IPIFF Annual Conference 2018
‘Contribution of the European insect sector to competitive and sustainable value chains’
The IPIFF Annual Event 2018 confirms the great success of the previous edition thanks to the involvement of 200 participants from all around the world as well as 16 speakers.
Bringing together insect producing companies, high level representatives from the EU institutions, industry & consumers’ representatives, this conference took stock of mains drivers towards the development of European insect sector.
This event also explored different avenues for insect producers to best respond to European consumers and farmers’ demands, notably in the context of the EU Protein Plan.
IPIFF Workshop 2018
‘Insects for food & feed: how to translate EU food & feed safety requirements on the ground?’
Prepared in collaboration with external legal and scientific experts, the IPIFF package of guideline documents has been officially presented at a Workshop organized in Madrid on 29 May. Most of these documents are available on the IPIFF website.
IPIFF Annual Conference 2017
Insects for food and feed: opportunities for tackling societal challenges
The 1st IPIFF International Conference hold in Brussels on the 21 November 2017, gathered more than 250 participants, including EU Commissioner for Health & Food Safety Vytenis Andriukaitis, European Parliament and Estonian Presidency representatives, as well as delegates ranging from insect producers, policy makers, scientists, NGOs and Agrifood industry, recalled the potential lying in insects for food and feed. Furthermore, the event raised awareness about the opportunities for insect producers in a European context.