INSECTA® 2016, the international symposium on insects as feed, food and non-food in Magdeburg is jointly organized by Pilot Pflanzenöltechnologie Magdeburg e.V. (PPM) and the Leibniz Institute for Agricultural Engineering Potsdam-Bornim (ATB). It is aimed to create an efficient platform for an exchange of stakeholders from science, economy and politics in the field of insects as feed, food and non-food.
The conference aims to give an overview of the state-of-the-art of insect technology, the prospects and constraints of the use of insects as feed, food and non-food in Europe. Technical, commercial, ecological, political and ethical issues will be discussed.
Time: Sept. 12, 2016
Venue: Magdeburg, Cultural-Historical Museum
Call for papers is now open! (Deadline: June 24, 2016)
Pilot Pflanzenöltechnologie Magdeburg e.V. (PPM)
Berliner Chaussee 66, 39114 Magdeburg, Germany
Dr. Thomas Piofczyk, Franziska Ulrich
Leibniz Institute for Agricultural Engineering (ATB)
Max-Eyth-Allee 100, D-14469 Potsdam, Germany
Dr. Birgit Rumpold
More information and registration: www.insecta-conference.com