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The goal of this event is to bring science closer to practice and vice-versa.

Industry Days will be composed from three parts:


(Friday, September 4th, 2015)
Main building (23), Aula I
0830 – 1230 Monitoring as a tool for cattle and pig herds management
Chairman and discussion’s moderator: Zygmunt Maciej Kowalski
  • Monitoring of correctness of dairy cow feeding in the transition period - Zygmunt Maciej Kowalski, Department of Animal Nutrition and Dietetics, University of Agriculture in Krakow, Poland.
  • Monitoring of welfare and health of dairy cows - Christopher Harold Knight, Institute of Veterinary Clinical and Animal Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
  • African Swine Fever in Europe - monitoring and control of the spreading - Zygmunt Pejsak , Veterinary Institute in Pulawy, Poland
  • Monitoring of endemic diseases in pig herds prof. dr. Dominiek Maes, Ghent University, Belgium
1400 – 1800 Genomic selection in practice
Chairman and discussion’s moderator: Ignacy Misztal
  • Introduction to genomic selection: current knowledge how it works, costs and benefits, and troublespots for commercial implementations - Ignacy Misztal, University of Georgia, USA
  • Challenges to genomic evaluation in dairy - Tom J. Lawlor, Holstein Association USA, Brattleboro, VT, USA
  • Lessons from practical implementation of genomic evaluation across species - Daniela Lourenco, University of Georgia, USA
  • Current status of genomic selection in Polish dairy cattle breeding - Marcin Pszczoła, Poznan University of Life Science, Poland