November 2, 2015

Global Kashrus Officials to Meet at AKO Conference on November 12th at OU Offices

New York - Kashrus officials from around the world will gather on November 12th, the day after Kosherfest, for the annual meeting of the Association of Kashrus Organizations (AKO). The Conference will take place at the national headquarters of the Orthodox Union (OU) in Lower Manhattan. The Conference traditionally discusses many issues that are common to kashrus officials around the world, including such topics as infestation in produce, implications of technology, training of rabbinic supervisors and more. AKO is chaired by Rabbi Sholem Fishbane, who also heads the cRc in Chicago.