Conference Program

VENUE: Kobe International Conference Center, Main Hall and Meeting Rooms 501-502
Registration Fee (Two Days): General Public/Adults Yen 5000, Students Yen 1000, (Free to children under school age)
TARGET: Animal-interest individuals, students and the general public


 

  Main Hall Meeting Room 501 Meeting Room 502
Saturday 12th
December
 9:00~12:00
Opening  Keynote Speech 
“Animal Rescue in the Wake of the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake” 
“Advisors Outline the Direction of This Conference”
※simultaneous translation
   
Saturday 12th
December
 13:00~16:00
Workshop I
“Crisis Management When Disaster Strikes”
Organizer : Secretariat
Cooperation: Headquarters for the Relief of Animals in Emergencies
※simultaneous translation
Workshop II
“Zoo Improvement / Enrichment”
Organizer & Chairperson: Dr. Yoshikazu Ueno Ph.D. Higashiyama Zoo & Botanical Garden
Cooperation : Japanese Association of Zoos and Aquariums (JAZA)
※simultaneous translation
Workshop III
“Welfare and Management of Farmed Animals”
Organizer : The Japanese Coalition for Animal Welfare
Joint Organizer:Laboratory of Animal Welfare (sponsored by Ishii Corp.), Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Tohoku University)
※Japanese only
Sunday 13th
December
 9:00~12:00
Workshop IV
“Shelter Animal Care – For Better Adoptions”
Organizer : Japan Animal Welfare Society
Cooperation : Hyogo Prefecture Animal Wellbeing Center
Supporting Company : Mars Japan Limited
※simultaneous translation
Workshop V
“Animal Care – Role of Animal Hospitals and Nurses”
Organizer : Japanese Veterinary Nursing Association (JVNA)
※Japanese only
Workshop VI
“Caring for Older Dogs”
Organizer & Chairperson : Veterinary Association of Kobe City
※Japanese only
Sunday 13th
December
 13:00~16:00
Workshop VII
“Nutritional Science for Pet Animals – Effect of Gut Health to Overall Health -”
Organizer : Secretariat
Cooperation:Japanese Society of Pet Animal Nutrition / AnimaTec OHSHIMA
Supporting Company : Nestle Purina PetCare
※simultaneous translation
Workshop VIII 
“Child Care and Animal Care”

Organizer : Japanese Animal Hospital Association (JAHA)
※Japanese only
Workshop IX
“Protection and Control of Wild Animals – Effective Use and Protection of Habitats”
Organizer : Secretariat
Cooperation: Hyogo Prefectural Homeland for the Oriental white Stork / Yezo Deer Association /
Wildlife Management Research Center, Hyogo / Hyogo Sikadeer Sustainable Use Working Group / Japan Bear Network
※Japanese only
Sunday 13th
December
16:00~
Closing Ceremony