Wageningen University & Research
Alexanderveld 5 2585 DB The Hague, The Netherlands
The mission of Wageningen University & Research is “To explore the potential of nature to improve the quality of life”. Within Wageningen University & Research, nine specialised research institutes from the Wageningen Research Foundation and Wageningen University have joined forces to help answer the most important questions in the domain of healthy food and living environment. With approximately 30 locations, 5,000 employees, and 10,000 students, Wageningen University & Research is one of the leading organisations in its domain worldwide. An integrated approach to problems and the cooperation between various disciplines are at the heart of the unique approach of Wageningen.
Willy H.M. Baltussen, Mariet A. van Haaster-de Winter, Siet Sijtsema
CENTRO RICERCHE PRODUZIONI ANIMALI S.p.A.
Viale Timava 43/2 Reggio Emilia, Italy
CRPA-Centro Ricerche Produzioni Animali (Research Centre on Animal Production) was first set up in 1972. Since then, it has been able to provide both the private and public sector with the benefit of its experience in the fields of agricultural food production and the environment.
Kees de Roest, Paolo Ferrari
Eurogroup for Animals
Rue des Patriotes 6
1000 Brussels, Belgium
The leading animal welfare organisation at EU level
We are recognised by the European Parliament and Commission as the leading animal welfare organisation at EU level and represent animal welfare interests on many EU advisory committees and consultation bodies. Over the years we have been instrumental in achieving legal protection and EU standards which dramatically improve the way animals are treated.
Federation of Veterinarians of Europe
12 Avenue de Tervuren 1040 Brussels, Belgium
“Veterinarians care for animals and people!”
The European veterinary profession, embodied by FVE, strives to enhance animal health, animal welfare, public health and the protection of the environment by promoting the veterinary profession. Together with its members, FVE aims to support veterinarians in delivering their professional responsibilities to the best possible standard, and that this expertise is recognised and valued by society.
Nancy De Briyne, Jan Vaarten
Suedufer 10 17493 Greifswald – Insel Riems, Germany
The work of the Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut (FLI) focusses on farm animal health and welfare and on the protection of humans from zoonoses, i.e. infections which can be transmitted from animals to humans. These tasks are defined in the Animal Health Act. The FLI does basic and applied research in different scientific fields.
Hellenic Agricultural Organization-Demeter (Hao) – Veterinary Research Institute (Vri)
57001 Thermi Thessaloniki, Greece
Main object of ELGO-DEMETER is to develop and / or support actions designed to modernize and develop the agricultural sector of the country, improvement of production processes, enhance competitiveness, certification of quality agricultural products and food, the establishment and certification of good agricultural practices and controls the production of milk-trafficking chain and meat in the country.
Sofia Belibasaki, Evangelia N. Sossidou
IFIP – Institute du Porc
3/5, rue Lespagnol 75020 Paris, France
FIP – The French Pork and Pig Institute anticipates future developments, unites and assists professionals of the pork industry. A Research & Development organization, we serve the economic actors bringing our experience, expertise, network of partners, and openings to the international market.
Institut De L’Elevage
149, Rue de Bercy 75012 Paris, France
The mission of Institut de l’Elevage is to improve the competitiveness of herbivore farming and related value chains.
His work provides technical solutions to cattle, sheep, goat and equine livestock farmers and to value chain economic actors.
One of the challenges is to provide answers to societal issues.
Luc Mirabito, Béatrice Mounaix
IRTA – Investigación y Tecnologia Agroalimentaries
Torre Marimon 08140 Caldes de Montbui Barcelona, Spain
IRTA is a research institute owned by the Government of Catalonia and it’s purpose is to contribute to the modernization, competitiveness and sustainable development of agriculture, food and aquaculture sectors, the supply of healthy and quality foods for consumers and, generally, improving the welfare of the population.
Antoni Dalmau, Emma Fábrega, Antonio Velarde
IRU Projects ASBL
32-34 Ave de Tervueren, bte 17 1040 Brussels, Belgium
IRU is the world’s road transport organization.We lead solutions to help the world move better, supporting trade, economic growth, jobs, safety, the environment and communities. IRU’s work spans more than 100 countries. Our core constituents are national transport associations and transport operators.
Marc Billiet, Anna Lipinska
Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale dell’ Abruzzo e del Molise “G. Caporale”
Via Campo Boario 64100 Teramo, Italy
IZSAM is a public health institute with administrative and managerial autonomy, which operates as a technical and scientific arm of the Italian State and the Abruzzo and Molise Regions, performing analytical work for the public veterinary services and providing the technical and scientific collaboration necessary to enable them to carry out their functions in the field of veterinary public health.
Barbara Alessandrini, Silvia D’Albenzio, Paolo Dalla Villa, Francesca Pompei
ITAVI – Institut Technique de l’ Aviculture
7 rue du Faubourg Poissonnière 75 009 Paris, France
ITAVI aims to meet the expectations of poultry production, rabbit and fish in research and development; it is positioned at the interface between basic research and the field and as such plays an enhancer role of innovation. ITAVI allows chain actors to anticipate structural changes. Particular attention is paid to the reconciliation of competitiveness of sectors and expectations of society.
Livestock Research – Wageningen UR
Wageningen UR Livestock Research De Elst 1
6708 WD Wageningen, The Netherlands
Fundamental, innovative research and practical solutions for sustainable and profitable livestock farming
Boudewijn Kroes, Wijbrand Ouweltjes, Hans A.M. Spoolder, Kathalijne Visser
Szkoła Główna Gospodarstwa Wiejskiego
Nowoursynowska 166; 02-787 Warsaw, Poland
Warsaw University of Life Sciences was qualified to the top one hundred international universities in the field of agriculture and forestry.
Scotland’s Rural College
King’s Buildings, West Mains Road, Edinburgh, EH9 3JG United Kingdom
Scotland’s Rural College delivers comprehensive skills, education and business support for Scotland’s land-based industries, founded on world class and sector-leading research, education and consultancy.
Peter Kettlewell, Malcolm Mitchell
Universitatea de Ştiinţe Agricole şi Medicină Veterinară a Banatului “Regele Mihai I al României” din Timişoara
Calea Aradului 119 300645 Timişoara, Romania
Banat University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara (USAB-TM) is located in Timisoara, Timis, Romania. It is locally known as Universitatea de Stiinte Agricole a Banatului Timisoara. The university was established in 1991.
Cziszter Dinu Gavojdian, Ioan Pădeanu, Ludovic Toma