GACS meeting 24 March 2016

Last updated:
15 March 2016
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The General Advisory Committee on Science (GACS) is issuing an open invitation to its 17th meeting, which will be held in London on Thursday 24 March.

GACS provides independent challenge and advice on how the Food Standards Agency collects and uses scientific evidence.

At the meeting the committee will be discussing:

  • FSA science activities and plans
  • Triennial Review of the SACs - Update and discussion on implementation of the recommendations
  • Report from the Working Group on Science Skills and Capabilities 

The proposed agenda can be found at the link below.

Meeting details

Date and time: 11am Thursday 24 March (registration from 9.45am)

Address: Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London WC2B 6NH


Admission is free, but advance booking is necessary.

To book a place, email the GACS secretariat at or phone 020 7276 8277. The closing date for bookings is Monday 21 March 2016.

Agenda and papers