27th Indian Convention of Food Scientists and Technologists (ICFoST)

30 Jan 2020 - 1 Feb 2020

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Tezpur, the lush green beautiful city of Assam has the Department of Food Engineering & Technology, Tezpur University and going to host 27thICFoST-2019 (Indian Convention of Food Scientists and Technologists). This year’s theme for the convention is RAINBOW – Raising Agro-processing & Integrated Novel technologies for Boosting Organic Wellness. An old legend states thatrainbows are harbingers of good luck and prosperity; in fact, thefairy-tale states that you will discover a pot of gold at the end of arainbow. This is what ICFoST 2019 will bring to AFST(I) and to the people of North East – Rainbow of good luck and prosperity to farmers, entrepreneursand students of our country. 



Organizing Patrons




Organizing Secretaries



50+ Speakers

500+ Delegates

200+ Posters

30+ Stalls

meet our speakers

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Download here: List of Best Poster Presentation Awardees of 27th ICFoST at Tezpur University, Assam


Poster Presentation

Download here: Poster Session Schedule


NOTE: All the poster presenters are requested to prepare their posters within the size of 4 feet (w) x 3 feet (H). It is requested to bring Poster board Pins to fix their Posters to poster board.



Delegate Registration & Submission of New Poster Abstract:

Delegate Registration & Submission of New Poster Abstract is opened till 10-January-2020 (Limited registrations only)

Dr. D D Wadikar

Organizing Secretary, 27th ICFoST

Published : 24-12-2019


Re-Scheduled AGBM of AFST(I)

Published: 17-12-2019

Dear Members,

Owing to the prevailing situation at Assam, the Annual General Body Meeting scheduled to be held on 19th December 2019 is re-scheduled to 31st January 2020 at 6.00 pm at Tezpur University, Tezpur, Assam.

All are requested to kindly take part in the AGBM

Dr D D Wadikar

Hon Secretary

Revised schedule of 27th ICFoST dates

Published : 17-12-2019

Dear Members, Delegates, Speakers, Invitees, Exhibitors, Sponsors, Awardees and Students,

We are happy to inform you that revised schedule of 27th ICFoST is 30th, 31st January and 1st February of 2020 at Tezpur University, Tezpur, Assam.

You are requested to schedule your plans accordingly and communicate.


D D Wadikar

Organizing Secretary

27th ICFoST



Postponement of 27th ICFoST 2019

Published: 13-12-2019

Dear Members, delegates, speakers, invitees, exhibitors, sponsors and students,

It is unfortunate to inform you all that due to prevailing situations in Assam, the scheduled 27th ICFOST 2019 at Tezpur has been postponed till further notice. The inconvenience is highly regretted.


Dr. DD Wadikar

Organizing Secretary

27th ICFoST 2019



MEMBER              :     Rs. 3000/-

Non-MEMBER      :     Rs. 4000/-

( *Delegate Kit subject to the availability, Card payment only )


Registration and Poster Abstract Submission is Closed.......

Original research work on any field of food science and technology can be presented. The researchers are requested to submit the abstract (250 words maximum) online at


If any clarification with regard to Poster Abstract submission / poster presentation please send an Email to icfostposter@gmail.com

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Food Expo

Food Expo is an important marketing tool, a great commercial showcase and a privileged presentation means for a large number of potential clients in a delimited period of time and space. Show case of food processing machineries, instruments, ingredients, processed foods, institutions and publishers .... Read More

Oral Presentation

The researchers are requested to submit the abstract (250 words maximum) based on original research work related to themes of the seminar along with brief bio-data at email ID (icfost2019@gmail.com). Papers for oral presentation will be selected after review process.


Participation is open to all individual working in the field of food science and technology. All participants need to register and pay the required registration fee online on the given account. All the payment details regarding registration, sponsorship, expo etc. to be sent to Organizing Secretary, 27thICFoST, 2019, AFST(I) Mysuru, Karnataka.....Read More


Multi-colour souvenir having the technical matter of oral and poster presentation of the conference, advertisements of food products, machineries, institutions, etc. will be given to each delegate (e-copy and/or hardcopy). Souvenir Advertisment and Mobile App Advertisement .... Read More


Delegates have to make their own arrangement for accommodation. Research scholars and Graduate/Post-graduate student participants will be provided accommodation in the University hostels on payment basis. Few address and tariff uploaded on AFST(I) websites... Read More

Download here: Nearest station from the Tezpur University 


Sponsorship in the form of event, session, poster awards, kit, lunch, dinner, tea, souvenir advertisements, etc. are invited for publicizing your organization... Read More

ICFoST App Download links:

Android link:  https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=apps.corbelbiz.icfost

iPhone link:   https://apps.apple.com/in/app/icfost/id1477329642



Our sponsors

  • M/s. Food Ingredient Specialities Private Limited, Chennai
  • M/s. Gemini Edibles & Fats India Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad
  • NABARD, New Delhi
  • M/s. AAK Kamani Private Limited, Mumbai
  • M/s. Nirmal Industries Private Limited, Alwar
  • M/s. International Flavors & Fragrances India Private Ltd, Gurgaon
  • M/s. Marico India, Mumbai
  • M/s. Merck Life Science Pvt Ltd, Mumbai
  • DRDO, New Delhi
  • Food Safety Standard Authority of India (FSSAI), New Delhi
Food Exhibitors
  • M/s. Synergy Hi-Tech Agro, Mumbai
  • M/s. Agilent Technologies India Pvt Ltd., New Delhi
  • M/s. Spincotech Pvt Ltd, Chennai
  • M/s. Nirmal Industries Private Limited, Alwar
  • Food Safety Standard Authority of India (FSSAI), New Delhi
  • M/s. Kanglei Foods, Manipur
  • M/s. Merck Life Science Pvt Ltd, Mumbai
  • Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology (IIFPT), Thanjavur
  • Tezpur University, Tezpur
  • CSIR-Central Food Technological Reasearch Institute, Mysuru