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Upcoming swine-related professional meetings

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Iowa Swine Day 2020

June 25 - July 23, 2020 (Thu-Thu)
Online Thursdays at noon CDT

Hosted by Iowa State University

The Iowa Swine Day 2020 event is going virtual! The ninth annual event will be available this year as a five-part webinar series of select speakers. During each webinar, offered Thursdays, noon to 2:30 PM CDT, participants have the opportunity to interact, ask questions, and learn from the two presenters featured each week. Webinars are offered via Webex and can be accessed via any computer or mobile device with internet connection. Registration is required to receive connection information and participate. There is no cost to attend the webinars. Webinars will be recorded and available on the Iowa Pork Industry Center website following the conclusion of the series.

Allen D. Leman Swine Conference

September 19 - 22, 2020 (Sat-Tue)
The conference will be conducted online.

Hosted by the University of Minnesota

The Allen D. Leman Swine Conference is an annual educational event for the global swine industry. It is internationally acclaimed for bringing science-driven solutions to the complex challenges facing the industry. Each year hundreds of participants from more than 20 countries, including swine veterinarians and other professionals working in swine production and animal health management, attend the Leman Swine Conference.

Emerging Animal Infectious Disease Conference - NEW DATE!

October 5 - 7, 2020 (Mon-Wed)
State College, Pennsylvania

The goal of the conference is to highlight current successes and lessons learned from past experiences combating foreign animal diseases and to explore new areas for action, preparedness, and response. Guest speakers and breakout sessions will address a number of diseases (FMD, ASF, HPAI, and NDV) from a variety of perspectives, including surveillance and diagnosis, economic impact, and strategies for mitigating/minimizing risk.

For more information:
Tel.: 814-865-8301

United States Animal Health Association 124th Annual Meeting

October 15 - 21, 2020 (Thu-Wed)
Gaylord Opryland Hotel
Nashville, Tennessee

For more information:

26th International Pig Veterinary Society Congress - CANCELLED

November 3 - 6, 2020 (Tue-Fri)
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Unfortunately, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the congress in Brazil has been cancelled.

For more information:
Tel.: +55 31 3360 3663

ISU James D. McKean Swine Disease Conference

November 5 - 6, 2020 (Thu-Fri)
Scheman Building
Iowa State University
Ames, Iowa

For registration information:
Registration Services
Iowa State University
1601 Golden Aspen Drive #110
Ames, Iowa 50010

Tel.: 515-294-6222
For questions about program content:
Dr. Chris Rademacher
Conference Chair
Iowa State University


American Association of Swine Veterinarians 52nd Annual Meeting

February 27 - March 2, 2021 (Sat-Tue)
San Francisco Marriott Marquis
San Francisco, California

For more information:
American Association of Swine Veterinarians
830 26th Street
Perry, IA 50220

Tel.: 515-465-5255

International Conference on Pig Survivability - POSTPONED UNTIL 2021

October 27 - 28, 2021 (Wed-Thu)
Omaha, Nebraska

Hosted by: Iowa State University, Kansas State University, and Purdue University

The objective of the conference is to facilitate the discussion and dissemination of the most current information relative to sow, litter, weaned pig and grow-finish mortality. The conference will feature presentations and panel discussions from industry leaders and scientific experts. We want to bring the industry together to motivate change; producers, researchers, students, extension personnel, swine consultants, and representatives from allied industries are all invited to attend and take part in the overall industry effort to improve pig survivability. Visit our website at for more details about the conference and the Improving Pig Survivability project.

Conference contact:
Joel DeRouchey