ADHERING BODIES - 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. IUFoST represents more than 200,000 food scientists and technologists worldwide through its Adhering Bodies.

For a complete list of our Adhering Bodies and their contact information please visit the Adhering Bodies site


How can you be a part of IUFoST?

JOIN your national food institute or food society

FORM a national society representing food science and technology if you don’t already have one in your country

ENCOURAGE your national society to become a member of IUFoST if it isn’t already

NOMINATE outstanding individuals to the International Academy of Food Science and Technology

VOLUNTEER your time and professional expertise for identified projects through your national member in IUFoST

BECOME a sponsor of IUFoST's many activities and events


What can IUFoST do for you?

As the global voice of food science and technology, IUFoST can open a world of professional possibilities for its members in industry, scientific societies, academia and government by opening the international food community to you with all its technical and scientific opportunities.

The GLOBAL LEADERSHIP CENTRE allows IUFoST partners to meet, work, discuss issues, and share advances in the international arena. This Centre is open to the IUFoST international community of leaders in food science and technology.