Science Council open meeting on 24 June 2020

Last updated:
22 May 2020
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The Food Standards Agency’s independent Science Council is holding its seventh open meeting on Wednesday 24th June 2020.


At this open meeting there will be:

  • an update on FSA Science (including work related to COVID-19);
  • agreement of the final report for Science Council Working Group 4 on data analysis and tools;
  • an update on progress of Science Council Working 5 on food hypersensitivity;
  • an update on development of the FSA Risk Communication Toolkit

Please note that the agenda may be subject to change at short notice.  The full agenda will be published closer to the date of the meeting.

Meeting details

Date and time: 10:00am Wednesday 24 June 2020.

In line with government guidance, the Science Council secretariat is unable to invite people to attend the open Science Council meeting ‘in person’.  This meeting will be held virtually with minutes and papers of the open meeting published on the Science Council website.

Do you have any Science Council questions?

If you have a question you want to pose to the Science Council about what is being discussed at this meeting, please email the Science Council secretariat.  We will try to answer all questions received during the meeting, but if time does not allow, we will respond afterwards via email.  Please note that while we welcome questions about the activities of the Science Council, we cannot answer questions on the FSA or FSA policy in general.

The closing date for questions is noon on Tuesday 23rd June.  

Details of forthcoming meetings including agendas, papers and minutes are published on the Science Council website.