15th – 16th OCTOBER 2012 - VIENNA, AUSTRIA
Venue: AGES Conference Centre, Spargelfeldstraße 191, 1220 Vienna, Austria
Organizer: Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety GmbH - AGES, Institute for Plant Protection Products, Spargelfeldstrasse 191, 1220 Vienna, Austria
The Forum is organized under the auspices of Section III of the Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management,
Vienna, Austria
The meeting is a technical conference for pesticides regulation experts from Central and East Europe. Over the past eighteen years the Forum has been organised by experts from the Hungarian Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in Budapest in a close cooperation with the colleagues from the Plant Protection Products Section of the State Phytosanitary Administration of the Czech Republic from Brno and the Polish Institute of Plant Protection - National Research Institute from Poznan. On CEUREG Forum XI. was agreed the rotational principle for Forum organization, being applied first in 2009, when CEUREG Forum XIII. was organized by the Institute of Plant Protection in Poznan.

This is the first time the Forum is held in Austria and organized by the Institute for Plant Protection Products of the Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety.

The Forum provides an opportunity to exchange information and experiences between regulatory agencies in charge of placing plant protection products on the market in the Central and East European Countries. The most important objective of the Forum activities is to help reduce the risk of pesticides use. It is about:
cooperation, transfer of information, learning from each other
The most important objective of the Forum activities is to help reduce the risk of pesticide use.
  • to initiate common approach to different issues related to pesticide regulation,
  • to promote international cooperation,
  • to share information