Friday 25 September
09:30 Welcome and Introduction Silvio Brusaferro
ISS President
09:45 Greetings and event outline Stefano Morabito
Chair of the organization committee, EURL for E. coli, ISS, Rome Italy
Morning Session: Building the capacity in Europe
10:10 EU food safety policy and NGS Martial Plantady
European Commission G4
10:30 EFSA State of play and future perspectives in the food safety area Valentina Rizzi
European Food Safety Authority
10:50 ECDC State of play and future perspectives in the public health area Saara Kotila
European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control
11:10 Need for a legal framework for NGS data supporting action by the CAs George Haringhuizen
RIVM, The Netherlands
11:30 Question time
12:00 End of Morning Session
Afternoon Session: Building the pathway
14:00 The Use of Genomics in One Health AMR Surveillance: The Experience of the US National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System Patrick McDermott
14:20 Open discussion Chair: Stefano Morabito
Panel: Valentina Rizzi, Saara Kotila, George Haringhuizen, Eelco Franz, Annemarie Kaesbohrer, Martial Plantady
16:30 Concluding remarks and closure