You hold the food knowledge. Let’s add some flavor.

Have a knowledge gap when it comes to flavor? We have you covered.

If you’re going to take time out of your busy schedule to learn about working better with flavor, it better be worth it. Thousands of food industry professionals have attended our Flavor 101® & Flavor 201 courses and they agree: Flavor University helps you work smarter with flavor. Highly rated and non-commercial, courses cover the science behind flavor, the labeling landscape, to using flavor in your specific application.

Register today — these complimentary classes fill quickly.

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Flavor University 2022 Course Schedule

Flavor University® Podcast

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2022 Special Session Webinars: TBD

If you would like to attend any of these webinars, please reach out to Sarah David at for the link.


Flavor 101®
  • FONA Center, Geneva, IL – TBA
Flavor 101® Hits the Road
  • Minneapolis, MN –  Thursday, May 26
  • Toronto, Canada –  Wednesday, June 29
Beverage Flavor 201®
  • FONA Center, Geneva, IL – TBA
Cereal, Bars, Bakery and Snacks Flavor 201®
  • FONA Center, Geneva, IL – TBA
Pet Care Flavor 201
  • FONA Center, Geneva, IL – TBA
Taste Modification 201
  • FONA Center, Geneva, IL – Thursday, September 8

Please note at this time FONA does not accept applications to attend Flavor University classes from employees who work solely with e-cigarette/e-juice products.  Knowing that the flavors we sell are not approved for use in these products, we do not feel it’s appropriate to educate you on their use without creating a possible conflict of interest..

Questions about Flavor University?


Sarah David, Communications Manager
Madde Klinkey, Marketing Associate