Call For Papers

Call for papers

The DOF 2021 meeting "Delivery of Functionality”: is coming to the Far East for the first time! The conference, co-hosted by Delivery of Functionality in Complex Food Systems Scientific Committee, Guangdong Technion Israel Institute of Technology (,  Guangzhou International Bio-Island, Shantou Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone, Guangdong Institute of Food Science and Technology, and Plug and Play China, will be held in GTIIT between Jun 17-18, 2021.

The DOF 2021 is about: Delivery of Challenges of the Future: Sustainability, Health and Personalization.


This year the focus of the DOF is on the following topics:

1. Sustainability-focused food systems:

Food-design approaches based on plant-based innovation; food waste recycling (and up-cycling); and cellular agriculture.

2. Health-forwarding food systems:

Engineered delivery systems for health promoting bioactives; physical approaches for removal of negative nutrients; material science-based structuring of ingredients, food structure design.

3. Personalized food systems:

Delivering functionality with the help of tailor-made foods; food –body interactions (sensory, oral processing, digestion, release, bioavailability, bio-efficacy, genetics, and microbiome); customization of food for individual needs.

Please submit your abstract through the below link by June 4, 2021. 

Submission Site

The DOF 2021 organizing committee

Congress has ended
Important Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline

4th June 2021

Notification of Abstract Acceptance

10th June 2021

Online Registration Deadline

16th June 2021

Conference Date

17th-18th June 2021