CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

17:00 – 20:00

Arrival and evening registration

Possibility to hang up posters and to hand over power point presentations

20:00

Informal get-together

(at the Conferences venue)

8:00 - 9:00

Morning registration

9:00 - 9:45

Opening ceremony

9:00 – 09:20
Welcoming address (Ministry of Agriculture- University Dean to be confirmed)

9:20 – 9:45
Introduction to the Workshop by SPISE WG Chairman (Paolo Balsari – DiSAFA)

9:45 - 10:40

Round Table

Chairmen: Spyros Fountas, Paolo Balsari

9:45 – 10:05
Current implementation of inspections of pesticide application equipment in EU following SUD requirements (G. Granado-Lois – EC – DG Health and Food Safety -Directorate  F.)

10:05 – 10:25
Status Quo of inspection in EU: the results of SPISE enquiry (H. Wehmann – JKI)

10:25 – 10:40
The experience of the mandatory sprayers’ inspection in Greece (A.T. Balafoutis – iBO/CERTH)

10:40 - 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 - 12:30

Round Table

Chairmen: Spyros Fountas, Paolo Balsari

11:00 – 11:20
The inspection quality assurance: present situation and needs (Jan Langenakens – AAMS-Salvarani)
11:20 – 11:35
The CEMA promotion of the inspections of brand new PAE (C. Schulze Stentrop – CEMA)
11:35 – 11:55
The importance of the PAE inspection from the Chemical Industry point of view (M. Roettele – ECPA)

12:00 – 12:30
Round Table General Discussion

12:30 – 13:15

Session 1: Present experiences and challenges in inspections activities

Chairmen: Emilio Gil, Nils Bjugstad

12:30 – 12:45
Present experiences and challenges in inspections activities in Serbia (A. Sedlar, V. Višacki, R. Bugarin, P. Radić).

12:45 – 13:00
The Belgian experience with sprayer inspection and future challenges (J. Declercq et al.)

13:00 – 13:15
Assessment of the sprayer inspection results in Catalonia (F. Solanelles, F. Camp, A. Fillatt, F. Gracia)

13:15 – 14:15

Lunch

14:15 – 14:45

Session 2: Common procedures for Pesticide Application Equipment (PAE) risk assessment and for the evaluation of environmental benefit of the inspection

Chairmen: Bruno Huyghebaert, Tom Bals

14:15 – 14:30
The importance of a common MS risk assessment procedure and the SPISE Advice developed by TWG (B. Huyghebaert, J. Wegener)

14:30 – 14:45
Risk assessment procedure for pesticide application equipment: results for the Belgian case (M. Stas)

14:45 – 16:00

Session 3: Harmonized test methods for PAE not included in ISO EN 16122 series

(Chairmen: Jean Paul Douzals, Francesc Solanelles)

14:45 – 15:00
The SPISE Advice: Main goal and the activities done by SPISE TWGs (P. Balsari)

15:00 – 15:15
The importance of a harmonized sprayers inspection: The SPISE manual (J. P. Douzals; V. Polvêche)

15:15 – 15:30
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of dusters (P. Balsari, E. Gil)

15-30 – 15:45
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of micro granulators (J. Kole, P. Balsari)

15:45 – 16:00
Possible inert compounds to be use for the inspections of micro granulators (M. Manzone, D. Allochis, P. Balsari)

16:00–16:30

Coffee Break

16:30 - 17:45

Session 3 continues

(Chairmen: Jean Paul Douzals, Francesc Solanelles)

16:30 – 16:45
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of soil fumigation equipment (B. Huyghebaert, J. Kole, P. Balsari)

16:45 – 17:00
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of foggers and LVM (T. Bals, J. Kole)

17:00 – 17:15
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of sprayers for experimental plot application (J. Kole, E.Nilsson)

17:15 – 17:30
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of fixed and mobile rotary atomizers (J. Kole- T. Bals)

17:30 – 17:45
The future demand for an inspection of more advanced features on pesticide application equipment (C. Schulze Stentrop)

18:00-20:00

Poster Session

(Chairmen. P. Marucco, A. Ronkainen, A. Sedlar)

