On 2-3 October 2018, the AMiCI Mid-Term Conference was held, combined with the Action Management Committee and Core Group Meetings, at the Andrija Stampar Teaching Institute of Public Health, in Zagreb, Croatia.
The European Union COST Action AMiCI brings together experts on the synthesis, use and assessment of unwanted side effects of antimicrobial coatings. The project is coordinated by dr. Francy Crijns (Zuyd University of Applied Sciences and Technology, NL).
The opening lecture was held by dr. Francy Crijns, looking back on AMiCI – what has happened in the past two years and what is the outlook for the next couple of years. Go to presentation >.
The scientific programme of the Mid-Term Conference in Zagreb was dedicated to all four Working Groups and contained several scientific presentations on:
- WG1: Antimicrobial Coatings – Safe by design. Go to presentations >
- WG2: Performance Assessment of AMC’s. Go to presentations >
- WG3: Adverse effects of AMCs – Risk-benefit analysis. Go to presentations >
- WG4: The new cleaning. Go to presentations >
The Mid-Term Conference was concluded with an open, interactive and fruitful discussion on the results of the conference, the challenges and the road ahead.