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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Portland

1000 NE Multnomah St

Portland, Oregon 97232

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Learn how you can build traceability into your business processes with the help of food traceability experts in an interactive, one-day workshop designed for small to midsized companies.

This workshop will feature sessions that give a general overview of traceability, GFTC’s methodology for traceability implementation, interactive working sessions to enhance your traceability skills, and profiles from small to large companies on their traceability successes and lessons learned. You will learn how to take existing food safety and defense documentation and integrate it with your traceability system using GFTC’s methodology and concepts. The course will also teach you how to communicate the business side of traceability, making the case for strategic investments, and how traceability mitigates risk.

Learning goals:

  • Discover the basics of traceability and what it means for your business
  • Explore the GFTC traceability methodology for traceability implementation
  • Learn from local companies regarding their case studies highlighting traceability challenges and lessons learned
  • Learn how to identify Critical Tracking Events from process flow diagrams
  • Devise Key Data Element and Critical Tracking Event matrices for traceability implementation
  • Navigate information management decisions in enhancing traceability capabilities

Special guests include Costco, Craft Brew Alliance, Truitt Family Foods, and more!

Registration includes course materials, certificate of attendance, and wireless internet access. Lunch on your own. Course materials are distributed electronically. Bringing your laptop or tablet is highly recommended.

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What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Portland Hilton is conveniently located on the TriMet red line.  For information, visit http://trimet.org/.

Onsite parking is also available for the following rates:   

- Self parking: $5

- Valet Parking: $37

Canellation policy

Please note: In the event of course cancellation, IFT is not responsible for attendee reimbursement of travel, lodging, or any other costs. 

Is there a recommended hotel for this event?

The course will be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton Portland located at 1000 NE Multnomah St., Portland, OR 97232.

If you wish to reserve a room in the room block associated with the event at a discounted rate, please call 503-281-6111 and mention the code ‘OIF’ by Friday, January 25th. Room rates are as follows:

- Standard Room $150

- Premium Room $165

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Questions? Concerns? Please contact Elizabeth Hackett ehackett@ift.org.

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Portland, Oregon 97232

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