Overview of 2015 International Symposium on Animal Environment and Welfare held in Chongqing, China
On October 24-25, 2015 International Symposium on Animal Environment and Welfare (ISAEW2015), jointly sponsored by the International Research Center for Animal Environment and Welfare (IRCAEW) and the Chinese Society of Agricultural Engineering, was convened in Chongqing Academy of Animal Sciences (CAAS), Chongqing, China. Prof. Baoming Li from China Agricultural University (CAU) and Distinguished Prof. Hongwei Xin from Iowa State University were the Co-Chairs of ISAEW2015, and Prof. Zuohua Liu from CAAS chaired the Organizing Committee. Prof. Jun Bao, President of Northeast Agriculture University, China, presided over the opening ceremony. Prof. Xiwen Luo, an Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, presented the challenges and shared his thoughts on the sustainable development of animal production industry in China in the opening remarks.
This article is from International Journal of Agricultural and Biological Engineering 8 (2015): 179–180.