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The INSECTA 2017 organized by ATB and PPM Magdeburg in Berlin attracted great media attention.

In the run-up to the international conference „insects: food of the future?“ were topic of a TV-magazine „zibb of rbb“. In the article, Dr. Oliver Schlüter presented the ATB’s new insect breeding facilities in Marquardt (Germany) and explained why it is important to research insects as food and feed.
September 06, 2017 | 06:30 pm | zibb rbb – please have a view 

Dr. Birgit Rumpold (ATB guest scientist) talked about the multifarious meaning of insects, not only as future protein suppliers.
September 07, 2017 | 09:10 am | rbb Kulturradio | radio interview
September 05, 2017 | 04:05 pm | SWR2 | radio interview

An interview with Prof. Dr. Thomas Potthast, Professor of Ethics, Theory and History of the Biosciences at the University of Tübingen, led by the science editor Thomas Prinzler of rbb inforadio. Prof. Dr. Thomas Potthast had been invited by the INSECTA organisers to hold a keynote on ethical aspects of insect use.
Septbemer 09, 2017 | 10:25 am | rbb inforadio | radio interview

Bioö reports on INSECTA 2017 – Insects as alternative protein source

Berliner Zeitung wrote: Interview mit Lebensmitteltechnologin „Heuschrecken schmecken leicht nussig“

Press information – invitation for September 6th, 2018

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