Organisation and implementation of training activities on the control of Food Contact Materials, their use and marketing under the "BTSF" initiative, Session 9
The General objective of BTSF is to ensure a high level of consumer protection throughout the EU internal market and to increase levels of trade in safe food across the globe by the implementation of efficient, objective and adequate official controls. This objective is achieved by training the staff of the competent authorities, offering a better network and ongoing dialogue with partners from both within, and outside, the European Union, thus contributing to a high level of expertise and competence.
The Specific objective of the present BTSF programme on Food Contact Materials is to spread knowledge and best practices in official control of FCMs and ensure better enforcement of EU rules thanks to exchanges of best practices between participants, specifically on:
The training session will especially address key questions such as :
Deadline of registration : January 28th, 2020
Selection procedure :
The dateline for the submission of the application will be 6 weeks before the event, which is the optimal period to ensure the availability of adequate flights. The selection of participants will depends on :
The targeted public are official inspectors from European competent authorities which deals with food industries and packaging industries.
The Project Manager informs the NCPs of the selection criteria for participants as early as possible in the project course, and is careful to give priority to the participants corresponding to the following criteria:
Training center & Accommodation :
Participants will be accommodated at the Leonardo Hotel Milan City Center****
Via Messina 10, 20154 Milano
+39 02 - 318 170
The 4-star superior Leonardo Hotel Milan City Center is situated in a splendid location between Corso Sempione and Porta Garibaldi. It’s in short distance to Brera, Corso Como and the Main Railway Station of Milan. By tramway, you can reach a lot of Milan’s main sights of the historic centre in just 10 minutes, such as:
Business travellers benefit from the convenient location and good transport connections to the MiCo, Milan Congress Venue, and the city fairground, Fiera Milano City, which are only 10 minutes away from the Leonardo Hotel Milan City Center. The fairground Fiera Milano in the district Rho and the Expo area can be reached in just 20 minutes by car or 30 minutes by public transport.