Upcoming Events

Food Safety Risks & Challenges in the Produce Sector

A seminar on the microbiological food safety risks and challenges relating to fresh and frozen produce.
05/11/2019 09:30:00

What is the future for nutritional labelling? Supporting healthier food choices

The event will explore the impact food labels has on consumer choice and how nutritional labelling in the future could help consumers make healthier food choices.
12/11/2019 22:00:00


Previous Events

All-island Food Poverty Network: Social Prescribing

Does it have a role in tackling food poverty and how can community food projects support it?
24/09/2019 09:45:00

Food Safety: Helping you to get it right (Ballinasloe)

Free workshops specifically for SME food businesses and those working within the wider food sector.
18/09/2019 09:15:00

Food Safety: Helping you to get it right (Sligo)

Free workshops specifically for SME food businesses and those working within the wider food sector.
17/09/2019 09:15:00

Food Safety: Helping you to get it right (Belfast)

Free workshops specifically for SME food businesses and those working within the wider food sector.
05/09/2019 09:15:00

Food Safety: Helping you to get it right (Dublin)

Free workshops specifically for SME food businesses and those working within the wider food sector.
04/09/2019 09:15:00

All-island Obesity Action Forum: Children’s rights, children’s weight

Childhood Obesity: the rights of our children to safe, nutritious food and physical activity.
11/06/2019 10:00:00

Food Safety: Helping you to get it right (Kerry)

Free workshops specifically for SME food businesses and those working within the wider food sector.
23/05/2019 09:15:00

Food Safety: Helping you to get it right (Cork)

Free workshops specifically for SME food businesses and those working within the wider food sector.
22/05/2019 09:15:00

Knowledge is Power – Dublin

What you need to know to produce safe food for the consumer.
25/09/2018 09:15:00

All-island Food Poverty Network: Food for Thought

Challenges and new approaches to addressing food poverty.
18/09/2018 10:00:00

Knowledge is Power – Belfast

What you need to know to produce safe food for the consumer.
05/09/2018 09:15:00

Knowledge is Power – Derry / Londonderry

What you need to know to produce safe food for the consumer.
04/09/2018 09:15:00

Small food business mentoring seminar

For food business in a pre-start up phase or those that have been operating for less than 36 months.
15/06/2018 10:00:00

All-island Obesity Action Forum: Nudge nudge

Making the healthier choice the easier choice.
12/06/2018 10:00:00

Knowledge is Power – New Ross

What you need to know to produce safe food for the consumer.
07/06/2018 09:15:00

Knowledge is Power – Mullingar

What you need to know to produce safe food for the consumer.
06/06/2018 09:15:00

Our Food Is Our Future: Belfast Summit on Global Food Integrity

Ensuring the integrity of the world's food supply.
29/05/2018 08:00:00

Knowledge is Power – Athenry

What you need to know to produce safe food for the consumer.
16/05/2018 09:15:00

Knowledge is Power – Sligo

What you need to know to produce safe food for the consumer.
15/05/2018 09:15:00

safefood conference on Listeria monocytogenes

For anybody working in the area of food safety.
01/05/2018 09:30:00

Knowledge is Power – Killarney

What you need to know to produce safe food for the consumer.
18/04/2018 09:15:00

Knowledge is Power – Clonakilty

What you need to know to produce safe food for the consumer.
17/04/2018 09:15:00

Knowledge is Power - Cork

What you need to know to produce safe food for the consumer.
10/04/2018 09:15:00

Whole genome sequencing in food safety

In partnership with Teagasc and University College Dublin.
28/11/2017 10:00:00

All-island Obesity Action Forum: Schools can, schools do

Healthy eating and physical activity in children.
14/11/2017 09:00:00

Safeguarding the Food Chain – Protecting Authenticity and Integrity

To examine current issues around the authenticity and integrity of our food, the public health implications and effective prevention control strategies.
05/10/2017 08:00:00

All-island Food Poverty Network: Hungry for Change

New approaches to addressing food poverty.
27/09/2017 10:00:00

Running the Gauntlet - Cookstown

Free workshops developed specifically for SME food businesses.
13/09/2017 10:00:00

Running the Gauntlet - Navan

Free workshops developed specifically for SME food businesses.
12/09/2017 17:00:00

Too clean or not clean enough: the hygiene hypothesis myth

Bringing together experts in allergies, human and microbe interaction, environmental health and home hygiene.
04/07/2017 09:00:00

All-island Obesity Action Forum: Stigma in obesity – a public health priority?

A workshop hosted by the All-island Obesity Action Forum.
20/06/2017 09:00:00

Running the Gauntlet - Cork City

Free workshops developed specifically for SME food businesses.
31/05/2017 17:00:00

Running the Gauntlet - Skibbereen

Free workshops developed specifically for SME food businesses.
30/05/2017 17:00:00

Running the Gauntlet - Athenry

Free workshops developed specifically for SME food businesses.
11/05/2017 17:00:00

Running the Gauntlet - Westport

Free workshops developed specifically for SME food businesses.
10/05/2017 17:00:00

Running the Gauntlet - Donegal

Free workshops developed specifically for SME food businesses.
09/05/2017 17:00:00

Running the Gauntlet - Tralee

Free workshops developed specifically for SME food businesses.
27/04/2017 17:00:00

Running the Gauntlet - Ennis

Free workshops developed specifically for SME food businesses.
26/04/2017 17:00:00

Running the Gauntlet - Wexford

Free workshops developed specifically for SME food businesses.
05/04/2017 17:00:00

Running the Gauntlet - Kilkenny

Free workshops developed specifically for SME food businesses.
04/04/2017 17:00:00

The Dairy Industry and Climate Change

Assessing future risks from a farmer, processor and customer perspective.
27/02/2017 01:00:00

All-island Obesity Action Forum: The Role of Appetite

This workshop will bridge the biology, eating behaviour and role of the environment on food intake.
08/11/2016 09:30:00

Catering for food hypersensitivity: a win-win for all (Dublin)

For those working in the food industry, particularly in catering, with a role in food allergen management.
26/09/2016 09:45:00

Catering for food hypersensitivity: a win-win for all (Antrim)

For those working in the food industry, particularly in catering, with a role in food allergen management.
19/09/2016 10:00:00

All-island Food Poverty Network: New approaches to addressing food poverty

To share new insights, latest research and explore alternatives to tackling food poverty.
13/09/2016 09:00:00

Malnutrition in the elderly: Canal communities health initiative training and expo

Providing community health care workers working with older people with new skills that can be used to develop their own resources.
08/09/2016 10:00:00

Safer Food - Avoidance of product recalls (Letterkenny)

Training workshops for small and medium sized food businesses; providing practical advice on good practices and how to avoid a product recall.
07/09/2016 10:00:00

Safer Food - Avoidance of product recalls (Cookstown)

Training workshops for small and medium sized food businesses; providing practical advice on good practices and how to avoid a product recall.
06/09/2016 10:00:00

Safer Food - Avoidance of product recalls (Galway)

Training workshops for small and medium sized food businesses; providing practical advice on good practices and how to avoid a product recall.
29/06/2016 10:00:00

Safer Food - Avoidance of product recalls (Tullamore)

Training workshops for small and medium sized food businesses; providing practical advice on good practices and how to avoid a product recall.
28/06/2016 10:00:00

All-island Obesity Action Forum: Health and Technology

Focusing on current interventions using technology to aid behaviour change and reduce obesity.
14/06/2016 09:30:00

Safer Food - Avoidance of product recalls (Carlow)

Training workshops for small and medium sized food businesses; providing practical advice on good practices and how to avoid a product recall.
02/06/2016 10:00:00

Safer Food - Avoidance of product recalls (Dublin)

Training workshops for small and medium sized food businesses; providing practical advice on good practices and how to avoid a product recall.
01/06/2016 10:00:00

Safer Food - Avoidance of product recalls (Kenmare)

Training workshops for small and medium sized food businesses; providing practical advice on good practices and how to avoid a product recall.
04/05/2016 10:00:00

Safer Food - Avoidance of product recalls (Fermoy)

Training workshops for small and medium sized food businesses; providing practical advice on good practices and how to avoid a product recall.
13/04/2016 10:06:00

Salmonella Knowledge Network Event

Lunchtime briefing on 'Moving to next generation pathogen surveillance:- What is possible?'
22/03/2016 10:00:00

Chemical Residues Knowledge Network Event

A workshop to identify emerging chemical contamination food safety risks and to consider food incident prevention.
26/02/2016 09:00:00

