SGS to Host Special Session at GFSI 2015
SGS, a leading global solution provider in food safety, quality and sustainability, will be one of the main sponsors of the GFSI Global Food Safety Conference 2015. We will host a Special Session and also showcase our unique food safety solutions at this international event, which will take place from 3-5 March 2015, at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia.
The GFSI’s Global Food Safety Conference is a leading annual event, that brings together more than 800 leading food safety specialists in the food and agriculture industry, such as manufactures and retailers, as well as food related associations and government agencies from over 50 countries. Its aim is bring the experts to one location and to advance the cause and management of food safety globally.
The conference provides the opportunity to meet and network with industry peers, share knowledge, benefit from thought-provoking presentations from internationally reputed industry experts and hear innovative ideas to implement in your workplace. The chosen theme is “Food Safety: A Shared Responsibility”.
The SGS Special Session titled “How well do you know your Supply Chain?” will commence on Thursday, 5th of March at 8:15AM.
The objectives of this special session are to:
- Present findings of the SGS industry survey on current supply chain management practices, including supplier approval processes and a review of their vulnerability and impact on food safety;
- Discuss the concept of risk and vulnerability in the supply chain through available guidelines and challenges of implementation;
- Evaluate the available tools and methods to manage traceability and transparency in the supply chain and how they support the prevention, mitigation and management of risk.
The session will be moderated by Dr. Evangelia Komitopoulou, SGS Global Technical Manager for Food.
Attendance at the GFSI Global Food Safety Conference 2015 is required for admittance to SGS’s Special Session. Please sign up on the Global Food Safety Conference website. Registered delegates will further be invited to confirm their attendance at the special session.
Visit us at Booth 32. Experts from the SGS Global Food team look forward to meeting you during the GFSI Global Food Safety Conference 2015.
For more information, please contact:
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan,
t: +603-2095 9200