  • INNOSETA EU Project (E. Gil et al.)
  • OPTIMA EU Project (S. Fountas et al.)
  • Assessment of the applicability of draft test protocol for functional inspection of solid fumigant applicator (G. Oggero et al.)
  • Requirements for plot trial equipment and how to control (R. Friessleben)
  • Belgian inspection method for flow rate controllers (J. Declercq et al.)
  • New challenges about pesticide application equipment in Serbia: Usage of new nozzles types for better deposition and coverage (V. Višacki, A. Sedlar, R. Bugarin, P. Radić, J. Turan, O. Ponjičan, M. Ivanišević)
  • Effect of air distribution on liquid distribution and spray deposition in fruit trees of a cross-flow fan orchard sprayer (J.C. van de Zande, J.M.G.P. Michielsen, M. Wenneker)
  • Inspections in future challenge (E. Hogervorst)
  • Sprayers’ inspection in Venetian Region: experiences, issues and future perspectives (C. Baldoin)
  • Performance evaluation of different axial fans configurations (S. Failla, E. Romano, C. Bisaglia, D. Longo, M. P. Ciraldo, E. Cerruto, G. Manetto, L. Caruso, R. Papa, G. Schillaci)
  • Progetto Sardegna – Sustainable and precise Viticulture (S. Aresu)
  • The effect of the type of sprayer bodies on the obtained coefficient of variation of sprayed liquid deposition (S. Parafiniuk, M. Milanowski, W. Kowalik, M. Koszel, M. Kopacki)

20:00 – 22:00

Dinner buffet

In the Garden of the Conference venue

8:00

Departure from Syntagma Square

10:00

Arrival at Olive farm & Orange farm

10:00 – 10:30

Coffee break in the village

10:30 - 12:30

The attendants of the workshop SPISE will be divided in two groups

Group 1 (60 min)
Brief introduction about olive and orange groves (Aliki Tzima)
Tree and Bush Sprayer demonstration and adjustment with pole and sensitive papers (Christos Cavalaris)
Lance testing (Christos Cavalaris)

Group 2 (60 min)
Tree and Bush Sprayer inspection according to ISO16122 (George Bourodimos)

 

12:30

Departure from the farm

12:45 – 13:15

Visit to the “Melas” Olive mill

12:45 – 13:15

Lunch (light buffet) at the “Melas” Olive mill

14:15 – 15:15

The attendants of the workshop SPISE will be divided in three groups

Station 1 (30 min)
CDA inspection demonstrations (Jaco Kole)

Station 2 (30 min)
Micro granulator & slug pellet applicator inspection demonstration (P. Balsari, H. Wehmann, M. Manzone, R. Crook)

15:15 – 16:00

Common discussion about “Minor PAE inspection Workshop quality assurance” and chaired by J. Kole and H. Kramer

16:20 – 18:10

Visit to Epidavros archaeological site

(ancient theatre, etc.)

18:30 – 20:00

Workshop dinner at Akrogiali Restaurant in Ancient Epidavros

22:00

Return to the hotel

8:45 – 9:30

Session 3: Harmonized test methods for PAE not included in ISO EN 16122 series (continue)

(Chairmen: Hannes Wehmann, Aleksandar Sedlar)

8:45 – 9:00
The SPISE advice for the inspection of wiper applicator (P. Balsari J. Kole)

9:00 – 9:15
The SPISE advice for the inspection of seed treatments equipments (E. Nilsson, J. Osteroth)

9:15 – 9:30
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of PAE for post harvest treatment (F. Solanelles, J. Kole)

9:30 – 10:30

Session 4: Inspection quality: “Certification” of the Workshop activity (quality assurance) included the certification of devices/instruments used for the inspections

(Chairmen: Jaco Kole, Peter Harasta)

9:30 – 9:45
The importance of the Workshop “certification” and the SPISE Advice developed by SPISE TWG (J. Kole)

9:45 – 10:00
Quality assurance of the workshop activity – including test facilities (H. Kramer)

