Past Events
Webinar
 
‘Biological Plant Protection Products and the Future of Europe’s and the World’s Green Deal’

 

Monday 30 August 2021 

16.00-17.30 CEST

 

Find the report of the event here.

 

Find the presentations and addresses of our keynote speakers:

  • Transcript of the opening statement by former Prime Minister of Slovenia and former Member of the European Parliament Alojz Peterle at the 30 August 2021 webinar

  • PowerPoint Presentation by former European Commission Secretary General Dr Alexander Italianer

  • PowerPoint Presentation by Bob Diderich, Head of the Environment, Health and Safety Division, on behalf of Dr Rodolfo Lacy, Director of the Environment Directorate

  • PowerPoint Presentation by PAN Europe Board Member and Task Force Science Advisor David Cary  

Watch the recording of the webinar below.

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Press Conference
In Response to the 21 March 2022 AGRIFISH Council Meeting on Ukraine and EU Agrifood Production
 
'Balanced EU Food Security/Food Safety Decision Including Immediate Market Access For Low-Risk Microbial Plant Protection Products'

 

Thursday 31 March 2022 

12.30-13.45 CEST

Online

For downloading: Press Release and Press Conference Report

Watch the recording of the press conference below:

Future Events
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High-Level Seminar  
'The EU Farm to Fork Sustainable Use of Plant Protection Products Regulation (SUR) finally focuses on biological control. But how to achieve fast-track biocontrol authorisation including microbials?' 

 

Thursday, 13 October 2022, 14.00-16.00 CEST

Room SPAAK 5B1, European Parliament, Brussels; and online via Webex

Chaired by Mr Martin Hlaváček MEP

Co-organised by the International Biocontrol Manufacturers Association (IBMA) and 

the Microbial Plant Protection Products Task Force

Find here the program of the event. 

Find here the press release.

Find here the joint IBMA and Task Force memorandum highlighting key elements to be included in the upcoming Guideline and measures for biocontrol.

Find the presentations and addresses of our keynote speakers:

  • Transcript of the statement by Ms Cindy Franssen, MEP (EPP);

  • Transcript of the statement by Ms Tilly Metz MEP (Greens);

  • Transcript of the statement by Ms Maria Arena MEP (S&D);

  • PowerPoint Presentation by Mr David Cary, Advisor, Microbial Plant Protection Products Task Force; Member of the Board PAN Europe;

  • PowerPoint Presentation by Dr Herman Van Mellaert, President of IBMA;

  • PowerPoint Presentation by Mr Martin Suchánek, CEO of Biopreparáty, Member of IBMA and the Microbial Plant Protection Products Task Force;

  • PowerPoint Presentation by Mr José Carvalho, Regional Representative Europe and Middle East of Certis Biologicals; Member of the IBMA and the Microbial Plant Protection Products Task Force. 

 

Watch the recording of the Seminar below (we apologize that due to technical issues it only starts during the speech of Deputy Minister Jiří Šír):