Topics and Scientific Committee

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1. Robot milking, the environment and mastitis Ilka Klaas, DeLaval
2. Diagnostics Karl Pedersen, DTU - Technical University of Denmark
3. Decision support tools, modeling and economics Tariq Halasa, University of Copenhagen, Animal Welfare and Disease Control
4. Social sciences and antimicrobial usage Theo Lam, Universiteit Utrecht
5. Udder hygiene Volker Krömker, Hochschule Hannover. University of Applied Sciences and Arts
6. Mastitis management Sandra Godden, University of Minnesota
7. Milk quality Marcos Veiga dos Santos, USP - University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
8. Milking management Ian Ohnsted, The Dairy Group
9. Advice and management Michael Farre, SEGES
10. Microbiota and molecular epidemiology Ruth Zadoks, Moredun
11. The dry period Päivi Rajala-Schultz, University of Helsinki
12. Small ruminants Mick Clews, Vetora
13. Milking machines Morten Dam, Aarhus University, Department of Engineering
IDF representative Henk Hogeveen, IDF representative
IDF representative Olav Østerås, IDF representative


Contact conc. Topics and Scientific Committee: Morten Dam, Chairman of the Scientific Committee, email