The Food and Environment Research Agency attend, exhibit at and host a broad array of international events that explore the full scope of our scientific expertise and allow us to engage with our industry, academic and Government stakeholders.
- The 7th Meeting of the Global Microbial Identifier, 11-12 September 2014, York, UK
The seventh in a series of plenary meetings of the Global Microbial Identifier initiative, organised by The Food and Environment Research Agency (Fera), UK, on behalf of the Food Standards Agency (FSA), UK. Featuring presentations from international expert speakers and participation in workgroup discussion.
- International Conference on Global Plant Health Risks and Policy, 27-28 October 2014, York, UK
The focus of the conference is on plant health policy, economics and interdisciplinary science, with an aim to understand the drivers for future policy-making and identify the potential for novel approaches based on innovation and public-private partnership.
- 2014 Seed Industry Event, 25th November 2014, Crieff Hydro, Perthshire, UK
From the future of seed certification through to enhancing storage efficiencies and changing consumer and export markets, the Seed Industry Event is focusing on the issues that matter for those involved in seed potatoes and right down the supply chain. The event includes a hands-on pest and disease identification workshop with two of our key experts.
Past conference information
Information about past conferences and events hosted at Fera's Sand Hutton site or organised by Fera staff is available here.
With our diverse skill base covering many areas of environmental quality and food safety, we are uniquely placed to provide training for technical specialists. For more information on the training courses available, please visit our Training section.