The participation of young researchers at the ICPMF11 is welcome and encouraged through two kinds of awards. These competitions are open to undergraduate or postgraduate students, including those who obtained their degree up to one year prior to the deadline for submitting abstracts.
– The “Developing Scientist Best Poster” competition is sponsored by the International Committee on Food Microbiology and Hygiene (ICFMH). The winners of first, second, and third place awards will be presented with prizes of 250, 150, and 100 euros, respectively, as well as framed certificates. Candidates must be the first author of an abstract submitted and accepted for poster presentation. More information can be downloaded here
– The “Young Researcher Best Oral Presentation” competition is sponsored by Elsevier. Two winners will be presented with prizes of 200 euro each and certificates. Candidates must be the first author of an abstract submitted and accepted for oral presentation. More information can be downloaded here
The winners of Young Researcher awards will be announced at the closing session of ICPMF11 on the 20 September 2019, and will be published later on the conference website.