Dubai International Food Safety Conference is the biggest gathering of food professionals in the Middle East region. The conference is organised by the Food Safety Department of Dubai Municipality in association with the International Association for Food Protection, ILSI, Univeristy of Laval and other regional and national food authorities.

The theme of this year's conference is 'Creating Global Partnerships' and the event will feature sessions on:
- Risk Assessment and Risk Communication 
- Food Consumption Pattern Study Tools
- Trends in the use of Technology
- Food Allergen Management
-Food Safety Auditing and Inspection
-Disease Surveillance
- Food Testing
- Special sessions for PICs in Food Establishments

Over 3000 delegates from 76 different countries attend the conference in 2018 and the event featured over 100 presenations, workshops and exhibition.