XI European Symposium on Poultry Welfare

The next 26 to 29 June 2023, will take place the eleven European Symposium on Poultry Welfare in Prague (Czech Republic). 9 sessions are planned:


  • Welfare – part of poultry production sustainability
  • Welfare assessment (labelling, traceability, precision livestock farming, smart technologies)
  • Main welfare challenges (feather pecking, beak trimming, keel bone, bone strength in broilers)
  • Poultry killing, transport, slaughtering
  • Poultry breeding and welfare, epi-genetics, transgenic, ethics, editing genome
  • Alternative strategies to the killing of day-old male chicks
  • Welfare of day-old chicks, early nutrition and on-farm hatching
  • Poultry behaviour, cognition, enrichment
  • Best practices for poultry housing and management


More information is available on the event website: https://www.espw2023.org/