Important international food and beverage industry conferences, seminars and trade shows.

All-Energy 2016 @ SECC Glasgow
May 4 – May 5 all-day
All-Energy 2016 @ SECC Glasgow | Glasgow | Scotland | United Kingdom

All-Energy is the UK’s largest renewable energy exhibition and conference.

For the first time in its 16 show history, All-Energy will be holding a conference session devoted to sustainability and energy efficiency in the food and drink sector.

All-Energy increasingly looks at the important roles of energy efficiency, and sustainable and smart cities, as well as at renewables.

All-Energy 2016 features a major exhibition with up to 400 exhibiting companies showcasing products and services. These encompass all forms of renewable generation.


Venditalia 2016
May 4 @ 3:20 pm – May 7 @ 4:20 pm
Venditalia 2016 @ Milano | Lombardia | Italy

Venditalia is a trade fair for international Vending and is one of the biggest events linking supply and demand.

Venditalia allows exhibitors from all over the world to present a preview of the products, the most innovative technology and the latest in the industry.

SIAL China @ Shanghai New International Expo Centre
May 5 – May 7 all-day
SIAL China @ Shanghai New International Expo Centre | Shanghai | Shanghai Shi | China

SIAL China is Asia’s largest food and beverage exhibition, with an anticipated 2,900 exhibitors, 66,000 visitors and 126,000 square metres’ of floor space spread across 11 halls in Shanghai’s New International Expo Centre. Major market players from retail, horeca, foodservice, the import and export trade and manufacturing will all be in attendance at the show.

For the past 16 years, SIAL China has been the leading exhibition for the Chinese food market. Domestic and international producers and manufacturers of food products, wine and spirits, and food service equipment have all contributed to making a success of this main Asian exhibition.

Society of Food Hygiene & Technology
May 5 all-day
Society of Food Hygiene & Technology @ England | United Kingdom

The Society of Food Hygiene & Technology is a key event for those responsible for ensuring food safety, quality, integrity and compliance, the event will feature experts from SAI Global, SGS, NSF International, Cranfield Institute and Food Forensics.

Neil Griffiths SOFHT Director will kick of the conference with his view on the most important items on the horizon for the food industry as well as introducing Horizon Scan, a new software from SGS.


Dubai Drink Technology Expo @ Dubai Convention & Exhibition Centre
May 8 – May 10 all-day
Dubai Drink Technology Expo @ Dubai Convention & Exhibition Centre | Dubai | Dubai | United Arab Emirates

Dubai Drink Technology Expo (DDTE) is an exclusive cxhibition and conference for the beverage industry in the Middle East and North Africa region, making it the best platform for suppliers and manufacturers to broaden their reach and enter the ever growing Middle East, Africa, Mediterranean and Asian Markets. The eighth edition of DDTE will continue its tradition of bringing together the operators of Middle East beverage plants with suppliers to conduct meaningful business.

Vitafoods 2016 @ Palexpo
May 10 – May 12 all-day
Vitafoods 2016 @ Palexpo | Grand-Saconnex | Geneva | Switzerland

Vitafoods Europe is the global nutraceutical event, featuring exhibitors from all over the world in four key market areas: ingredients & raw materials; finished products; contract manufacturers & private label; and services & equipment. The show offers a range of visitor attractions, including an industry-leading conference programme.

Vitafoods Europe provides visitors the opportunity to source ingredients, raw materials, dietary supplements and services to help grow their business. No other event offers the opportunity to do business with more than 900 global suppliers providing thousands of innovative products, plus gain crucial advice and expertise to help make better strategic business decisions.

Caffè Culture 2016
May 10 – May 11 all-day
Caffè Culture 2016 @ London | England | United Kingdom

The Caffè Culture Show is one of the nation’s leading gathering place for the café and coffee community, continuing to bring together all those who have a passion for pushing the industry forward. Whether a start-up or are looking for new ways to make your existing operation even better, Caffè Culture is the place to be to discover, learn, share and celebrate all that is great about this industry.

Global Sustainability Standards Conference
May 10 – May 11 all-day
Global Sustainability Standards Conference @ Washington | District of Columbia | United States

Over 200 sustainability leaders and experts from business, government, NGOs and academia in Washington DC will come together to explore the role of standards in driving greater positive social and environmental impact.

There will be discussions and debates on how standards systems can harness technological advances, new tools and opportunities for collaboration so that they can evolve, improve impacts and scale up. It will explore how standards can maintain credibility at the core of what they do as they grow in a range of sectors and commodities.

UK Soft Drinks Industry Conference @ Congress Centre
May 12 all-day
UK Soft Drinks Industry Conference @ Congress Centre | United Kingdom

The one and only date for UK soft drinks professionals. Once again Zenith International’s 2016 UK Soft Drinks Conference will provide an excellent opportunity for retailers, innovators, opinion formers, analysts and industry leaders to join forces and provide a complete overview of the sector. The event is held in collaboration with British Soft Drinks Association.

Global Dairy Congress Asia
May 16 – May 18 all-day
Global Dairy Congress Asia @ Singapore


Global Dairy Congress Asia is the most influential dairy event platform in Asia, creating networking opportunities with key organisations in the global and Asian dairy sectors. Hear from more than 35 senior industry expert speakers from government, association, farmer, processor, marketer and solution providers; and join in more than 350 senior industry executives in high-level peer-to-peer networking.

The venue for this event is unconfirmed.


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