Sensory Science: Lunch & Learn with Griffith Foods

Date(s) - 10/19/18
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


Hosted by
Hatchery Chicago

Sensory Science: Lunch & Learn with Griffith Foods

The Hatchery Chicago

October 19 @ 12:00 pm1:30 pm


Join Hatchery partner Griffith Foods for an exploratory Sensory Science session! How do we understand the intricacies of human interaction with food? Gain an understanding of your consumers’ sensory experience through knowledge of visual cues, aromatic perceptions, flavor, and texture experience. Learn about the different types of sensory tests that can be used to validate whether a product meets standards, as well as ways to measure consumer’s emotional response to your product! Light lunch provided for all attendees, courtesy of Griffith Foods!


About the Presenter:

Julia Tyrpin is the Senior Sensory Manager at Griffith Foods, where she has been part of the Sensory Science team for the past 10 years.  She has over 30 years of food industry experience in Quality Assurance, Product Development, and the past 16 years focused in Sensory Science & Consumer Insights.  Previous experience includes work for the Wrigley Company, Diageo and Product Dynamics, a provider of consumer & sensory testing.   She is an IFT Certified Food Scientist, completed the UC Davis Certificate in Sensory and Consumer Science and holds a BS in Food Science from the University of Illinois.  She is a member of IFT and the Society of Sensory Professionals.