PREVENTIVE CONTROLS WORKSHOP FOR FOODS AND DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS
This 2.5-day UNPA Preventive Controls Qualified Individual (PCQI) training course will focus on dietary supplements, foods and botanically derived ingredients, including hemp and hemp-oil products.
September 4-6, 2019 in Denver.
Limited seating still available--Register today!
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DSHEA at 25:
In conversation with Scott Bass and Loren Israelsen
In this milestone 25th anniversary year, UNPA reflects back on and celebrates the passage of the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA). Loren Israelsen and Scott Bass, two of the principal architects of DSHEA, discuss the many political challenges they faced and the various set-backs the bill encountered.
Each looks to the future to visualize where the industry is going and how best to set the legislative framework to allow the industry and ultimately the consumers to succeed.
UNPA member nutraingredients-usa.com has posted a two-part video of Stephen Daniell’s excellent interview with Loren Israelsen and Scott Bass discussing DSHEA. You can view both segments here::
Senator Orrin Hatch reflects on DSHEA – podcast
In this podcast interview, former U.S. Sen. Orrin Hatch reflects on the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994 (DSHEA), whether the law is in need of reform and the concept of a mandatory product registry.
Josh Long | Natural Products Insider | May 08, 2019
UNPA PRESENTS AN EXPERT INSIGHTS WEBINAR:
10 Kinds of Synthetic Biology Likely to Affect Your Clean-label Product Claims
Jim Thomas, Programme Director, ETC Group
These are not your father's GMOs! The United Natural Products Alliance invites you to join Jim Thomas, co-executive director of ETC Group, for this detailed look at 10 new and emerging genetic engineering technologies. Often referred to as "GMO 2.0," none of these technologies currently require labeling, and all of them may have a profound impact on the supply chain for 'natural' and 'organic' food and dietary supplement ingredients destined for retail store shelves.
We welcome the sharing of this important webinar with all of your colleagues, and especially your supply-chain partners.
Available now for OnDemand viewing!
FREE for UNPA members, MOU partners and invited guests
Simple event registration required
Originally presented on Wednesday, March 6 | UNPA Members' Meeting at Expo West
UNPA engagement and speaking at the NoCo Hemp Expo
UNPA President Loren Israelsen provided a keynote presentation at the sixth NoCo Hemp Expo, held in Denver last week, attended by 10,000 industry members and consumers. Israelsen also spent stage time with Colorado Gov. Jared Polis during a Q&A session. UNPA’s Larisa Pavlick, VP, Global Regulatory & Compliance, participated in a regulatory panel on hemp and CBD. Read coverage:
Organic and Non-GMO Report
UNPA supports complete transparency and the labeling of all GMO ingredients and products, including new synbio and “GMO 2.0” technologies.
UNPA Expert Insights webinar: What's Nuts About Coconuts?
August 15 | 11 am-12 noon MDT
Coconut and coconut-based products are hot and trending. Join us for an update on the current state of coconuts and the vast coconut opportunities for the supplement industry. Click here for more information.
UNPA PCQI Training
Sept. 4-6 | Denver, Colo.
Do you manufacture, import or sell hemp and CBD
products for oral ingestion in the United States?
If so, you need this training!
PCQI training for food and dietary supplement companies
With a focus on botanically derived products and ingredients, including hemp. Click here for more information.
UNPA SSW Members’ Meeting
SAVE THE DATE!
Oct. 17 | 8-9am PDT | SupplySide West, Las Vegas
Location TBD at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.
UNPA Expo West Members’ Meeting
SAVE THE DATE!
March 4, 2020 | 8-9am PT | Expo West, Anaheim, Calif.
UNPA MOU PARTNER EVENTS
NPTL Botanical Dietary Supplement Course Dates
Various dates | Oxford, Miss.
Advanced Course-3 day: This course will provide attendees with advanced training in analytical techniques. This will include a practical training and a critical understanding of the laboratory-based techniques the attendees may encountered in their research activities.
September 23-25, 2019
Fee includes training and registration, lodging, and session materials. Airfare is not included. You will receive confirmation e-mail after completing registration. Limit of 10 seats per course. Once course is full, additional participants will be wait-listed and will receive first priority if a seat becomes available. 3-day courses will be held from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Monday to Wednesday. 5-day courses will be held from 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday. *More information to come. For more information concerning NPTL courses, please email email@example.com or call 662-915-1090.
NSF Course Dates
Various dates | Oxford, Miss.
*NSF has paired with the University of Mississippi’s National Center for Natural Products Research to offer International Dietary Supplement Training Courses
21 CRF 111 Dietary Supplement GMP Overview
September 24-25, 2019
Dietary Supplement Labeling Compliance
September 24, 2019
Dietary Supplement Claims Substantiation
September 23, 2019
For more information concerning NSF courses please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +1 734 769 8010.
