2019

Tongaat Hulett welcomes us in
DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA

2018

US SUGAR CORPORATION
welcomes us

2017

our gracious host was
TAIWAN SUGAR CORPORATION

2020

Domino Sugar welcomes us
NEW ORLEANS - USA

ANNUAL TECHNICAL MEETING

The association holds an annual convention, usually in May. At this convention technical sessions are held where members present technical papers based on research or development in cane sugar processing technology, quality control, environmental issues and other topics of interest to the cane sugar refining Industry. Go here to view the guidelines for presentation and posters

The meetings are open only to members of S.I.T. Non members can attend the conference but pay a fee equal to the cost of joining SIT plus the attendance cost for the conference. They will be automatically be a member for the year in which they attend the Meeting. For more information on membership click here.

A spousal program, social functions and an awards banquet are also held at the convention where the members have the opportunity to get acquainted and discuss mutual technical concerns.

Our next meetings will be:

2019 May 5 – 8 Durban, South Africa

2020 May 3 – 6 New Orleans, United States

2021 April 4-7  Dubai, United Arabic Emirates

Register for the Annual Meeting

Become a member and regsiter for our next meeting.

PUBLICATIONS

A Proceedings of the papers presented at the technical sessions will be available on site. Each member receives a copy along with an updated membership directory.

Become a Presenter

Want to share your knowledge with your colleges?

Give a presentation or show a poster at our annual meeting.

Post Conference Tour programme

The Post Conference tour will be to the Hluhluwe area of Northern Kwa-Zulu Natal. The guests will spend two nights at the Anew Hotel Hluhluwe and Safaris, situated close to the Hluhluwe Game Reserve. All meals, transport and both nights’ accommodation at the hotel are included.

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Guest program 2019

Monday, 6th May: Full Day City Tour and uShaka Marine World
Tuesday, 7th May: Full Day Midlands Tour and High Tea at Oyster Box Hotel

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Post Conference Tour programme

The Post Conference tour will be to the Hluhluwe area of Northern Kwa-Zulu Natal. The guests will spend two nights at the Anew Hotel Hluhluwe and Safaris, situated close to the Hluhluwe Game Reserve. All meals, transport and both nights’ accommodation at the hotel are included.

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2018 - Bonita Springs, Florida, USA

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2019 - Durban, South Africa

2020 - New Orleans Louisiana USA

2021 - Dubai, UAE

Impressions of our last meetings