Program Overview

 

SUNDAY - Welcome Reception

 

MONDAY

TUESDAY

 

Hall A

Hall B

Hall A

Hall B

09:30-10:15

Predicting the future of dairy production to accommodate for all the stakeholders?

Can we obtain premium milk directly on farm?

What is the best housing and bedding for dairy cows?

10:15-11:00

Understanding cattle for better productivity, health and welfare

11:00-11:30

Coffee break

Coffee break

11:30-13:00

Can we get cows to live longer?

Can we reduce the risks of feeding waste milk to calves to make it safe?

To treat or not to treat mastitis - the role of diagnostics

Is it inevitable to have lame cows?

13:00-14:00

Lunch break

Lunch break

14:00-15:30

How fertile can we get our cows to be?

Immunostimulants are the new black - can they successfully replace antibiotics?

Can we successfully prevent metabolic disease?

Are funds for research in cattle related topics, going for the right questions?

15:30-16:00

Coffee break

Coffee break

16:00-17:30

Heat stress and reproduction

Arthropod-borne viral diseases - is vaccination the right tool?

Should we use NSAIDs more?

How far can technology reduce labor and improve animal welfare?

17:30-18:30

Selected Oral presentations

Practice tips

 

WEDNESDAY - Educational Tours (optional)

 

THURSDAY - Tour to Jerusalem (optional)