Australasian Dairy Science Symposium 2012

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Call for abstracts open

Authors have  the option of seeking a poster or oral presentation

Feb 10

Conference registration opens

April 30

Call for abstracts close


May 19

Notification to successful and unsuccessful authors, including advice on paper type (poster or oral)

June 13

Full papers submitted for peer review by editorial committee. Invited speakers 14 page limit; selected speakers 4 page limit

Aug 1

Peer review complete and papers returned to authors

Aug 30

All authors to submit final paper together with cover note that describes how they have addressed the requested changes.

Conference registration and payment must be made when lodging final paper for all contributing authors.

Sept 15

Conference Registrations close

Nov 12


Nov 19-21


We are pleased to call for abstracts under the following themes:

  1. Dairy Systems
  2. Environment
  3. Young Stock
  4. Forages
  5. Parasitology & Mycotoxins
  6. Nutrition and Animal Health

Abstracts (300-600 words) are required by May 19 and should be submitted via this page using the Abstract Submission form. It is essential that abstracts are received using the standard conference abstract template. Please click here to download the template which carries all the instructions.

Authors will be notified of their abstract’s acceptance (as an offered paper or poster) or otherwise by June 13 and will have until Friday August 1 to submit their full paper. Authors must be paid in full as conference attendees by this date in order to have their paper included in the proceedings.

  • Selected authors invited to present orally will be required to submit a full paper for peer review totalling 4 pages of Calibri 11 point;
  • Contributing authors invited to submit a poster (AO size, vertical) will be required to submit an abridged paper for peer review totalling 2 pages of Calibri 11 point;

Click here to submit your abstract