Parma 25.11.2015 – EU Food labelling seminar with JBT FoodTech

On 25th November I will be in Parma for a seminar about the Regulation (EU) No 1169/2011 (or Food Information to consumer, FIC). The course is organised by JBT FoodTech. John Bean Technologies Corporation (JBT) is a leading global technology solutions provider to high-value segments of the food processing and air transportation industries. They design, manufacture, test and service technologically sophisticated systems and products for customers through JBT FoodTech and JBT AeroTech segments. The venue will be the beautiful Palazzo Soragna.

The course will examine the Regulation (EU) No. 1169/2011 in particular the main implementation problems and the changes introduced in the food labeling regime. Particular attention will be given to the labeling of allergens, nutritional information and indications of origin. The seminar is intended for quality assurance and regulatory manager in food companies, legal professionals, vets, food technologists, trade associations and competent authorities.

The language of the course will be Italian, but I remember to all readers that I can organise also English session and distance learning modules.

Here you can download the brochure and book your place.

Hope to see you in Parma!

Food Information to Consumer Seminar – IZS Brescia

Tomorrow 19 October 2015, I will be in Brescia for a seminar on the Food Information to Consumer Regulation (Regulation (EU) No. 1169/2011) organized by the public laboratory IZS Lombardia and Emilia Romagna “Bruno Ubertini” and destined to competent authorities, veterinarians, biologists and sanitary professionals in general.

The seminar will be introduced by Prof. Carlo Bottari and my excellent friend Prof. Pietro Manzini (University of Bologna) will do a brief overview over the decisions of the European Court of Justice on food labelling matters in the last 20 years. After that I will offer a complete explanation about the content of the Regulation, about the actual situation regarding the sanctions regime in Italy and the latest clarification received from the EU Commission and our Ministries.

Here you can download the full program.

I will be happy to share a coffee with anyone will be in Brescia tomorrow!