Revolutionizing Food Safety with Blockchain Tech

The global food supply chain is more complex than ever, making it almost impossible for food producers, retailers, and consumers alike to have a clear view into the journey from farm to table. In light of recent foodborne illness outbreaks, food traceability has emerged as critically important in protecting public health and saving lives.

Disruptive technologies like blockchain can help companies enhance and expand their capabilities to safely produce and distribute food globally, while increasing consumer confidence in our food ecosystem. In this panel, food industry leaders from the Institute of Food Technologists, Cargill, GS1 and Independent Purchasing Cooperative will discuss how blockchain technology will revolutionize traceability in our global food chain and change the future of food.Is

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Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Film Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Intermediate