If you would like to contribute as a speaker, we encourage you to send us an e-mail with your contribution for the IFTC 2019. The abstract (see example here) should include: a title, name of author(s) and affiliation(s) and one-page pdf-abstract; letter type, times new roman 11 pnt (reference list 10 pnts).
Please put ‘IFTC Abstract’ in the subject line of the e-mail. The abstract – once accepted - will appear in a ’Book of Abstracts’ that will be used at the Congress. Your abstract will be reviewed by the IFTC scientific committee on suitability to the themes of the congress and scientific quality.
All abstracts are to be sent by email Dr. A.F.B. van der Poel at email@example.com before April 15th, 2019.
The Congress will see thematic presentations by International speakers as well as oral and poster presentations. Three main themes have been formulated:
- Valorization of raw materials by technology:
- Keynote speaker: Prof. Jürgen Zentek, Berlin University, Germany
- Process developments:
- Keynote speaker: Dr. Menno Thomas, Wageningen University, Netherlands
- Interaction between feed formulation and technology:
- Keynote speaker: Dr. Hans Stein, University of Illinois, USA
For each theme of the conference, we will invite a keynote speakers (45 minutes), three oral speakers (30 minutes each) and three speakers on an approved subject for a poster pitch (10 minutes each). A decision for acceptance (yes/no) of the abstract will be provided two weeks after submission; the accepted abstracts will be published in a Book of Abstracts, available at the Congress. A further notification of the abstract acceptance (oral or poster) will be given at May 1, 2019. The presentations of the IFTC 2019 Conference will later be published as a special issue of the American Journal ‘Animal Feed Science & Technology’.