PhD Workshop of the Food Section of EFCE

The 15th European PhD Workshop on Food Engineering and Technology has been organised by the Section on Food of the European Federation of Chemical Engineering (EFCE)  in cooperation with DIL German Institute of Food Technologies and the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU) Vienna. The event is supported by an industry board consisting of Nestlé, Bühler, GNT and Elea. and has been hosted by Bühler Group in Uzwil, Switzerland

The European Workshop on Food Engineering and Technology is organized every year with the best PhD students of Europe presenting their recent results. After a national preselection, 18 PhD candidates from all over Europe presented their work to an international jury during this year’s workshop on May 10 and 11th

Topics covered included process and equipment design, product formulation and sustainability. With 18 great contributions, the competition has been very tight. The use of Pulsed Electric Fields has been discussed in three of the talks.

PhD Workshop of the Food Section of EFCE

Congratulation to the four winners Greta Canelli, Maria Weinberger, Gabriela Saavedra Isusi and Jessica Genovese!

Thanks to Dr Volker Heinz of DIL Deutsches Institut für Lebensmitteltechnik e. V.  and Prof Dr Henry Jäger of the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna for organizing a great event and Bühler Group for hosting it.

At Elea we are proud to sponsor together with NestléGNT Group and Bühler Group

– science is where our heart is!

More information about the event and the application procedure can be found on the website: