Food & Beverage Sector Event: 15th Annual North American Food Safety Summit

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 12:00am The Old Mill, Toronto, ON SIG Featured 467 Views

Event Details

The 15th Annual North American Summit on Food Safety provides an opportunity for Manufacturers and Processors, and those up and down the value chain, together with service providers, government agencies and suppliers to connect on all issues related to the conference focus.  It is a perfect opportunity to learn the latest in legislative updates, to gain insight from peer best practices, and to hear from industry experts!

This year’s Summit is scheduled for April 2nd and 3rd, 2019 at the Old Mill in Toronto.  As always, this is a robust two-day session that enables participants to readily engage with industry leaders, and to learn from experiences and best practices in an effort to adapt to the evolving demands of North America’s food industry.  It presents a perfect opportunity to hear the latest findings on North America’s most notable food recalls and source prevention strategies and witness how leading food manufacturers are ensuring food safety across the supply chain.

It's going to be a great two-day event that tackles issues relating to food safety such as:

  • Transitioning to the New Regulatory Landscape
  • Cross-Border Compliance
  • Improving Food Safety Compliance Plans
  • Protecting Your Brand and Mitigating Risk with a Solid Food Defense Strategy
  • Establishing a Culture of Food Safety
  • Food Additives and Packaging
  • Global Food Fraud
  • Food Importing Best Practices
  • Produce Suppliers
  • Artificial Intelligence

    This year's Pre-Conference Workshops will focus on Improving your Food Safety Compliance Plan for Meat and Poultry Products and Protecting Your Brand and Mitigating Risk with a Solid Food Defense Strategy

    Each day will include a variety of case studies and panel discussions and regulatory updates.  Leaders and industry experts will be joining us from the Food & Drug Administration (FDA), Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), Ippolito Fruit & Produce Limited, Chudleigh’s, FGF Brands, North American Softseeds Cargill, DesBarres Chocolate, The Kraft Heinz Company, Food Allergy Canada, Molson Coors Canada, Collaborating Centre in Child Health and the Environment, Canadian Agri-Food Foresight Institute, Aurora Importing & Distributing, Thai Indochine Trading Inc., Richmond Traders Inc., National Importers Inc., Maple Lodge Farms, Mastronardi Produce, Health Canada, Maple Leaf Foods, McGill University, and the City of Toronto. 

    2019 Event Highlights:
    •    Exclusive insights from 25+ leaders in Food Safety
    •    Latest updates on safety standards from CFIA and FDA
    •    Case Studies and Panel Presentations from leading local and international companies
    •    Best practices from top food businesses, key regulators, and academic leaders

    For the latest Agenda, Speakers, and Presentation Overviews for the 15th Annual North American Food Safety Summit please visit their website at:

To Register, please use VIP code EMC20


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Without a doubt - this will be an excellent, excellent Summit full of opportunities!  We hope you can join us!!                                              

All the best as always!


Bren de Leeuw, National Director - EMC Food, Beverage, Bio & Ag Program
Excellence In Manufacturing Consortium – - 519-372-6009

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