53rd PAFT-α MONTH


February 02, 2019 - March 02, 2019 - 8:00 am

College of Home Economics, UP Diliman

The Philippine Association of Food Technologists – Alpha Chapter presents the 53rd annual PAFT-α MONTH, a celebration of 53 years of Alphan service. Come and see us at our events for this month of February!

NAVIGATE: Venturing into Food Business | FEB 02, 2019

Curious how your scientific background can be applied towards your own successful business? Then the Philippine Association of Food Technologists Alpha Chapter invites you to NAVIGATE: Venturing Into Food Business, a career talk that aims to provide key insights on incorporating technical scientific knowledge into business ventures.

Catch Navigate this February 02, 2019, 1PM-5PM at Gusali 2-B of the College of Home Economics, UP Diliman. Entrance is free but only limited slots are available, as a bonus, we will be giving tons of freebies from our sponsors, so see you there!

SURGE: PAFT-α MONTH Exhibit | FEB 06-15, 2019

Come and see food science and technology like you’ve never seen before with SURGE, a PAFT-α Month Exhibit. Featuring a mini-museum with interactive exhibits that showcase the vast, wonderful world of FST, Surge promises to delight and inform. Whether you’re a food tech professional or a total stranger to science, you’re sure to get a boost of fun and fascination with Surge.

See SURGE at the Alonso Hall Lobby, College of Home Economics, University of the Philippines Diliman, this February 06-15, 2019.

RESONATE: Food Tech Symposium | FEB 09, 2019

Get to know the recent trends and innovations in the food industry with Resonate: Food Tech Symposium.

This year, join students of food technology and related fields and professionals in the academe and industry as we explore the different technological advances, innovations and progress in the field of food science and technology along the food process chain putting prime on sustainability, including the newly passed Republic Act No. 11052 or the “Philippine Food Technology Act”.

Register now at https://tinyurl.com/ResonateReg to avail of the Early Bird Promo!

For any inquiries and concerns, you may contact Charlotte Gaw at 09436470173.

See you on February 9, 2019 (Saturday), 8am-5pm at Gusali 2A-C, College of Home Economics, University of the Philippines, Diliman!

INVIGORATE: JFQB and Lab Tour | FEB 18, 2019

Are you ready to put your food science and technology knowledge to the test?

The Philippine Association of Food Technologists – Alpha Chapter invites all Grade 10 and 11 students to INVIGORATE: Junior Food Quiz Bowl (JFQB) & Lab Tour. This annual food science competition pits toe-to-toe some of Metro Manila top schools on food science and technology topics, including allied fields such as chemistry, physics, mathematics, and biology. The JFQB is then followed by a laboratory tour of some of the CHE-UPD Department of Food Science and Nutrition’s laboratory facilities, such as those for food microbiology, chemistry, processing, and analysis.

INVIGORATE will be held at Gusali 2B-C, College of Home Economics, UP Diliman this February 18, 2019 (Monday), from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Registrations are open to all Grade 10 and Grade 11 schools until January 31, 2019. Register now at bit.ly/JFQB2019 !

INVIGORATE is a DepEd-accredited event.

ACTUATE: Community Outreach | FEB 23, 2019

In celebration of 53 years of continuing service, the Philippine Association of Food Technologists – Alpha Chapter presents ACTUATE, community outreach program which shall reach out to the kids of The Heart at Play Foundation this February 23, 2019. By incorporating knowledge of food safety in our assistance program, PAFT-Alpha aims to continue showcasing our brand of food technology: one that loves, serves, and loves to serve.

ILLUMINATE: Anniversary Dinner | March 02, 2019

ILLUMINATE is the official culminating event of PAFT Month 2019. Celebrating 53 years of PAFT-Alpha, this anniversary night aims to solidify the bonds among the organization’s members, rekindle old friendships, establish stronger relationships with our alumni, as well as commemorate 53 years of Alphan service.

ILLUMINATE is a night of fun and festivities among friends and our own shared family. After 53 years of greatness and service, this one night will show that there remains only one PAFT-Alpha

Register now at bit.ly/AnnivNight53