ABIM - Annual Biocontrol Industry Meeting

Tentative programme

Monday 19 October 2020

From - ToProgramme
07:30Doors open
 Parallel meetings
RoomMontrealSingaporeSydney
09:00 - 10:30IBMA Regulatory Affairs Seminar (IBMA members only)
Will be repeated at 11:00
IBMA Natural Substances Professional Group Meeting (IBMA members only)IBMA Macrobials, Invertebrate Biocontrol Agents Professional Group Meeting (IBMA members only)
10:30 - 11:00
Exhibition hall 4.1
Coffee break
 Parallel meetings
RoomMontrealSingaporeSydney
11:00 - 12:30
 

IBMA Regulatory Affairs Seminar (IBMA members only)
Repeat of 9:00 session

IBMA Microbial Biocontrol Agents Professional Group Meeting (IBMA members only)IBMA Semiochemicals Professional Group Meeting (IBMA members only)
12:30 - 14:00
Exhibition hall 4.1

Lunch break

13:30 - 14:00 MontrealRegistration for Annual General Meeting - IBMA
Please register early.
RoomMontrealSingapore
14:00 - 16:00 MontrealAnnual General Meeting
IBMAmembers only and prospective members upon prior request to the IBMA Brussels office.
Update on B. thuringiensis: A valuable biocontrol agent caught in the B. cereus debate
  • TBA
 
16:00 - 17:00
Exhibition hall 4.1

Coffee break

Supported by SCC Scientific Consulting Company

17:00 - 18:45 Montreal

Welcome to ABIM 2020

  • Lucius Tamm (CEO ABIM AG and FiBL Director): The importance of the biocontrol industry to solve major agricultural challenge.

  • Jennifer Lewis (Member of the Executive Board and IBMA ED): Positioning the industry in its core role within a sustainable food production industry.

  • David Cary (Member of the Executive Board and Owen Jones (Chair of Bernard Blum Award panel) present the 2020 Bernard Blum Award short list success stories and the winning presentation

Bernard Blum Award Presentation supported by Bioline Agrosciences Ltd

18:45 - 20:15
Exhibition hall 4.1

Welcome address
State Councillor Christoph Brutschin, Head of Departement of Economic, Social and Environmental Affairs, Basel.

Aperitif supported by the City of Basel

13:00 - 18:00
Exhibition hall 4.1
Exhibition
13:00 - 18:00
Foyer
Poster Exhibition

13:00 - 18:00
Foyer


1-to-1 meetings event 
13:00 - 18:00 FoyerAd-hoc meeting rooms
13:00 - 18:00
Foyer
Charging stations

Tuesday 20 October 2020

From - toProgramme
07:30Doors open
 Parallel  
RoomMontrealSingaporeSydney
08:30 - 10:00
Montreal

Global regulatory harmonization session - European and global focus

Invited speakers from international and regional organisations will highlight opportunities and progress in this field.

  • TBA 

Supported by ACCERES

Case studies on effective use of Biocontrol 

This session includes offered and invited papers.

Interactive training workshop on sustainability

(free, registration required)

Food for thought for the industry provided by NGO Forum for the Future:
How do your biocontrol products contribute to sustainability and what actions need to be taken to receive recognition and to grow the business?

 

10:00 - 10:30
Exhibition hall 4.1
Coffee break 
 Parallel  
RoomMontrealSingaporeSydney
10:30 - 11:30
Montreal

Global regulatory harmonization session (ctd)

  • TBA

Supported by Janssen PMP

Case studies on effective use of Biocontrol 

This session includes offered and invited papers.

Training workshop on competition law

(free to delegates, workshop registration required)

11:30 - 12:30

Global Minor uses session

  • TBA
 

Case studies on effective use of Biocontrol 

This session includes offered and invited papers.

 

12:30 - 14:00
Exhibition hall 4.1

Lunch break

Supported by BASF SE

 Parallel  
RoomMontrealSingaporeSydney
14:00 - 15:30
Montreal

Case studies around the globe relying on biocontrol  in agrifood transformation

  • TBA
 

Training workshop on patents and IP

(free to delegates, workshop registration required)

Training workshop on regulatory issues

(free to delegates, workshop registration required)

15:30 - 16:30
Exhibition hall 4.1

Coffee break

Supported by DANSTAR FERMENT / LALLEMAND

16:30 - 18:00
Montreal

Case studies around the globe relying on biocontrol in agrifood transformation (ctd)

  • TBA

 

Training workshop on patents and IP

(free to delegates, workshop registration required)

Training workshop on competition law

(free to delegates, workshop registration required)

18:00 - 18:45
Montreal

Pre-Aperitif Keynote Address
Sally Uren OBE and CEO of Forum for the Future

Necessary business steps along the food value chain to achieve sustainable food production.

Supported by ORO AGRI

18:45 - 19:45
Exhibition hall 4.1
Aperitif
Supported by BIOBEST GROUP
08:00 - 18:00
Hall 4.1
Exhibition
07:30 - 18:00
Foyer
Poster Exhibition

09:00 - 17:00
Foyer

1-to-1 meetings event 

07:30 - 18:00
Foyer

Ad-hoc meeting rooms
07:30 - 18:00
Foyer
Charging stations 

Wednesday 21 October 2020

From - ToProgramme
07:30Doors open
08:30 - 10:00
Montreal

Innovations and emerging technologies  in bioprotection

  • TBA
 
10:00 - 10:30
Exhibition hall 4.1
Coffee break 
10:30 - 12:00
Montreal

Innovations and emerging technologies  relevant to bioprotection, their acceptance and use

  • TBA
 
12:00 - 12:15
Montreal
Closing remarks and end of conference
  • David Cary
 
  
08:00 - 13:00
Hall 4.1
Exhibition
07:30 - 13:00
Foyer
Poster Exhibition
08:30 - 12:00
Foyer
1-to-1 meetings event 
07:30 - 13:00
Foyer
Ad-hoc meeting rooms
07:30 - 13:00
Foyer
Charging stations 

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All programmes and presentations for previous ABIM are available to review, back to the very first Annual Biocontrol Industry Meeting which was held at the KKL Culture and Convention Center Lucerne, Switzerland on October 23rd-24th 2006.

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