Programme

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Wednesday 7 February

Time Session
0900 - 1030 ICAR Board Meeting
1030 - 1100 Morning Tea
1100 - 1230 ICAR Board Meeting 
1230 - 1330 Lunch
1330 - 1500 ICAR Board & Group Chairs Meeting
1500 - 1530  Afternoon Tea
1530 - 1700 ICAR Board & Group Chairs Meeting
1800 - 1930 ICAR Board, Group Chairs & Staff Social Function

Thursday 8 February

Time Session          
0900 - 1730 Registration and information desk open      
0900 - 1030 Breed Association WG AI & TR WG  Functional Traits WG  Recording and Sampling Devices SC  Global Reach WG  Sheep Goat Small Camelid WG 
1030 - 1100 Coffee/Tea
1100 - 1230 Breed Association WG
AI & TR WG  Functional Traits WG Recording and Sampling Devices SC  Global Reach WG    Sheep Goat Small Camelid WG 
1230 - 1330 Lunch          
1330 - 1530 Certificate of Quality EAG Interbeef Technical Committee Functional traits WG Recording and Sampling Devices SC  Milk Analysis SC  
1530 - 1600 Coffee/Tea          
1600 - 1730 Certificate of Quality EAG Interbeef Technical Committee Functional traits WG
Recording and Sampling Devices SC    Milk Analysis SC
 
1800 - 2000 ICAR Groups Social Function          

Friday 9 February

Time Session          
0900 - 1730 Registration and information desk open          
0900 - 1030 Interbull Technical Committee Sensor Devices TF Dairy Cattle Milk Recording WG Conformation Recording WG Identification SC DNA Working Group
1030 - 1100 Coffee/Tea          
1100 - 1230 Interbull Technical Committee Sensor Devices TF
Dairy Cattle Milk Recording WG
Conformation Recording WG
Identification SC
DNA Working Group
1230 - 1330 Lunch          
1330 - 1530 Interbull Technical Committee Interbeef WG Feed & Gas WG Animal Data Exchange WG Identification SC DNA Working Group
1530 - 1600 Coffee/Tea          
1600 - 1730 Interbull Steering Committee Interbeef WG
Feed & Gas WG
Animal Data Exchange WG
Identification SC
 

Saturday 10 February

Time Session          
0900 - 1730 Registration and Information desk open
Exhibition open
     

0930 - 1030  ICAR General Assembly     Interbull Steering Committee 
Satellite 2
Satellite 3
1030 - 1100 Morning tea          
1100 - 1230 ICAR Plenary      Interbull Steering Committee Satellite 2
Satellite 3
1230 - 1330 Lunch           
1330 - 1530 Interbull Business Meeting  ICAR TS1 ICAR TS2 Satellite 1
Satellite 2
Satellite 3
1530 - 1600 Afternoon tea
       
1600 - 1730 Interbull Open Meeting ICAR TS3 ICAR TS4 Satellite 1
Satellite 2
Satellite 3
1800 - 2000 ICAR/Interbull Conference Dinner          

Sunday 11 February

Time Session          
0900 - 1730 Registration and information desk open
Exhibition open
         
0900 - 1030 Interbull Open Meeting  ICAR TS5 ICAR TS6 Satellite 4  Satellite 5 Satellite 6
1030 - 1100 Morning tea          
1100 - 1230 Interbull Open Meeting  ICAR TS7 ICAR TS8 Satellite 4
Satellite 5
Satellite 6
1230 - 1330 Lunch          
1330 - 1530 Interbull Open Meeting      ICAR SC ID Workshop Breed Association Workshop Satellite 6
1530 - 1600 Afternoon tea          
1600 - 1730 Interbull Business Meeting      ICAR SC ID Workshop
Breed Association Workshop
Satellite 6
1800 - 2000 WCGALP Welcome Function           

Monday 12 February

Time Session      
0730 - 2030 Posters      
0800 - 1800 Registration and information desk open
Exhibition open 
     
0830 - 0930 Plenary

 
0930 - 1030 Morning tea      
1030 - 1200 C1A Concurrent Sessions - joint with ICAR C1B Concurrent Sessions C1C Concurrent Sessions C1D Concurrent Sessions
1200 - 1330 Lunch      
1330 - 1500 Concurrent Sessions - joint with ICAR Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions
1500 - 1600 Afternoon tea      
1600 - 1800 Concurrent Sessions - joint with ICAR Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions
1830 - 2030 Wine and cheese reception       

Tuesday 13 February

Time Session        
0730 - 1800 Posters        
0800 - 1800 Registration and information desk open
Exhibition open 
       
0830 - 0930 Plenary

  Interbull Technical Committee 
0930 - 1030 Morning tea        
1030 - 1200 C1A Concurrent Sessions - joint with ICAR C1B Concurrent Sessions C1C Concurrent Sessions C1D Concurrent Sessions Interbull Technical Committee 
1200 - 1330 Lunch        
1330 - 1500 Concurrent Sessions - joint with ICAR Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Interbull Technical Committee 
1500 - 1600 Afternoon tea        
1600 - 1800 Concurrent Sessions - joint with ICAR Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Interbull Technical Committee 

Wednesday 14 February

Time Session
0900 - 2100

Trips are yet to be confirmed however the organising committee are keen to include the following:

  • Forestry breeding
  • Dairy Recording and breeding
  • Sheep recording and breeding
  • Beef recording and breeding
  • Aquaculture breeding
  • Conservation genetics
  • Shell Fish genetics
  • Grapes and wine
  • Horses
  • Companion animals
  • Lab animals

Thursday 15 February

Time Session      
0730 - 1800 Posters      
0800 - 1800 Registration and information desk open
Exhibition open
     
0830 - 0930 Plenary      
0930 - 1030 Morning tea      
1030 - 1200 C1A Concurrent Sessions C1B Concurrent Sessions C1C Concurrent Sessions C1D Concurrent Sessions
1200 - 1330 Lunch      
1330 - 1500 Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions
1500 - 1600 Afternoon tea      
1600 - 1800 Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions

Friday 16 February

Time Session      
0730 - 1800 Posters      
0800 - 1800 Registration and information desk open
Exhibition open
     
0830 - 0930 P1 Plenary      
0930 - 1030 Morning tea      
1030 - 1200 C1A Concurrent Sessions C1B Concurrent Sessions C1C Concurrent Sessions C1D Concurrent Sessions
1200 - 1330 Lunch      
1330 - 1500 Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions
1500 - 1600 Afternoon tea      
1600 - 1800 Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions Concurrent Sessions
1800 - late Congress Dinner      

We look forward to seeing you in New Zealand in February 2018

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