On 10-11 April 2008 EFSA’s Advisory Forum will hold its 26th meeting in the premises of the Italian Institutio Superiore di Sanità (ISS) in Rome. Representatives from the Member States and the observer countries will be involved for the fist time in a food crisis simulation with the aim of fine-tuning EFSA’s procedures to be applied in the event of a food and or feed crisis in Europe. Feedback on the simulation’s outcome will be provided to the Forum at the end of the simulation.
Other items on the agenda include:
Feedback from the meetings of the Management Board, Scientific Committee, Advisory Forum working groups on IT and Communications and the Focal Points
Presentation of a proposal for revising the Advisory Forum working IT environment in EFSA’s extranet
Update on the implementation stage of ESCO working groups and networks
Scientific aspects related to the meeting of Advisory Forum experts in Animal Health and Welfare planned in May 2008