ATF events in 2022
In 2022, 2 events will be organised on the topic "Livestock emissions and the COP26 targets":
  • the 2nd one-day symposium of the ATF and the EAAP Commission on Livestock Farming Systems, September 05th, 2022, Porto, Portugal
  • the 12th ATF seminar, November 17th, 2022 - Brussels, Belgium
 

        

Programme of the 12th ATF seminar
The ATF seminar would like to engage discussion with farmers, industries, scientists, policy makers and with the society.
It is a follow up of the one-day Symposium of the ATF & Livestock Farming Systems Study Commission Session, EAAP Annual Meeting in Portugal on September 05th, 2022
 
Aim
This seminar aims to contribute to:
  • Address how research and innovation can support the livestock sector: needs in R&I to help the livestock sector to adapt to climate change and mitigate its emissions;
  • Provide input to European research and innovation agendas and to public policies to secure Europe’s role as a leading global provider of safe and healthy animal-derived products;
  • Engage a dialogue with various stakeholders;
  • Foster ownership by farmers and industries.

 

Thursday 17 November 2022
Programme
University Foundation - Brussels, Belgium
 
9:00
 
Welcome & introduction
By Frank O'Mara, ATF President - @FrankOMara8
9:05
 
 
 
Outcomes of the ATF-EAAP LFS Symposium, September 5th, 2022: Important messages & gaps in the discussion
By Frank O’Mara, ATF President - @FrankOMara8 & Michael Lee, President of the EAAP Commission on Livestock Farming Systems - @HarperAdamsUni - @EAAPofficial
9:20
 
 
Public policies: vision policy maker
By Colm Markey, Member of the European Parliament - Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development - @ColmMarkey
Policies and research: where do we stand?
9:40
 
 
EU policy tools to decrease emissions from the livestock sector
By Valeria Forlin, DG Clima, Unit C3: Low Carbon Solutions (III): Land Economy & Carbon Removals - @EUClimateAction
10:00
 
Taking another look at methane
By Michelle Cain, Cranfield Environment Centre - @CranfieldUni
10:20
 
 
Reduction and mitigation measures for livestock
By John Roche, Chief Science Adviser at New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) and Director of MPI On-Farm Support Services - @MPI_NZ
10:40
Coffee break
Strategies in practice: input from the field
11:00
 
Animals genetics
By Nicolas Gengler, Universty of Liège - @nicogengler - @UniversiteLiege
11:15
 
Feed additives
By Sinéad Waters, Teagasc & Livestock Research Group of the GRA - @SineadMWaters
11:30
 
Farming practices
By Thomas Duffy, CEJA - @TaeSavesLives - @_CEJA_
11:45
 
Dairy industry: use of an additive to reduce enteric methane
By Simon Bonnet, BEL Group - @belcorporate
12:00
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

PANEL DISCUSSION
with
  • John Roche, MPI - @MPI_NZ
  • Michelle Cain, Cranfield Environment Centre - @CranfieldUni
  • Wolfgang Burtscher, European Commission - Director General DG AGRI - @EUAgri
  • Pablo Manzano, Basque Centre for Climate Change - @BC3Research
And the audience.
Moderation by Ana Sofia Santos - @SofiaSantosAna & Ana Granados - @AnaGranadosChap, ATF Vice-presidents
13:00
 
Closing and lunch
By Frank O'Mara, ATF President - @FrankOMara8
 
 

        

Events
DateEventLocation
28/08/2023 18:00 EAAP Centre de congrès de Lyon
15/11/2023 09:00 13th ATF Seminar University Foundation - Brussels

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