The Food Defense Conference Registration Now Open!

There will also be same-day registrations available at the conference front desk for an increased rate.

Registration Includes

  • Welcome Pack 
  • Program Book 
  • Online Access to Materials 


  • Welcome Reception 
  • Multi-Sector Collaboration 
  • Networking Opportunities 
  • Closing Reception
  • Poster Presentations
  • FoodSHIELD Membership

Registration Rates

Advanced Rate- $450

Academic/Government Rate .... $300.00
Student Rate .... $200.00

Regular Rate- $500

Academic/Government Rate .... $350.00
Student Rate .... $250.00

Key Dates

January 2017

Registration Opens

March 31, 2017

Last Day for Refund

April 7, 2017

Advanced Rate Ends

April 15, 2016

Last Day to Transfer Registration

Training Course

An optional training course will be presented in a 2-day session on Monday, May 1 - Tuesday, May 2, 2017. The course will teach food industry professionals how to navigate basic food defense principles, recognize vulnerabilities, and create a tailored food defense plan. Registration for the course can be found on the training course page.

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Cancellation Policy

If you would like to cancel your registration, please contact FPDI before March 31, 2017 to receive a refund minus a $100 administrative fee and any relevant bank charges. No refunds will be made after March 31, 2017. Refunds will be processed after May 8, 2017. We will accommodate requests to transfer your registration to a colleague with notification before April 15, 2017.