EFLA EU-US Food Law Conference 2017

EFLA Conference 'Placing new food products on the market: A comparative analysis of the EU & US approaches’, 28th September 2017

The 5th EFLA EU-US Food Law Conference 'Placing new food products on the market: A comparative analysis of the EU & US approaches’ will be held in Brussels on 28th September 2017 from 9:30am to 5pm.

Please find here the invitation to the EFLA Conference. 

Please click here to register.

Thon Hotel EU, Rue de la Loi 75
1040, Brussels

The Conference will start at 9:30am (coffee from 9am) and will finish at 5pm on Thursday 28th September.

Confirmed speakers include Dr. Dennis Keefe (US FDA) who will give a presentation on the FDA approach to novel food ingredients, Mr. Rafael Perez Berbejal (DG SANTE, European Commission), who will present the EU Novel Foods legislation and its implementation, and Mrs. Diane McColl (Hyman, Phelps & McNamara), who will give some insights into the placing novel foods on the market. Mr. Nicolas Carbonnelle (Bird & Bird), will explain the EU regulatory aspects of personalised nutrition, with Mr. Ricardo Carvajal (Hyman, Phelps & McNamara) presenting the FDA approach and Ms. Francisca Serra (University of the Balearic Islands) providing the scientific background to the concept of personalised nutrition. Mrs. Cathy Weir (Amway) will give some insights into the personalised nutrition from a global company perspective. There will also be presentations on the advertising considerations regarding foods for children by Dr. Oliver Gray (ICC) and on the global framework for marketing foods for children from a Codex Alimentarius perspective by Mr. Kaushik Janakiraman (Mead Johnson).

The final programme for the Conference is available here.

All participants to the conference are kindly invited by COUTRELIS & ASSOCIES to a dinner buffet after the conference on 28th September 2017 at 19h at COUTRELIS & ASSOCIES, 235 rue de la Loi - 1040 Brussels. To confirm your attendance, please click here  

HOTELS - hotel suggestions can be found here.

E-mail: secretariat@efla-aeda.org

last update: September 2017