Jul 09, 2017 - Jul 11, 2017
Tampa Convention Center, Booth #439 -  | 333 S Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602

Discover workflows that work the way you do. Join us at the International Association for Food Protection Annual Meeting, and find out how our complete solutions can help you with each step of your food safety testing workflow. Visit us in Booth #439 to find out more.

Pre-register for our free cocktail reception and speaker event: 

The Next Generation Salmonella Control Program

Monday July 10 at 6pm, Il Terrazzo, Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina (one block walk from Tampa Convention Center).

During this live event, participants will learn how effectively applied Salmonella genomics can help businesses implement more robust control measures and save costs. Gain insight into:                

  • Salmonella Typhimurium & S. Enteriditis as a global problem in food
  • Real-Time PCR for Salmonella genus detection and serovar identification in a single-well test
  • High-throughput rapid screening for food samples
  • How getting more data sooner leads to better decisions and outcomes
Space is limited* for this exclusive free guest speaker event.
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Speaker: Tony Pavic PhD, Chief Scientific Officer and Regulatory Affairs Manager, Birling Avian Laboratories, Baiada Food Group, Australia.

Tony Pavic graduated from the University of Tasmania, School of Applied Science in 1992, with a Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology and Human Biology and completed his PhD at the University of New South Wales in Microbiology and Immunology. Tony is an active member in the Australian and International Scientific communities and is involved in collaborator research with local and international entities.
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As space is limited, Thermo Fisher Scientific reserves the right to decline admittance at their discretion.

On booth demos—advance your Salmonella control program


NEW! Prepare to be more productive 

Thermo Scientific™ Bagged Enrichment Media


It’s easy to be sure

Thermo Scientific™ SureTect Real-Time PCR Assays

Multiplex Identification

NEW! Take control  

Salmonella species & serovar multiplexing
–learn more at Booth #439 

Protect against food fraud and defend food authenticity

Next Generation Sequencing
Thermo Fisher Scientific, SGS and Nestlé Research have entered into a global partnership to help Nestlé Research fight food fraud with the Applied Biosystems™ Ion S5™ next-generation sequencing (NGS) system. Learn more about how NGS is being leveraged to ensure food authenticity by visiting us at IAFP 2017.

In partnership with

Meat species identification and quantification

Learn about our Applied Biosystems™ Meat Species Extraction, Detection and Quantification Kits

Visit our booth #439 to find out more.

Poster presentations

  • P2-189 (Tuesday 10am–6pm) Thermo Scientific™ SureTect™ Escherichia coli O157:H7 Assay:  NF Validation Using the 7500 Fast PCR Instrument 
  • P2-190 (Tuesday 10am–6pm) Thermo Scientific™ SureTect™ Listeria monocytogenes Assay:  NF Validation Using the 7500 Fast PCR Instrument 
  • P2-191 (Tuesday 10am–6pm) Thermo Scientific™ SureTect™ Salmonella Species Assay:  NF Validation Using the 7500 Fast PCR Instrument 
  • P3-173 (Wednesday 9am–3pm) Evaluation of Salmonella spp., Salmonella Enteritidis, and Salmonella Typhimurium Real-Time PCR Kit Performance in Co-Inoculated Poultry, Pork Meat, and Environmental Surface Samples 
  • P3-174 (Wednesday 9am–3pm) Evaluation of Molecular Salmonella spp., Salmonella Enteritidis, and Salmonella Typhimurium Multiplex Assays Inclusivity and Exclusivity
  • P3-188 (Wednesday 9am–3pm) Evaluating Alternative Methods for the Detection of Listeria monocytogenes from Medical Nutrition Samples