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Science of Sensory Evaluation

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Science of Sensory Evaluation
Nov 16-17, 2016
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Guelph, ON Nov 2, 2016 Regular: $1,049.00 CAD
  Early Bird: $999.00 CAD
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  • Sensory evaluation is essential for developing new products and assessing product quality, as well as for consumer satisfaction and market success. Correct application of sensory evaluation methods is key to collecting useful, relevant data to guide business decisions. Develop your sensory skills and expand your knowledge of the science of sensory evaluation in this two-day, hands-on, workshop. At the end of the program, you will be able to:

    • Describe the functions and applications of sensory evaluation
    • Develop your understanding of sensory attributes (aroma, appearance, flavour, texture)
    • Differentiate between sensory methods (analytical and affective)
    • Manage the sensory evaluation process, including choosing best testing formats, preparing questionnaires and reporting meaningful results

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    As an IACET Accredited Provider, NSF-GFTC offers CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard. NSF-GFTC is authorized by IACET to offer 1.3 CEUs for this program.

Who Should Attend?

  1. Chefs
  2. Dietician or Nutritionist
  3. Food Scientists
  4. Food Service Managers and Personnel
  5. Food Technologists
  6. Ingredient Suppliers
  7. Laboratory Personnel
  8. Nutritionists
  9. Product Development Managers and Personnel
  10. Production Managers and Supervisors
  11. Quality Auditors
  12. R&D Managers And Personnel
  13. SQF Certified Suppliers
  14. SQF Practitioners
  15. SQF Team Members
  16. Training Personnel

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Lunch is from 12:00pm - 1:00pm, and is on your own.

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Substitutions (in writing) are welcome anytime, but please notify us as soon as possible.

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A refund will be issued for the registration fee paid, less a 25% processing charge.

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Refunds cannot be issued for late cancellations.

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