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EMN Food - Stakeholder Meeting 2024

Thursday, 16 May 2024; 09:00 - 12:30 CEST; INRiM, Italy & Online

See agenda below!

The European Metrology Network for Safe and Sustainable Food is organising a stakeholder meeting. The event offers the opportunity of being updated about the state of the art and future development at EU level of metrological tools in support of food safety, with a focus on development of reference method and materials of screening and quantifying contaminants in traces in food and food packaging. Also ongoing and future EU projects and the Metrology Partnership will be presented, as a possible way for collaborating and strengthening the interaction between the EMN and stakeholders.

This will be the opportunity for the EMN to interact with the stakeholders and being informed about the most urgent challenges in the area of food safety that need to be faced.
The meeting will constitute a crucial point for keeping the EMN aligned with the stakeholders' needs and to respond to the emerging request of industries, regulatory bodies and consumers.

Who should attend:

Representatives of

  • Industries in the area of food and food packaging,
  • Official laboratories and control laboratories,
  • EURLs and NRLs,
  • NMI and DIs outside Europe,
  • Universities and research centers

that are active in the key area of the EMN Food and have an interest in future development of reference methods and reference material in support of food safety and sustainability.


Please register here (via Google Form) >>

Agenda - Stakeholder Workshop Thursday, 16 May 2024

Time (CEST) Topic Speaker
08:30 - 09:00 Welcome Coffee  
09:00 - 09:20 Introduction A. M. Rossi, Stakeholder Council
09:20 - 09:30 EURAMET and EMNs update Thomas Damitz, EURAMET Networks Officer
09:30 - 10:00 Stakeholder presentations Moderated by N. Ogrinc
10:00 - 11:00

Project presentations
- PlasticTrace
- ScreenFood
- Others

11:00 - 11:15 Coffee break  
11:15 - 12:15 Stakeholder needs:
- Stakeholders' discussions & project engagement
- Stakeholders' needs
- Stakeholders' interest in the differen pillars
- Stakeholder contributions
Moderated by: Stakeholder Council
12:15 - 12:30 Close of the meeting  
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch  


Event Information

2024-05-16 to 2024-05-16
INRiM, Italy & Online
EMN Safe and Sustainable Food