48th meeting of the Advisory Forum

19 June 2013

On 19 and 20 June EFSA’s Advisory Forum holds the 48th meeting in London (UK).


  1. Welcome and opening of the meeting
  2. Adoption of the agenda
  3. Strategic Discussion on EFSA’s work with Member States.
  • Work Planning and Prioritisation

  • Scientific Cooperation Review
    • Introduction
    • Discussion Groups
    • Plenary Feedback and general discussion
  • Grants and Procurement programme 2014
  • Risk Mapping : how do we assess and rank risks from food to ensure maximum public health gain?
  • Review of the EFSA’s Communication strategy and future developments (2014-2018)
  • Review of the Terms of Reference of the Advisory Forum Working Group on Communications
  • Cooperation in the FIP area.
    • Food Additives and Nutrient Sources added to Food (ANS)
    • Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavourings and Processing Aids
    • Proposal for establishing a FIP network
  • Aspartame
  1. Other matters raised by EFSA and Member States
  • Energy Drinks
  • Customer Feedback on EFSA’s scientific outputs (part of the Transparency Initiative )
  • Regulated Products: Creating a stable process management environment
  • Update on Chemical Occurrence Data, including Acrylamide
  1. Any other business


Agenda (174.6 KB)
Minutes (198.9 KB)