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World Pork Expo

June 3 - 5, 2015 (Wed-Fri)
Iowa State Fairgrounds
Des Moines, Iowa

Hosted by the National Pork Producers Council

For more information:
Alicia Newman
National Pork Producers Council
10676 Justin Dr
Urbandale, Iowa 50322

Tel.: 515-864-7989
Fax: 515-278-8014

2015 International Porcine Reproductive And Respiratory Syndrome Congress

June 3 - 5, 2015 (Wed-Fri)
Ghent, Belgium

Ghent University

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7th International Symposium on Emerging and Re-emerging Pig Diseases

June 21 - 24, 2015 (Sun-Wed)
Kyoto International Conference Center
Kyoto, Japan

Organized by the Japanese Society of Veterinary Science, the Japan Pig Veterinary Society, and the Japanese Association of Swine Veterinarians (JASV)

The slogan of the ISERPD2015 Kyoto is "Global collaboration on controlling on emerging and re-emerging pig diseases: From Asia towards the world." The scientific program will cover current economically significant diseases in swine worldwide (PRRS, PED, influenza, PCVAD, etc.), as well as transboundary infectious animal diseases such as foot and mouth disease (FMD), African swine fever (ASF), classical swine fever (CSF), etc.

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Iowa Swine Day

June 25, 2015 (Thu)
Benton Auditorium, Scheman Building
Iowa State University
Ames, Iowa

The Iowa Swine Day is open to all, and of particular interest to pork producers, suppliers, extension personnel, consultants, researchers, veterinarians and students. Speakers include William Sawyer, Vice-President of FAR Animal Protein, Rabobank F&A Banking; Alan Wessler, Vice-President, MFA Inc.; Matt Culbertson, Director PIC; and more.

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VIIIth International Conference on Boar Semen Preservation

August 9 - 12, 2015 (Sun-Wed)
Hilton Garden Inn
Urbana-Champaign, Illinois

Hosted by the University of Illinois

For the third time, the International Boar Semen Conference is being hosted by a US institution. It will give the participants the opportunity to discuss the latest information of boar reproduction, andrology, spermatology, and related biotechnology with scientists and practitioners from the all over the world.

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Passion for Pigs "Learn to Earn" Tour

August 25 - December 8, 2015 (Tue-Tue)

Passion for Pigs is on tour! Here are the dates and locations for the 2015 "Learn to Earn" series:

August 25, 2015 (Tues): Cedar Rapids, Iowa
September 2, 2015 (Weds): St Louis, Missouri
November 3, 2015 (Tues): Dayton, Ohio
November 19, 2015 (Thurs): Orange City, Iowa
December 8, 2015 (Tues): Columbia, Missouri

For more information:
Julie A. Lolli
Executive Coordinator

Tel.: 660-651-0570

2015 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference

September 19 - 22, 2015 (Sat-Tue)
St. Paul RiverCentre
St. Paul, Minnesota

The University of Minnesota, Allen D. Leman Swine Conference is an annual educational event for the global swine industry. It is internationally acclaimed for bringing science-driven solutions to the complex challenges facing the industry. Each year hundreds of participants from over 20 countries attend the Leman Swine Conference held in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA. Major players in swine production, animal health management, and marketing from around the world exhibit their products and services.

For more information:
University of Minnesota
Veterinary Continuing Education
1365 Gortner Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108


5th International Symposium on Animal Mortality Management: Managing Animal Mortalities, Products, By-Products, & Associated Health Risks: Connecting Research, Regulations, and Responses

September 28 - October 1, 2015 (Mon-Thu)
Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square
Lancaster, Pennsylvania

This international symposium is an excellent opportunity to learn about the latest research, educational programs, and technologies available for disinfection, decontamination, depopulation, and disposal. Those who should attend include:
- Federal and state government stakeholders
- Veterinarians
- Academic researchers
- Extension educators
- Food and agriculture emergency managers
- Public health managers
- Food animal processors
- Renderers

The Symposium also serves as an opportunity to learn about managing animal tissue (mortalities, products, and by-products) research and education programs. Those who should attend include:
- Students conducting graduate research
- Researchers and educators from academic institutions
- Anyone interested in research and education to manage mortalities for nuclear disasters, chemical containment of feed, natural disasters, and high-consequence livestock diseases

For more information:
Heather Simmons
Institute for Infectious Animal Diseases

Tel.: 979-845-2855
 For more information:
Dale Rozeboom
Michigan State University

Tel.: 517-355-8398

The 4th Leman China Swine Conference

October 11 - 13, 2015 (Sun-Tue)
Nanjing, China

University of Minnesota

Program Director:
Frank Liu
Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory,
1333 Gortner Avenue,
Saint Paul MN 55108

Tel.: 612-625-2267
Fax: 612-624-8707

American Association of Swine Veterinarians 47th Annual Meeting

February 27 - March 1, 2016 (Sat-Tue)
Hyatt Regency New Orleans
New Orleans, Louisiana

For more information:
American Association of Swine Veterinarians
830 26th Street
Perry, Iowa 50220 USA

Tel.: 515-465-5255
Fax: 515-465-3832

24th International Pig Veterinary Society Congress

June 6 - 10, 2016 (Mon-Fri)
Dublin, Ireland

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