When

2015 September 11
2015 September 11

Vienna Food Safety Forum

The Forum

Within the context of the UNIDO-CFDA cooperation on food safety capacity building, the Vienna Food Safety Forum will take place on 11 September 2015 in Vienna, Austria. The thematic focus of the Forum will emphasize the multiple benefits of safe food for social inclusiveness, sustainability and industrial development.  

With food value chains stretching around the world, the need to strengthen food safety systems within and among countries is becoming more critical.  

The forum will address the global governance of food regulatory systems and showcase examples from around the world.

Keynote Speech

H.E. BI Jingquan, Minister of the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA)

Thematic Focus 

The forum will thematically focus on issues pertaining International Food Safety Governance, Industry Engagement in Food Safety Capacity Building and more specifically on Risk Management in the Dairy Sector.  

Engaging Industry

Industry has a major role in guaranteeing efficiency and effectiveness of food supply systems and ensuring that it results in a supply of safe food products.  

The Vienna Food Safety Forum will allow international experts to highlight the importance of private sector engagement in advancing food safety capacity building and present case studies from a food industry perspective.  

Location: Vienna International Centre (VIC), Conference Room C1, C-Building (2nd floor)

Contact: Trade Capacity Building Branch:  tcb@unido.org  

For information, please go to the event page