The International Biosafety and Biosecurity Symposium (SIBB) is a specialized meeting for training, analysis, discussion, and proposal development around biological safety and infectious biological materials in Mexico and the region. Health professionals, those in the agricultural and industrial sectors involved in biosafety, biosecurity, biocontainment, biological and biotechnological risk management, and the handling of infectious biological materials, all participate in the SIBB. The SIBB has been organized every year by the Mexican Association of Biosafety AC since 2009. To view the Preliminary Program click here.


Luis Ochoa Carrera talks about the professional certification of the International Federation of Biosafety Associations IFBA, in advance of the planned paper-based certification session at the XV International Symposium of Biosafety and Biosecurity.