Upcoming and Recent Events

The Global Food Traceability Center (GFTC) works to advance understanding of traceability issues through participation in public events.

Upcoming Presentations


GDST Cologne Seafood Trackathon
October 21-22, 2019 – Cologne, Germany>

GDST Bali Seafood Trackathon
October 26-27, 2019 – Bali, Indonesia

IEEE's EmTech AG Forum
December 9, 2019 – Sacramento, California

Northwest Food & Beverage World
February 17 - 19, 2020 – Spokane, Washington

Seafood Expo North America
Boston, MA – March 15-17, 2020

Professional Manufacturing Confectioners Association
Lancaster, PA – April 22, 2020

Past Presentations

Women in Agribusiness Summit 2019
September 25-27, 2019 – Minneapolis, Minnesota

GS1 Global Industry & Standards Event
September 9-13, 2019 – Lisbon, Portugal

Open Source Summit + Embedded Linux Conference North America 2019
August 21 - 23, 2019 – San Diego, CA

2019 Foodservice Conference & Expo
July 26-27, 2019 –  Monterey, CA

IFT19 Traceability Central
June 2-5, 2019 – New Orleans, LA

Food Safety Supply Chain Conference 
May 29-30, 2019 – Rockville, MD

Seafood Expo Global
May 7-9, 2019 – Brussels, Belgium

PMA Tech Knowledge
May 1-2, 2019 – Monterey, CA

American Spice Trade Association Annual Meeting & Exhibits
April 7 – 10, 2019 – Amelia Island, FL

Seafood Expo North America
March 17-19, 2019 Boston, MA

SXSW
March 9-17, 2019 – Austin, TX

SPA Annual Producers Workshop
March 7, 2019 – Seattle, WA

UNC Clean Tech Summit
February 28 – March 1, 2019 – Chapel Hill, NC

IFT Oregon Section Traceability Workshop
February 25, 2019 - Portland, OR

Seafood and Fisheries Emerging Technologies Conference
February 13-16, 2019 – Bangkok, Thailand

Ag Professional Forum
November 14, 2018 – Durham, NC

2018 SQF International Conference
October 24, 2018 – Atlanta, GA

BC Food Protection Association Food Safety Workshop
October 18, 2018 – Vancouver, BC

Global Food Traceability & World Wildlife Fund
October 2, 2018 – Washington, DC

GS1 Industry Standards Event 2018
September 10-14, 2018 – Dublin Ireland

14th Annual Commissioner’s Food Safety Forum
August 16, 2018 – Raleigh, NC

ASABE 2018 Annual International Meeting
July 29-August 1, 2018 – Detroit, Michigan

IFT18
July 16-18, 2018 – Chicago, IL

SeaWeb Seafood Summit
June 19-21, 2018 – Barcelona, Spain

Digital Empowers: Accelerating Innovation for Business and Social Good
May 24th, 2018 – Washington, DC

Seafood Expo Global
April 24-26, 2018 – Brussels, Belgium

National Institute of Animal Agriculture Annual Conference
April 11, 2018 – Denver, CO

Seafood North America
March 11-13, 2018 – Boston, MA

69th Pacific Fisheries Technologists Conference
February 5-7, 2018 – Girdwood, AK

Conservation Alliance for Seafood Solutions Annual Meeting
By invitation only

Dubai International Food Safety Conference
November 19-21, 2017 – Dubai

China Fisheries & Seafood Expo 2017
November 1-3, 2017 – Qingdao, China

Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology (NIFST) Annual Meeting
October 22-25, 2017 – Abuja, Nigeria

Our Ocean
October 5-6, 2017 – Malta

Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch Foodservice Roundtable
September 2017 – Monterey, CA

United States Roundtable on Beef Sustainability meeting
August 21-22, 2017– Denver, CO

International Association for Food Protection Annual Meeting
July 9-12, 2017 – Tampa, FL

IFT17
June 25-28, 2017 – Las Vegas, NV

GS1 Connect
June 20-22, 2017 – Las Vegas, NV

SeaWeb Seafood Summit
June 5-7, 2017 – Seattle, WA

Food Safety Summit
May 8-11, 2017 – Rosemont, IL

Seafood Expo Global
April 25-27, 2017 – Brussels, Belgium

The Global Food Safety Conference
February 27-March 2, 2017 – Houston, TX

Seafood Expo North America
March 19-21, 2017 – Boston, MA

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