Interbull Open Meeting - Call for Abstracts

The call for abstracts is now open for the Interbull Open Meeting in Bled, Slovenia, 20-21 May 2024.

Please submit your abstracts by 29 March 2024.  More information on this year's themes together with the submission link, are available on


The Open Meeting aims to be an inclusive space to share ideas, and the latest advances, research and innovations in genetic and genomic evaluations for beef and dairy.  We aim to accept manuscripts that clearly address the topics presented in the call for abstracts, and encourage work in progress presentations and/or cutting edge research in these areas.


Useful dates:

Final date for earlybird discount hotel rates: 19 February 2024

Deadline for Open Meeting abstract submissions: 29 March 2024

Early Bird registration deadline: 31 March 2024

The final programme will be available by 30 April 2024

Presentations for accepted talks should be submitted by 15 May 2024.

Regular registration deadline: 17 May 2024 

Papers (up to 10 pages) based on presentations should be submitted for the Interbull Bulletin by 30 June 2024. 


Register and plan your trip to ICAR-Interbull 2024

The Interbull meeting in 2024 is run in conjunction with the ICAR conference from 19-24 May 2024 in Bled, Slovenia.  Registration can be made through the ICAR2024 website for either or both meetings.   Up to 19 February, hotels can be booked through the ICAR website at a discounted rate.

Abstracts for the ICAR conference, including the joint ICAR Interbull session on Data Collection for Beef on Dairy, should be submitted on the ICAR2024 website by 1 March 2024

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

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