IMEKOFOODS - 4th international conference on Metrology in Food and Nutrition

IMEKOFOODS - 4th international conference on Metrology in Food and Nutrition

You are invited to the 4th international conference on Metrology in Food and Nutrition (IMEKOFOODS). The conference is a collaboration between Sciensano and Imeko TC 23, and takes place on 16-18 September 2019, at Sciensano, Tervuren, Belgium.

The 4th IMEKOFOODS conference addresses

  • metrological issues in measurement
  • data in food quality
  • food integrity
  • food safety
  • nutrition
  • with emphasis on new technologies.

In addition to technical and poster sessions, scientific discussions and workshops dedicated to specific initiatives may encourage new collaborations and strengthen existing ones. 

Conference topics

  • food quality
  • food composition
  • food Safety (trace elements, speciation, environmental- and processing contaminants, toxins, pesticides, veterinary drugs, hormones, …)
  • food integrity, adulteration, authenticity and fraud
  • food Omics
  • food microbiology
  • natural and bioactive compounds
  • dietary supplements, nutraceuticals
  • GMO
  • sequencing and NGS • nanomaterials
  • food packaging and food contact materials
  • food processing
  • nutrition
  • nutritional epidemiology
  • food consumption, bioavailability
  • dietary intake, risk assessment
  • quality assurance, reference Materials, proficiency testing, measurement uncertainty
  • metrology & metrological traceability
  • accreditation and standardisation


Get up to 25% discount, if you register now!

Register now to get your early bird discount, as it ends on 15th of June 2019 (all registration fees).

Some hotels offer you a discount, but availability is limited so be sure to book in time! 

Important dates:

Abstract submission deadline: 1st of May 2019

Notification of acceptance: 1st of June 2019

Early bird registration:

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You are kindly encouraged to forward this invitation to others who might be interested in participating in the conference.

Conference Secretariat

Sciensano – Chemical and physical health risks

Phone: +32 (0)2 642 51 35