The International Society of Sugar Cane Technologists (ISSCT) is an association of scientists, technologists, managers, institutions and companies/corporations concerned with the technical advancement of the cane sugar industry and its co-products. The ISSCT has been in existence for 89 years during which it has organized 28 Congresses, usually at 3-year intervals. The last Congress was held in December 2016, in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand.