IFEA promises top speakers and topics relevant to you, if you're in the foodservice industry, a barista, a retailer, a wholesaler, in logistics, in the cold storage business, an importer or a distributor.

IFEA says they're ready for you, with a lineup of top speakers and topics relevant to the South African hospitality industry. IFEA 2014 banner. Visitors enter free of charge.

IFEA, which takes place from 05 to 07 November at the Sandton Convention Centre, promises to be an event you can't miss, with talks by industry leaders and topics that'll touch directly on your business.

A schedule featuring speakers and topics at IFEA 2014:

Date Time Topic Speaker
5 November 10:30 AM Food-buyers’ update – essential information for chefs and restaurateurs Stephen Billingham
Wendy Alberts
11:30 AM Opportunities from convenience and online Maryla Masojada
Songi Pama
12:15 PM Snacking: the over arching trend in food and health Christelle Crickmore
2:00 PM Discretionary Salt Use: Campaign To Educate Consumers And Commercial Entities Christelle Crickmore
2:45 PM The Art Of Successful Exporting Zodwa Kepeyi
6 November 10:30 AM Succeeding in the changing retail landscape
11:30 AM Supplier Relationships – Building Capacity Judi Sandrock
Sherry-Lee Singh
12:15 PM 2014: The Year Of Revitalised Beverage Flavours? Verity Smith-Alberts
2:00 PM Latest Trends In Convenient Baked Products Gawie Erasmus
2:45 PM The Trust Gap Between Food & Beverage Brands And Consumers: How To Build Consumer Confidence Amanda Rogaly
7 November 10:30 AM Convenience and casual dining as key business drivers
11:30 AM Purchasing Trends And What Consumers Want Gareth Pearson
Giulia Iorio Ndlovu
Jacob Huisamen
12:15 PM The South African food & beverage market: an industry overview Shawn Henning
2:00 PM Effective product traceability in the FMCG sector: guaranteeing food safety throughout the value chain Fiona van der Linda
2:45 PM Gluten Free: The Alternatives To Wheat Flour Matthew Ballenden