Food Emulsions @ UMass Amherst
May 19 @ 4:32 pm – May 20 @ 5:32 pm

Food Emulsions, May 19 & 20th, 2015,
This workshop will present the basic principles, concepts and techniques of emulsion science, and show how this information can help to understand, predict and control the properties of real food products and ingredients. This course will be taught by academic and industry instructors with extensive experience in emulsion technology.
Course topics will include: ∙ Fundamentals of Emulsions ∙ Emulsion Formation ∙ Emulsion Droplet Characteristics ∙ Equipment Demonstrations ∙ Emulsion stability ∙ Emulsion Properties: Rheology, Appearance, Flavor ∙ Emulsion-Based Delivery Systems: Multiple Emulsions, Multilayer Emulsions, Filled Hydrogel Particles ∙ Surfactant-Based Delivery Systems: Micelles, Micro-Emulsions and Vesicles ∙ Delivery Systems for Ingredients and Antimicrobials ∙

Summer Fancy Food Show @ Jacob Javits Center
Jun 28 @ 8:00 am – Jun 30 @ 5:30 pm

North America’s Largest Specialty Food and Beverage Event comes to New York City on June 28-30, 2015. Discover 180,000 products including confections, cheese, coffee, snacks, spices, ethnic, natural, organic and more. Connect with 2,400 exhibitors from 80 countries & regions. To exhibit at a Specialty Food Association Fancy Food Show, you must be an Association Member.

Farm Fresh Festival @ Wachusetts Ski Area
Aug 29 – Aug 30 all-day

Wachusett Mountain Ski Area will host the first-ever “Farm Fresh Festival” this summer on August 29 & 30, bringing together local growers, associations, and organizations in a ‘Celebration of the Massachusetts’ Agricultural Community.’ We invite you to join us in making this exciting NEW event a showcase for locally-grown products and specialty foods.

This two day festival aims to feature the area’s largest Farmers’ Market, Agricultural and Cooking Demonstrations, a Local Wine Growers Competition, a Craft Fair, Music, Family Entertainment, Workshops, Contests and much more!

Vendor applications available in March, 2015.

Audra Kirtland, Marketing and Special Events Manager

Wachusett Mountain Ski Area, 499 Mountain Road, Princeton, MA 01541

Ph: 978.464.2300 x3703 / Fax: 978.464.8054

Natural Products Expo East @ Natural Products Expo East
Sep 16 @ 8:00 am – Sep 19 @ 5:30 pm

Natural Products Expo East continues to be the leading trade show in the natural, organic and healthy products industry, attracting over 22,000 industry professionals and 1400 exhibits to the Baltimore Convention Center. Rated as one of the top 200 trade shows in the US by Tradeshow Week, Natural Products Expo East continues to help attendees reach their business goals.
Co-located with All Things Organic – Biofach America, NPA East, and the Harvest Festival, Natural Products Expo East showcases the entire value chain of healthy products from start to finish, identifying the bestsellers of today and the trends of tomorrow.