Cactus IFT

Design Thinking for Food: An Interactive Seminar with Lauren Shimek

Monday, May 21, 2018 from 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Come join Cactus Section IFT on Monday May 21, 2018 for Design Thinking for Food: An Interactive Seminar. This education session will introduce the principles of inspiration, brainstorming and prototyping in a 2-hour interactive seminar. Participants will go through an interactive prototyping exercise and leave […]

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2018 Cactus IFT Suppliers’ Night

FREE! Education Session! Vendor Expo! Post-Expo Mingle! Find solutions you need right now. Touch base with vendors! Make valuable professional connections! (Note to Vendors: Booth registration is HERE.) Education Session, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Topic: R&D and Marketing: Finding a Common Language Expert Speaker: Mary Christ-Erwin (bio below) Expo Floor, 3:30-6:30 p.m. Our expo floor boasts over […]

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Cactus IFT Happy Hour at Joyride Taco

Thursday, March 15, 2018 from 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM Join us for a happy hour at Joyride Tacos! Joyride Taco House is the perfect sort of place you hope to discover with friends. The vibe draws you in, the food blows you away with its freshness and the cocktails are sublimely delicious. We won’t […]

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Cactus IFT Happy Hour at Joyride Taco

Thursday, March 15, 2018 from 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM Join us for a happy hour at Joyride Tacos! Joyride Taco House is the perfect sort of place you hope to discover with friends. The vibe draws you in, the food blows you away with its freshness and the cocktails are sublimely delicious. We won’t […]

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Cactus IFT Presents: Food Evolution Film Screening

Cactus IFT is hosting a film screening of the new Documentary FOOD EVOLUTION. Come join your peers at FilmBar, and enjoy an engaging and educational film, which…

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Cactus IFT Annual Kick-Off Event, Sept. 21

The Annual Cactus IFT Kick-Off Even is scheduled for September 21, 2017 and will be held at The Yard/Culinary Dropout in Tempe.  This meeting kicks-off the Cactus IFT calendar year and one that really covers what the organization has done the prior year, the goals for the next year, learn more about the IFT, learn […]

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Cactus IFT Happy Hour & Networking

Thursday, March 16, 2017, from 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM Grassroots Kitchen & Tap 2119 E. Camelback Rd. Ste. A21, Phoenix, AZ 85016 Meet, greet & network with food industry professionals in Arizona Come and go at your convenience. FREE APPETIZERS! RSVP Appreciated. Walk-ins Welcome. ————————————————————– Menu Appetizers are on us! We’ll have a variety. […]

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Feb. 16, Cactus IFT Collaborating to ensure food safety from concept to consumer

Thursday, February 16, 2017 5:15 PM – 8:00 PM Phoenix City Grill,  Bethany East Shopping Center 5816 N 16th St Phoenix, AZ 85016 Edith Wilkin is coming to talk with us on this important subject We will start with some social time, then have a lovely dinner (see menu options HERE), followed by in-person learning from Edith (more about Edith […]

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Opportunity Meeting – Cactus IFT

* learn about IFT * get a preview of coming events * networking and mingling activities * Free Appetizers! * Cash Bar!

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