Eurachem workshop 20th and 21st May 2019

“Validation of targeted and non-targeted methods of analysis”


Day 1


8:00 Registration and coffee
9:00-9:10 Welcome words
Session 1
Session Chair: Ivo Leito
9:10-9:40 Pres 1.1 Validation of targeted methods: where we are?
Lorens Sibbesen, LAB Quality, Denmark.
9:40-10:10 Pres 1.2 Use of non-targeted vs. targeted method for disclosure of food fraud
10:10-10:30 Coffee
10:30-11:00 Pres 1.3 Detection of a multitude of (unknown) components in complex samples, criteria for identification
Dr. Georg Arju, Center of Food and Fermentation Technologies, Estonia
11:00-11:30 Pres 1.4 Traceability and uncertainty of qualitative target and non-target analysis
Ricardo Bettencourt da Silva, FCUL-University of Lisbon, Portugal.
11:30-12:00 Flash presentations for posters
12:00-13:00 Lunch and exhibition
Session 2
Session Chair: TBA
13:00-13:30 Pres 2.1 Validation of non-targeted methods in the food area.
Dr. Martin Alewijn, Wageningen University & Research – RIKILT, The Netherlands.
13:30-14:00 Pres 2.2 Creating reliable data. A challenge for validation of non-targeted methods.
Prof. Juliane Hollender, Eawag, Switzerland
14:00-15:30 Introduction to working groups Day 1
 WG 1.1 Traceability and uncertainty for quantitative targeted and non-targeted analysis. Chair: Bertil Magnusson, RISE (Research Institute of Sweden) and Trollboken AB, Sweden.
 WG 1.2 Validation of a non-target method: a practical approach. Chair: Anneli Kruve, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany.
 WG 1.3 Estimation and use of LoD and LoQ in targeted and non-targeted analysis. Chair: Hanno Evard, University of Tartu, Estonia.
15:30 Coffee and poster sessions (Odd numbers)
16:30 Working group feedback
17:30 Closing Day 1
19:00 Workshop dinner in AHHAA science centre

Day 2

Session 3
Session chair: TBA
8:30-8:50 Young scientist presentation
8:50-9:20 Pres 3.1 What ARE we testing/ana­lyzing/measuring? Targeted vs non-targeted methods.
9:20-9:50 Pres 3.2 Finding and confirming the traces of unwanted/unexpected material: the current status
9:50-10:20 Pres 3.3 Dealing with the huge amounts of data from Non-targeted Methods
10:20-11:00 Coffee and poster sessions (Even numbers)
11:00-12:30 Introduction to working groups Day 2
 W.2.1 Technical solutions for validation automation/planning. Chair: Koit Herodes, University of Tartu, Estonia
 W.2.2 Data processing, storage, interpretation and sharing in non-target screening. Chair: TBA
 W.2.3 Validation training: where are we now. Chair: Ivo Leito, University of Tartu, Estonia
12:30-13:30 Lunch and exhibition
Session 4
Session chair: TBA
13:30-14:30 Working group feedback
14:30-15:00 Pres 4.1 Reliable basis for disclosing Food Fraud
David Thompson, Keele University, United Kingdom
15:00-15:30 Pres 4.2 TBA
15:30-16:00 Pres 4.3 Towards quantitative non-targeted analysis: the current status
Anneli Kruve, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany.
16:00-16:15 Closing
16:15 Farewell cake and coffee