BSAS 2019 Invited Speakers

World-renowned animal science experts will gather in Scotland for a one-off opportunity to learn and share expertise and the latest advances in research, at the BSAS 2019 Annual Conference: Fit for the Future

Invited speakers joining us in Edinburgh include:


Early detection of tail biting in pigs  (3D video system)

Dr Emma Baxter | Research Scientist - Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC)

Alternative protein sources - Australasian experience

Dr David Cadogan | Technical Services Manager - Feedworks, Australia

Optimising youngstock management - what matters and how to achieve it

Professor Cathy Dwyer | Head of the Animal Behaviour and Welfare Research Team - Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC)

Managing Horses

Kate Hore RNutr | Senior Animal Nutritionist - Greencoat Limited

Participatory work to engage farmers in research

Dr Christina Marley | Reader of Sustainable Agriculture - Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Science, Aberystwyth University

Uptake/perception by industry

Kim Matthews | Head of Animal Breeding and Product Quality - AHDB

Grass sickness

Professor Bruce McGorum | Professor of Equine Medicine and Head of the Equine Section - University of Edinburgh

Equine Behaviour and Welfare

Gemma Pearson | Veterinary Liaison Officer - International Society for Equitation Science

Reflections: 75 years young

Professor Colin Whittemore | BSAS


More to follow!...