Food Safety Challenges: Controlling Foodborne Viruses

To share existing knowledge and identify key gaps to steer future research in foodborne viruses.
01/12/2015 09:30:00

Critical food safety issues in the meat supply chain: Technology Transfer Seminar

To provide insights into the most important current and emerging food safety issues.
24/11/2015 09:45:00

Food Authenticity: Protecting your business from food fraud

To share new insights into combatting food fraud and see how you can protect your business.
12/11/2015 09:45:00

All-island Obesity Action Forum: Changing environments, changing behaviours

This event will focus on current interventions that have been developed to change living environments and to encourage positive lifestyle behaviour change.
10/11/2015 09:30:00

VTEC Knowledge Network Annual Conference 2015

Keynote speakers include; Dr. Claire Jenkins, Public Health England, Prof. Marcello Trevisani, University of Bologna and Dr. Gro Johannessen, Norwegian Veterinary Institute.
10/11/2015 09:15:00

Food Intolerance: Challenges and Developments Conference

Open to all wanting to know more about food intolerance and interested in safer food for better business.
29/10/2015 09:45:00

Campylobacter Control: Training Workshop

Registration is free for safefood Knowledge Network members.
24/09/2015 09:45:00

Development of a Risk Register for the pork and poultry meat sectors on the island of Ireland

Protecting your business against emerging food safety risks.
18/09/2015 10:00:00

Food Authenticity: Protecting your business from food fraud

This seminar will share new insights on combatting food fraud and how you can protect your business.
26/06/2015 09:45:00

Biotoxins Conference: Analytical Chemistry Meets Toxicology

Registration is free of charge to members of the safefood Knowledge Networks and the Irish Society of Toxicology.
11/06/2015 09:30:00

All-island Obesity Action Forum: Intervening to reduce obesity

This event will focus on current interventions to reduce the burden of obesity both nationally and globally.
03/06/2015 09:30:00

Listeria Knowledge Network Conference

The theme for the Listeria Conference is "Managing and communicating risks related to pathogens in food".
20/05/2015 09:30:00

Food Poverty: Information for action

A workshop hosted by the All-island Food Poverty Network. Supported by safefood and the Food Standards Agency.
21/04/2015 10:00:00

safefood Salmonella Knowledge Network Conference

The conference theme is "Supply chain management issues in the meat and dairy industry".
16/04/2015 09:30:00

Chemical Residues Network 2014 Conference

The theme for this years conference shall be “Recent Advances In Targeted and Untargeted Analysis of Food”
17/12/2014 09:00:00

The New Allergy Law: What Caterers/Producers Need to Know

The new allergen labelling laws come into force on 13 December this year.
02/12/2014 10:00:00

safefood Listeria Knowledge Network meeting

A special meeting of the Listeria Knowledge Network will take place at the Ramada Plaza Belfast on November 26, 2014.
26/11/2014 09:30:00

All-island Obesity Action Forum: Candy-coated Marketing

Focusing on the marketing of foods and drinks to children and explore their understanding of these messages.
11/11/2014 09:30:00

Special Campylobacter Network Conference

Campylobacter: The poultry control programmes in Norway, Sweden and Denmark.
10/11/2014 10:00:00

Food on a low income: Four households tell their story

This event will launch safefood’s new research examining food on a low income on the island of Ireland
02/11/2014 10:00:00

VTEC Knowledge Networks Annual Conference

Speakers include Dr Fiona Brennan from the James Hutton Institute and Dr Eelco Franz from the RIVM.
21/10/2014 09:30:00

New Allergy Law: What caterers need to know

Caterers must be ready to give information to their customers on food allergens used in their dishes.
18/09/2014 09:45:00

Campylobacter Knowledge Networks Conference

The theme of this years conference is 'Campylobacter: Do you really understand the issue?' and will include a broiler farm visit.
26/06/2014 10:00:00

All-island Obesity Action Forum meeting

A workshop hosted by the All-island Obesity Action Forum and supported by safefood, the Health Service Executive and the Public Health Agency
17/06/2014 09:30:00

Salmonella Knowledge Network Annual Conference

Invited speakers include Dr. Antonio Valero, Dr. Panagiotis Skandamis and Prof Seamas Fanning.
09/04/2014 10:00:00

