March 10 – 11, 2020 Equip yourself with all the tools to successfully develop, support and defend an ad claim. Gail Vance Civille & Pam Zupkosky
April 13 – 16, 2020 Tap the wisdom of experienced trainers to improve your skills in and out of the panel room. Learn and practice effective techniques for all aspects of leading and managing a descriptive analysis panel.
April 17, 2020 Understand your panels by analyzing data for panel & panelist performance patterns and develop reporting tools for both panel and clients.
September 21 – 24, 2020 Jump into the world of Sensory Evaluation with this extensive, interactive review of sensory methods for execution and analysis of acceptance/preference, descriptive, and discrimination tests. Great for adding sensory skills to enhance a current job and for new hires. To register, visit The Center for Professional Advancement (details to follow). Directors: Gail Vance Civille, B. Thomas Carr, Katie Osdoba
November 3 – 5, 2020 Strengthen your abilities to detect & describe common flavor and texture experiences in an objective way through exposure to flavors & textures common to many products. Not intensity scale focused. Great for product developers and sensory scientists alike. This course is inspired by Spectrum’s classic Flavor and Texture Spectrum descriptive analysis courses – updated for today’s learners. Director: Gail Vance Civille, Shannon Gibbons