About Congress


The 54th Congress of International Society of Applied Ethology will be held from 2nd to 6th August, 2021

ISAE 2021 is going online in 2021, while maintaining the overall theme and scientific themes that were foreseen for the congress in Bangalore, India! The congress will take place from 2 to 6 August 2021. Abstract submission is now open through: https://isae2021.exordo.com/login. Submission of abstracts will be possible until 15 March 2021.

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Congress Theme

Developing animal behaviour and welfare: Real solutions for real problems

Focus Areas

1. Management of free-roaming animals (dogs, cattle etc)

2. Human behaviour change for animal welfare

3. Wild animal – human conflict

4. Application of technology to applied animal behaviour and welfare

5. Welfare of working animals

6. Behaviour and welfare of bovids

7. Farm animal production and anti-microbial resistance

8. Welfare of animals used in research and teaching

Important Dates

Abstract submission opens – 1st February 2021
Deadline for abstract submission – 15th March 2021
Intimation of Paper Acceptance – 15th May 2021
Registration opens – 1st June 2021
Deadline for Early-bird registration – 15th June 2021
Draft programme announced – 1st June 2021
Final programme announced – 30th June 2021

Registration Fee

Category Fee
Early Bird Full
ISAE member: student, retired, unemployed 75 Euros 100 Euros
Student, retired, unemployed non-member1 100 Euros 125 Euros
ISAE member 125 Euros 150 Euros
Non ISAE member1 150 Euros 175 Euros
Low to upper middle income country2 25 Euros 50 Euros

1Not a member, but interested in applying for ISAE membership? Please see: Become A Member (applied-ethology.org)

2ISAE will follow the World Bank Classification regarding the decision whether countries belong to the high, middle or low income countries. Please see: https://datahelpdesk.worldbank.org/knowledgebase/articles/906519

For any further information please contact: t.b.rodenburg@uu.nl

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