PRESENTERS ARE REQUESTED TO UPLOAD THEIR SLIDES IN ADVANCE ON GOOGLE DRIVE
General Info
Congress dates

September 21 (Tuesday) – 24 (Friday) 2021

Venues
Opening Ceremony and Welcome Cocktail on September 21st
Fiera di Padova – Hall 11 (Padiglione 11)
Via N. Tommaseo 59
35131 Padova – ITALY

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Sessions from 22nd to 24th September 2021
"Fiore di Botta"
Campus di Biologia e Biomedicina
University of Padova
Via del Pescarotto, 8 - 35131 Padova

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Parking

Congress participants will have the opportunity to park free of charge inside the "Fiera di Padova" which is less than 1km away from the Campus "Fiore di Botta" (10 minutes on foot).

Here are the available times for congress participants:

  • Tuesday 21 September: from 12.00 to 21.30
    Enter from the main entrance: Gate T (Cancello T) in Via Nicolò Tommaseo 
    and park in the spaces near HALL 1 (Padiglione 11)
     
  • 22, 23 and 24 September: from 08.00 to 20.30
    Enter from Gate L (Cancello L) in Via Rismondo
    and park in Parcheggio Nord. To reach the "Fiore di Botta" Campus, after parking,
    take Via S.L. Murialdo (off Via Rismondo), then Via del Pescarotto.
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Taxi
  • Radiotaxi Padova: 049 651333
  • AIRSERVICE - Collective taxi / shuttle to Venice and Treviso airports: 049 8704425 - booking@airserviceshuttle.it
Secretariat and Registration Desk times during the Congress
Date Venue Times
*Tuesday 21 Sept. Fiera di Padova 12.00 – 19.00
Wednesday 22 Sept. Fiore di Botta 07.30 – 15.30
Thursday 23 Sept. Fiore di Botta 08.00 – 20.00
Friday 24 Sept. Fiore di Botta 08.00 – 12.30

*On Tuesday, 21 September participants are kindly invited to arrive early at the Congress site (Fiera di Padova – Padiglione 11), so as to complete the COVID procedures before reaching the Secretariat Desk to collect their kit or register.

Registration

The registration fee includes:

  • Admission to the Scientific Sessions and the Exhibition Area
  • Conference kit
  • Abstract collection, available online as a supplement of the "Italian Journal of Animal Science"
  • Opening Ceremony on Tuesday, September 21 at the "Fiera di Padova" Hall 11 (Padiglione 11) at 17.30
  • Welcome Cocktail Dinner on Tuesday, September 21 at 19.30 at the "Fiera di Padova" to replace the "Typical Dinner" originally scheduled for Wednesday 22 September
  • Coffee breaks and lunches as shown in the programme
  • Certificate of attendance, to be downloaded from our system accessing one's personal area, after the congress
Cancellations

Cancellations must be notified in writing to the Organizing Secretariat; refunds will be made under the following conditions:

  • Until August 20, 2021: refund of 50% of registration fees received.
  • After August 20, 2021: no refund will be possible.

All refunds will be handled after the Meeting.

Badge

All participants will receive a badge, which they are requested to wear during all congress activities to be admitted to the scientific sessions and to the social programme.

Language

The official languages of the Meeting are English and Italian. Slides for oral presentation in English only.
Simultaneous translation will not be provided.

WiFi

Free WiFi connection at the congress venues:
- FIERA DI PADOVA - 21 September 
Wifi network: FPD-Convegni - password: ASPA2021

- FIORE DI BOTTA - 22,23,24 September 
details will be available on site

Mobile phones, photo and video

Participants are requested to keep their mobile phones switched off (or set to silent mode) in the session rooms.
Photography and video recordings are strictly prohibited during all scientific sessions.

Opening Ceremony

The Opening Ceremony will take place on Tuesday 21 September 2021 at the "Fiera di Padova" Hall 11 (Padiglione 11) at 17.30 and will be followed by a Welcome Cocktail Dinner.

Working lunches

On Wednesday 22 and Thursday 23 September, working lunches will be served from 12.30 to 14.00 at the nearby canteen "Mensa Nord Piovego". This canteen offers a variety of menus to cater for all dietary needs of ASPA attendees.

