Meetings 2014

This webpage lists the meetings being planned by the Joint FAO/IAEA Programme as well as the Training Courses and Workshops under the IAEA's Technical Cooperation Programme for which the Division has scientific and technical responsibility.

Attendance at these events is by invitation only. Further information may be obtained from the Programme and through the linked IAEA Meetings Calendar and General Information about IAEA Scientific Meetings.

January - March
→ National training course on Techniques and Organization of Artificial Insemination Field Services in Cattle in Myanmar (MYA/5/022), 13-24 January 2014, Yangon, Myanmar.
Technical Officer: Mohammed Shamsuddin
→ Technical meeting with directors of veterinary laboratories participating in the project to strengthen animal disease diagnostic capacities in selected sub-Saharan countries, 4-6 February 2014 in Vienna, Austria.
Technical Officer: Adama Diallo
→ Regional ARCAL Training Course on “Molecular Methods for Characterization of Mutant Germplasm Derived from Native Crops and Crops of Interest in Latin America and the Caribbean”, RLA/5/063, 17–21 February 2014, Bogota, Colombia.
Technical Officer: S. Nielen
→ Final regional coordination meeting on Strengthening Capacities for the Diagnosis and Control of Transboundary Animal Diseases in Africa (AFRA) (RAF/5/057), 24-28 February 2014 in Arusha, Tanzania.
Technical Officer: Hermann Unger and Adama Diallo
→ FAO/IAEA Consultants Meeting on New Methods for the Detection and Quantification of Irradiation in Intercepted Insects, 10–14 March 2014, Vienna, Austria.
Technical Officer: A. Parker and C. Blackburn
→ National training course on Techniques and Organization of Artificial Insemination Field Services in Cattle (ERI/5/009), 17-21 March 2014, Asmara, Eritrea.
Technical Officer: Mohammed Shamsuddin
→ Regional AFRA Training Course on “Methodologies and Mechanisms for Screening against Biotic and Abiotic Stresses”, RAF/5/066, 24–28 March 2014, Tsumeb, Namibia.
Scientific Secretary: F. Sarsu
April - June
→ Final RCM of CRP on Development and Evaluation of Improved Strains of Insect Pests for SIT. 7–11 April 2014, Capri, Italy.
Technical Officer: K. Bourtzis
→ FAO/IAEA Consultants Meeting on Comparing the Performance of Sterile Males Produced by Genetic, Transgenic or Symbiont-based Technologies, 7–11 April 2014, Capri, Italy.
Technical Officers: K. Bourtzis
→ Fourth Research Coordination Meeting on “Improving Nutritional Quality by Altering Concentrations of Enhancing Factors Using Induced Mutation and Biotechnolgy”, 7–11 April 2014, Cusco, Peru.
Technical Officer: S. Nielen
→ 4th RCM on the Development of Radiometric and Allied Analytical Methods to Strengthen National Residue Control Programmes for Antibiotic and Anthelmintic Veterinary Drug Residues, 14–18 April 2014, Natal, Brazil.
Technical Officers: J. Sasanya and A. Cannavan
→ Workshop on Characterization of Symbionts of Fruit Flies of Economic Importance via Bioinformatic Approaches, 4–5 May 2014, Bangkok, Thailand.
Technical Officers: C. Caceres
→ The second Research Coordination Meeting on the on Use of Stable Isotopes to Trace Bird Migrations and Molecular Nuclear Techniques to Investigate the Epidemiology and Ecology of the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza, 5-9 May 2014, Izmir, Turkey.
Technical Officer: Ivancho Naletoski
→ Second RCM of CRP on Use of Symbiotic Bacteria to Reduce Mass-Rearing Costs and Increase Mating Success in Selected Fruit Pests in Support of SIT Application. 6–10 May 2014, Bangkok, Thailand.
Technical Officers: C. Caceres
→ Regional training course on Livestock Data Collection and Analysis for Breeding Improvement (RAS/5/063), 11-15 May 2014, Amman, Jordan.
Technical Officer: Mario Garcia Podesta
→ FAO/IAEA Consultants Meeting on Process Control for Fruit Fly Facilities that Mass-Produce Insects for Sterilization and Release. 13–15 May 2014, Bangkok, Thailand.
Scientific Secretary: C. Caceres
→ 2nd RCM on the Implementation of Nuclear Techniques to Improve Food Traceability, 26–30 May 2014, Lisbon, Portugal.
Technical Officers: R. Frew and A. Cannavan
→ 4th RCM on the Development of Generic Irradiation Doses for Quarantine Treatments, 2–6 June 2014, Vienna, Austria.
Technical Officers: C. Blackburn and D.H. Byron
→ The first Research Coordination Meeting on the Use of Diagnostic and Control Technologies to Control African Swine Fever, 2-6 June 2014, Vienna, Austria.
Technical Officer: Hermann Unger
→ Final RCM of CRP on Increasing the Efficiency of Lepidoptera SIT by Enhanced Quality Control. 2–6 June 2014, Kelowna, Canada.
Technical Officer: M. Vreysen
→ Consultants meeting on Early Pregnancy Diagnosis in the Bovine using Nuclear and Molecular Technique is scheduled to be held from 11 to 13 June 2014 in Vienna, Austria.
Technical Officer: Mohammed Shamsuddin
→ The third Research Coordination Meeting on the Use of Irradiated Vaccines in the Control of Infectious Transboundary Diseases of Livestock, 23-26 June 2014, Vienna, Austria.
Technical Officer: Adama Diallo
→ Consultants meeting on Irradiated Vaccines to be held from 25 to 26 June 2014 in Vienna, Austria.
Technical Officer: Ivancho Naletoski
July - September
→ First RCM of CRP on Dormancy Management to Enable Mass-rearing and Increase Efficacy of Sterile Insects and Natural Enemies. 21–25 July 2014, Vienna, Austria.
Technical Officer: R. Cardoso Pereira
October - December
→ Workshop on Application of Quality Assurance and Control in Analytical Laboratories to Address Food Safety and Quality, 10–21 November 2014, Seibersdorf, Austria.
Technical Officers: Karuppan Sakadevan and B. Maestroni
→ Second RCM of CRP on Enhancing Vector Refractoriness to Trypanosome Infection. 1–5 December 2014, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Technical Officers: A. Parker and A. Abd Alla