Show Experience

SHOW EXPERIENCE

 

Features & Attractions

Foodtech Summit

 

An introduction of next-gen technologies into the industry to transform F&B manufacturing facilities into smart factories and how that will potentially advance the industry, bringing together international F&B experts and industry leaders, key decision makers and innovators.

FIRST IN FOOD WORKSHOPS

 

Immersive, hands-on trainings from the most successful industry practitioners and expert Don’t miss out on high impact business insights!

INNOVATION TOURS

 

Gulfood Manufacturing, in association with partner food processing players will take you on a memorable journey that will show you real-life innovations at work inside some of the region’s top, award-winning food factories.

Connexions Programme

 

Our powerful business matchmaking programme unlocks productive, lucrative discussions between exhibitors and buyers. The Connexions programme will have you booking meetings and connecting with stakeholders and potential clients even before the event starts!

Industry Excellence Awards

 

Gulfood Manufacturing Industry Excellence Awards reward the best practices and innovation in the food manufacturing industry value chain; an integral part of Gulfood Manufacturing, the biggest food processing industry event of its kind in the MEASA region.

EXPLORE THE OTHER FEATURES HAPPENING

 

PRIME STAGE

 

Plan your 2021 success strategies in conversations with top leaders, retail heads, industry experts and analysts.

The Speciality Food Festival

UAE NATIONAL BARISTA CHAMPIONSHIP

The annual UAE challenge pushes the envelope on creativity, technical skill and exceptional talent of top baristas. Competitors prepare 4 espressos, 4 milk beverages and 4 signature drinks in a nail-biting 15-minute performance set to music in front of an esteemed jury panel. The competition is brewing with imaginative ideas and stretching the audiences’ palates on new coffee concoctions.

NATIONAL LATTE ART CHAMPIONSHIP

Turning coffee making into an art form, this captivating competition puts each barista’s creative mastery to the test. Competitors are judged on craftsmanship, design, identical patterns, contrasts and overall performance. Competition rules and regulations are based on World Coffee Events Criteria for judging

YUMMEX MIDDLE EAST

MUNCH! STAGE

Health, wellbeing, salt and sugar levels, fair trade, traceability, quality, novelty… Heightened consumers expectations are disrupting confectionery and bring their lot of challenges to be tackled together with brand new opportunities to be seized.

This is an exciting time for the confectionery & snacks landscape! This October, join the crème of the industry at Munch! stage to hear about the latest trends, developments, regulatory updates and innovations to help you sustain your competitive edge and have your products sell like hot cakes!

INNOVATION AWARDS

Explore the industry’s most innovative new launches and breakthroughs.

YUMMEX NEWCOMER

An exclusive zone for visitors to discover the new names and brands participating at the show.