Program

11.00 - 13.00

Veterinary academy tour to the museum

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13:30 - 15:30

ESDAR Board meeting

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How you transform your business technolog consumer habits industry dynamics change. Find out from those leading the charge. How you change - depends on you.

15.30 - 17.00

City bus tour of Saint Petersburg

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How you transform your business technolog consumer habits industry dynamics change. Find out from those leading the charge. How you change - depends on you.

17.30 - 18.30

Rivers and canal boat trip Saint Petersburg

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How you transform your business technolog consumer habits industry dynamics change. Find out from those leading the charge. How you change - depends on you.

20.00 - 23.00

Welcome reception

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How you transform your business technolog consumer habits industry dynamics change. Find out from those leading the charge. How you change - depends on you.

08.50 - 09.10

Opening Session

09.10 - 10.30

Plenary session 1

09.10 - 09.40

Keynote lecture 1

Anne Navarrete Santos (Germany)

Keynote lecture 1: Embryo-maternal interactions in early pregnancy: What can we learn from the diabetic rabbit model?

09.40 - 10.30

Keynote lecture 2:

Claudio Oliviero (Finland)

Keynote lecture 2: How does the large litter challenge the immune system in the pig

10.30 - 11.00

Coffee break

11.00 - 12.00

Oral communications I (for young scientists)

12.00 - 12.15

Sponsor session

12.15 - 13.15

Oral communications II (4x4 OC’s)

13.15 - 14.15

Lunch Break

13.45 - 14.15

Meeting of the ESDAR Country Representatives

14.15 - 15.45

Poster session I

15.45 - 16.15

Coffee Break

16.15 - 17.45

Parallel workshops 1-4

WS1: Moderator: Elena Nikitkina (Russia) Reproduction in Reindeer

WS2: Moderator: Christoph Gabler (Germany) The potential effect of the microbiome on reproduction

WS3: Moderator: Alex Grahofer (Switzerland) Swine Reproduction

WS4: Moderator: John Mee (Ireland) Preparturient calving management – a bovine brainstorming workshop

19.00-?

Gala dinner in Russian Restaurant “Podvorye”, Pushkin

08.45 - 10.05

Plenary session 2

08.45 - 09.25

Keynote lecture 3

Stuart Myers (USA)

Keynote lecture 3: Sperm mitochondrial regulation in motility and fertility

09.25 - 10.05

Keynote lecture 4

M. v. Keyserlingk (Canada)

Keynote lecture 4: Cattle welfare and reproducti

10.05 - 10.35

Coffee break

10.35 - 11.15

Plenary session 3

Jennifer Schön (Germany)

Keynote lecture 5: Air-liquid Interface cell culture: from airway epithelium to the female reproductive tract

11.15 - 12.00

ESDAR Annual business meeting

12.00 - 13.00

Oral communications III (4x4 OC’s)

13.00 - 14.00

Lunch Break

14.00 - 15.30

Poster session II

15.30 - 15.45

Coffee Break

15.45 - 17.15

Parallel workshops 5-8

WS5: Moderator: Barbara Knutti (Switzerland)

Ovum pick-up for practitioners (horse and cattle)

WS6: Moderator: Marina Kholodova

Wild animals and bird reproduction

WS7: Moderator: John Kastelic (Canada)

How to write and publish scientific papers

WS8: Moderator: Joris Somers (Ireland)

Lameness and reproduction in the bovine

17:15 - 17:30

Awards and Closure of ESDAR