (WHO).

EFFoST2024 will explore the theme 'Future Food Systems: Innovation through Progress at Scientific Interfaces’.

EFFoST2024 wants to particularly focus on five sub-themes describing the interdisciplinary food technology challenges:

Event Details

  1. Tuesday 12 November 2024, Morning
    • Registration open
    • Welcome & Opening
    • Plenary sessions
    • Parallel sessions
  2. Afternoon
    • Plenary session
    • Parallel sessions
    • Welcome reception
    • Annual EFFoST Pub Quiz
  3. Wednesday 13 November 2024
    • Parallel sessions 
    • Poster sessions
    • Special sessions
    • Conference dinner
  4. Thursday 14 November 2024
    • Plenary sessions
    • Parallel sessions
    • Poster sessions
    • Special sessions
    • Closure and Awards
    • Young EFFoST Day

The 38th EFFoST International conference will be held at the Bruges Meeting & Convention Centre (BMCC). 

Bruges Meeting & Convention Centre (BMCC) 

Sint-Maartensbilk 1, 8000 Brugge, Belgium

For more information, please visit the BMCC website

Contact Information

For questions or comments please have a look at the conference website.