Upcoming Events


Burdock Group's team of scientists and toxicologists regularly present during and attend important industry events. Please join us for these upcoming events.



February 2015


FDLI's Food Week

February 23-24, 2015

Renaissance Downtown Hotel

Washington, DC 20001

Register for this event.


Framework for Food Additive Regulation presented by George A. Burdock, Ph.D.

Monday, February 23, 9:30-10:30 A.M.

Dietary Supplements presented by George Burdock, A. Ph.D.

Tuesday, February 24, 9:45-11:05 A.M.




March 2015


Society of Toxicology's (SOT) ToxExpo

March 22-26, 2015

Orlando, FL

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Will Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) become an Endangered Species? presented by Ray A. Matulka, Ph.D.

Wednesday, March 25, 12:00-1:20 P.M.


Students, Apply Now for the Burdock Group Food Safety Travel Awards to SOT's ToxExpo!

Full-time graduate students attending Annual Meeting with research interests in the toxicology of food and food ingredients; students early in their graduate training who have not attended an SOT Annual Meeting are particularly encouraged to apply.

Requirements: Letter of request indicating: Student is enrolled in good standing in a masters or doctoral training program (and not possessing another doctoral level degree); How student’s research and training relate to food safety/toxicology (1/2 page or less); Any other travel award received for this meeting or previous meetings; Whether student and major advisor are currently members of Food Safety Specialty Section; Agreement that student will become a member of Food Safety Specialty Section if not already a member; Signatures of student and major academic advisor.

The winner will receive a recognition plaque commemorating the event and a cash award for each winner limited to $600 to cover travel or meeting expenses. There may be up to three winners per year (in the case of three winners, the cash award is limited to $500). Winner must be present at SOT ToxExpo to win the award.

Contact: Laurie Dolan  



Clean Label Conference

March 31-April 1, 2015

Chicago, IL

Register for this event.


Natural Color in the USA: What Product Developers Need to Know presented by Ray A. Matulka, Ph.D.

Tuesday, March 31, 1:15-2:00 P.M.




April 2015


Ingredient Marketplace

April 7-9, 2015

Orlando, FL

Booth #130

Register for this event for only $25 with our discount code: IMEX15



Petfood Forum

April 27-30, 2015

Kansas City, MO

Booth #335

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FDA's New Guidelines on Nanotechnology presented by Ray A. Matulka, Ph.D.

Wednesday, April 29th, 9:20-10:05 A.M.




July 2015


Institute of Food Technologist's (IFT) Annual Food + Meeting

July 11-14, 2015

Chicago, IL

Booth #3945

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September 2015


SupplySide West

October 7-8, 2015

Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV

Booth #3170

Register for this event.