The Flavor and Extract Manufacturers’ Association’s (FEMA) 101st Annual Convention, “Sustainability: Beyond the Green,” will be held May 2–5, 2010 at the Ritz-Carlton, Naples, Florida. The general sessions will feature talks by Arwen Kimmell, senior ethnographic analyst, The Hartman Group; Dave Sherman, partner, Blu Skye Sustainability Consulting; and Helmut Frieden, Symrise AG.
In addition hot topics presentations will include “Lessons Learned from the HVP Recall” by Martin Hahn (Hogan & Hartson, LLC; counsel to Basic Food Flavors, Inc.), “Respiratory Safety: New Developments at OSHA and FDA” by John Hallagan (FEMA general counsel), and “Sweat E-motion: A Love Affair with an Industry” by Charles Manley, (FEMA senior science advisor).
Finally, Jorgette Mariñez (PepsiCo) will discuss sustainability initiatives sponsored by AIM-PROGRESS, which "handles initiatives that span the globe across hundreds of procurement categories to ensure its suppliers align to its performance with purpose planks."
For registration details and more information, visit event site.