Supporting Associations

The Indian Dietetic Association was founded in 1962 by Prof. Kalyan Bagchi and Dr. C. Gopalan as President in Kolkata. The association is affiliated to the International congress of Dietetics (ICDA) since 1975 and is also a member of Asian Federation of Dietetic Associations (AFDA).

The Indian Dietetic Association- Mumbai Chapter is the largest chapter in the Indian Dietetic Association with a pool of 2000 Life Members, over 800 student members and 6 Associate Members. Under the able guidance of president Ms Naaznin Husein and Vice President Ms Zamrud Patel, the chapter has spearheaded many successful CME’s and outreach programs every year. The Indian Dietetic Association also holds a accreditation examination for registration of qualified dietitians as “Registered Dietitians” every year.

It is also one of the most active chapters of IDA and the chapter has collaborated with various organizations like Times of India and Mumbai Mirror to conduct community outreach programs for healthier living via the Equal Streets, Girls Soccer League programs. With regards to community outreach programs, the prime focus is on educating about the knowledge on right nutrition and spreading awareness through campaigns, lectures sessions , counseling services. IDA, Mumbai chapter . Right from Paediatric Nutrition to Geriatric Nutrition , from Preventive to Therapeutic Nutrition , IDA play an important role in dealing with communicable as well as no-communicable diseases too. IDA , strongly believes in holistic approach in all aspects of nutrition and dietetics.


The Association of Food Scientists and Technologists (India) Mumbai Chapter was established in 1980, and is one of the biggest chapter of AFST (I) with 400+ food scientists and technologists members in and around Mumbai.

The major objective is to stimulate and advance knowledge base on various aspects of Food Science and Technology by organizing National and International Conferences and bringing out technical publications including prestigious AFST (I) Mumbai chapter News Letter.

AFST (I) recognizes talent and excellence in the profession of Food Science and Technology by conferring various Awards and Fellowship. AFST – Mumbai has started a Mentorship Program for students and also runs a job portal to enable students in finding jobs.


Health Foods and Dietary Supplements Association is a national non-profit association founded in April 2002 . The objectives of association is to represent the interest of health foods, dietary supplements, nutraceuticals and healthcare industry in general comprising of manufacturers and suppliers of vitamins, minerals, botanical products, sports nutrition products and herbs, to support science based environment to ensure responsible marketing of health foods, dietary supplements and nutraceuticals, to promote and defend regulatory environment conducive to health foods, dietary supplements, nutraceuticals and healthcare industry in general as well as consumer protection, to prevent, eradicate malpractices, if any, in the health foods, dietary supplements and nutraceuticals industry and to establish a code of ethics, for observance by its members in the line with the prevailing regulations, to initiate timely actions that are likely to improve the regulatory climate, reputation and consumer confidence in health foods, dietary supplements, nutraceuticals and healthcare industry, etc. HADSA’s commitment includes compliance to applicable laws and regulations consistent with International guidelines and standards, but to seek to change or question those laws or regulations that are inconsistent with the best interest of the public. HADSA unites a diverse membership, from retailers to the largest natural product supplier. We champion consumer's freedom of choice in our marketplace. We strengthen and safeguard a free market economy. We build strong markets to fuel industry growth. We act together with uncompromising integrity, and we encourage all to reach ever higher standards of quality. HADSA is a member of IADSA (International Alliance of Dietary Supplements Associations). IADSA has developed into an alliance of more than 38 dietary supplement associations spread over 6 continents.

Media Partners

Ingredients South Asia (ISA), India’s only B2B fortnightly that is devoted to three key ingredients sectors of pharma, food and cosmetics. The content of the magazine includes news, interviews, guest articles , features and updates on R&D, processing, manufacturing and use of ingredients in pharma, food, functional food, cosmetics, cosmeceuticals, nutraceuticals, ayurveda & herbals and dietary supplements industry.

The publication is the most authentic reference on pharma, food and cosmetic ingredients in the entire South Asia – India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Pakistan, Nepal, Maldives and Sri Lanka. Adding to its strong presence across the three sectors, the magazine features – credible contents, authentic reporting, top writers, excellent presentation and style – all making it indispensable for the industry.

Udyogprerana publishes a Quarterly Magazine dedicated to MSMEs in Food Processing and Post Harvest Sector since 13 years. It merely focuses on Foodprenuership. We under Udyogprerana also take up Turn key projects for Dehydration, IQF, Pack House, RTD Beverages, RTC-RTE Products etc.

Our prime vision is to empower rural farmers and make India a global food hub in future.

We offer following services:
  1. Quarterly magazine and Project Guidelines
  2. Business Opportunity Guidance, Business Counseling
  3. Business Mentoring
  4. Detailed Project Report (DPR)
  5. Cluster Development and FPCs
  6. Advisory services for projects
  7. Turn Key Projects
.. and much more

For more details call Ms. Madhavi on +91 9011781622, +91 202439 0221 or E-mail on:


Sci Journo is industry focused journal in that bridges the gap between industry and academia and aims to cover industrial and commercial topics. Our aim is to help readers for acquiring more knowledge, we have decided to focus also on research and updates in different areas of science. It works on peer reviewed model of editing and reviewing manuscripts.

Sci Journo – InClinition’s Science Journal welcomes contributions in all fields of sciences which includes basic sciences such as Physics, Chemistry, and Biology and applied sciences such as Engineering and Technology, Medicine, Pharmacy, Biotechnology, Biophysics, and many other allied sciences of basic sciences.

Food Outlook is a knowledge-sharing platform for complete food sector, which may include Food Processors and its Processing Machinery. Through Food Outlook we try and cover views of Industry leaders.

Processors and Machinery Manufacturer of following industry is covered.
  • Grains, Pulses and Cereals
  • Dairy, Bakery, Confectionary & Packed Food
  • Sea Food, Poultry and Meats
  • Fresh and Frozen Fruits & Vegetables
  • All kind of beverages including Tea and Coffee
  • Spices and Dry Fruits

The information in the magazine will be highly informative, educative and useful in decision making for the Food Sector Professionals to promote their business. Food is the basic requirement and providing up to the minute information is our duty.


CIMS Medica India is a global leading provider of drug information, educational content and marketing services to healthcare professionals, pharmaceutical marketers and consumers. CIMS Medica India publishes leading drug directory - CIMS, IDR and various scientific journals. It creates and distributes a wide range of healthcare information including medical and drug information systems, medical journals, customized communications and patient education in Print, Electronic, Web, and Broadcast. Its online brand is the most powerful drug search media. Leveraging on our strong brands, extensive network of key opinion leaders, experienced content development teams as well as global resources and audience reach, CIMS Medica India is exceptionally well placed in engaging congresses, conferences and CME events that advance the exchange of ideas and best practices.