Seminar

WIAS End-of-the-year event: Symposium & drinks (11 December 2018)

Organised by Wageningen Institute of Animal Sciences (WIAS)
Date

Tue 11 December 2018 13:00 to 18:00

Venue Zodiac, building number 122
De Elst 1
122
6708 WD Wageningen
0317-483953
Room Zodiac room C085 and main hall of Zodiac

PLEASE REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT VIA THE YELLOW REGISTRATION BUTTON ON THE RIGHT SIDE!

Programme of the WIAS End-of-the-year event

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13:00 – 16:00 Symposium in Zodiac room C085

Speakers are:

From the Integrative Animal Biology cluster:

  • 13:00h – 13:25h - Sylvia Brugman: “Feeling blue: how the zebrafish helps us to understand intestinal health”
  • 13:25h – 13:50h - Bart Pollux: “The role of rapid evolution in acquiring resilience of aquatic systems under biological invasions”

From the Animal Populations, Interactions and Genomics cluster:

  • 13:50h – 14:15h - Piter Bijma: “Integrating quantitative genetics and epidemiology to better combat infectious diseases in livestock”
  • 14:15h – 14:40h - Simen Fredriksen: “Determining genetic influence on host-microbe interactions”

14:40h – 14:55h – coffee/tea break

From the Animals in Future Food Systems and Society cluster:

  • 15:00h – 15:25h - Akke Kok: “No dry period: consequences for dairy cows, cash flows, and climate”
  • 15:25h – 15:50h - Guido Bosch: “Insects in the circular economy: a brief overview of our projects on mini-livestock”

15:50h – 16:00h – closing words by WIAS scientific director Johan van Leeuwen

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    16:00 – 18:00 Drinks and bites in the main hall of Zodiac

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