SQF Focus Day -

Oceania: Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands

Register for the SQF Focus Day Seminar

February 8, 2023



Register for the Seminar

Food Safety Leadership with SQFI
February 8, 2023 - Virtual
12:00 P.M. - 4:30 P.M. (AEDT - Sydney Time)

Join SQFI and our partners from retail, certification, and training centers to discover trends and priorities in supplier food safety management. Get the latest from SQFI on the best practice for adopting the SQF code at your site and within your supply chain to achieve certification that supports ongoing assurance of food safety.  Deepen your knowledge of food safety system elements, expand your business opportunities and help reduce risk to your brand with SQF certification.


See the Agenda below. 


SQFI will provide highlights from the SQF Unites conference and will host a townhall style session to answer all of your SQFI questions!


Learn more about advancing and enhancing food safety with SQF’s risk based approach to food safety system design and implementation. Registration for the virtual seminar is free and we encourage you to invite your colleagues and supplier contacts.

The 1/2 day virtual seminar will be broadcast using Zoom and there is no cost to register.

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SQF Regional Seminar for Oceania
Start Time: Sydney (AEDT) Program Agenda
12:00 p.m.

SQF Welcome and Introductions

Carey Allen, Vice President, SQFI Business Development

Damien Alexander, SQF APAC Representative

SQF Unites Highlights & Updates Information Session

Leann Chuboff

Vice President, SQFI Technical Affairs

1:30 p.m.

GFSI and Regulatory Update


Todd Redwood

BSI, Global Food and Retail Supply Chain

Operations and Compliance Director

2:00 p.m.


2:15 p.m.

Challenges in Food Safety and Supplier Management 


Marion Bray

Food Safety and Quality Manager, 7-Eleven Australia Pty Ltd.

2:45 p.m.

Food Safety Priorities in Product Compliance


Leah Williamson

Own Brand Product Compliance Manager, Coles


3:15 p.m.

New Suppliers, Getting Started with SQFI 


Pezhman Motlagh

Regional Technical Manager

Intertek SAI Global

3:45 p.m.

Panel Session - Food Safety Culture and Risk Management


The value of the audit for certified operations - what does success look like? 


David Williams, SGS facilitating

Leann Chuboff and Damien Alexander of SQFI


Guest Speakers;

Leah Williamson - Coles

Marion Bray - 7-Eleven Australia Pty. Ltd.

Annmarie Schwanke -  Mérieux NutriSciences

4:30 p.m.

Closing Remarks

Damien Alexander, SQF APAC Representative

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