Institute for Food Safety and Health Partnership

ConnectFood is partnered with the Institute for Food Safety and Health (IFSH). To honor this important partnership,IFSH is offering the ConnectFood community discounts on some of their events. Please complete the form below to receive these offerings.

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Upcoming IFSH Events

Symposium: Whole Genome Sequencing For the Food Industry

Synopsis:
“Current Procedures, Advances, Obstacles, and Solutions”. Various governmental agencies that oversee and safeguard human health and food safety have embraced
whole genome sequencing (WGS) technology as a next step in the evolution of the diagnostic tools to positively identify and track microorganisms that influence our food safety and health. In this symposium, the industry practitioners will talk about the obstacles hampering the recognition, adoption and implementation of the WGS technology by the industry.

Date and Location:
May 22-23, 2017
Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge
1200 Burr Ridge Parkway
Burr Ridge, IL 60527

Discount Offered:
20% on general registration

Workshop: International Non-thermal Processing

Synopsis:
Today’s consumer wants it all: great taste, clean label, convenient, healthy and safe food. This workshop will explore the applications of non-thermal and novel technologies to meet all these demands. In this conference, researchers, subject matter experts, and stakeholders will discuss the opportunities and issues associated with novel and non-thermal food processing technologies as well as the research findings at various stages of the development chain.

Date and Location:
May 24-25, 2017
Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge
1200 Burr Ridge Parkway
Burr Ridge, IL 60527

Discount Offered:
20% on general registration