Regional Meetings & Workshops

International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE)
The International Poultry Scientific Forum is sponsored by the Southern Poultry Science Society, the Southern Conference on Avian Diseases, and U.S. Poultry & Egg Association. The forum presents information on industry topics such as environmental management, nutrition, physiology, pathology, processing and products, and avian diseases. The meeting will be held on February 12 - February 14, 2019. For more information visit their website:

The North Central Avian Disease Conference (NCADC)
will be held in conjunction with the 2018 Midwest Poultry Federation (MPF) and features a topic-rich agenda of various scientific presentations. It will be held on March 12-14, 2019 at the Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota. You can register through MPF, using the Registration Form, or register online at

68th Western Poultry Disease Conference (WPDC)
The 68th Western Poultry Disease Conference (WPDC) will be held April 3-6, 2019 at Puerto Vallarta, Mexico in conjunction with ANECA. You can register on the ANECA website:

2018 International Avian Respiratory Disease Conference
The 2018 International Avian Respiratory Disease Conference will focus on avian coronaviruses, avian paramyxoviruses, laryngotracheitis virus and complicating pathogens, such as avian metapneumoviruses and Mycoplasma spp. While emphasis will be placed on infectious bronchitis virus, and Newcastle disease virus, all viruses from these families will be included. Original research on epidemiology, molecular virology, pathogenesis, immunity, diagnosis, and control as they relate to these viruses will be covered.