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Upcoming SDT Events

Spring Conference 2023: Heat Processing and Energy Efficiency in Dairy Product Manufacture

Spring Conference 2023: Heat Processing and Energy Efficiency in Dairy Product Manufacture

29/03/23 - 30/03/23

This is the SDT "Spring Conference 2023: Heat Processing and Energy Efficiency in Dairy Product Manufacture" event taking place on the 29 Mar 2023 until the 30 Mar 2023. CLick the links below to find out more about this event and to book your place.

Summer Symposium and Annual Dinner 2023

Summer Symposium and Annual Dinner 2023


This exciting event for both SDT members and non members, in our celebratory 80th year anniversary, will take place in 2023 in the Members Pavil...

Dairy Expo

Dairy Expo

03/10/23 - 05/10/23

The new event targets the ENTIRE dairy processing & manufacturing industry and provides a powerful platform for meeting new customers and strengt...

SDT 80th Anniversary Conference

SDT 80th Anniversary Conference

23/11/23 - 24/11/23

Save the Dates '23-24th November 2023' for our SDT 80th Anniversary Conference on Digitalisation in the Dairy Industry taking place at University...

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Latest News

New SDT Company Membership

For more information on this new initiative for 2023 follow this link  

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Brian Peacock Award for the Dairy Technologist of the Year

The award is made in recognition of the work of Brian Peacock who was an active and respected leader of the dairy industry for many years and a member of the Society for over 50 years.

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CIP Courses University College Cork

University College Cork are running two Cleaning-in-Place (CIP) online courses for people working in the food and drink industry. The courses will cater for two different levels of experience and will provide a hard copy of a manual and certification.

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Presentations from Spring Conference 2022

On 7th April 2022 we held our Spring Conference in Loughry Campus, CAFRE with a theme of 'Shaping the Dairy Industry for Tomorrow'. Copies of the presentations will be available to non-members for a limited time by clicking the links below. 

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