2020 Interbull/ICAR Meeting - Call for Abstract!

Dear colleagues,


The 2020 Interbull and ICAR meetings will be held in the beautiful city of Leeuwarden, The Netherlands, from 8 to 12 of June.


The central theme for the ICAR Conference is “Circular economy, and its impact and challenges in animal performance recording”.


Submission of abstracts for the ICAR session (including the joint Interbull-ICAR session “Supporting Circular Economy: how does it affect the Breeding Goals”) closes on 29 February 2020. Please visit for details.


The overall theme for the Interbull Open 2020 meetings is "Innovations in national and international genetic and genomic evaluations" with specific attention to:

- Sensor data applied to genetic and genomic evaluation

- Big data and machine learning for the benefit of genetic and genomic evaluation.

- Meta-analytical methods in animal genetic and genomic evaluation.

- Experience with single-step evaluation.

- Implementing new traits in genetic and genomic evaluation systems.

- Cross-breed genetic and genomic evaluations.


Visit for further information on the Interbull meeting and how to submit your contribution! (submission closes on 1 May 2020).


Don't miss the chance to contribute and hear all about the latest trending innovations, secure your spot already today via

Interbull Centre - Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, SLU - Box 7023, S-75007 Uppsala, Sweden -

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