Meeting

Eighth Meeting of the ACSS (Remote) Wednesday 26th January (13.00 – 16.00) Agenda

Last updated: 06 April 2022

13.00: Welcome and introductions (SM, 5 mins)

 

13.05: Declaration of interests (SM, 5 mins)

 

13.10: Actions from the last meeting (SM, 5 mins)

 

13.15: Chairs update (SM/JH, 5 mins)

 

13.20: Secretariat update (BG, 5 mins)

 

13:25: ACSS working group updates (35mins)

  • Assurance (HLM, 10 mins)
  • Kitchen Life 2 (JB, 5 mins)
  • Climate Change and Consumer Behaviour (JH, 10 mins)
  • Wider Consumer Interests (TBC, 5 mins)

 

14.00:  ACSS support to Economic Analysis (ND, 10 mins)  

 

14:10: BREAK (30 mins)

 

14:40: Update from Science Council Chair (ST, 10 mins) 

 

14.50: Analytics Unit update (MP/TJ, 10 mins)

 

15.00: New work programmes in Analytics Unit (20 mins)

Behavioural trials (PJ, 10 mins)

Wider consumer interests (EM, 10 mins)

 

15:20: The Emerging FSA Strategy (BH, 15 mins)

 

15:35: Social Science Coverage of FSA Strategy themes (BG, 20 mins)

 

15.55: AOB

 

16.00: Close

 

Meeting papers

  • 8.1: Secretariat Update (item 5)
  • 8.2: Assurance Working Group update (item 6a)
  • 8.3: Kitchen Life 2 Working Group update (item 6b)
  • 8.4: Climate Change and Consumer Behaviour Working Group update (item 6c)
  • 8.5: Wider Consumer Interests Working Group update (item 6d)
  • 8.6: Working Group Proposition: Economic Support (item 7)
  • 8.7: FSA Analytics Unit Update (items 10 and 11)
  • 8.8: Social Science Coverage of FSA Strategy themes (item 13)  

 

Attendees

ACSS members  

  • Professor Susan Michie (SM), Chair 
  • Ms Julie Hill (JH), Deputy Chair  
  • Professor Julie Barnett (JB) 
  • Dr Seda Erdem (SE) 
  • Professor Dan Rigby (DR)
  • Dr Hannah Lambie-Mumford (HLM)
  • Professor George Gaskell (GG) 
  • Professor Spencer Henson (SH) 

Food Standards Agency 

  • Michelle Patel (MP), Deputy Director of SERD
  • Ben Haden (BH), Head of Strategy Delivery  
  • Jo Disson (JD), Head of Social Science 
  • Tim Johnston (TJ), Head of Analytics
  • Nick Daniel (ND), Economist
  • Ely Mirzahosseinkhan (EM), Social Science
  • Phil Jones (PJ), Social Science
  • Rebecca Gillespie (RG), ACSS Secretariat 
  • Anya Mohideen (AM), ACSS Secretariat 
  • Maya King (MK), ACSS Secretariat

Other Attendees 

  • Professor Sandy Thomas (ST), Science Council Chair  
  • Susan Bond (SB), FSS
  • Bethan Mead (BM), TUKFS FSA fellow