The conference focused on the following topics:

  1. EU regulatory environment status for conventional chemical products.
  2. EU regulatory environment development for bioproducts.
  3. Competent Authority’s country reports.
  4. Research and innovation.

The virtual event consisted of two days of expert presentations as indicated in the programme. 

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The following speakers were sharing their expert knowledge:

    1. Laszlo Bura, EFSA: A.s. review schedule and challenges that EFSA is encountering during evaluation
    2. Hans Mattaar, ECCA: Data Protection under the new Transparency rules
    3. Pedro Rosello Vilarroig, ECHA: Annex VIII and Poison Centres notification – Comply with the obligations
    4. David Cary, IBMA: Slow move from conventional chemicals towards sustainable low risk solutions
    5. Dr. Mario Lešnik, University of Maribor: Coexistence of conventional and bio-products in agriculture
    6. Dr. Patrice A. Marchand, ITAB: Basic and low-risk substances under EU PPP Regulation: a new choice for biorational portfolios of SMEs
    7. Dr. Lucius Tamm, FiBL: Input lists for Organic farming
    8. Peter Kugel, VVGB Advocaten Brussels: EU legal framework for placing on the market of ‘conventional’ and ‘biocontrol’ plant protection products
    9. Dr. Nicole van Straten, Ctgb: Vision on plant protection products 2030
    10. Raimonda Grigaitė, Ministry of Agriculture of Lithuania: Northern Zone View, update 2020
    11. Maria Mihaylova, Agria SA: Challenges with the authorization of plant protection products in the EU and Bulgaria
    12. Janet Williams, Bayer CropScience Ltd.: BREXIT
    13. Mariano Alessio Vernì, SILC Fertilizzanti Srl: Brief introduction on the new Fertiliser Products EU Regulation and its overlaps with PPP rules
    14. Viktória Vona, Csernozjom Kft.: The difference between precision, digital and smart farming
    15. Boštjan Božič, Trapview HQ: Advanced pest monitoring
    16. Dr. David Calvert, iFormulate Limited: Formulation of Biocontrol Agents
    17. Manel Cervera Comabella, Dunham Trimmer LLC: The biocontrol market and its participants - today and in the future

Pedro Roselló Vilarroig
Pedro Roselló Vilarroig
ECHA, Support and Enforcement Unit
 
David Cary
David Cary
IBMA, Special Advisor (Retiring Executive Director)
 
Raimonda Grigaitė
Raimonda Grigaitė
Ministry of Agriculture of Lithuania
 
Dr. Lucius Tamm
Dr. Lucius Tamm
Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL)
 
Manel Cervera Comabella
Manel Cervera Comabella
Dunham Trimmer LLC
 
Dr. Nicole van Straten
Dr. Nicole van Straten
Board for the Authorisation of Plant Protection Products and Biocides (Ctgb)
 
László Bura
László Bura
European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)
 
Viktória Vona
Viktória Vona
Csernozjom Kft.
 
Janet Williams
Janet Williams
Bayer CropScience Limited
 
Mariano Alessio Vernì
Mariano Alessio Vernì
SILC Fertilizzanti Srl
 
Maria Mihaylova
Maria Mihaylova
Agria SA
 
Hans Mattaar
Hans Mattaar
ECCA, Belgium
 
Boštjan Božič
Boštjan Božič
Trapview, Efos d.o.o.
 
Mario Lešnik
Mario Lešnik
Plant Protection Department, Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Slovenia
 
Dr. David Calvert
Dr. David Calvert
iFormulate Limited
 
Peter Kugel
Peter Kugel
VVGB Advocaten Brussels
 
Dr. Patrice Marchand
Dr. Patrice Marchand
Inputs Dept. Head, ITAB The organic food & farming Institute
 

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