WG1&4 workshops + CG Meeting in Ljubljana (Slovenia)

Antimicrobial Coatings applied in healthcare settings – Implications for cleaning procedures.

8:30 Registration
9:00 Welcome by representative St Jožef Stefan Institute Ljubliana


What have we learnt from living lab studies with AMCs in Healthcare?

Francy Crijns, Zuyd University of Applied Sciences (The Netherlands)



Science meets industry – why are many innovative coating technologies never entering the market?

Simone Schulte, Evonik (Germany)



Solutions and challenges from AMC companies providing AMCs to apply in Healthcare

Pitches from companies followed by interactive panel discussion

11:00 Coffee break


AMCs in Healthcare: experiences of healthcare facilities that apply AMCs in patient rooms

Followed by interactive panel discussion

13:00 Lunch break


How to measure durability of AMCs for health-care applications

Patrick Cosemans, Sirris (Belgium)



AMCs in Healthcare: Vision and experiences of cleaning companies

Followed by interactive panel discussion

15:30 Coffee break



– Wrap up of discussions

– Establishing the outcome of discussions (Opinion papers)

– Introduction to poster session

16:30 Poster session
17:30 Closing of the workshop
18:30 Joint Dinner