2016-17 FPDI Open Call for White Papers


Submission Deadline: Friday, March 4, 2016

The Food Protection and Defense Institute (FPDI) is accepting exploratory white paper submissions for research and transition projects pending availability of external partner funding in 2016 and beyond. The Institute seeks innovative research and development (R&D) projects with a customer-driven focus on outcomes that support the stakeholders in the food and agriculture community as well as DHS components.  Successful projects will relate to transformative, evolving, and/or maturing R&D that demonstrates significant improvement in protecting and defending the food supply.

FPDI is seeking research partners in the following areas:

  • Supply Chain Security
  • ​​Risk Analysis
  • Cyber Security in Food and Agriculture
  • ​Agent Detection​
  • ​Information Sharing
  • ​Emerging Threats
  • ​Education


Submission Form

- See more at: https://foodprotection.umn.edu/news/post/2016-17-fpdi-open-call-white-papers#sthash.EJclNws7.dpuf