10:00 – 10.15
Quality control of the workshops: the Danish approach (H.H Pedersen)

10:15 – 10:30
Self-inspection of field and fruit crop sprayers in Poland – proposal of instruction manual (G. Doruchowski, A. Godyń, R. Hołownicki, W. Świechowski)

10:30 – 10:50

Coffee Break

10:50 – 11:50

Session 5: Additional Workshops activities including PAE adjustment

(Chairmen: J. K. Wegener, A. T. Balafoutis)

10:50 – 11.05
What to be considered when you buy a sprayer: The SPISE Advice (E. Gil. C. Schulze Stentrop)

11:05 – 11:20
Effect of sprayer boom curvature on spray distribution: Test on spray distribution bench (M. Stas)

11:20 – 11.35
Sprayers adjustment at the workshop: First results of use of a dedicate software (G. Oggero, P. Balsari, F. Spanna, L. Cavargna Bontosi)

10:35 – 11:50
A test method to assess operator safety using Closed Transfer Systems (J. K. Wegener, M. Kemmerling, J. P. Pohl, E. Immenroth)

11:50 – 12:35

Session 6: Inspectors training harmonization and refreshment

(Chairmen: E. Nilsson, H. Kramer)

11:50 – 12:05
The results achieved by BTSF Training courses on PAE inspection and calibration (E. Gil)

12:05 – 12:20
Inspectors training and influence of the quality of inspections: an overview of training organization in EU (E. Nilsson. E. Gil)

12:20 – 12.35
Spanish experiences on improving inspections of sprayers: official manual for EN/ISO 16122 and EN/ISO 16119 (E. Gil. J. Campos. P. Ortega)

12:35 – 13:00

Closing session

(Chairmen: P. Balsari, S. Fountas, J.-P. Douzals, B. Huyghebaert, J. Kole, J. Wegener)

Summary of conclusions of sessions 1-6
Recommendations of the workshop and closing

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch & Departure

Day 1

Tuesday, 25/09/2018
Registration

17:00 – 20:00

Arrival and evening registration

Possibility to hang up posters and to hand over power point presentations

20:00

Informal get-together

(at the Conferences venue)

Day 2

Wednesday, 26/09/2018
Conference

8:00 - 9:00

Morning registration

9:00 - 9:45

Opening ceremony

9:00 – 09:20
Welcoming address (Ministry of Agriculture- University Dean to be confirmed)

9:20 – 9:45
Introduction to the Workshop by SPISE WG Chairman (Paolo Balsari – DiSAFA)

9:45 - 10:40

Round Table

Chairmen: Spyros Fountas, Paolo Balsari

9:45 – 10:05
Current implementation of inspections of pesticide application equipment in EU following SUD requirements (G. Granado-Lois – EC – DG Health and Food Safety -Directorate  F.)

10:05 – 10:25
Status Quo of inspection in EU: the results of SPISE enquiry (H. Wehmann – JKI)

10:25 – 10:40
The experience of the mandatory sprayers’ inspection in Greece (A.T. Balafoutis – iBO/CERTH)

10:40 - 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 - 12:30

Round Table

Chairmen: Spyros Fountas, Paolo Balsari

11:00 – 11:20
The inspection quality assurance: present situation and needs (Jan Langenakens – AAMS-Salvarani)
11:20 – 11:35
The CEMA promotion of the inspections of brand new PAE (C. Schulze Stentrop – CEMA)
11:35 – 11:55
The importance of the PAE inspection from the Chemical Industry point of view (M. Roettele – ECPA)

12:00 – 12:30
Round Table General Discussion

12:30 – 13:15

Session 1: Present experiences and challenges in inspections activities

Chairmen: Emilio Gil, Nils Bjugstad

12:30 – 12:45
Present experiences and challenges in inspections activities in Serbia (A. Sedlar, V. Višacki, R. Bugarin, P. Radić).

12:45 – 13:00
The Belgian experience with sprayer inspection and future challenges (J. Declercq et al.)

