Rapid Methods Europe

Advisory Committee

Programme at a glance

Programme in detail

   - Conference / Workshops

Sponsor & exhibitor list



There is an ever-increasing need for rapid methods and instrumentation in the field of food and feed safety and quality. Faster results, higher productivity, lower costs and increased sensitivity are key words for all those professionally involved. Continuing developments in analytical techniques lead to the emergence of a wide range of new and dedicated rapid methods to complement the traditional methods. How to keep up with these developments?

Rapid Methods Europe is a series of events dedicated to the latest developments in rapid methods and instrumentation for food and feed safety and quality. During the years it has strengthened its position as an important meeting point for science and industry. Rapid Methods Europe presents new and cutting-edge technologies, the two main topics being microbiology and contaminants detection. 

Rapid Methods Europe 2008 features:

  • Plenary lectures & parallel sessions
  • Reviews and case studies
  • Contributed papers
    The Advisory Committee particularly encourages the submission of contributed papers about the specific topic areas.
    All scientists working in the field of rapid testing research are invited to submit their most recent research papers to the conference.
  • Poster sessions
  • Interactive workshops & demonstrations
  • Spotlight presentations
    A special presentation facility for sponsors and exhibitors to promote their products in more detail.
  • Instrument & manufacturers exhibition
  • Matchmaking event
    The best opportunity to meet companies and research institutes throughout Europe to identify possibilities for  international R&D co-operation.

As a comprehensive overview Rapid Methods Europe 2008 offers an excellent way to network and to share ideas, providing a reference source for anyone interested in the rapid determination of food and feed safety and quality




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