16th Annual UK Association for Food Protection Conference

"Impact of Food Safety Culture: Insights from Industry"

Join us for the 16th annual conference with over 100 food and drink industry professionals. At this free conference you will hear from industry leading speakers and there will be fantastic opportunities to network with delegates from food and drink processing and manufacturing businesses, academia, environmental health and trading standards.

Date: Wednesday 26th September 2018, 09:30 - 16:00

Topics: Food safety culture, Food safety management systems, Organisational sub-cultures, Globalisation of the food industry, BRC Global Food Safety Standard, SALSA Standard Issue 5

Registration closing date: 11th September 2018

Venue: Hilton Cardiff (opposite Cardiff Castle in the city centre), Kingsway, Greyfriars Rd, Cardiff CF10 3HH

For those flying into the city, Cardiff International Airport (CWL) is just a 30 minute drive from the hotel. There is limited parking available at the Hilton (£15 a day) and you can find other car parking  by Cardiff City Hall on King Edward VII Avenue and Museum Avenue as well as at the NCP Greyfriars Road.

Teas, coffees and lunch will be provided during the day.

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What are the nearby transport options?
Cardiff Central Street train station – 0.7 miles
Cardiff Queen Street – 0.4 miles
M4 at junction 32 – 4.4 miles
Cardiff International Airport (CWL) - 13.4 miles

Who are the speakers? 
There are seven food safety and food industry professionals speaking on the following subjects:

​Professor Carol Wallace ​University of Central Lancashire​Impact of Food Safety Culture on Food Safety Management Systems
​Dr Louise Manning   Harper Adams University ​Organisational sub-cultures: their influence on food safety and food integrity management
​Dr Lone Jespersen​Cultivate​Lessons Learned in changing food safety culture… And how we learned them
​Dr Rounaq Nayak​University of Oxford ​Globalisation of the food industry: Where to next and how to get there by improving culture
​Dr David Brackston​BRC Global Standards​BRC Global Food Safety Standard, Issue 8 & Food Safety Culture – What you need to know
​Bonnie Joplin​SALSA​The changes in SALSA Issue 5 and their impact on Food Safety Culture
​Marcia Nightingale​FSA’s Regulating Our Future​ Title TBC

Will there be disabled access?

When is registration?
09:30 – 10:00. The conference will start promptly at 10:00.

Where can we exhibit?
There will be spaces made available within the conference area and lounge. Please contact ZERO2FIVE@cardiffmet.ac.uk for more details. These exhibition spaces are limited.

Will there be an opportunity to network?
There will be an opportunity to network with a variety of food and drink industry professionals and experts including food and drink processors, enforcement, government and academia.

Who do we contact?
For all enquiries regarding the UKAFP conference please contact ZERO2FIVE@cardiffmet.ac.uk.

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 The UKAFP is affiliated with the International Association for Food Protection.