Upcoming Events

    • 03 Apr 2016
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    • 06 Apr 2016
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    • Tivoli Oriente Hotel, Lisbon, Portugal

    42nd ATA Annual Conference
    Tivoli Oriente | Lisbon, Portugal

    "Come Explore" with the Animal Transportation Association as we take the 42nd Annual Conference to Lisbon, Portugal! From 3-6 April 2016, conference attendees have the opportunity to take advantage of education based on the latest cutting edge academic research, years of experience, and current issues facing the animal transport industry. 

    In addition to our industry-leading educational sessions, attendees will have a wide variety of networking opportunities to exchange ideas, continue conversations around sessions, and connect with new and old faces alike. Open your mind to the possibilities of exploring the animal transport industry and join us in April!

    Schedule of Events:
    • Sunday, 3 April
      Opening Reception (Sunday evening)

    • Monday, 4 April
      General Sessions (Monday morning)
      Breakout Track Sessions (Monday afternoon)

    • Tuesday, 5 April
      Breakout Track Sessions (Tuesday morning)
      General Sessions (Tuesday Afternoon)

    • Wednesday, 6 April
      General Sessions (Wednesday morning)
      Performance by the Portuguese School of Equestrian Art (optional)
    The ATA has secured a special conference rate of 120 Euro/night (includes breakfast & wifi) at the Tivoli Oriente, available to all attendees, good until 1 March 2016. To make your reservation, download this form and fax or email directly to the hotel.

    • 26 Apr 2016
    • 28 Apr 2016
    • Dubai

    The Live Animals and Perishables Board develops regulations for the acceptance, handling and loading of live animals in air transport, compiled in the Live Animals Regulations (LAR) manual.

    The LAPB also establishes guidelines for shipping time and temperature sensitive goods, focusing on adequate temperature management and efficient handling. These regulations are published in the IATA Perishable Cargo Regulations (PCR) manual.

    More information found here
    • 11 Jun 2016
    • 14 Jun 2016
    • Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto, ON, Canada

    The 55th Annual Symposium will be held in Toronto, Ontario from June 11-14, 2016 at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel. Plan to attend for the following reasons:

    • small class size workshops
    • talking posters
    • vendor technical presentations
    • posters
    • scientific talks
    • exhibit hall
    • a variety of social events

    It is the perfect education and networking opportunity for all those involved in animal-based science.

    More information can be found here
    • 05 Aug 2016
    • 09 Aug 2016
    • San Antonio, TX, USA

    More information about AVMA's Annual Convention can be found here:

    • 23 Sep 2016
    • 27 Sep 2016
    • Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    IPATA takes its International Conference to Kuala Lumpur for 2016. Learn more information about the event here:

    • 30 Oct 2016
    • 03 Nov 2016
    • Charlotte, NC, USA

    AALAS's 67th National Meeting and Convention will be in Charlotte, NC, USA in 2016! More information can be found here:

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