Entries are now open for the 2013 Australian HACCP Awards which recognise outstanding contributions of individuals and businesses in the food safety sector.
The awards ceremony will take place as part of the 20th Australian HACCP Conference and will be hosted by Advancing Food Safety, SAI Global.
The awards categories include:
- Outstanding individual nominated by an agri-food industry
- Outstanding individual working as a registered food safety auditor
- Outstanding single site company and outstanding multi-site company
Speakers for the night include:
Major General John Hartley OA, CEO of Future Directions International who will be discussing Australia’s role in helping alleviate possible future world crises in the supply of safe and quality food.
Greg Warren, general manager of Foodbank Australia will discuss quality food supply in times of individual and community crisis.
Bill McBride, Managing Director of FoodLink Management Services will be discussing the Global Food Safety Initiative.
“We’re working to provide organisations around the world with information services and solutions for managing risk, achieving compliance and driving business improvement,” explained Damian James, General Manager – Assurance Services Australia.
“Hosting these awards as part of the annual conference will set the standard expected for food professionals in all three of these categories and will give brands the recognition deserved for their remarkable contribution to food safety.”
The 20th Australian HACCP Conference will take place at Pier Docklands, Melbourne VIC on 27-29 August, 2013.