Confirmed Sponsors

Platinum Partners


Kerry is a world leader in Taste & Nutrition serving the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries. We know that success in the vibrant food and drink industry requires an ability to stay ahead of ever-changing consumer demands, and so, we’re empowering our clients to do exactly that. Together, we make products people enjoy more and feel better about.


Teagasc is the Agriculture and Food Development Authority in Ireland, providing integrated research, advisory and education services to the agriculture and food industry and rural communities. Innovative research is undertaken in: Animal and Grassland; Crops, Environment and Land Use; Food; and Rural Economy and Development. Teagasc is the main provider of further education in agriculture, food, horticulture, forestry and equine studies. Food Industry Development training takes place at centres around the country.

ABP Food Group

ABP Food Group is one of Europe’s leading privately owned agribusiness companies. It is the largest beef processor in Ireland and the UK and also operates substantial renewable, pet food and protein divisions. ABP Food Group employs 10,000 people and has 46 manufacturing plants in Ireland, UK, Denmark, Poland, Austria, Holland, France and Spain. The company’s beef division is a major exporter of Irish beef. ABP Food Group is a founding member of Origin Green and was the first company globally to be awarded quadruple certification by The Carbon Trust for its sustainability initiatives.

Gold Partners

Enterprise Ireland

Enterprise Ireland is the government organisation responsible for the development and growth of Irish enterprises in world markets. We work in partnership with Irish enterprises to help them start, grow, innovate and win export sales in global markets. In this way, we support sustainable economic growth, regional development and secure employment.


PIC is the international leader in the provision of continuous genetic improvement in swine breeding stock and in world class technical support to the global pork supply chain. PIC combines quantitative analytics with leading-edge biotechnology to develop breeding stock that helps our customers maximize profitability.
PIC delivers healthy genetic improvement to pig producers by providing PIC’s Industry Leading Economic Package: The Camborough® Female along with a Sire Portfolio to maximize producer’s profit potential.
The company, a division of Genus plc and founded in 1962, operates in 30 countries on 6 continents.

Exhibition Partners

Stable Micro Systems

Stable Micro Systems are the designers and manufactures of the TA.XTPlus, Texture Analysers which are the most academically referenced texture analysis systems within Google Scholar.  The TA.XTPlus texture analysis systems have been designed specifically for food texture measurement and with an extensive range of probes and fixtures a wide range of applications can be achieved. Visit our booth to get a full demonstration and meet texture experts from Stable Micro Systems and Mason Technology.


ICoMST 2017, Cork, Ireland
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