Confirmed Speakers

  • Prof. Dr. Jorgen Serup (Bispebjerg Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark)
  • Dr. Sebastiaan van der Bent (UMC Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
  • Thijs Veenstra (RIVM, Utrecht, The Netherlands)
  • Dr. Ines Schreiver (BfR, Berlin, Germany)
  • Dr. Christa De Cuyper (Dermatologist, Bruges, Belgium)
  • Dr. Steffen Schubert (IVDK, G√∂ttingen, Germany)
  • Michael Dirks (The 3Pylons, Austria)
  • Dr. Urs Hauri (Kantonales Labor Basel, Switzerland)
  • Dr. Milena Foerster (International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC, Lyon, France)
     

More to be announced shortly!
 


Preliminary Programme

 

  August 24th, 13.00-18.00

  Session I : News and current challenges

  Session II: The many challenges of Covid-19

  Session III: Trends in tattoo epidemiology and popularity

  Session IV: Trends and Techniques in Tattooing (sponsored)

  August 25th, 9.00-18.00

  Session V: REACH - Perspective of legislative officials

  Session VI: REACH - Perspective of industry & artists

  Session VII: REACH - Perspective of state laboratories

  PANEL DISCUSSION: REACH, where to go from here?

  Session VIII: Arts, Skills & Medical tattooing

  Assembly of Tattooist's associations

  August 26th, 9.00-18.00

  Session IX: Aftercare forum

  Session X: RESEARCH: Chemistry of tattoo inks

  Session XI: RESEARCH: TATTOO COMPLICATIONS - PART I

  Session XII: RESEARCH: TATTOO COMPLICATIONS - PART II

  Session XIII: RESEARCH: Late/Breaking Research

  The EU CEN hygiene standard for tattooists, introductory course