SAAFoST Listeriosis Workshop - 14 February
One-day workshop on Listeria; the science

Food Focus Listeriosis Workshop - 15 February
One-day workshop on Listeria; the solution

Important Information for SAAFoST Workshop Only

Listeriosis Confirmed Cases: 820; Deaths 82 as at 25 January 2018.

SAAFoST brings you the latest science on Listeria, the disease listeriosis and experiences of local industry and governments in other countries experienced in dealing with listeriosis outbreaks.


Mr Blaine van Rensburg - Group Executive for Production Sovereign Foods, Mr Janusz Luterek - Partner Hahn & Hahn Attorneys, Dr Lucia Anelich - SAAFoST President (2017-2019) &, Anelich Consulting, Prof Pieter Gouws - Faculty of Agrisciences, University of Stellenbosch, Ms Anza Bester - Mérieux Nutrisciences, Dr Juno Thomas - NICD Head: Centre for Enteric Diseases.
NICD Representative and overseas guest speakers to be confirmed in due course. Panel discussion at the end of the day.

DATE: 14 February 2018

VENUE: Premier Hotel OR Tambo Airport, Conference Centre


Registration: 07:30 to 09:00
Programme: 09:00 to 16:00
Cocktail: make allowance of an hour at the end of the day for a traffic calming cocktail (to be confirmed)

SHUTTLES: Complimentary Premier Hotel shuttles leave airport every thirty minutes: schedule (click here)

REGISTRATION FEE: R750 (R855 including VAT). Register below.


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End of business, 6 February. Places after 6 February may only be available as a result of cancellations.


Please cancel by 12:00 on Tuesday 6 February so that your place can be made available to someone on the waiting list, or preferably, send a colleague in your place. No refunds for any cancellations after 12:00 on Tuesday 6 February.

Speakers Food Focus Workshop: Click here

Registration and Payment Procedure: for Food Focus Workshop 15 February Click here