2nd Working Group and Management Committee meeting 2015

Palace Hotel Belgrade,
Toplicin Venac 23, Belgrade, Serbia



If you wish to attend the WG/MC meeting, please reply to your e-COST invitation email
If you wish to attend the conference, register on www.cystinetconference.org!

Registration deadline: September 30, 2015
Call for abstracts deadline: October 10, 2015

2 November Working Group Meeting


The full preliminary program will soon be online

08h30: Reception of participants

09h00: Welcome

Presentation of the COST action TD1302 CYSTINET and general progress

Separate Working Group sessions

Plenary session of all working groups

  • WG1. Brecht Devleesschauwer & Alberto Allepuz
  • WG2. Andrea Winkler & Teresa Garate & Pierre Dorny
  • WG3. Maria Vang Johansen & Elias Papadopoulos

15h30: Wrap-up

2 November Management Committee Meeting


16h00-18h00: Restricted to MC members and observers

3 – 4 November 1st CYSTINET International Conference

Taeniasis and cysticercosis: A one health challenge


02 November 2015

18h00: registration & welcome drink

03 November 2015

8h30-9h30: registration

9h30: Welcome

Session 1: Diagnostic tools

Invited speaker: Seth O’Neal, Oregon Health & Science University, USA

Session 2: Epidemiology

Invited speaker: J. Conlan, Food standards Australia New Zealand

Session 3: Control

Invited speaker: WHO, Water Sanitation Hygiene and Health (tbc)

04 November 2015

Session 4: NCC management

Invited speaker: Dr. C. Coyle, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA

Round table discussion with all invited speakers, WG leaders, chair & vice

13h00: Farm visit

Practical information

Potential hotels

How to get there

Airport Nikola Tesla is 15 km from the Belgrade centre. A taxi to and from the airport is 15€. Shuttle bus transfer to and from the airport is also available (click here for the link to the shuttle bus website).

See Map

Tourist information

Tourist Organization of Belgrade