We run a variety of TUCO events and our annual Awards, as well as promoting industry and supplier events.

TUCO Annual Conference & Competitions

In 2022 the TUCO Competitions - usually a stand alone event - and the TUCO Conference will merge to become one large celebration of competition, expertise and knowledge, together with a comprehensive exhibition - all under one roof.

Hosted at Keele University in July 2022, this event will bring together member institutions from all over the country for three days of of competition, learning and networking sessions.

TUCO Competitions & Conference

TUCO Winter Conference

The Winter Conference is a one-day event and an opportunity to network with your peers before the Christmas break. The event is free of charge to full members and you'll hear from key industry speakers.

We are pleased to announce the return of face-to-face events with our 2021 Winter Conference to be held at University of Nottingham on 8th-9th December 2021. Find out more and book here.

TUCO Awards

The TUCO Awards recognise and celebrate effort, improvement and achievement from all levels of staff within our member institutions.

TUCO Awards 2019



Industry Events

food matters liveFood Matters Live continues to be an ever-growing global community of people working in sustainable food innovation, nutrition, and health.

Running three times a year, Food Matters Live events provide information and insights through an unrivalled education programme, combined with a unique platform to connect international ingredient innovators with innovation teams from across the UK. Discover innovative NPD solutions, connect with your peers, and gain rich and reliable data from experts within your industry at our next live digital event: 16 – 17 November 2021.

Plus, be a part of the Future Ingredients Competition 2021, recognising the most pioneering ingredients of the year with winners announced at the event in November.

Find out how to get involved and join us, at www.foodmatterslive.com.

If you would like to list an industry event in this section, please email [email protected].