Within the framework of “ALPA 2020 Colombia”, the XXVII ALPA Meeting, the IV Colombian Congress of Zootechnics and the XV National Meeting of Zootechnicians will be held. The appointment is in Bogotá (Colombia) from October 7 to 9, 2020, at the Headquarters of the University of La Salle. Limited places don’t forget to register!
The World Deer Congress 2020 will take place at the Hotel Grand Jasna, Slovakia, from 11th-16th October 2020. Do not miss the latest knowledge in the field of deer breeding, biotechnology and the science of deer breeding. For abstract submission, registration and all other information visit the conference website.
The SILBERSALZ Science and Media Festival Conference will tackle rebuilding public trust as a common challenge for both contemporary science and media and create a space for crucial interdisciplinary collaboration. New ways of coproduction could become key as societies face the double challenge of accelerating climate change and growing populism, even democratic backsliding. More information on keynote speakers and the program are available here
The Joint XXIV International Grassland Congress (IGC) and International Rangeland Congress (IRC) 2020 – The Joint XXIV IGC – XI IRC congresses will be held in Nairobi, Kenya, October 25 – 30, 2020. The theme of the Congress is “Sustainable Use of Grassland/Rangeland Resources for Improved Livelihoods’ and the aim of the congress will be to promote the interchange of scientific and technical information on all aspects of grasslands and rangelands. More information are available on the website.
39th DISCOVER Conference – THE TRANSITION PERIOD – FROM PHYSIOLOGY TO MANAGEMENT will be held October 26 – 29, 2020 at Eaglewood Resort & Spa in Itasca, IL. This conference will focus on the scientific advancements made in the last 10 years and will discuss the unanswered questions and controversies about the transition period. The program will bridge from the fundamental science to its application. For details visit the American Dairy Science Association website here. An added bonus for attendees is that all receive 90 days of complementary access to the Searchable Proceedings of Animal Conferences.
The Feed Conference: Feed Additives, Animal Nutrition, Gut Health, Antimicrobial Resistance organized by Die Akademie Fresenius, has been postponed and will take place on 27th- 28th October 2020 in Frankfurt, Germany.
Download the programme of the event here.
Detailed information is available on the Akademie Fresenius website.
BSAS Global, EAAP PLF study commission and the Stapledon Trust are organising two 90 minute webinars to consider these solutions and encourage development of PLF approaches in extensive systems.
The first webinar on the 17th November will concentrate on the current state of the art with presentations on the use of these technologies in grassland and range systems in Europe, Australasia, Africa and the Americas. Speakers confirmed as Dr Paul Greenwood, Dr Claire Morgan-Davies, Professor Andres Cibils and Professor Andrew Dowsey and Chaired by Ilan Halachmi
The second webinar on the 19th November will concentrate on beyond the state of the art to examine the future potential of PLF and sensing technologies in extensive systems. Studies will also be presented by companies developing systems of sensing, communication and storage of data and transfer of relevant information to producers and policy makers. Speakers confirmed as Mark Jarman, Mark Trotter and Dr David Stevens and Chaired by Tony Waterhouse
Each webinar will consist of short presentations with the ability to ask questions and make points on chat. These will be discussed in a final session.
Detailed information is available here.
In light of the uncertainty about the COVID-19 pandemic and the difficulty in making plans about hosting a major International conference, EAAP decided to hold for the first time the Annual Meeting Virtually.
Detailed information will be provided soon.
The 25th Edition of the 3R – Rencontres autour des Recherches sur les Ruminants Congress will take place at the Centre des Congès de Paris la Villette in Paris on 2nd and 3rd December 2020. Detailed information is available here.