With the theme “Solutions for Today, Planning for Tomorrow,” the solutions-based 21st annual Food Safety Summit, an event hosted by Beverage Industry parent company BNP Media, will provide an in-depth schedule of educational sessions and certification programs when it returns May 6-9 to the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Ill. Professionals from every part of the food safety supply chain will have the opportunity to take advantage of eight certification courses, 26 educational sessions, a keynote presentation, discussion groups, several networking events and a tradeshow floor featuring 200-plus exhibitors.
“Each year,hundreds of food safety professionals participate in the certificate/certification programs during the Summit because they have access to all of the education, special events and networking opportunities the Summit offers,” said Scott Wolters, director of tradeshows and conferences for BNP Media, the producer of the event, in a statement. “We have partnered with the [National Environmental Health Association] (NEHA), [Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance] (FSPCA), and [Association of Food and Drug Officials] (AFDO) to gives our attendees the opportunity to get the important training they need and become qualified individuals for their organizations. We are also pleased to announce that AFDO will be hosting their North Central Association Meeting during the first two days of the Summit.”