Theme: Understanding animal behaviour

Topics in short:

  • The world of animals: senses and perception

  • Animal learning and cognition

  • Maternal and neonatal behaviour

  • Animal affective states

  • Social behaviour of animals

  • Applying ethology in the keeping of animals

  • Animal stress responses

  • Human-animal interactions

  • Free papers

Important dates:

  • 15 November 2016: Abstract submission opens

  • 8 December 2016: Registration opens

  • 5 February 2017: Ordinary abstract submission closes

  • 19 February 2017: Deadline submission of additional abstracts

  • 8 May 2017: Abstract acceptance notification

  • 22 May 2017: Deadline early bird registration

  • 30 July 2017: Online registration closes

  • 7-10 August 2017: Conference