Call for Presentations, Posters and Student Travel Awards

The International Milk Genomics Consortium (IMGC) has issued a call for presentation, poster abstracts and student travel award applications for the 16th International Symposium on Milk Genomics & Human Health, which will be held  November 12-14, 2019 at the Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel in Aarhus, Denmark.

The three day event will bring together international experts in nutrition, genomics, bioinformatics and milk research to discuss and share the latest research.

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

Abstracts can be submitted for the following categories:

Oral Presentations

Student Travel Awards

Technical Research Poster

Requirements
• 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.

Oral Presentations

In addition to the oral presentation, chosen speakers will be required to submit a full PowerPoint presentation for posting on the IMGC website. Those who are chosen to give an oral presentation will be reimbursed for travel expenses including airfare, hotel accommodations and ground transportation, as well as receive complimentary registration in the symposium.

Student Travel Awards

The IMGC Student Travel Award is open to all graduate and Ph.D. students working in the field of dairy science and/or genomics. The winning candidate(s) will receive travel expenses including airfare, hotel accommodations, and complimentary registration for the International Symposium on Milk Genomics & Human Health. They will be required to make an oral presentation of their paper during the symposium session and present a poster on the selected abstract. They will also be required to submit a full PowerPoint presentation for posting on the IMGC website.

Technical Research Poster

Poster presenters must attend the event to present his/her poster or appoint a colleague who is attending to present on their behalf. Poster presenters will be responsible for their own travel and registration expenses.

Please submit your abstract in only one category.
Type of Submission: Poster Presentation
Use the address of the presenting author.
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