• Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture
  • Agriculture: A priority for sustainable development in the Americas

Foreign Supplier Verification Program: An Overwiew

Event Date: 
San José, Costa Rica
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The objective of this session is to sensitize government and private-sector officials in the Americas about the FSMA Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP) Regulation requirements. 

Government officials of the member countries of IICA, as well as representatives of the private sector, are invited to participate in this meeting. 

  • Date:  April 17th, 2018 




8:30 a.m. – 8:40 a.m.Welcome Ana Cordero, Agricultural Health and Food Safety specialist, IICA. Nicole Conklin, FDA
08:40 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.Requerimientos de la regulación sobre PVPE y los esfuerzos de implementación por parte del FDASharon Mayl, FDA
09:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.Perspectiva de la Industria: Desafíos y ExperienciasBob Bauer, FSVP ToT.
10:00 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.Curso de la Alianza de Controles Preventivos de Alimentos (FSPCA) sobre PVPEPurnendu C. Vasavada, FSVP ToT.
10:20 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.Preguntas y comentarios Questions and comments
11:00 a.m.CierreClosure


Useful materials and presentations: 

The documents below are available in several foreign language(s). FDA offers these translations as a service to a broad international audience. We hope that you find these translations useful. While the agency has attempted to obtain translations that are as faithful as possible to the English version, we recognize that the translated versions may not be as precise, clear, or complete as the English version. The official version of these documents is the English version.






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