Natural Products Training Laboratory Botanical Dietary Supplement Course
Sept. 23-25 | Oxford, Miss.
Advanced 3-Day Course: This course will provide attendees with advanced training in analytical techniques. This will include a practical training and a critical understanding of the laboratory-based techniques the attendees may encounter in their research activities. Fee includes training and registration, lodging and session materials. Limit of 10 seats per course. UNPA members receive a 15-percent registration discount using the promo code “summer15”.
HIA Conference and Exhibition
Charlotte, N.C. | Nov. 1 – 4
The 26th annual HIACON® takes place over November 1 st - 4th, 2019 at The Westin Charlotte, in Charlotte, NC. Join over 750 attendees, 72 exhibitors and over 40 speakers and educators who represent HIA’s coalition partnerships in farm business, sustainability, herbal and dietary supplements as well as hemp companies, business services and brands showcasing product innovation.
High-Performance Thin-Layer Chromatography (HPTLC) Conference
Nov. 18-20 | Princeton, N.J.
The first international HPTLC conference in the USA, jointly organized by the North American Chapter of the International Association for the Advancement of High-Performance Thin-Layer Chromatography (HPTLC Association) and the Eastern Analytical Symposium (EAS).
Personalized Lifestyle Medicine Institute Annual Thought Leaders Consortium
Oct. 11-12 | Seattle
The conference is designed to explore the intersection of evidence-based science, new assessment tools, and personalized therapeutic nutrition approaches for the management of chronic disorders.
UNPA MEMBER EVENTS
Natural Products Expo East
Sept. 11-14 | Baltimore
Along with three levels of exhibits at the BCC, Expo East offers industry-specific education, unique networking events, live music and group workouts. Whether you’re a first-time attendee, or consider yourself a seasoned Expo veteran, there is always something new to discover.
The Big Natural
Sept. 11-12 | Oxen Hill, MD
Offering two days of industry-driven, educational sessions, workshop programming, case studies and interactive discussions. Plus, there will be ample time for networking and benchmarking. The Big Natural will bring together industry leaders, innovators and government officials who will share insights that will educate, empower and spark innovative ideas to drive the industry forward.
2019 Algae Biomass Summit
Sept. 16-19 | Orlando, Fla.
The Summit is the algae industry's premier event, where leading producers of algae products go to network with industry suppliers and technology providers, where project developers converse with utility executives, and where researchers and technology developers rub elbows with venture capitalists.
Rocky Mountain Dietary Supplement Forum
Sept. 26-27 | Boulder, Colo.
RMDS is designed to provide an educational venue helping dietary supplement industry professionals learn what they need to know to stay current with FDA’s requirements. This included presentations on regulatory requirements, updates on raw ingredient and finished product testing, the importance of properly labeling dietary supplements, and other important topics.
Oct. 15-19 | Las Vegas
SupplySide West is all about the science and strategy around the development of finished products that drive the global business economy. Join us this year to learn about new trends from over 1,300 exhibitors and 140 hours of educational and conference programming.
Natural & Organic Asia
Sept. 3-5 | Hong Kong
UNPA is a co-sponsor of this event. Natural & Organic Asia is an international trade event for natural products, health foods, natural beauty and organic industries in Asia." Launched in 2014, NOA is the most established natural & organic products sourcing platform in Asia. This event showcases products like natural health, nutrition, living, self-care, beauty & skincare and the food and drink industries in the Natural & Organic industry.
Sept. 25-26 | Singapore
Vitafoods Asia shapes the food industry for optimal health through science and innovation. Asia’s No.1 nutraceutical event connects over 350 international suppliers and 6,000+ business leaders who are looking to source the most innovative and highest quality nutraceutical ingredients, dietary supplements and services.
Health Ingredients Japan
Oct 2-4 | Tokyo
Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Hi Japan!
After 30 years of inspiring industry innovations and driving the health ingredients industry forward, Hi Japan has become the must-attend event for industry professionals looking to make an impact on Japan’s thriving health food market and functional ingredients industry.
China International Import Expo
Nov. 5-10 | Shanghai, China
Once again, UNPA will host the U.S. Dietary Supplements Pavilion at this massive event. Details to come. If you’re interested in exhibition/delegation information, contact Kira Olsen 801.474.2572.
Nov 5-7 | Frankfurt, Germany
The world's largest pharmaceutical exhibition, CPhI Worldwide houses six zones representing each stage of the pharmaceutical supply chain - from APIs, machinery and packaging to outsourcing and biopharmaceuticals. Uniting over 45,000 visiting attendees and 2,500 international exhibitors, CPhI Worldwide is the place to network and source cost-effective pharma solutions from all over the world - in just 3 days, under one roof.