Food safety plays an important role in worldwide food industry, especially in developing countries where not all the food supplies can be well controlled as a consequence of the lack of effective management policies, testing facilities as well as advanced technologies. Today, the globalization enables international cooperation in a vast number of scientific activities, and food quality and safety control is not an exception. In Vietnam, the National Institute for Food Control (NIFC) is a profesional organization in this important field. For 2018, the NIFC continues to organize major activities related to the topical issue. As part of those efforts, we would be glad to invite you to participate in the following conference:


Date: October 2018

Venue: Hanoi National Convention Center

Address: 57 Phạm Hùng street, Me Tri ward, Nam Tu Liem district, Hanoi

This will be a great opportunity for experts and managers from Vietnam and other countries to discuss the biggest problems in food science, food industry, food testing, management systems and to find out practical solutions for a more sustainable development in the future.


-         Food and Food testing methods;

-         Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QA/QC) in food testing;

-         Proficiency Testing and Inter-laboratory comparision in food testing.

            Key dates:

-         Abstract submissions:                           March 31st 2018

-         Full paper submissions:                                    May 31st 2018

-         Full paper acceptance notification:    July 31st 2018

-         Registration for attendance:                 May 31st 2018

-         Conference start:                                                October 2018


All the paper submissions, after peer review, will be included in the Proceedings and/or Journal of Food Control. The best quality papers, peer-reviewed by experts, will be published in the Special Issue of the Journal of Analytical Science, Vietnam.


-Paper submission (in English language): 1,000,000 VND/paper                           (43 USD/paper) in case the articles will be published in the Special Issue of the Journal of Analytical Science

-  Registration: Free

The fee can be paid by bank transfer to the following account:

-         Name: National Institute for Food Control

-         Account number: 1462201017817

-         Bank: Vietnam Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development - Tay Do Branch

-         Swift code: 0103991698

-         Content: Paper submission fees

Contact person:

MSc. Vu Thi Thu Huong

Department of Science, Training and Directing

National Institute for Food Control (NIFC)

Address: 65 Pham Thuan Duat street, Mai Dich ward, Cau Giay district, Hanoi

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tel: 024 - 39335735

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