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DPO International was the main sponsor at the EU-ASEAN Forum on Food Safety 2014 which was held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on the 13 to 14 October 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The main aim of the event was, ‘To nurture the EU-ASEAN policy dialogue on food safety.’
DPO’s Group Managing Director, Mr. Daniel Pans gave the opening address for Day 2 of the event, highlighting DPO International’s experience in the food industry and why the Forum was created. Also, Dr Jaanaki, of DPO Sri Lanka proudly represented DPO under the "Commercial Success" category as one of the panelists in the dialogue session.
The closed door event garnered around 150 attendees and 20 Speakers who were Food Industry experts in their own field. The broad concept of Food Safety was specified through four key themes which were, Shelf Life, Traceability, Cold Chain and Labeling – from the Academic (science), Policy (regulatory) and Operational (technologies and solutions) perspectives.