Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

8:00pm – 10:00pm Early On-Site Registrations & Light Refreshments  Kinnear Centre 203

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

*all sessions take place in Max Bell Auditorium

7:00am – 8:00am Breakfast Vista’s Dining Room
7:15am Registration
8:00am – 8:15am Opening Remarks & Early Bird Draw –Ron Jones, 2017 Conference Chair
8:15am – 9:00am Western Disease Update, Dr. Tom Inglis, Poultry Health
9:00am – 9:45am Eastern Disease Update, Dr. Mike Petrik
9:45am – 10:30am Dr McMillan Case Study, Dr. Tom Inglis, Poultry Health
10:30am-11:00am NETWORKING BREAK
11:00am – 12:00pm Student Research Project Updates
12:00pm-1:30pm Lunch  Vista’s Dining Room
1:30pm – 2:15pm Practical Tips for Respiratory Disease Vaccination, Greg Brown
2:15pm – 3:00pm Broiler & Breeder, Ross Pratt
3:00pm – 3:30pm NETWORKING BREAK
3:30pm – 4:30pm Panel Discussion: Feed
Mark Nelson, Cargill Animal Nutrition

Martin Clunies, Grand Valley Fortifiers Ltd.

Shawn Fairbairn, Poultry Partners

Steve Laycock, Real Solutions Plus

6:30pm – 9:30pm 2017 Poultry Industry Awards Dinner
Kinnear Centre 203
Followed by Fun Casino


Thursday, October 5th, 2017

7:00am – 8:00am Breakfast   Vista’s Dining Room
8:00am – 8:15am Welcome & Early Bird Draw , Ron Jones, 2017 Conference Chair
8:15am – 9:00am Animal Welfare & AMU Global Pressure
and the Canadian Situation, Robin Horel
9:00am – 9:45am LED Lighting, Dr. Bernie Beckman, Hyline NA
9:45am – 10:30am Practical pH Shifting In Water and Litter for Pathogenic
Bacterial Reduction in ABF Production, Blake Gibson
10:30am-10:45am NETWORKING BREAK
10:45am-11:30am Gut Health, TBC
11:30am-12:30am Development of Poultry Handling and Transportation
Manual Hatchery to Shackle, Al Dam, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food & Rural Affairs
12:30pm-12:40pm 2017 Closing Remarks
12:40pm Lunch Vistas Dining Room