Welcome to the 18th ENFSI Drugs WG Annual Meeting in Paphos, Cyprus. The State General Laboratory of Cyprus as well as the city of Paphos are delighted to host this Meeting which is going to take place from 8th to the 10th of May 2012. This meeting is a forum for scientific exchange in the area of drugs analysis; it plays an important role in bridging the gap between drug analysis, research, policy, education, training and practice, and both supports and influences the analytical policies of the European laboratories. It is about analytical methodology harmonization and collaboration between countries, analytical practices and problem solving, research into new drugs, the creation of common analytical databases and the promotion of quality assurance and accreditation with internal proficiency testing. The full scientific program will be detailed on this web site. In addition to the scientific program you can expect an enjoyable social program and the very best of Cyprus hospitality and tradition. We look forward to seeing you in Cyprus.