PTIN Steering Group Meeting

Date: May 16, 2011
Location: Big Sky, Montana

The Review of Progress Report was approved by the FSCF and the Steering Group also previewed a supply chain training module being developed by Michigan State University. A second aquaculture food safety module is also being prepared, and the Steering Group discussed ideas for disseminating PTIN training materials. The U.S. recommended new work on laboratory capacity building and export certificates. Thailand proposed new projects on development of risk-based food regulatory systems and training of food inspectors. The World Bank and a Chinese aquaculture firm have joined the Steering Group, and Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines are interested in designating a government representative. The World Bank presented its recommendations for taking Asia Pacific capacity building to the next level.

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • FSCF PTIN Pesticide MRL Harmonization: A Trade Facilitative Approach to MRL Compliance, December 16-17, 2020, Virtual
  • FSCF PTIN Success Stories from FSCF Export Certificate Reductions, Expected February 2021, Virtual
  • FSCF PTIN Sanitary Phytosanitary (SPS) Document Digitalization, What Industry and Government Need: Three Seminars to Collect Perspectives on E-Certification in the Past and Future, Expected Spring 2021, Virtual
  • FSCF PTIN Whole Genome Sequencing: Laboratory Capacity Building for Environmental Food Safety Testing Workstream
    • Virtual Awareness Webinars in early 2021,
    • How WGS has revolutionized food safety: from environmental sampling to foodborne disease prevention, response, and mitigation, May 2021, Virtual
    • Sub-Regional In-Lab Trainings, July 2021-October 2022,
    • Teach-Forward by Training Participants, September 2021-December 2022
    • Workshop for Food Safety Experts and Policymakers, presentations by ToTs, May 2023
  • Food Safety Cooperation Forum, 2021, Virtual
  • FSCF Partnership Training Institute Network Steering Group, 2021, Virtual

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