13:00 – 13:15
Assessment of the sprayer inspection results in Catalonia (F. Solanelles, F. Camp, A. Fillatt, F. Gracia)

13:15 – 14:15

Lunch

14:15 – 14:45

Session 2: Common procedures for Pesticide Application Equipment (PAE) risk assessment and for the evaluation of environmental benefit of the inspection

Chairmen: Bruno Huyghebaert, Tom Bals

14:15 – 14:30
The importance of a common MS risk assessment procedure and the SPISE Advice developed by TWG (B. Huyghebaert, J. Wegener)

14:30 – 14:45
Risk assessment procedure for pesticide application equipment: results for the Belgian case (M. Stas)

14:45 – 16:00

Session 3: Harmonized test methods for PAE not included in ISO EN 16122 series

(Chairmen: Jean Paul Douzals, Francesc Solanelles)

14:45 – 15:00
The SPISE Advice: Main goal and the activities done by SPISE TWGs (P. Balsari)

15:00 – 15:15
The importance of a harmonized sprayers inspection: The SPISE manual (J. P. Douzals; V. Polvêche)

15:15 – 15:30
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of dusters (P. Balsari, E. Gil)

15-30 – 15:45
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of micro granulators (J. Kole, P. Balsari)

15:45 – 16:00
Possible inert compounds to be use for the inspections of micro granulators (M. Manzone, D. Allochis, P. Balsari)

16:00–16:30

Coffee Break

16:30 - 17:45

Session 3 continues

(Chairmen: Jean Paul Douzals, Francesc Solanelles)

16:30 – 16:45
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of soil fumigation equipment (B. Huyghebaert, J. Kole, P. Balsari)

16:45 – 17:00
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of foggers and LVM (T. Bals, J. Kole)

17:00 – 17:15
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of sprayers for experimental plot application (J. Kole, E.Nilsson)

17:15 – 17:30
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of fixed and mobile rotary atomizers (J. Kole- T. Bals)

17:30 – 17:45
The future demand for an inspection of more advanced features on pesticide application equipment (C. Schulze Stentrop)

18:00-20:00

Poster Session

(Chairmen. P. Marucco, A. Ronkainen, A. Sedlar)

  • INNOSETA EU Project (E. Gil et al.)
  • OPTIMA EU Project (S. Fountas et al.)
  • Assessment of the applicability of draft test protocol for functional inspection of solid fumigant applicator (G. Oggero et al.)
  • Requirements for plot trial equipment and how to control (R. Friessleben)
  • Belgian inspection method for flow rate controllers (J. Declercq et al.)
  • New challenges about pesticide application equipment in Serbia: Usage of new nozzles types for better deposition and coverage (V. Višacki, A. Sedlar, R. Bugarin, P. Radić, J. Turan, O. Ponjičan, M. Ivanišević)
  • Effect of air distribution on liquid distribution and spray deposition in fruit trees of a cross-flow fan orchard sprayer (J.C. van de Zande, J.M.G.P. Michielsen, M. Wenneker)
  • Inspections in future challenge (E. Hogervorst)
  • Sprayers’ inspection in Venetian Region: experiences, issues and future perspectives (C. Baldoin)
  • Performance evaluation of different axial fans configurations (S. Failla, E. Romano, C. Bisaglia, D. Longo, M. P. Ciraldo, E. Cerruto, G. Manetto, L. Caruso, R. Papa, G. Schillaci)
  • Progetto Sardegna – Sustainable and precise Viticulture (S. Aresu)
  • The effect of the type of sprayer bodies on the obtained coefficient of variation of sprayed liquid deposition (S. Parafiniuk, M. Milanowski, W. Kowalik, M. Koszel, M. Kopacki)

20:00 – 22:00

Dinner buffet

In the Garden of the Conference venue

Day 3

Thursday, 27/09/18
Excursion/Demonstration

8:00

Departure from Syntagma Square

10:00

Arrival at Olive farm & Orange farm

10:00 – 10:30

Coffee break in the village

10:30 - 12:30

The attendants of the workshop SPISE will be divided in two groups

Group 1 (60 min)
Brief introduction about olive and orange groves (Aliki Tzima)
Tree and Bush Sprayer demonstration and adjustment with pole and sensitive papers (Christos Cavalaris)
Lance testing (Christos Cavalaris)

