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Stay updated on key events relevant to food safety throughout 2014.


January 23–25 STDF Meeting – Policy Committee Session Geneva, Switzerland
February 17 Joint Industry Supply Chain Conference, GMA Buena Vista, Fla., United States
February 25–26 European Food Manufacturing and Safety Summit Netherlands
February 26–28 Global Food Safety Initative (GFSI) 2014 California, United States
March 11 Research and Innovation to Foster the Competitiveness of the European Agri-Food and Seafood Sectors Athens, Greece
March 16–18 Boston Seafood Show (Presentation of GAA/RAF food safety project) Boston, Mass., United States
March 26–28 STDF WG meeting with WBG / GFSP participation Geneva, Switzerland
March 27–28 CFDA/FAO/WHO/WB Food Safety Symposium Beijing, China
April 6 GMA Science Conference Washington, D.C., United States
April 8–10 Second Food Integrity and Tracebility Conference (ASSET 2014) Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
April 10 GFSP CWG Meeting Washington, D.C., United States
April 24–26 Danish Food Safety Conference + GFSP WG meetings Aarhus, Denmark
April 28–30  Danish Livestock and Food Safety Training Aarhus, Denmark
May 7–9 IAFP’s European Symposium on Food Safety Budapest, Hungary
May 16 Hong Kong FS Forum (GSI) Hong Kong SAR, China
May 22–23 2nd World of Food Safety: Ensuring Total Food Safety in the Global Economy sponsored by GS1Thailand Bangkok, Thailand
May 20 GFSP MEWG Meeting Virtual
June  GFSP Leadership Group Meeting
June 4–6 HACCP – the road ahead  Kirkkonummi, Finland
June 11 GS1 Connect Conference 2014 San Diego, Calif., United States
June 14–15 GFSF Annual Summit (www.gfsfsummit2014.comwww.globalfoodsafetyforum.org) Beijing, China
June 15–19 IFAMA – Agribusiness and Food World Forum  Cape Town, South Africa
June 18–19 EBRD-FAO: EastAgri Annual Meeting Belgrade, Serbia
June 21–24 IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo New Orleans, La. United States
Late June KLSWG Report Finalization Meeting TBD
July 7–10 International Environmental Health Conference Las Vegas, Nev., United States
July 14–18 CODEX Annual Meeting Geneva, Switzerland
August 3–6 2014 International Association for Food Protection (IAFP) Annual Meeting  Indianapolis, Ind., United States
August 14–16 FSTWG Montreal Meeting Monteral, Canada
August 19 IUFoST 17th World Congress of Food Science & Technology & Expo Montreal, Canada
September 18–19 APEC Agriculture and Food Ministerial Beijing, China
October 8–10 GOAL / Global Aquaculture Alliance Vietnam
October 12–15 Microal 2014 Iguassu Falls, Paranã, Brazil
October 20–22 WTO / STDF Meeting with WB/GFSP participation Geneva, Switzerland
October 27–29 GLOBALG.A.P. Summit in Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi, UAE
October 27–31 IDF World Dairy Summit (Registration deadline April 30, 2014) Tel Aviv, Israel
November 5–6 2014 China International Food Safety and Quality Conference & Expo Shanghai, China
November 9–11 2014 Dubai International Food Safety Conference  Dubai, UAE
November 10–13 FAO / IAEA International Symposium on Food Safety and Quality: Applications of Nuclear and Related Techniques Vienna, Austria
November (date TBD) GFSP Coordination Committee Meeting TBD
December 8–12 3rd GFSP Annual Conference Cape Town, South Africa
After the Stanford Design Workshop (TBD) 2nd ITWG Meeting and 1st Design Workshop Virtual Debriefing TBD
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