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XXII Workshop on Rapid Methods and Automation in Food Microbiology (MRAMA) - DYCFung Memorial

: 26 Nov 2024 - 29 Nov 2024

: Barcelona, Spain

Sector : Food & Beverage

Type : Exhibition, Training, Workshop

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), Cerdanyola del Vallès, Spain, November 26-29, 2024


To broaden and spread the theoretical and practical knowledge about innovative methods for rapid detection, enumeration, isolation and identification of foodborne and waterborne microorganisms and their metabolites.

Designed for: directors and technicians of industries, consultancies, and laboratories of food and feed and other sectors (microbiological, biotechnological, clinical, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, chemical, environmental, etc.); inspectors and other administration staff; university professors and technical staff, graduate and postgraduate students; people from other research centres; etc.

Updated and detailed information here.

Lecturers and lectures:

  • Dr. José Juan Rodríguez Jerez (UAB): Overview on rapid methods, automation and miniaturization in microbiology
  • Dr. Armand Sánchez Bonastre (UAB): Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and massive genome sequencing applied to food safety
  • Mr. Alfredo Corujo Fernández (Trouw Nutrition España): Implementation of a flexible and rapid molecular tool for Salmonella spp. control programme in aviculture
  • Dr. Jéssica Gil Serna (Universidad Complutense de Madrid): Microorganisms as allies for mycotoxin control in foods
  • Food safety culture. Are you leaving it to chance? Come play the wheel of fortune!:
    • Ms. Sara García-Gurtubay (Compliance&Values)
    • Mr. Jon Basagoiti Azpitarte (Imagining Management Systems)
  • Ms. Cristina Costa Expósito (Enginyeria i Consultoria Costa): Third-country requirements for meat and meat products export: microbiological criteria, drug residues, CCP and cleaning management
  • Dr. Julio César Lamela Pérez (JL Consultorías / Conaprole): Cross-contamination in the food industry. Practical cases

3-day laboratory sessions:

  • sample preparation and plating 
  • rapid viable cell count methods 
  • environmental control 
  • chromogenic culture media 
  • miniaturization 
  • diagnostic kits 
  • methods based on ATP – bioluminescence, colorimetry, and others
  • immunological detection methods (ELFA, latex agglutination, lateral immunomigration, immunoprecipitation) 


  • Microbiological risks in HACCP systems? At last, identify them properly at your company! (Imagining Management Systems)
  • Use of internet for applications of predictive microbiology (Barcelona Public Health Agency)

And also:

  • 2 open discussions (Food safety culture / Instrumentation, world trade trends, other current topics)
  • Exhibition from 12 microbiology companies: Avantor (VWR International Eurolab), Bioser, Condalab, Grupo Deltalab, Illumina Productos España, Interscience, LGC Standards, MicroPlanet Laboratorios, Scharlab, Sysmex España, Thermo Fisher Diagnostics, Werfen

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Register here

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