RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Food safety and security will be discussed to a symposium in Raleigh with nearly two dozen local and national experts.
The four-day meeting begins Thursday at the Raleigh Convention Center. It is sponsored by Sigma Xi, an international honor society of research scientists and engineers with headquarters in Research Triangle Park.
Among the events scheduled are four science cafes at restaurants in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill. The gatherings are free and open to the public. Several panels feature experts from North Carolina State University, the University of Georgia and the director of research for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.