2019 FRI Spring Meeting
Registration now open

May 22-23, 2019


Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St, Madison, WI


The formal program will include presentations on validation and verification for preventive controls, updates on recent foodborne outbreaks, preventive controls for chemical contaminants, microbiome, and more. This meeting features scientists from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and other universities as well as industry and government.

Janet Riley from Maple Leaf Foods will present the William C. Frazier Memorial lecture and will be recognized for her contributions to food microbiology and safety. Wednesday evening’s program features a poster session, reception, and opportunities to network with colleagues.


$375.00 General Registration (non-FRI sponsors)
$250.00 FRI Sponsors or Federal Employees
$50.00 University of Wisconsin and State of Wisconsin Employees
*Do you have 2+ attendees from your company? Contact Lindsey Jahn prior to registering to inquire about a reduced rate.

Registration deadline is May 1.

Registration fee includes continental breakfasts, lunch, reception, breaks, and conference materials. Lodging and parking are NOT included in the registration fee.

Cancellations can be made through May 3, 2019 with a refund less a $75 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given after May 3, 2019. Substitutions are welcome at any time.

A complimentary picnic reception for attendees will be held on Tuesday, May 21, at 5 p.m. at the Microbial Sciences Building (1550 Linden Dr., Madison, WI). Please RSVP for the picnic during your online registration.

Registeration Link


Contact Information

Lindsey Jahn
Email: lindsey.jahn@wisc.edu
Phone: 608-263-4229


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