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Training Showcase and Networking Event

22 April 2013

UK - Booking is open for a showcase and networking event in London in June for those in the agri-food sector wanting to undertake applied research alongside their career.

If you work in the intensive livestock industry, you will be welcome to participate at a free showcase and networking event promoting the Advanced Training Partnership in Intensive Livestock Health and Production.

The event will also include the launch of the MSc in Intensive Livestock Health and Production, developed through the Partnership, and Professional Doctorates for experienced individuals in the agri-food sector wanting to undertake applied research alongside their career.

Participants are welcome from across the agri-food sector, including retailers, processors, and those from the veterinary and animal science sectors supporting the intensive livestock industry.

As well as presentations from industry and academic partners, there will be ample time for networking with other attendees, members of the Programme Development Team, and discussing course entry procedures with the Royal Veterinary College's Graduate School.

Confirmed key speakers include:

  • Lord Curry of Kirkharle, Chairman of Council, The Royal Veterinary College
  • Stewart Houston, Chairman, British Pig Executive and National Pig Association
  • Richard Griffiths, Senior Executive Officer, British Poultry Council
  • Dr David McAllister, Head of Skills & Careers, BBSRC, and
  • Professor Stephen May, Deputy Principal, The Royal Veterinary College

The event will be held on 25 June 2013, from 5pm at The Royal Veterinary College in Camden, London.

Visit www.atp-ilhp.org/showcase-2013 for details and to book your place at the event.

The Advanced Training Partnership in Intensive Livestock Health and Production is funded by the BBSRC, under their ATP Programme announced in May 2011.

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