Annual Conference 2016 – Animal Science for a Sustainable Future

The conference venue is at Chester University, a short 10 minute walk from the city centre, along side the Shropshire Union Canal.  Delegates will have access to university accommodation on site or nearby.

The City of Chester is a vibrant mix of cafes and shops set within its ancient walls, surrounded by architectural and archaeological features. The City is home to all-year-round arts festivals, events, exhibitions and street entertainment, including the famous Chester Races.

This conference attracts more than 500 delegates from across the world, including researchers, vets, policy-makers, farmers and students,the two-day event will also cover the latest animal science and research including:

We look forward to receiving submissions on any aspect of animal science.

The conference venue is at Chester University, a short 10 minute walk from the city centre, along side the Shropshire Union Canal.  Delegates will have access to university accommodation on site or nearby.

Summary Submission Open – Deadline 4 December 2015 
Getting to Chester  Chester Campus Map

Chester is easy to get to by road or train and just 60 minutes from Manchester or Liverpool airports and is therefore a perfect venue for the 2015 conference.

Invited sessions will include:

  • Advances in equine science
  • Antibiotic resistence in domestic animals
  • Beef cow fertility
  • Communicating with Farmers
  • Education – The training of educators in universities
  • Enabling equine technologies exhibtion
  • Horse and rider performance
  • Meta Analysis
  • Overview of the AgriTech Innovation Centre
  • Improvements in pig production through nutrition and gut health
  • Precision livestock agriculture
  • Sustainable production
  • The Triangle – genetics, nutrition and health of sheep production
  • Zoo comparative biology