2019 Spring Meeting

10th April



Spring Meeting 



WPSA UK 2019 Spring Meeting

Edinburgh International Conference Centre

The Exchange, Edinburgh


Some places in this website
Submit abstract
 Register here 
  Check out Programme/Time table
Poster guideline 
  Speaker guidelines


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

Fit for the Future: the BSAS – WPSA joint annual meeting 2019.

WPSA will be joining BSAS in their celebration of 75 years of the BSAS and examining for ourselves as poultry scientists and practitioners how we can make sure we are fit for the future.

Abstract submission is open now (see link and further information below) and will close on 12th November. Registration and accommodation will open middle of October, and links will be provided on this webpage as they become available.  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.

The venue for the meeting will be the iconic Edinburgh International Conference Centre. Situated at the heart of the capital, the EICC is one of the world's outstanding and adaptable conferences and events venues. Winner of the Best Conference Venue at the Conference Awards 2016 and Best Large Venue winner at the Scottish Events Awards 2015. Not only does Edinburgh double as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it has a huge amount of attractions. So why not extend your stay and take in the sites, steep yourself in history, and enjoy our vibrant capital. . 

Joint BSAS/WPSA session

Will be announced shortly

The Industry session 


2019 Gordon Memorial Lecture 

The lecturer for 2019 is Professor Paul Barrow, Research Professor at the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, Sutton Bonington Campus, University of Nottingham.

The title of his lecture is going to be "Novel biological approaches to controlling bacterial infection"

Abstract Submission - deadline Nov 26, 2018

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

Programme is now available for download.

The time table for the entire meeting is available here.

Speaker guidelines

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

Conference registration

Please click here to be taken to the registration page.

The Destination - Edinburgh

The conference will take place at Edinburgh International Conference Centre 



You will be able to book for accommodation from the registration page - or you can click here


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