“Science Night” at Kharkiv State University of Food Technologies and Trade

images (1)September 24, 2016 the Department of food and hotel industry equipment named after M.I.Belyayev. making part of KSUFTT traditionally participated in the joint Ukrainian-German project “Science Night” held with the support of the General Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany honorary doctor Wolfgang Messynher and Kharkiv Mayor Gennadiy Kernes.
During the event the Department of the equipment presented examples of modern technological equipment for the production of natural juices and other soft drinks. The presentation of equipment and modern developments in the field of dairy drinks production was held with the demonstration of their preparation and tasting by guests of the establishment. Guests were able to evaluate the taste of products developed by experts and researchers of the department.
Students, pupils, their parents and ordinary citizens of Kharkiv who care about the latest technologies were shown samples of modern equipment for control of the authenticity of currency banknotes of the different countries and ages, documents confirming the identity – passports, driver’s licenses of different years of release with the help of different methods and devices. Next devices were demonstrated: currency detector “Version M”, automatic currency detection “Assistant-450.” These samples of customs control are used in the learning process for the training of practical skills of future specialists in trade and customs, specialists in their service – graduates of technical equipment and service department.

During the presentation of scientific developments and the equipment department lecturers drawn attention of visitors to prospects of educational opportunities for students, talked about areas of specialist training, that department trains specialists in the operation, maintenance and design of modern technological equipment for institutions of restaurant industry, hotel industry, small processing plants, in designing of restaurant industry institutions and processing enterprises, the authors of scientific developments presented the work directions of the research groups which creatively develop future creators of sophisticated samples of food and hotel industry equipment.

The staff of the department expressed gratitude to the organizers for the opportunity to participate in this significant and interesting project for all Kharkiv and every caring citizen and guest of the city!