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FPSA Members benefit from exclusive webinars from thought leaders in the industry.

These webinars focus on industry issues such as staffing and retention, industry trends, and upcoming events to prepare you and your company for maximum success in a fast changing food industry. These educational sessions are provided free to members. You can view past webinars in the members only section of the website.

Upcoming Webinars

Town Hall #4: Advertising and Marketing Issues During the COVID-19 Era and Beyond

May 26, 2020
1:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. (Eastern)

In the fourth session of this series, join attorneys from Barnes & Thornburg’s Advertising and Marketing Practice Group as they provide guidance on another set of issues to be aware of during the COVID-19 pandemic, including potential pitfalls related to:

  • Maintaining relevance by joining conversations in social media, including using trending hashtags and interacting with users
  • Executing contests, sweepstakes, offers, and other tactics in response to rapidly changing consumer sentiment
  • Cause marketing and charitable promotions
  • Privacy, regulatory, and other concerns related to each of the above

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How To … Handle Employee Social Media Criticism

June 2, 2020
Noon – 1:00 p.m. (Eastern)

The coronavirus seems to have again brought to the fore the issue of employees criticizing their employers on social media.

While certainly not a new phenomenon or one limited to how employers are dealing with the many issues related to COVID-19, it is a good time to revisit the parameters for employers dealing with employees who choose to take their beefs to social media. Employees have more protections in these activities than employers sometimes realize, but in this webinar we will talk about what employers can do to manage these unhelpful communications.

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Past Webinars

  • Innovation & Inspiration: High Pressure Processing
  • Creating a Sustainable Performance System Utilizing IIoT
  • Planning for the Unplanned: Making the Most of Career Defining Moments
  • Better Process Data = Process Operations
  • Are Trade Shows Dead? How Blentech Evolved to Succeed in a Changing Landscape
  • Medical and Recreational Marijuana:  Strategies to Keep Up With Rapidly-Changing Law
  • Unconscious Mistakes Women Make that Sabotage Their Careers
  • Industrial Cybersecurity: How to Get Started and Why it Matters to Food & Beverage Producers
  • Opportunities Surrounding IIoT For Food Manufacturers
  • Evolution and Improvement in Spacer Technology for Freezing and Storing Palletized Products
  • How to Unlock the Potential of the 4-Generation Workplace
  • Does the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Affect Your Company?
  • How to Attract and Retain Millennial Workers
  • FPSA Model Sales Contract Resource Guide General Data Protection Regulations – EU GDPR Compliance
  • Women's Council – Hiring Rock Stars and Avoiding Zombies – How to Improve Your Company's Interview and Hiring Processes
  • Women's Council 101
  • Palletized Product Freezing: How to Save Your Warehouse Money, Time and Energy
  • Value Streams from FOG in Industrial Wastewater (Fats, Oils & Greases)
  • Strategic Customer Relationships
  • Groundbreaking Developments in Liquid Filtration
  • It's A Man's World: And Other Misconceptions Women Battle
  • IOT Applications Leading the Future of Wastewater Treatment Solutions
  • Global Trends & Forecast – Prepared Foods Market
  • Combustible Dust Housekeeping
  • FSMA’s Seven Horseman – An Update on Final Regulations
  • Making Diversity Work for You
  • FPSA Dairy Council Webinar – Where Hygienic Design and Food Safety Law Collide
  • The Ultimate Guide to Digital Marketing for Food Processing Suppliers
  • Personalization in Today's Beverage Industry and Its Impact on Processing Equipment
  • Affordable Care Act
  • Sanitary Standards in Bakery Equipment
  • Food Plant Automation – Robotics and the Future
  • Considerations For Energy / Efficiency Evaluation
  • Waste Streams and Treatment in the Plant
  • Driving ROI With AGV Systems
  • Opportunities Surrounding IIoT For Food Manufacturers
  • 21st Century Blast Freezing – QFM, the Fastest Way to Freeze or Temper a Pallet, by QuickFreeze (Tippmann Engineering)