voco Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast
Queensland, Australia

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The Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition – Australia conference is an event at which experts from the scientific community and leaders in industry have gathered for the past 40 years to discuss issues of importance to animal nutrition.

Plenary speakers are encouraged to speculate on future trends and to explore new ideas, particularly across species and disciplines.

This conference is unique in Australia in facilitating interaction between the commercial and research sectors of the animal nutrition community and in promoting discussion and debate on recent advances in animal nutrition.

Call for short communication abstracts

Close 15 January 2021

The Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition – Australia Conference will publish a special issue of plenary papers in the CSIRO journal Animal Production Science, to accompany the conference.
One-page abstracts are invited for the Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition – Australia conference 2021.  These will be reviewed by the conference editorial committee and accepted abstracts will published online in a supplement accompanying the special edition.
We invite submissions from all researchers in Animal Nutrition. Student abstracts are particularly encouraged, and are eligible for a $500 prize for Best Student Presentation, kindly sponsored by the Australian Association of Animal Science, Queensland branch.
At least one author must register for the conference before the abstract will be accepted for publication.
Short communications may be presented as a poster or 10-minute oral presentation.

How to Submit Short Abstracts

Instructions and template available here

Closes 15 January 2021

Queries? Please contact us at fcowley@une.edu.au

Participate in person or online

In 2021 the Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition - Australia conference is presenting in two formats.

An in-person registration gets you a full registration to attend in person at our Gold Coast venue, with full hospitality, including our welcome function and conference dinner.

For those unable to travel or attend in person, an online registration enables you to join the conference sessions remotely, from the convenience of your home or office.


Early Bird registration $795 (Late registration $1095)
Student registration $350
Virtual registration $395

Early Bird Registration closes 30 March

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