June 27, 2019 07:00:00 - 15:30:00 Centennial College Event Centre, Progress Campus 937 Progress Ave, Toronto, ON

Latest in Pathogen Control” and “Regulatory Updates

PLEASE NOTE: EVENT LOCATION HAS CHANGED

 

Centennial College Event Centre, Progress Campus - 937 Progress Ave, Toronto, ON

 

 --- Full Agenda ---

DIAMOND SPONSOR – Sani Marc Group
7:00 - 8:00 AM Registration Desk and Breakfast – Sponsored by AFCO/ZEP
8:00 – 8:15 AM Introduction – Angela Bernoski, OFPA President
OFPA Membership – Kristen Green, OFPA Director
2019 Golf Tournament – Greg Vallee, OFPA Director
  Morning: Latest in Pathogen Controls - Moderator: Rupali Sanas, OFPA Director
8:15 – 9:00 AM KEYNOTE PRESENTATION – "Current and Emerging Microbial Food Safety Issues" - Dr. Jeff Farber, Professor, Dept. of Food Science, Director, Canadian Research Institute for Food Safety (CRIFS), University of Guelph
9:00 – 9:30 AM “Environmental Monitoring for Listeria, Effectively” - Dr. Carol Jones, Director of Technical Services and Food Safety with Food & Beverage Division; Director of Quality Action Team at AFCO/ZEP
9:30 – 10:00 AM “The Science behind the new Listeria Analysis” - Dr. Preetha Biswas, Director of Microbiology, Research and Development, Neogen Corporation
10:00 – 10:40 AM Nutrition Break (Networking and Poster Competition) – Sponsored by SQFI
10:40 – 11:10 AM “Contamination Control in Food Manufacturing” - Savitri Subra, Microbiologist
11:10 – 11:40 AM “Insights into Shiga-toxin E. coli contamination of Romaine Lettuce” -
Dr. Jeri Barak, Professor, Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin-Madison - Sponsored by Diversey Canada
11:40 – 11:50 AM Clive Kingsbury Poster Competition – Students Present (2 minutes each)
11:50 – 12:00 PM Diamond Sponsor Presentation
12:00 – 1:15 PM Lunch (Networking & Poster competition) - Sponsored by Nature’s Touch Frozen Foods
  Afternoon Moderator: Nadia Narine, OFPA Director
1:15 – 2:00 PM KEYNOTE PRESENTATION – “Safe Food for Canadians Regulations (SFCR) – Getting Started” - Melanie Nobre, Senior Policy Advisor, National Inspection Division, Operations Branch, CFIA and Mary Rutherford, Operational Manager, Food, Ontario Area, CFIA
2:00 – 2:30 PM “Front-of-Package Nutrition Labelling” - Susan Van Ryswyk, Senior Project Manager, Food & Label Compliance, NSF International, Guelph, ON
2:30 – 3:00 PM “Health Eating Strategies Update” - Dr. William Yan, Director Bureau of Nutritional Science, Health Canada
3:00 - 3:15 PM

Silent Auction Winners announced by Nadia Narine, OFPA Director

Clive Kingsbury Poster Competition Winners announced by Kristen Green, OFPA Director

Grand Prize Draw & Closing Remarks by Joe Myatt, OFPA Vice President

3:15 PM Portable Snacks and Refreshments – Sponsored by Sanitation Pros

2019 SPRING TECHNICAL MEETING Sponsorship Package

 

Diamond $2500

Platinum $1500

Gold $850

Silver $550

     

Full size logo included on one side of the participant kits (OFPA logo on the other side) or another promotional item agreed to by the OFPA.

     

Your company spokesperson allotted a 5-minute presentation during OFPA event.

     

Your company logo displayed on Name Badge / Lanyards.

     

Your one to five-page promo flyer to be inserted into each participant kit bag or opportunity to distribute /include your own promo item at the registration area. 

 

Your one-page promo flyer to be inserted into each participant kit bag or opportunity to distribute /include your own promo item at the registration area.

   

One free membership for 2019 (worth $65.00) – can be given to a client if you are a Sustaining Corporate Member.

One free membership for 2019 (worth $65.00) – can be given to a client if you are a Sustaining Corporate Member.

One free membership for 2019 (worth $65.00) – can be given to a client if you are a Sustaining Corporate Member.

 

 

One attendee registration.

 

One attendee registration.

 

One attendee registration.

 

One attendee registration.

 

One 8’ exhibit table.

 

One 8’ exhibit table.

 

One 8’ exhibit table.

 

One 8’ exhibit table.

Your company logo featured on the speaker's podium for the duration of the conference.

Your company logo featured on signage at the lunch station.

Your company logo featured on signage at nutrition break station for one break.

Your company logo featured on signage at nutrition break station for one break.

Your company logo displayed on the conference room projection screen for the duration of breaks and door prize draws.

 

Your company logo displayed on the conference room projection screen for the duration of breaks and door prize draws.

Your company logo displayed on the conference room projection screen for the duration of breaks and door prize draws.

Your company logo displayed on the conference room projection screen for the duration of breaks and door prize draws.

size: smallYour company logo on event materials as OFPA Diamond sponsor.

Your company logo on event materials as OFPA Platinum sponsor.

Your company logo on event materials as OFPA Gold sponsor.

Your company logo on event materials as OFPA Silver sponsor.

Your company logo displayed on the sponsor page as Diamond level sponsor on the OFPA website.

Your company logo displayed on the sponsor page as Platinum level sponsor on the OFPA website.

our company logo displayed on the sponsor page as Gold level sponsor on the OFPA website.

Your company logo displayed on the sponsor page as Silver level sponsor on the OFPA website.

First choice of location for your company's exhibit table during the Tradeshow portion of the OFPA event.

After the Diamond sponsor, you will have first choice of location for your company's exhibit table during the Tradeshow portion of the OFPA event.

After the Diamond and Platinum sponsor, priority status for choosing the location of your company's exhibit table during the Tradeshow portion of the OFPA event.

After the Diamond and Platinum sponsor, priority status for choosing the location of your company's exhibit table during the Tradeshow portion of the OFPA event.

Acknowledgement during the OFPA meeting.

Acknowledgement during the OFPA meeting.

Acknowledgement during the OFPA meeting.

Acknowledgement during the OFPA meeting.

Sponsors

Diamond Sponsors

  • Sanimarc Group

Platinum Sponsors

  • AFCO/ZEP
  • Diversey Canada

Gold Sponsors

  • Nature's Touch Frozen Foods
  • SQFI
  • Sanitation Pros

Silver Sponsors

  • Abell Pest Control
  • Micronostyx
  • Centennial College
  • AFL
  • AAPS
  • Noraxx Inspections
  • BRC Global Standards
  • Bio-Rad Laboratories