2023 AFDOSS Conference Archive

August 27-30, 2023

This was an in-person event, open to any and all food safety professionals and policy makers in local/state/federal government, industry and academic sectors.

Hotel Information

The Crowne Plaza Hotel Asheville
One Resort Drive
Asheville, NC 28806


View the 2023 Annual Educational Conference agenda here.

Monday Presentations
Tuesday Presentations
Wednesday Presentations

Continuing Education

The 2023 AFDOSS AEC was granted Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) through NEHA. Attendees are eligible for 16.5 CEU contact hours. Forms to claim CEUs were available at the registration desk for conference attendees.

Hotel Information

The 2023 AFDOSS AEC was held in Asheville, North Carolina, at The Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resort Asheville.


Thank you to our 2023 AEC Sponsors, WinWamAFDO, and the Partnership for Food Protection for their support in making the 2023 AEC a rousing success!

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Travel Scholarships

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Travel scholarships were available to state and local, food and drug regulatory personnel, to aid regulatory members in attending the AEC. Conference Registration was not an allowable expense for inclusion in a scholarship award.

Applications for travel scholarships were available via SurveyMonkey.

Funding for this conference was made possible, in part, by the Food and Drug Administration through grant 1 R13 FD007553-02. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does any mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organization imply endorsement by the United States Government.