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Present in Shanghai in 2020

Complete the below application form with your proposal for the opportunity to speak at Food Contact Asia 2020

Smithers is recruiting papers from expert thought-leaders at the forefront of the food contact industry to present at Food Contact Asia 2020. If you have expert insight into one of the below areas and would like to share your knowledge to inspire discussion and development, we want to hear from you!

  • China Food Packaging System and GB Standards
  • Enforcement of food safety regulation in China
  • National Food Safety Standards – Food Contact Materials and Articles
  • Petitioning for FCM in China
  • Food Packaging Legislation in Other Asian Jurisdictions
  • Food Packaging Legislation in Japan
  • Food Packaging Legislation in Korea, India and Taiwai
  • ASEAN Country Highlights
  • Global food contact regulatory landscape, in addition to Asia region
  • Food contact regulatory landscape: Europe
  • Food contact regulatory landscape: US
  • Comparisons of FCM regulations (e.g. NIAS evaluation) among Asia, US and Europe
  • Considerations of food contact compliance
  • Declaration of Compliance
  • GMP challenges and examples
  • Sustainability in Food contact packaging and materials, perspectives from the value chain
  • Requirements on FCM from a brand owner perspective
  • Case study of sustainability in FCM from a food service e-tailer
  • Use of recycled materials in FCM and the challenges faced
  • Case studies of FCM in different applications
  • Food contact packaging in paper & boards
  • Food contact packaging in plastics
  • Case study of food contact materials in kitchen appliances
  • Food contact detergent/ Food contact sanitizer
  • Challenges, Innovation and opportunities in Food contact packaging and materials
  • Novel materials for food contact application
  • Printing inks/ adhesives /coatings for food contact
  • Technical Considerations in food contact safety: Chemistry considerations and Toxicology considerations.


Please complete the below online form to submit your abstract for consideration before Friday 19 June 2020. We are accepting submissions in both English and Mandarin.

Should you have any questions, please contact the conference producer Nancy Yao at or on +86 180 5109 2296.

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