Programme at IAHAIO Symposium, 24-26 October, Amsterdam

IAHAIO and its member organization AAIZOO will be hosting a 3-day symposium One Health in AAI: Current trends and future collaborations in research and practice in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, in Autumn 2018, 24-26 October. This exciting event will include:

  • Two international plenary presentations and two keynote talks
  • Opportunities to get involved through workshops, posters, sharing the work in AAI/HAI organizations are involved in
  • Interviews with researchers and practitioners
  • Visits to AAI programmes in Amsterdam
  • The IAHAIO AGM (for IAHAIO members) will also take place during this time

Below is the draft programme for the Symposium and may be subject to change.

Wednesday 24 October 2018

1.30pm to 5.00pm                     Annual General Meeting for IAHAIO members (refreshments provided)

5.00pm to 7.00pm                     Registration for conference and sign-up for AAI programme visits

7.00pm to 9.00pm                     Reception with fingerfood


Thursday 25 October 2018

8.00am-8:30am                           Registration and sign-up for programme visits/Coffee

8:30am-8:45am                            Welcome address – IAHAIO President and AAIZOO Chair

8:45am-9:30am                            Keynote 1: Animal wellbeing and zoonosis, Zenithson, Ng  

9:45am-1:30pm                             Visit AAI programmes at Center or travel off-site

1.30pm-2.30pm                             Return to Center; LUNCH and networking

2:30pm-3:00pm                            Plenary 1: Methodology/research methods in AAI, Dr Steffie van der Steen

3.00pm-4.00pm                            Workshops

4.00pm-4.30pm                            REFRESHMENTS/View posters and member exhibition stands

4.30pm-5.30pm                             Workshops

7.00pm                                             Dinner at Center


Friday 26 October 2018

8.30am-9:15am                             Keynote 2: Quality standards in practice, Karin Hediger

9:30am-1:15pm                             Visit AAI programmes at Center or travel off-site

1:15pm-2:15pm                              Return to Center; LUNCH and networking

2:15pm-2:45pm                             Plenary 2: One Health One Wellbeing: The state of art in different parts of the world, Prof Brinda

2:45pm-3:15pm                             REFRESHMENTS/View and vote for posters

3:15pm-4:15pm                              Workshops

4:15pm-5:00pm                             Panel discussion

5:00pm-5:15pm                             Announcement of poster winner and closing remarks

5.15pm                                             SYMPOSIUM CLOSE

7.00pm                                            Optional boat trip