Dal congresso alla mensa

  1. → "Fiera di Padova" (Via Niccolò Tommaseo, 59, Padova)
  2. → Campus "Fiore di Botta" (Via del Pescarotto, 8, Padova)
  3. → "Mensa Nord Piovego" (Viale Giuseppe Colombo, 1, Padova)
Social Dinner

The Social Dinner will be held on the evening of Thursday 23 September in the cloister of the "Casa di Ospitalità San Marco" in Abano Terme (Monteortone area).
A transfer service by private bus will be organized, with departure at 20.00 from the Campus "Fiore di Botta" and return to Padova at the end of the evening.
Chiostro San Marco

GUIDELINES FOR ORAL PRESENTATIONS

Apart from the first day at the "Fiera di Padova", with plenary lectures only, the Congress at the Campus "Fiore di Botta" is organized in parallel sessions.
Due to anti-Covid provisions, in case of excessive turnout, the session will be connected live with an adjacent room. The duration of each oral presentation is 15 minutes (10 minutes for the presentation and 5 minutes for questions and discussion).
Slides are to be in English, the actual presentations may be either in Italian or in English.
Presenters are requested to adhere strictly to the allocated speaking time.
All presentations will have to be based on Microsoft PowerPoint 2003 or later versions – slides
sized for On-screen Show (16:9).
If you have movies/audio files in your presentation, please check in advance very carefully that it runs smoothly. Note that movie and audio files are typically not embedded in your PowerPoint file.
Therefore, be sure to bring with you all the original movie/audio files (.mpeg, .avi, .mpg, .wav, etc.) and report to the "Slide Centre" in advance.
Speakers are requested to upload their power point files in Google Drive in advance, see below; for safety, please bring your presentation also in a USB Flash drive, mobile hard disk or DVD.

IMPORTANT MESSAGE!

To avoid gatherings in the Slide Centre, presenters of oral interventions are requested to upload their power point presentations in advance on GOOGLE DRIVE by Saturday 18 September as follows:

  1. Renameyour power point file according to this sample:
    SESSION number_Presentation Code number_Presenter Surname
    ex: SESSION 06_O026_Pegolo
  2. Access this link:https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1VQ7YT9CoKU_mLKLjVtl8HSS0-0HF-4sB?usp=sharing
  3. Click on “ACCEDI” (top right) >> insert your email credentials (username + password)

You will see 4 folders, one for each day: drag or copy your file inside the folder when your presentation is due (to copy, click on “NUOVO” >> “CARICAMENTO DI FILE” and upload your file.

PLEASE NOTE:
In consideration of concerns about privacy and data protection, we have instructed technicians to download and remove files from GOOGLE DRIVE twice a day. If you don't feel comfortable with Google drive anyway, as an alternative you can send your presentation slides through www.wetransfer.com, send to the following email address: infoaspapadova2021@gmail.com

Authors with Apple-based presentations should make sure they are saved in a PC-compatible format.
Speakers will not be allowed to use their own laptop.

GUIDELINES FOR POSTER PRESENTATIONS

All authors presenting a poster are asked to print their poster. Posters will be on display for informal viewing at the "Fiore di Botta" venue; poster presenters are invited to be by their posters during the respective Poster Sessions.
Poster size (max): 55 cm (width) x 100 cm (height) > portrait (vertical) orientation
Pins or tape to hang your poster will be provided. All authors presenting a poster are asked to print it and bring it to the congress.Two poster sessions have been scheduled during the morning Coffee Breaks and the Lunch breaks, one on Wednesday 22nd and one on Thursday 23rd September.
Posters included in the first session (from P001 to P071) must be put up on 22nd September from 08.00 to 10.00 and removed at the end of the day.
Posters included in the second session (from P072 to P174) must be put up on 23rd September from 08.00 to 10.00 and removed at the end of the day.
Please check on the Final the board number corresponding to your poster.
The ASPA Congress is not responsible for posters and materials left after the end of the congress.

2nd edition of the "ASPA Young Researchers Competition - Oral Presentations"

To promote and stimulate young researchers, the Animal Science and Production Association (ASPA), in collaboration with Italian Journal of Animal science (IJAS), and with the economic support of the Organizing Committee of the 23rd ASPA 2019 Congress of Sorrento (Na), organizes the second edition of the "ASPA Young Researchers Competition - Oral Presentations" with the aim to select the best 5 papers presented as oral communications at the 24th ASPA Congress.
The awarding of the best communications is scheduled for September, 23th at 17.00 in Room Galileo.

2nd edition of the "ASPA Young Researchers Competition - Posters"

To promote and stimulate young researchers, the Animal Science and Production Association (ASPA), with the economic support of the Organizing Committee of the 23rd ASPA 2019 Congress of Sorrento (Na), organizes the second edition of the "ASPA Young Researchers Competition - Posters" with the aim to select the best 5 posters presented at the 24th ASPA Congress.
The awarding of the best posters is scheduled for September, 23th at 17.00 in Room Galileo.

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