21st International Fresenius AGRO Conference "Behaviour of Pesticides in Air, Soil and Water"

25 Jun - 26 Jun 2019, Atrium Hotel Mainz/Germany

21st International Fresenius AGRO Conference "Behaviour of Pesticides in Air, Soil and Water"

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Overview

The finalised programme will be published in just a few weeks' time. I would be happy to send you a copy shortly – free of charge and without further obligation. Simply click on the "Request updates" button on the right.

Please find below an overview with all the latest information. A wide range of presentations awaits you. Here are just some of the topics that we will be covering:

Highlights

Regulatory issues

  • Regulation (EC) 1107/2009 update from the European Commission
  • Work on EFSA FOCUS Repair group
  • Update on harmonisation work in the zones
  • Mid term evaluation of the Dutch crop protection policy

Environmental fate 

  • Update on the guidance on aged sorption of pesticides in soil
  • Recent environmental fate activities at the Pest Management Regulatory Agency at Health Canada
  • Simulating the fungicide chlorothalonil in East Tiaoxi River using the RICEWQ-EXAMS model

Exposure, risk assessment and risk mitigation

  • Coupling pesticide fate and effect models: Challenges for the fate modelling community
  • Update on groundwater monitoring
  • Update on aquatic exposure assessment of pesticides in Latin America
  • Update on SETAC DRAW
  • Update from SETAC EMAG-Pest

Who do you meet?

Groups that should take part:

Managing directors, boards of directors, members of supervisory boards, managers and scientists in the field of:

  • Environmental behaviour
  • Field inspection
  • Research & development
  • Legal & regulatory affairs
  • Registration
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Exposure & risk assessment
  • Monitoring & computer modelling

Sectors that should take part:

  • Agrochemical industry
  • Research institutes from the area of agriculture, soil, hydrology and air
  • Authorities (agricultural inspection offices, registration and control authorities)
  • Water supply enterprises
  • Professional associations

Speakers

We have already received confirmations from the following speakers - with more expected shortly.

Name

Company

Paulien Adriaanse

Wageningen University & Research, The Netherlands

Paulien Adriaanse is a Senior Scientist at Wageningen University & Research. She works on environmental fate and exposure modelling of pesticides in surface waters, mainly in regulatory context. She has been a member of the EFSA Panel on Plant Protection Products and their Residues since 2015.

mehrweniger
Beulke

Sabine Beulke

Enviresearch, UK

Brown

Colin Brown

York University, UK

Hingston

James Hingston

Health and Safety Executive (HSE) Chemicals Regulation Division (CRD), UK

Jene

Bernhard Jene

BASF, Germany

Dennis Kalf

Rijkswaterstaat Water, Ministry for Infrastructure and the Environment, The Netherlands

Igor Kondzielski

Institute of Environmental Protection – National Research Institute, Poland

Leake

Christopher Leake

Bayer Crop Science Division, Germany

Tim MacDonald

Health Canada, Canada

Nienstedt

Karin Nienstedt

European Commission, Belgium

Cathrine Skaar Hoel

Norwegian Food Safety Authority (Mattilsynet), Norway

Michael Stemmer

Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety (AGES), Austria

Tiktak

Aaldrik Tiktak

PBL, Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency, The Netherlands

Tüting

Wiebke Tüting

German Federal Office of Consumer Protection and Food Safety (BVL), Germany

Vereecken

Harry Vereecken

Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany

Marc Voltz

INRA French Institute for Agricultural Research, France

Venue

Atrium Hotel Mainz
Flugplatzstr. 44
55126 Mainz
Phone: +49 6131 491-0
E-Mail: infoatrium-mainz.de
www.atrium-mainz.de

We have reserved a limited number of rooms for our participants at reduced rates at the hotel. These rooms can be booked up to 4 weeks prior to the start of the event. Please book early and directly through the hotel quoting„Fresenius“ as reference.

Prices & Services

Participation Fee: € 1,895.00 plus VAT.

The registration fee includes the following benefits:

  • conference participation
  • conference documentation
  • lunch
  • coffee breaks and conference beverages
  • the evening event on 25 June 2019

Representatives of an authority or a public university are therefore eligible for a reduced fee of € 795.00 plus VAT per person (please provide evidence). The reduced fee cannot be combined with other rebates.

Group reductions

For joint bookings received from one company we grant a 15 % discount from the third participant onwards (it doesn’t apply for representatives of an authority or a public university).


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Event Documentation

Would you like to attend but cannot spare the time?

Although we cannot substitute an intensive exchange with your fellow colleagues, we can provide you with a complete set of event documentation. The event documentation package includes all the presentations on the event agenda (subject to the approval of our speakers). It will be sent out around two weeks after the event once we have received your payment (free of shipping costs). We will also provide you with details on how to access the restricted download section on our website. This section contains all the latest versions of the presentations in colour and in digital form.

Price: € 295.00 plus VAT


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Sabine Mummenbrauer
Programme and conceptual design

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Programme and conceptual design

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Monika Stratmann

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Monika Stratmann
Organisation and participant management

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Monika Stratmann

Your Contact

Monika Stratmann
Organisation and participant management

+49 231 75896-48
mstratmannakademie-fresenius.de

How to become an exhibitor

Our event offers you the opportunity of presenting your company in a special exhibition.

You can personally present your products and services directly to your specific target group. We would be happy to provide you with further information on all the available options from a simple product information display to a complete exhibition stand.

We would be pleased to assist you personally:

Dominique Perry

Dominique Perry
Phone: +49 231 75896-64
dperryakademie-fresenius.de

Press contact

We offer journalists and editors a platform where they can get in touch with the experts.

If you are the editor of a specialist publication and interested in a press pass or media partnership, please contact us well in advance. We would be pleased to send you our press bulletin as well as photographic materials where available as soon as the event is over.

Please contact us:

Rebecca Keuters

Rebecca Keuters
Phone: +49 231 75896-76
rkeutersakademie-fresenius.de

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