Scientific Programme Committee

  • Prof. Heather Wallace, Chair
  • Prof. Aristidis Tsatsakis, EUROTOX Executive Member
  • Dr. Thomas Weiser, EUROTOX Executive Member

      2019 LOC Scientific Programme Committee:

  • Kai Savolainen, 2019 Congress President
  • David  Bell, Local SPC Chair

      Chairs of the EUROTOX Speciality Sections:

  • Prof. Marc Pallardy, Immunotoxicology & Chemical Allergy (ITCASS)
  • Prof. Hilmi Orhan, Molecular Toxicology
  • Prof. Jan Vondracek, Carcinogenesis
  • George Kass, ERAS Risk Assessment
  • Prof. Eva Bonefeld-Jørgensen, EUROTOX 2020 Copenhagen congress delegate

Local Organizing Committee

From left to right:

Kai Savolainen
Juha Laakso
Greta Waissi
Jyrki Liesivuori
Kirsi Myöhänen
Tarja Kohila
David Bell

EUROTOX2019 Local Organizing Committee (LOC) members

  • Chair: Kai Savolainen (Finnish Society of Toxicology)
  • Secratary: Greta Waissi (Nordic BioTech Group Ltd.)
  • Treasurer: Kirsi Myöhänen (European Chemical Agency, ECHA)

Other confirmed assignments

  • Vice-chair of the organizing committee: Jyrki Liesivuori (University of Turku)
  • European Chemical Agency´s (ECHA) representative: David Bell

The subcommittees of the EUROTOX 2019 Local Organizing Committee and the chairs of these committees

  • Scientific programme committee: David Bell (chair), Kai Savolainen (member), Jyrki Liesivuori (member)
  • Finance committee: Kirsi Myöhänen (chair)
  • Social program committee: Tarja Kohila (chair)
  • Continuing education committee: Juha Laakso (chair)
  • K.I.T. Liaison: Greta Waissi and Kai Savolainen (joint activity)




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Congress photos online

Please find here some impressions from the successful EUROTOX 2019 congress.

Delegate service on-site

  • Helsinki Marketing will be on-site to answer any questions delegates may have about this year's host city. Please visit the booth next to the registration desk.

Important Dates

  • EUROTOX 2019
  • 8–11 September 2019
    Helsinki, Finland

Conferences of Interest

Journées d'Innovation en Biologie
Paris, France
21–22 November 2019

Congress Organization

K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
Bautzner Str. 117-119
01099 Dresden, Germany

  +49 351 4842731

Travel Arrangements

Finnair has been chosen as EUROTOX 2019 official airline and offers reduced rates for delegates and exhibitors. Please click here for detailed information.