2019 Spring Meeting

10th April

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2019

 WPSA UK

Spring Meeting 

 

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WPSA UK 2019 Spring Meeting

Edinburgh International Conference Centre

The Exchange, Edinburgh

 

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Submit abstract
 Register here 
  Check out Programme
Poster guideline 
  Speaker guidelines

 

Click here for fact sheet about the 2019 Spring meeting - available soon

The joint WPSA / BSAS event will see more than 500 scientists, vets, policy makers and farmers from across the globe gather to hear about the challenges and opportunities facing the livestock sector, and the ways it can innovate to create more sustainable systems. An international line-up of world-leading speakers will discuss the groundbreaking technologies being made in livestock production, as well as the issues that need to be addressed to ensure potential gains in productivity are grasped. Speakers will also discuss how those developments are communicated with farmers and producers, and how the sector can encourage the adoption of new ways of working.

We look forward to meeting up with Irish colleagues to explore how the poultry sector can share knowledge, ideas and best-practice as Brexit drives the UK to become more global in the way it deals with critical issues such as trade and policy. As ever, the UK branch annual meeting provides a great opportunity for helping scientists, policy makers and producers to build relationships and networks across the European livestock sector and beyond. 

Joint BSAS/WPSA session

The joint WPSA / BSAS event will see more than 500 scientists, vets, policy makers and farmers from across the globe gather to hear about the challenges and opportunities facing the livestock sector, and the ways it can innovate to create more sustainable systems. An international line-up of world-leading speakers will discuss the groundbreaking technologies being made in livestock production, as well as the issues that need to be addressed to ensure potential gains in productivity are grasped. Speakers will also discuss how those developments are communicated with farmers and producers, and how the sector can encourage the adoption of new ways of working.

The Industry session 

TBC

2019 Gordon Memorial Lecture 

The Gordon Memorial lecture this year will be announced later

Submissions are now being accepted on any aspect of poultry science or related disciplines. In order to be considered for the WPSA section of the joint meeting (which includes subsequent publication in British Poultry Abstracts) please ensure you use the WPSA abstract template and submit to the WPSA section of the meeting. One-page submissions for original communications must be completed by 12 November 2018.

Abstract Submission

Abstract information, click on these links below to view or download:

Abstract Template || Author Instruction docx/pdf

Please click here to submit an abstract.

 

Meeting programme

Draft programme is available for download here at a later date.

Speaker guidelines

If you are a speaker at this meeting, please click here for speaker guideline.

Conference registration

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The Destination - Edinburgh

The conference will take place at Edinburgh International Conference Centre 

 

Accommodation

You will be able to book for accommodation from the registration page - when available. 

 

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