IAHAIO 14th Triennial International Conference: 11-13 July 2016, Paris

IAHAIO is very proud to announce details of its forthcoming international conference in Paris, 11-13 July 2016. This conference provides a unique opportunity for students, researchers, practitioners from different professions and sectors (health, social care, veterinary care, animal welfare etc) to share in the latest findings and programmes across the globe in the exciting field of human-animal interactions. Our triennial conferences traditionally attract outstanding keynote speakers and we are delighted that Temple Grandin will be joining us  – further details on the programme and content will be provided on our website as speakers are confirmed.

Our website provides details of everything you need to know about the conference on our dedicated conference page - content, speakers, registration, accommodation/hotels, social event and how to submit an Abstract for presentation or workshop  at the conference. Please note that the Abstract deadline has been extended to 14th December.

Our mission for this conference is to share a new vision and status of HAI in society and we warmly extend an invitation to participate to all who wish to be part of this unveiling of a new paradigm. Paris is a most beautiful city and a perfect setting for our conference. Do join us for this unmissable event in the HAI calendar – early bird discounted rates are available now. Please see our conference flyer that can be displayed or circulated to interested friends and colleagues. 



IAHAIO Awards - Call for Nominations

IAHAIO sponsor three international awards, presented every three years, to acknowledge contributions made by individuals or institutions in the study of the human-companion animal relationship. This year, IAHAIO is proud to announce details of a new award, supported by Mars/WALTHAM in honour of the late Johannes Odendaal of South Africa, a pioneer in the field of HAI. Click here for further details of this award, as well as IAHAIO's two international awards, the IAHAIO Distinguished Scholar Award and the William F. McCulloch Award for Excellence in HAI Practice and Education. The extended closing date for nominations for all IAHAIO awards is 14th December 2015. Winners of all three awards will be announced at the Paris conference in 2016.

IAHAIO Triennial International Conference 2016, Paris

Abstract Submissions and Registration Open

We are delighted to let you know Abstracts for the next IAHAIO Triennial International Conference to be held 11-13 July 2016 in Paris can now be submitted for review. The deadline for abstract submissions has been extended to 14th December 2015.

Registration for the conference and social events is also now open. Visit our dedicated 2016 conference page and follow the link for abstract submissions and guidelines.