The work committees of ILSI Mesoamerica are the spaces in which academia, governments, and industry establish joint work opportunities and develop activities for the region.

The members of the Committee decided to start their work focused on the following lines:

Biotechnology.

Activities carried out 2020:

1- Webinar: Biotechnology / COVID19- the science behind the development of vaccines in the 21st century, carried out in April in San Jose, Costa Rica. Read more…

2- Webinar: Biotechnology and Health: Anti-SARS-CoV-2 Therapies, experiences in Latin America, carried out in conjunction with ILSI Argentina in June, Argentina-Costa Rica. Read more…

3- Celebration: 4th National Food Safety Week: “Sustainable production and its relationship with food safety”, held in June in San Jose, Costa Rica. Read more…

4- Webinar: Biotechnology and epidemiological surveillance, carried out in conjunction with ILSI Argentina in the month of August, Argentina-Costa Rica. Read more…

5- Webinar: The bioeconomy: a route for sustainable development, held in October, San Jose, Costa Rica. Read more…

6- Webinar: Bioeconomy: success stories and lessons learned, held in November, San Jose, Costa Rica. Read more…

7- Webinar: Bioeconomy: success stories and lessons learned. II Part, held in November, San Jose, Costa Rica. Read more…

Activities carried out 2019:

1- Seminar Socialization of Biotechnological Food Risk Analysis Processes in Mesoamerica, carried out in August in San Jose, Costa Rica. Read more…

Activities carried out 2016:

1- Labeling of food products made with ingredients derived from Genetic Engineering, carried out in February in San Jose, Costa Rica. Read more…