Open invitation to the Science Council Meeting: 13 December 2017

Last updated:
7 December 2017
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The Science Council of the Food Standards Agency is holding its second meeting in London on Wednesday 13 December 2017. The Council was formally established on 1 April 2017 to implement a key recommendation from the Triennial Review of the FSA’s Scientific Advisory Committees.


The meeting will include reports and discussion on the three working groups of the Science Council on:

  • science capability and assurance
  • risk and uncertainty
  • food systems risks and horizon scanning

The Council will discuss its future work programme and its engagement with the FSA’s Scientific Advisory Committees. It will also receive a short update on the FSA’s preparations for the UK exiting the European Union.  You can find the full agenda on the Science Council Meetings page

Meeting details

Date and time: 10.30am Wednesday 13 December (registration from 10.15am)

Address: Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London WC2B 6NH


Admission is free, but advance booking is necessary.

To book a place, email the Science Council secretariat at or phone: 07760 170351.

The closing date for bookings is noon on Monday, 11 December.

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