fbpx

Conference Programme

28 September – 30 September 2021

Keep an eye on the programme below to find out what presentations will be taking place at this year’s event!

Time
Session Title
Speaker
09:00 - 09:15
Opening Address
Christine Middlemiss
09:15 - 10:15
Vet Shortages: Where Are We Up To and What Can You Do? A Discussion
James Russell
Break (15 minutes)
10:30 - 11:30
The Misery of Dr House – How Fierce Compassion and Appreciative Inquiry Can Empower You and Your Team
Olivia Ogińska
Break (15 minutes)
11:45 - 12:45
Microchips – A Look at Some of the Issues Around Them
Dr Peter Scott
Lunch (45 minutes)
13:30 - 14:30
African Swine Fever in 2021: Do We Need to Worry?
Leonardo Benito de Valle
Break (15 minutes)
14:45 - 15:45
That Toxic One – Managing Incivility at Work and Resolving Intra-Team Conflicts
Olivia Ogińska
Break (15 minutes)
16:00 - 17:00
Q&A on the Export of Companion Animals and Completion of AHCs
Ana Belen Obeso Prieto, Gideon Smit, Philippa Liles
Time
Session Title
Speaker
09:00 - 09:15
Welcome Back
Andrew Carrington
09:15 - 10:15
TB Policy Updates from England, Scotland and Wales
Claire Wade, David Harris, Patricia Touw
Break (15 minutes)
10:30 - 11:30
bTB Cattle Vaccination Programme
Dr Phil Hogarth
Break (15 minutes)
11:45 - 12:45
The Rise of 𝘉𝘳𝘶𝘤𝘦𝘭𝘭𝘢 𝘤𝘢𝘯𝘪𝘴 Cases in the UK; How to Recognise It and What Should We Do About It?
Sam Holland
Lunch (45 minutes)
13:30 - 14:30
Avian Influenza Update
Caroline Wilson, Sascha Van Helvoort
Break (15 minutes)
14:45 - 15:45
Equine Herpes Virus – European Outbreak 2021
Ana Velloso Alvarez
Break (15 minutes)
16:00 - 17:00
𝘉𝘳𝘶𝘤𝘦𝘭𝘭𝘢 and Beyond: The Importance of Screening Imported Dogs for Exotic Parasites
Ian Wright
Time
Session Title
Speaker
09:00 - 09:15
Welcome Back
Andrew Carrington
09:15 - 10:15
WHO is Looking at WHAT on YOUR Signed Export Certificates?
Philippa Liles
Break (15 minutes)
10:30 - 11:30
How Will the New EU Animal Health Regulations Affect Future Exports? And an Introduction to the New e-Trade System
John Briggs
Break (15 minutes)
11:45 - 12:45
Import Control Operations at the Border Control Post
Jose A. Arruga
Lunch (45 minutes)
13:30 - 14:30
Certification of Product Exports to the EU
Simon Hall
Break (15 minutes)
14:45 - 15:45
Lesson in Unlearning – AHCs!
Philippa Liles
Break (15 minutes)
16:00 - 17:00
Q&A on the Export of Animal Products for Human Consumption
Arjen Brouwer, Heather Escala, John Briggs, Jose A. Arruga, Simon Hall

Accessing the OV Conference Online

The OV Conference Online is managed within a safe and secure Conference Space; ticket holders will be emailed log in details for this in the week before the Conference. Links for live broadcasts will then be made available within the Conference Space, and presentations will be streamed using Zoom. These can be watched on any device with an internet connection, though for the best experience we do recommend using a desktop computer or a laptop.

During the Conference, you will receive a daily email notification reminding you of each day’s programme. There will be 6 talks per day, and plenty of breaks. You can view the full programme by clicking here.

Once logged in to the Conference Space, you will not only be able to join any live presentations, but also watch those that have already taken place (every presentation will be recorded and made available to watch within the next two working days) and make the most of opportunities to network with other delegates.

Find out more in our FAQs.