16th International Symposium on Milk Genomics and Human Health

Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel

Aarhus, Denmark

November 12-14, 2019

Program

The three-day event is presented by the International Milk Genomics Consortium (IMGC) under the organization of the California Dairy Research Foundation (CDRF), and the local organizing committee. It brings together international experts in nutrition, genomics, bioinformatics and milk research to discuss and share the outcomes and implications of the latest discoveries in scientific research on lactation and milk. The annual symposium features scientific research related to milk and human health done throughout the world. The symposium draws from the diversity of its memberships to cover the breadth of genomics themes that reflect the interest of the Consortium.

The program will include both industry and academic sessions, with session topics including:

  • Hot Topics – Sustainability
  • Comparative Biology and Genomics
  • Inherent Milk Characteristics & Functionalities
  • Matrix Effects of Milk and Milk Components

Call for Papers

Abstracts can be submitted for the following categories:

Oral Presentation – Deadline May 17, 2019
Student Travel Award Entry – Deadline May 17, 2019
Technical Research Poster – Deadline October 1, 2019

• All submissions require a brief description of no more than 600 words.
• All presentations must be in English.
• Save your abstract with the submitting author’s last name before uploading file.
• Have title, authors, and affiliations listed on abstract.
• Clearly indicate in the abstract if you will present research results, a new resource or technology.

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Registration

Early Bird Registration– $595.00 USD (if registered by October 11, 2019)

Regular Registration– $695 USD (if registered after October 11, 2019)

Student Rate– $350 (includes poster reception and group dinner)

Special Student Rate– $200 (does NOT include poster reception and group dinner)

Cancellation Policy- A full refund will be given to those who cancel by October 11, 2019 minus a $50 cancellation fee.  Those who cancel after that date will not receive a refund.

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Hotel

Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel
Aarhus Margrethepladsen 1
8000 Aarhus C

Rooms include breakfast and are on a first come first serve basis, so book early. The group rate is $1,295 DKK (~$195 USD). Parking is free for all attendees.

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Pre and Post Symposium Programs:

Monday, November 11, 2019, 12-5 pm
Dairy matters –  Health and nutrition throughout life
An Arla Food for Health & Danish Dairy Research Foundation symposium
For registration and questions, contact Grith Mortensen, e-mail: gmo@lf.dk (limited number of seats).  More details will be available soon.

Thursday (afternoon) & Friday, November 14-15, 2019
Dairy Protein Biochemistry and Proteomics
Joint course between Aarhus University (AU) and Wageningen University & Research (WUR), sponsored by IMGC.

IMGC Symposium Sponsors: