50th meeting of the Advisory Forum

Parma
5 December 2013

The 50th meeting of the Advisory Forum and the Joint meeting of the Advisory Forum with the Advisory Forum Communications Working Group

On 05 December EFSA’s Advisory Forum holds the 50th meeting in Parma (IT).
On 06 December EFSA’s Advisory Forum holds a joint meeting with the Advisory Forum Communications Working Group in Parma (IT).

Agenda of the 50th meeting of the Advisory Forum

  1. Welcome and opening of the meeting
  2. Adoption of the agenda
  3. Matters Arising
  4. Strategic Discussion on EFSA’s work with Member States.
    • Scientific Cooperation Review
    • Improving Network Cooperation
    • Advisory Forum 50th Meeting Anniversary Discussion
  5. Scientific Unit and Panel Presentation
    • Cooperation and Feedback: GMO Panel and Network
  6. Updates and matters raised by EFSA and the Member States
    • Hepatitis A – Tracing activities
    • Update on Proposals for Short Term Staff Exchange
    • Progress Report on Acrylamide
    • Data Collection Network Activities Update:
      • Expert Group on Chemical Occurrence Data
      • Expert Group on Food Consumption Data
    • EU Menu Update
  7. Forward Planning
    • Developments on the Horizon 2020 Framework Programme
    • Strategic Topics 2014
    • Review of the Expert Data Base
  8. Any other business
    • Networks: Revised Terms of Reference:

      • AHAW; PLH; DCM; GMO; Zoonoses

Agenda of the Joint meeting of the Advisory Forum and of the Advisory Forum Communications Working Group

  1. Welcome and Introduction
  2. AFCWG Work Programme
    • Revised Terms of Reference
    • Best Practice
  3. Communicating Risk
    • Risk Profiling
    • Strenghtening cooperation in risk communication – MS Perspective
  4. Methodology for developing a Clear Communications Index
  5. International Cooperation in Risk Communication

Final minutes of joint meeting(207.46 KB)

Documents

Draft Agenda (181.49 KB)
Minutes (282.85 KB)