International Association for Food Protection
IAFP provides guidance and support to its affiliate organizations. WAFFP members are eligible to attend any IAFP General Member Events, including its Annual Conference.

WAFFP is an all-volunteer organization. Many aspects of our conferences, and scholarship programs are funded through the generous donations of our corporate sponsors. For more information about sponsorship opportunities, contact Ms. Diep Wisniewski by clicking “here” Platinum and Gold sponsorships which offer exhibit table space are limited and offered on a first come first served basis.  

Your 2023-24 Sponsors


Wesmar Company, INC. 


Hygiena delivers rapid microbial detection, monitoring, and identification solutions to a wide range of industries, including food and beverage, healthcare, hospitality, pharmaceuticals, and personal care. Utilizing advanced technologies and patented designs, Hygiena provides industry-leading ATP monitoring systems, PCR-based pathogen detection and characterization systems, mycotoxin tests, allergen tests, environmental collection devices, and more. Hygiena is committed to the mission of providing customers with high-quality innovative technologies that are easy-to-use and reliable, backed by excellent customer service and support. Headquartered in Camarillo, California with offices in Wilmington, Delaware, Mexico, Spain, Canada, the United Kingdom and China, and over 80 distributors in more than 100 countries worldwide.

Charm Sciences

Charm Sciences

For over 33 years, Charm Sciences, a science-based company, has been dedicated to improving food safety worldwide. Charm’s ROSA® (Rapid One Step Assay) tests are the leading diagnostic lateral flow tests delivering fast, accurate detection of antibiotics and mycotoxins in convenient, single use strips. Charm has developed advanced chemistry and sensitivity for the PocketSwab®Plus and related novaLUM® tests for sanitation, allergen control and pasteurization verification. The novaLUM’s Swab Site Location Re-check option, random sampling, and a variety of other customizable features comply with HACCP and GFSI documentation. Rounding out the Charm menu are rapid pathogen and coliphage indicator tests. Rely on Charm for excellence in quality, innovation and sensitivity to protect your brand!


AFCO | A Zep Company

Nether Industries Inc. 

A Pest Solutions Company



Seafood Products Association  
The Seafood Products Association (SPA) is an industry resource for technical and regulatory assistance. Formerly the Northwest Laboratory of the Grocery Manufactures Association / Food Products Association (GMA/FPA), and the National Food Processors Association (NFPA), SPA has provided member services, primarily to the seafood industry, for over 100 years.