Food Integrity and Traceability Conference

safefood and the institute for Global Food Security at Queen’s University Belfast are delighted to announce a major international conference on Food Safety.
08/04/2014 10:25:28

Nanotechnology in the agri-food industry

This workshop is dedicated to raising awareness of the potential applications of nanotechnology in the agri-food sector.
09/01/2014 08:45:00

safefood Biotoxins Knowledge Network Conference

An island of Ireland focus with input from highly respected international scientific experts, producers and stakeholders.
04/12/2013 09:00:00

safefood Listeria Knowledge Network Annual Conference

The theme for the conference is Occurrence of L. monocytogenes and dealing with this occurrence.
20/11/2013 09:00:00

All-island Obesity Action Forum meeting

A workshop hosted by the All-island Obesity Action Forum and supported by safefood.
19/11/2013 22:00:00

VTEC Knowledge Networks Annual Conference

Verocytotoxigenic E.coli: continuing challenges and emerging solutions.
17/10/2013 09:00:00

Chemical Residues Knowledge Network Conference

An island of Ireland focus with input from highly respected international scientific experts, producers, consumers and journalists.
18/09/2013 00:00:00

All-island Obesity Action Forum meeting

A workshop hosted by the All-island Obesity Action Forum supported by safefood and the Association for the Study of Obesity on the island of Ireland.
25/06/2013 10:00:00

Influences on Healthy Food Choices: Insights for Industry, Policy Makers and Practitioners

This Consumer Food Behaviour Knowledge Network event is being hosted in partnership with Teagasc and UCC.
29/05/2013 09:30:00

Campylobacter Knowledge Network Annual Conference

This one day annual conference will focus on the current hot topics in campylobacter research.
17/05/2013 09:30:00

Salmonella Knowledge Network Annual Conference

This is a one day event and will feature both national and international speakers. The keynote speaker is Dr. Larry R. Beuchat.
24/04/2013 09:30:00

Launch of the new Community Food Initiatives Programme 2013-15

Looking Back to Influence the Future.
11/04/2013 10:00:00

Qualitative methods in public health nutrition

A one day event in collaboration with the Agri-food Graduate Development Programme.
30/01/2013 09:00:00

Biotoxin Knowledge Network Conference

Mycotoxins and plant toxins: Emerging threats and their impact on feed and food safety.
29/11/2012 09:00:00

All-island Obesity Action Forum: Overweight and Obesity in Practice

A workshop hosted by the All-island Obesity Action Forum supported by safefood and the Irish Medical Organisation.
27/11/2012 10:00:00

Measuring food poverty in Ireland: Developing a food poverty indicator

The event will launch a briefing document which examines the implications of a new food poverty indicator drawing on research commissioned by the Department of Social Protection.
16/10/2012 10:00:00

Early School Leavers: A needs assessment from a nutritional perspective (ROI)

Early School Leavers - A needs assessment from a nutritional perspective
12/10/2012 09:30:00

Early School Leavers: A needs assessment from a nutritional perspective (NI)

Early School Leavers - A needs assessment from a nutritional perspective
10/10/2012 09:30:00

From Shift Work to Shifting the Pounds:The Value of a Healthy Workforce

Highlighting the importance of a healthy workforce.
19/06/2012 10:15:00

The Food, Health, Choice and Change Conference

This event will mark the launch of safefood’s Consumer Focused Review on Food behaviour.
06/06/2012 09:00:00

Counting up the pounds: The economic cost of obesity

A workshop hosted by the All-island Obesity Action Forum supported by safefood and the HRB Centre for Health and Diet Research.
15/11/2011 10:00:00

Food Integrity and Traceability Conference

safefood and Queens University will jointly host a major International Conference on food safety at Queens University Belfast.
12/10/2011 09:00:00

Weigh to Men's Health

A workshop hosted by the All-island Obesity Action Forum supported by safefood and the Ulster Cancer Foundation.
08/06/2011 09:00:00

Biotoxin and Chemical Residues in Food Networks Annual Technical Workshop

A technical workshop for the detection of biotoxins and chemical residues in food.
01/06/2011 09:00:00

Listeria Network Conference

This one-day conference will focus on various aspects of Listeria, including persistence, virulence and control.
16/05/2011 09:00:00