Speaking engagements tailored for your event

Presentation options for your conference:

  • 30-minute overview
  • 1-hour deep dive
  • Extended sessions upon request 
  • Customizable to your requirements


Topics include:

  • Leveraging Crowdsourcing for Food Safety:

    Examining the strengths, challenges, and partnership opportunities associated with crowdsourced foodborne illness data.

  • Introducing the iwaspoisoned.com Platform:

    An overview of how our platform works and how it can complement health department food safety efforts.

  • Early Outbreak Detection Case Studies:

    Examples of crowdsourced data helping identify outbreaks sooner than traditional methods.

  • Ensuring Accuracy of Crowdsourced Reports:

    A look at our verification processes and commitment to validity of user-generated data.

  • Analyzing Trends in Crowdsourced Data:

    Leveraging AI and advanced data science technologies to gain insights.

  • Comparing Crowdsourced vs. Health Department Statistics:

    Reviewing how our data correlates with official foodborne illness rates.

  • Partnering for Food Safety:

    Exploring potential collaboration opportunities between health agencies and crowdsourcing platforms.

  • Monitoring Social Media for Food Safety:

    Technologies for analyzing food safety sentiment and trends on social media.

  • Overcoming Analytical Challenges:

    Mitigating issues like confirmation bias when working with crowdsourced data.

  • Interactive Workshop:

    Hands-on demonstration of utilizing real-time crowdsourced data for food safety insights.

About the speaker

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    Patrick Quade

    Patrick Quade is the founder and CEO of Dinesafe.com and Iwaspoisoned.com, platforms specializing in real-time food safety issue detection. With a background in finance from Morgan Stanley and a deep understanding of public health informatics, Patrick has over a decade of experience in food safety technology and crowdsourced surveillance systems.

Past events

We have spoken at U.S. & global food, safety, and environmental health industry conferences

If you are interested in a speaking engagement email us at support@dinesafe.org

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Santa Clara’s Department of Environmental Health Conference

Oct 18th, 2023 in Santa Clara, CA
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Oregon Environmental Health Association’s Annual Education Conference

Oct 24th, 2023 in Newport, OR
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International Association for Food Protection (IAFP)

Jul 16th - 19th, 2023 in Canada
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US Conference of Mayors

Mar 10th - 19th, 2023 in Austin, TX
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Institute for the Advancement of Food and Nutrition Sciences Innovation Showcase

Dec 14th, 2021
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West Virginia Rapid Response Seminar

Jun 1, 2021

Conference for Food Protection

Apr 15th, 2021

American Frozen Food Institute Conference

Nov 19th, 2019 in San Diego, CA

Illinois Environmental Health Association

Nov 5th, 2019 in Oglesby, IL
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Baltimore Association of Food and Drug Officials Conference

Sept 17th, 2019 in Baltimore, MD
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2019 Food Safety Summit

June 5th, 2019 in Houston, TX
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Nevada Environmental Health Association and the Nevada Food Safety Task Force Joint Annual Conference

April 27th, 2019 in Reno, NV

Global Food Safety Initiative Conference

Feb 28, 2019 in Nice, France

Annual Conference held by the Mid-Continental Association of Food and Drug Officers (MCAFDO)

Feb 27, 2019 in Manhattan, KS
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National Capital Area Environmental Health Association (NCAEHA) Winter Educational Conference

Jan 31, 2019 in Fairfax, VA
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Association of Food and Drug Officials of the Southern States (AFDOSS) 2018 Annual Education Conference

Sept 10, 2018 in Gatlinburg, TN
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Annual Education Meeting Florida Environmental Health Association (FEHA)

Jul 24th -27th 2018 in Cape Canaveral, FL
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National Environmental Health Association Annual Educational Conference & Exhibition

Jun 26th, 2018 in Anaheim, CA
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Healthy Food Expo Webinar

Jun 12th, 2018 in Orlando, FL
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Food Safety Summit

May 9th, 2018 in Rosemont, IL
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Colorado Environmental Health Association: Rocky Mountain Food Safety Conference

May 8th & 9th, 2018 in Fort Collins, CO
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Central Atlantic States Association of Food and Drug: Annual Educational and Training Seminar

Apr 25th, 2018 in Stony Brook, NY
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Ohio Environmental Health Association: Annual Educational Conference

Apr 17th, 2018 in Columbus, OH

Missouri Milk Food and Environmental Health Association: Annual Education Conference

Apr 5th, 2018 in Springfield, MO
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Michigan Environmental Health Association: Annual Educational Conference

Mar 21st & 22nd, 2018 in Pontiac, MI

California EH Association: Educational Symposium

Mar 13th, 2018 in Mather, CA
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NJ Environmental Health Association: Educational Conference & Exhibition

Mar 5th, 2018 in Atlantic City, NJ
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International Restaurant & Foodservice Show NYC

Mar 4th, 2018 in NYC
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CT Environmental Health Association Conference

Nov 3rd, 2017 in New Haven, CT

Illinois Environmental Health Education Conference

Oct 20th, 2017 in East Peoria, IL
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Orange County Restaurant Association Food Safety Advisory Council

Oct 19, 2017 in Santa Ana, CA
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National Association of Convenience Stores Conference

Oct 18th, 2017 in Chicago, IL
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FDA Southeast Region Food Protection Seminar

Oct 17th, 2017 in Wilmington, NC
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Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show (FRLA)

Oct 11th, 2017 in Orlando, FL
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FDA Southwest Region Food Protection Seminar

Sept 20th, 2017 in Kansas City, MO
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California Conference of Directors of Environmental Health

Sep 19th, 2017 in South Lake Tahoe, CA
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FDA Northeast Region Food Protection Seminar

Aug 24th, 2017 in Burlington, VT

National Environmental Health Association Annual Education Conference

Jul 13th, 2017 in Grand Rapids, MI

Missouri Milk Food and Environmental Health Association Conference

Apr 5th, 2017 in Springfield, MO

LA County Restaurant Association Food Safety Advisory Council

Mar 22, 2017 in Downey, CA
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International Association for Food Protection (IAFP)

Jul 31st – Aug 3, 2016 in St Louis, MO
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Food Safety Summit

May 15th, 2016 in Rosemont, IL

Contact us if you are interested in a speaking engagement