Group 2 (60 min)
Tree and Bush Sprayer inspection according to ISO16122 (George Bourodimos)

 

12:30

Departure from the farm

12:45 – 13:15

Visit to the “Melas” Olive mill

12:45 – 13:15

Lunch (light buffet) at the “Melas” Olive mill

14:15 – 15:15

The attendants of the workshop SPISE will be divided in three groups

Station 1 (30 min)
CDA inspection demonstrations (Jaco Kole)

Station 2 (30 min)
Micro granulator & slug pellet applicator inspection demonstration (P. Balsari, H. Wehmann, M. Manzone, R. Crook)

15:15 – 16:00

Common discussion about “Minor PAE inspection Workshop quality assurance” and chaired by J. Kole and H. Kramer

16:20 – 18:10

Visit to Epidavros archaeological site

(ancient theatre, etc.)

18:30 – 20:00

Workshop dinner at Akrogiali Restaurant in Ancient Epidavros

22:00

Return to the hotel

Day 4

Friday, 28/09/18
Workshop Closing

8:45 – 9:30

Session 3: Harmonized test methods for PAE not included in ISO EN 16122 series (continue)

(Chairmen: Hannes Wehmann, Aleksandar Sedlar)

8:45 – 9:00
The SPISE advice for the inspection of wiper applicator (P. Balsari J. Kole)

9:00 – 9:15
The SPISE advice for the inspection of seed treatments equipments (E. Nilsson, J. Osteroth)

9:15 – 9:30
The SPISE Advice for the inspection of PAE for post harvest treatment (F. Solanelles, J. Kole)

9:30 – 10:30

Session 4: Inspection quality: “Certification” of the Workshop activity (quality assurance) included the certification of devices/instruments used for the inspections

(Chairmen: Jaco Kole, Peter Harasta)

9:30 – 9:45
The importance of the Workshop “certification” and the SPISE Advice developed by SPISE TWG (J. Kole)

9:45 – 10:00
Quality assurance of the workshop activity – including test facilities (H. Kramer)

10:00 – 10.15
Quality control of the workshops: the Danish approach (H.H Pedersen)

10:15 – 10:30
Self-inspection of field and fruit crop sprayers in Poland – proposal of instruction manual (G. Doruchowski, A. Godyń, R. Hołownicki, W. Świechowski)

10:30 – 10:50

Coffee Break

10:50 – 11:50

Session 5: Additional Workshops activities including PAE adjustment

(Chairmen: J. K. Wegener, A. T. Balafoutis)

10:50 – 11.05
What to be considered when you buy a sprayer: The SPISE Advice (E. Gil. C. Schulze Stentrop)

11:05 – 11:20
Effect of sprayer boom curvature on spray distribution: Test on spray distribution bench (M. Stas)

11:20 – 11.35
Sprayers adjustment at the workshop: First results of use of a dedicate software (G. Oggero, P. Balsari, F. Spanna, L. Cavargna Bontosi)

10:35 – 11:50
A test method to assess operator safety using Closed Transfer Systems (J. K. Wegener, M. Kemmerling, J. P. Pohl, E. Immenroth)

11:50 – 12:35

Session 6: Inspectors training harmonization and refreshment

(Chairmen: E. Nilsson, H. Kramer)

11:50 – 12:05
The results achieved by BTSF Training courses on PAE inspection and calibration (E. Gil)

12:05 – 12:20
Inspectors training and influence of the quality of inspections: an overview of training organization in EU (E. Nilsson. E. Gil)

12:20 – 12.35
Spanish experiences on improving inspections of sprayers: official manual for EN/ISO 16122 and EN/ISO 16119 (E. Gil. J. Campos. P. Ortega)

12:35 – 13:00

Closing session

(Chairmen: P. Balsari, S. Fountas, J.-P. Douzals, B. Huyghebaert, J. Kole, J. Wegener)

Summary of conclusions of sessions 1-6
Recommendations of the workshop and closing

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch & Departure