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Nov 16 2017 - 2017 IOWA AND AKSARBEN SECTION IFT SUPPLIERS EXPO, FFA Enrichment Center Ankeny, IA
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Oct 24 2017 - Food Evolution - Movie Screening & Panel Discussion, Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center
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Aug 03 2017 - IFT-A Summer Social Event - Storm Chasers Game,
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Mar 30 2017 - IFT Aksarben Silent Auction, Lucky Bucket
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Nov 07 2016 - IFT - Aksarben Fall Meeting, Block 1`6
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Oct 10 2016 - GMOs and Biotechnology | “GMOs are Green: How an Environmentalist Changed his Mind About Biotechnology”, NEBRASKA INNOVATION CAMPUS CONFERENCE CENTER
Event Info: MARK LYNAS

OCTOBER 10, 2016 - 3:30 P.M. CST NEBRASKA INNOVATION CAMPUS CONFERENCE CENTER 2021 TRANSFORMATION DRIVE, LINCOLN

GMOs and Biotechnology | “GMOs are Green: How an Environmentalist Changed his Mind About Biotechnology”

Mark is the author of three previous books. High Tide: News from a Warming World was published in 2004, Six Degrees: Our Future on a Hotter Planet in 2007. The God Species was published in 2011. Six Degrees was made into an hour-long documentary by NatGeo and broadcast worldwide in 2008, with voiceover by Alec Baldwin. As a pro-science campaigner and commentor he is a frequent speaker worldwide, particularly in the US and Canada. He is on the board of the UK campaign group Sense About Science, and (though still resident in Oxford, UK) is currently visiting fellow at the Cornell Alliance for Science, based at Cornell University and funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. He has written extensively in world media on the GMO issue as well as climate change and science in society. http://heuermannlectures.unl.edu/2016-2017-season  " target="_blank">Click here for more info

Sep 30 2016 - IFT Aksarben and Iowa Section Professional Networking and Social Hour, UNL Food Innovation Center on Nebraska Innovation Campus
Event Info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ift-aksarben-and-iowa-section-professional-networking-and-social-hour-tickets-27370595187   IFT Networking Event Details: When: Friday, September 30, 2016 Time: 4-6pm - following scheduled programming of the Nebraska Innovation Campus Open House and tours Where: First Floor Link of the Nebraska Innovation Campus (1901 N. 21st Street, Lincoln, NE 68588) Parking: Please use the large lot on the North side of the Innovation Campus" target="_blank">Click here for more info

Jan 28 2016 - IFT-AKSARBEN Winter Meeting January 28th, Farmer Brown's Steakhouse in Waterloo, NE
Event Info: January 28th, starting at 5PM, IFT-A will be hosting it's Winter Meeting at Farmer Brown's Steakhouse in Waterloo, NE (http://farmerbrowns.com/). For interested parties, there will be an open Board Meeting from 5-545PM, so if you've ever considered running for an office or are curious about how meetings run, please feel free to join us. And, yes, alcohol will be available for purchase. 🙂 Following the Board Meeting, there will be time for our regular mixer prior to dinner. We have three great options, and the price is right at only $10 for members and $5 for student members. After dinner Jeff Grogg, Managing Director from JPG Resources, will be giving a presentation on 'Challenging the Food Scientist to Think Like an Entrepreneur'. Jeff has a multitude of experience in the industry, including time spent as the Head of R&D at Kashi during their rapid growth phase. Finally, the call for nominations for section leadership is now open. Current section leaders will be in attendance at the meeting to give more information and answer questions about what it takes to become an IFT-A BoD member! Please follow this link to RSVP for a spot by Monday, January 25th, and if you have questions, please reach out to us at IFTAksarben@gmail.com. IFT-A BoD" target="_blank">Click here for more info

Apr 15 2015 - Spring Meeting IFT-A 2015, Nebraska Brewing Company Tap Room - Omaha, NE
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Jan 29 2015 - IFT-A January 2015 Section Meeting and Silent Auction, Johnny's Cafe 4702 South 27th Street, Omaha, NE 68107
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Jan 01 2015 - Scholarships Available, Aksarben IFT Section
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Sep 23 2014 - IFT-A Fall 2014 Section Meeting featuring FONA Flavors, The Blatt
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Jun 26 2014 - Summer Social: Winery & Brewery Tour,
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Apr 10 2014 - IFT-A Spring 2014 Section Meeting, Lazlo's- Lincoln Haymarket Location
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Apr 10 2014 - IFT-A Spring 2014 Section Plant Tour, Universal Pasteurization Company
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Jan 27 2014 - IFT-A January 2014 Section Meeting, Lo Sole Mio Restaurant, Omaha, NE
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