Registrations are open for DECATHLON Stakeholders Workshop

18 May 2015


SPI in collaboration with DECATHLON project - FP7 project focused on the development of DNA-based method) will organize a Stakeholders Workshop on “Tackling the challenges of DNA-based detection methods and specific traceability issues through an interdisciplinary approach” which will take place in Lisbon - Oeiras, Portugal, on the 3rd of June, 2015.  

This event is organized with the aim of bringing together relevant stakeholders from industry, academia, inspection services and laboratories as well as policy-makers, to jointly work on the development of new or improved methods for the field of food pathogens, traceability of GMOs, and customs issues.

To join the workshop, please register for free here. SEATS ARE LIMITED.                                                    

Date: Wednesday, 3rd June, 2015                     
Time: 09:00h – 18:00h (PT time/GMT+1)
Venue: iBET, Instituto de Biologia Experimental e Tecnológica, Lisbon - Oeiras (Portugal)                    
Deadline for registrations: 25th May, 2015      

Agenda: Further information on the workshop agenda can be seen here.

Language: The workshop will be held in English.

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