BBP Symposium 2009 Presentations

Design and Construction of Biocontainment Laboratories


9:30 Registration and coffee  
10:00 Welcome PhilippeStroot, BBP
10:10 Opening lecture:
Biocontainmentlaboratories - Current issues and challenges
Uwe Mueller-Doblies, IAH Pirbright Laboratory, UK (TBC)
Session 1: Containment design for effective safety  
10:45 Lab organisationconcepts and issues Peter Dockx, Van Looy Group
11:20 Sustainable design TBC
12:00 LUNCH  
 Session 2: Technical issues of biocontainment  
 13:25 Air handling for effective biocontainment -The technical options and their impact TBC, SNC-Lavalin
 14:00 Waste treatment -Technical options and their impact TBC
14:35 Small animal housing facilities: design and issues Edo Schraa, Erasmus Medical Center, NL
15:10 COFFEE  
Session 3: Designing and building a biocontainmentfacility  
16:45 Commissioning and validation Benjamin Mabile,GSK Biologicals
16:20 Effective management of a biocontainment facility design and construction project Patrick De Graeve, Group-IPS
16:55 Closing remarks Philippe Stroot, BBP
  BBP organisational matters René Custers, BBP