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 2018 will be held at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. 

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.

We hope you will visit the ComBase booth in the Exhibits area!


Since 2005, IAFP's European symposium 2018 has been shaping the future of food safety by providing a forum for the exchange of ideas with colleagues from across Europe working in industry, government, and academia. The Symposium is an excellent forum to gain knowledge about the latest developments and techniques in food science and safety. The symposium will be held 25-27 April 2018 in Stockholm, Sweden at The Brewery Conference Centre.

We hope you will visit the ComBase booth in the Exhibits area!

Under a theme of Biodiversity of Foodborne Microbes, the FoodMicro 2018 conference illustrates how the field of food microbiology has changed rapidly in the last decades and new methods help scientists all over the world to master the challenges of the 21st century.