General Information


Call for Abstracts  |  April 25, 2019
Abstract Submission Deadline  |  May 31, 2019
Registration Opens  |  May 27 to September 15 (10:00 pm EST)
Abstracts Revision  |  June 3 to 28, 2019
Notice of Acceptance to Authors  |  From July 2 to 13, 2019
Early Bird Registration Deadline  |  July 31, 2019
Regular Registration Deadline  |  September 15, 2019


1. Risk assessment
•  Food and environmental safety
•  Climate change
•  Antimicrobial resistance

2. Risk management
•  Biosecurity and animal health risk management 
•  Pathogenesis, vaccine development and risk management
•  Zoonotic diseases and environmental risk management

3. Risk communication
•  Risk perception and communication


All best endeavours will be made to present the program as printed on this website. The Congress and its agents reserve the right to alter without prior notice, any of the arrangements, timetables, plans or other items relating to the meeting, for any cause beyond its reasonable control. The Organising Committee and the Congress Organisers are not liable for any loss or inconvenience caused as a result of such alteration. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the Organising Committee and the Congress Organisers do not accept responsibility for loss of monies caused by delays. Participants are advised to take out personal travel insurance and to extend their policy to cover personal possessions. The Congress does not cover individuals against cancellations of bookings or theft or damage to belongings.