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Work Package 1 - Validation of tests for identified needs and specific pests

1.1. Report detailing the minimum performance parameters to select tests for validation and selection of laboratories for TPS

1.2. List of tests for validation - Round 1

1.3. List of tests for validation - Round 2

1.4. TPS reports with description of the method materials and software

1.5. TPS reports with description of the method, materials and software used, as well as the data analysis - Round 2

Work Package 2 - Improvement of the validation process

2.1. Guidelines for the revision of the EPPO Standards PM 7/098 and PM 7/122 for validation studies (including TPS)

2.2. “Best practice” guidelines for validation and routine use of non-targeted techniques in diagnostic setting which could serve as a basis for a new EPPO Standard

2.3. Scientific publication of the results of the validation of approach applied on 5 existing datasets

Work Package 3 - Quality assurance for reference materials for validation purposes

3.1. List of the criteria the reference materials have to meet for use in validation studies

3.3. Guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) finalised for the production of the reference materials

Work Package 4 - Analysis of demand for testing and impacts

4.2. Report on economic impact of priority tests

Work Package 5 - Optimisation of proficiency evaluation for a horizontal assessment

5.1. Analysis of the needs of the laboratories and applicability of the horizontal proficiency testing approach based on the questionnaire answers

5.2. Guidelines on an approach to undertake horizontal proficiency testing

Work Package 6 - Dissemination, communication and training

6.5. Information materials (project fact-sheet, flyers, poster)

6.6. Report on improved version of the validation section of the EPPO Database on diagnostic expertise, including new data provided by laboratories

6.8. Report on the organisation of training activities

6.9. Final Plan for the Dissemination and Exploitation of project Results (PDER)

Work Package 7 - Validation of tests for identified needs and specific pes

7.1. Results exploitation plan

7.2. Communication and Exploitation strategy plans

7.3. Definition of the EU Plant Health Diagnostics Charter for Industry

7.4. Report on education and training session during the project

Work Package 8 - Management of the consortium and the project

8.1. Data Management Plan

8.2. Periodic report

8.3. Data Management Plan revised

EU H2020
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement n°773139.

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