The Congress is the first meeting of its kind, and will include a
balanced program encompassing six areas of wheat research: Wheat
Diversity, Evolution, and Genetic Resources; Structural and Functional
Genomics of Wheat and Wheat Relatives; Wheat Improvement: Breeding,
Physiology, and Enabling technologies; Wheat Production Systems:
Environment, Sustainability, and Management; Protecting Yield:
Resistance to Biotic and Abiotic Stresses; Wheat Uses: Functionality,
Nutrition, Safety and Human Health.
The Congress will include joint plenary sessions and concurrent
sessions, with over 100 invited speakers presenting. All plenary
sessions will be streamed live on the web and social media platforms.
Two poster sessions, field trips, cultural activities, as well as
social events for networking will round out the weeks event.
Each year, the International Association for Food Protection hosts an
Annual Meeting, providing attendees with information on current and
emerging food safety issues, the latest science, innovative solutions
to new and recurring problems, and the opportunity to network with
thousands of food safety professionals from around the globe. Held in
various locations throughout North America, this meeting has grown
over the years to become the leading food safety conference worldwide.
IAFP 2019 will be held at the Kentucky International Convention
Center in Louisville, Kentucky.
The IAFP Annual Meeting is attended by more than 3,600 of the top
industry, academic and governmental food safety professionals from six
continents. This renowned event owes its reputation and success to the
quantity, quality, and diversity of each year’s program; the quality
and relevance of exhibits sharing the latest in available
technologies; leading experts speaking on a variety of timely topics;
and special recognition of outstanding professionals and students for
their contributions in the food safety field.
ince 1995, the InfoAg Conference has been the premier event for
discussion and advancement of precision agriculture. This event draws
interest from domestic and international agriculture professionals and
features a wide range of educational and networking opportunities for
professionals interested in learning more about precision agriculture techniques.