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The programme includes insightful sharing from expert speakers with the overview of integrated industry approach on food safety technologies and standards, trust and transparency, success cases throughout the food supply chain in manufacturing, catering, logistics and retail, and other food safety technological innovations and practices which ensure consumers protection and build consumer trust. The Award Presentation Ceremony for the highly recognised Quality Food Traceability Scheme will also be held to recognise enterprises which demonstrate excellence in food safety and traceability practices.

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Food Safety Forum 2019

Theme: “Technology, Innovation, and Food Safety”
23 Aug 2019 (Friday)
N201, Level 2, HK Convention and Exhibition Centre (New Wing),1 Expo Drive, Wanchai
(Tentative Program)



13:30 - 14:00

Registration and Industry Solution Booth Showcase

14:00 - 14:10

Welcome Remarks
- Ms. May Chung, HK Food & Beverage Industry Advisory Board Chairman / Nestlé HK Ltd. - GM

14:10 - 14:20

Opening Address by Guest of Honour
- Ms. LAU Lee Kwan, Vivian, JP, Director of Food & Environmental Hygiene, The Government of the HKSAR
14:20 - 14:40

Keynote (1) – How The Global Partnership Is Driving Greater Impact on Food Safety
- Ms. Sarah Ockman, Global Lead, IFC Food Safety Advisory (World Bank Group)

14:40 - 15:00 

Keynote (2) – Building and Protecting the Interests Community of Food Safety

- Market and Quality Supervision Commission of Shenzhen Municipality

15:00 - 15:15

Keynote (3) - Future Direction of Food Import Control: Innovation and Technology
- Mr. Tse Lai-chi, Manager (Special Duties), Centre for Food Safety, The Government of the HKSAR

15:15 -15:30

Transforming Food Safety Through Technology and Innovation
- JD.com

15:30 - 15:50
Networking Break and Industry Solution Booth Showcase

15:50 - 16:30

GS1 Hong Kong Quality Food Traceability Scheme 2019 - Award Presentation Ceremony
- Moderator: Ms. Heidi Ho, Principal Consultant, GS1 Hong Kong

16:30 - 16:45

Food Safety Driven by Intelligence
- Mr. Chen Zhong, Head of Quality Assurance, Maxim’s Caterers Ltd.

16:45 - 17:00

Traceability, Trust & Consumer
- Mr. Kenneth Chan, CEO, Rich Harvest Agricultural Produce Ltd.

17:00 - 17:15

Food Blockchain: Hype Or True Path To Food Transparency
- Mr. William Watts, Senior Director, Walmart Food Safety Collaboration Center

17:15 - 17:55

Pioneers Panel Discussion: Putting Transparency and Traceability in Practice
Host & Moderator: IGD Asia
- FrieslandCampina (Hong Kong)
- Tsit Wing Group
- Sun Fat Heung Food Products Ltd.

17:55 - 18:00
Recap & End of Forum

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